Conference Details

The historic University city of Durham provides the setting for the next SGT Annual Conference. Collingwood College are hosting the SGT. You are warmly invited to join us at this ancient University next September, to celebrate that most ancient of materials - Glass! As with each of its predecessors, this conference will draw together those who are at the forefront of glass science. Click here to see the topics likely to be covered in this conference and some guidelines for those who wish to offer papers.

For the best part of a century the Society of Glass Technology has been seeking to serve the world-wide glass community - for a brief history of its activities please click here.

The Conference Organising Committee includes prominent academics and industrialists with long experience in various fields of glass studies click  here   for details.


Each year the Annual Conference of the Society of Glass Technology has had parallel streams, one of which has focused on the History and Heritage aspects of glass studies. In 2014 the Society is as part of its Annual Conference hosting the fourth in a series of International Conferences devoted to glass science in art and conservation. For more details of GLASSAC14 please click here