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Blue-Chip Solar Panel Presentation Slated for GlassBuild America

Post Time:Mar 09,2009Classify:Industry NewsView:429

Executives from several of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers and supplier firms have agreed to participate in a high-profile, interactive panel discussion at the year’s largest and most important showcase for the North American glass industry.

The blue-chip panel presentation will be held in conjunction with GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo® on October 1st at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Panelists will offer a comprehensive overview of the global industry, including the latest solar panel research, current and long-term market trends and developments in both photovoltaic and mirror technologies.

The panel discussion, presented by the Global Fair Alliance (

Panelists representing top companies in both the domestic and global solar panel markets, include:
Steve Coonen, Vice President of Applied Solar
Dr. Gerald Fine, President & CEO of SCHOTT North America
Daniel Lau, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., Managing Director of XYG GLASS, a division of Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd
Scott Thomsen, Chief Technology Officer and Group Vice President of Guardian Industries Corp.

"We’re very pleased to add this groundbreaking session to the agenda for our 2009 show," said David Walker, NGA vice president of association services. "GlassBuild America has long been the most important annual gathering of the North American glass industry, and we believe our attendees will value this comprehensive overview of the rapidly evolving solar movement."

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Source: National Glass Association Author: shangyi

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