Vitro Architectural Glass

Sponsored Architectural Events, Trade Shows & Panels

Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG glass) is coming to a city near you. Visit us at one of our sponsored architectural events across the United States to learn more about Vitro Glass’s commitment to glass innovation.

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2021

  • The Vitro Virtual Booth
    As industry events continue virtually, Vitro Architectural Glass has created a digital exhibit to provide design professionals with an experience similar to that of an in-person event.

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  • Vino with Vitro – Virtual
    February 11, 2021, 6:00 PM EST
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond.

  • FGIA Virtual Annual Conference – Virtual
    February 23–25, 2021 
    Vitro is a proud Silver-sponsor of the FGIA Virtual Annual Conference. 

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  • Vino with Vitro: Taste Through Italy – Virtual

    March 18, 2021, 8:00 PM EST (6:00 PM MST)
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore three Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond.

  • Vino with Vitro: Taste Through Italy – Virtual
    March 25, 2021, 6:00 PM EST (4:00 PM MST)
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore three Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond.

  • Vino with Vitro: Comparing Pinot Noirs – Virtual
    April 15, 2021, 8:00 PM EST (6:00 PM MST)
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond. In this session, we will be tasting Willamette Valley Vineyards Whole Cluster Pinot Noir and Meiomi Pinot Noir.

  • Vino with Vitro: Comparing Pinot Noirs – Virtual
    April 22, 2021, 6:00 PM EST (4:00 PM MST) 
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond. In this session, we will be tasting Willamette Valley Vineyards Whole Cluster Pinot Noir and Meiomi Pinot Noir.

  • Vino with Vitro: White Wines: Chardonnay, Pinot Gris & Riesling – Virtual
    May 13, 2021, 8:00 PM EST (6:00 PM MST)
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond.

  • Vino with Vitro: White Wines: Chardonnay, Pinot Gris & Riesling – Virtual
    May 20, 2021, 6:00 PM EST (4:00 PM MST) 
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines, from their compositions to origins to aromas and beyond.

  • Glass TEXpo™ ’21 – San Antonio, TX
    May 20–21, 2021
    Glass TEXpo™ ’21 brings qualified customers and prospects together to learn about the latest products and services in the industry. This biennial event continues to provide the architectural glass and metal industry with top-notch education, training and networking opportunities.

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  • Vino with Vitro:  Cabernet Sauvignons – Virtual
    June 24, 2021, 8:00 PM EST
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines: Bluewing Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma, CA) and Chateau Ste Michelle Canoe Ridge Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Horse Heaven Hills, WA).

  • Vino with Vitro – Virtual
    July 15, 2021
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore two Vitro-curated wines: Bluewing Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma, CA) and Chateau Ste Michelle Canoe Ridge Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Horse Heaven Hills, WA).

  • Facades+ Texas Conference  – Dallas, TX
    July 22, 2021
    Facades+ Dallas will be The Architect’s Newspaper’s first in-person event of 2021. The full day conference will feature a morning of panel dialogue and presentations and an afternoon of manufacturer led workshops. 

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  • Architectural Record Tall Buildings Symposium  – Dallas, TX
    July 28-29, 2021
    Join Architectural Record on July 28 and 29 for six CE webinars that explore technologies involved in designing the tall buildings of tomorrow. Earn up to 6 AIA LU/HSW. Vitro Architectural Glass will be presenting the Understanding Low-E Coatings course.

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  • Facades+ Conference – New York, NY
    August 5-6, 2021
    Facades+ bring together some of the world’s most productive building professionals for two days of workshops, presentations and an expo to meet with industry-leading manufacturers of every possible product.

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  • GlassBuild America – Atlanta, GA
    September 13-15, 2021
    Vitro Architectural Glass is a sponsor of GlassBuild America, the largest annual gathering place for the entire glass, window and door industries in the Americas. Produced by the National Glass Association, GlassBuild America is where buyers and sellers meet and learn how to solve their most pressing challenges

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  • Zak World of Facades Egypt – Cairo, Egypt
    September 21, 2021
    Vitro Architectural Glass is an Associate Sponsor of Zak World of Facades Egypt, an international conference series on design and engineering. The event will showcase sustainable innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to the building envelope and will also display latest technological solutions from leading solution providers.

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  • Annual AIA Palm Beach Foundation for Architecture Golf Tournament – Delray Beach, FL
    September 24, 2021
    The sixth Annual AIA Palm Beach Foundation for Architecture Golf Tournament features a morning of golf and refreshments followed by an awards lunch. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Foundation's scholarship fund.

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  • Annual AIA Alabama Center for Architecture (ACFA) Golf Tournament – Birmingham, AL
    October 7, 2021
    The 25th Annual ACFA Golf Tournament features a morning of golf and refreshments followed by an awards lunch. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the ACFA's educational outreach programs and the ACFA Scholarship Program.

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  • Facades+ Conference – Chicago, IL
    October 8, 2021
    Vitro Architectural Glass is a Platinum Sponsor of the Facades+ Conference - Chicago event, which includes exciting presentations, robust dialogue and educational opportunities on all things building skin.

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  • Facades+ Conference – Washington, D.C.
    October 14, 2021
    Facades+, hosted by The Architect’s Newspaper, is an event filled with tailor-made presentations and robust dialogue on high-level detailing of all things building skin. Vitro Architectural Glass is a proud Silver Sponsor.

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  • Facades+ Conference – Boston, MA
    October 26, 2021
    Vitro is a Platinum Sponsor of the long-awaited Facades+ Boston conference, hosted by the Architect's Newspaper (AN). Join us for a full day of panels, robust dialogue and tailor-made presentations from AN's CE|Strong Live program. 

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  • PBX21 – Honolulu, HI
    October 28, 2021
    CSI Honolulu's annual tradeshow, PBX21, brings together local AEC professionals for a showcase of products and services, expert-led, AIA-accredited seminars and a hosted lunch and pau hana reception.

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  • Specifications Consultants in Independent Practice (SCIP) Annual Meeting – Grapevine, TX
    October 31–November 2, 2021
    The annual membership meeting combined with the annual business meeting includes education seminars, member open forum and an all-day specifications education session on Sunday, October 31, 2021. 

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  • Facades+ Conference – Los Angeles, CA
    November 11–12, 2021
    Vitro is a proud Platinum Sponsor of Facades+ Los Angeles. The two-day event includes tailor-made presentations, exhibitions and robust dialogue on high-level detailing of all things building skin. 

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  • Vino with Vitro — What to Drink on Thanksgiving Under $20
    November 12, 2021, 7:00 PM EST
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field and is worth 1 AIA LU credit. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore wine flavor characteristics and how/why they pair well with foods.
  • Women in Design+Construction Conference – Virtual
    December 1–3, 2021
    Building Design+Construction's Women in Design+Construction Conference brings together 200+ AEC women leaders for professional development, leadership training and networking. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will also host a Vino with Vitro session on December 1 at 5:20 PM (EST).

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  • Facades+ Conference – Seattle, WA
    December 3, 2021

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  • Vino with Vitro — What to Drink for the Holidays Under $20
    December 16, 2021, 7:00 PM EST
    Developed for design professionals, this free, virtual drink-and-learn event will review foundational wine tasting concepts used by experts in the field and is worth 1 AIA LU Credit. Our Northwest region National Architectural Manager—and resident sommelier—Chris Fronsoe, will explore wine flavor characteristics and how/why they pair well with foods.

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2022

  • Glass Expo Southeast '22 – Orlando, FL
    January 6–7, 2022
    Glass Expo Southeast™ '22 is a two-day event that includes informational seminars, an extensive trade show floor of industry suppliers and vast networking opportunities for those in the architectural glass and metal industry.

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