The first GPD China was organized in 1994. After a few year’s break, the true GPD China tradition began in 2004 in Beijing. The event gathered then an audience of 180 participants. Since 2004 , it has been held every year alternately between the cities of Shanghai and Beijing with around 300 attendees each year. Since 2014, the event is being organized every two years.
The event is held in conjunction with China Glass, one of the most respected trade fairs in Asia.The organizers of the event are Glaston, China Buildings Material Academy and China Building Material Test and Certification Center. The 2018 edition of the event will be held on the 17th of April in Shanghai China. More information will be released and published on this site very soon.
Across the glass industry supply chain, digital solutions are increasingly being adopted to enhance efficiency in the production, processing and use of glass in buildings and vehicles. GPD China 2018, among other subjects, will take a deeper look at the current and future digital solutions for the glass industry.
We are now calling for papers for the sessions proposed below:
Use of glass In Buildings
Glass production & Processing
Business and market trends
Glass for electronic applications
Read more in Calling for Papers GPD China 2018 Brochure in English or Chinese.