Accelerating Sustainable Innovation in the Glass Industry: Glaston and VELUX Group Collaborate on Step Change Base Camp 2023
We are thrilled to announce the collaboration between Glaston, a leading provider of glass processing technologies and lifecycle services, and the VELUX Group, a global leader in roof windows and skylights, on the upcoming Step Change Base Camp 2023 event. This remarkable event will take place during the Glass Performance Days (GPD) 2023 conference, aiming to drive sustainable innovation in the glass industry while addressing global environmental challenges.
Recognizing the urgent need for sustainable change within the building sector, the VELUX Group and Glaston have designed the Step Change Base Camp 2023 to focus on critical topics such as energy efficiency, carbon reduction commitments, and sustainable emerging technology solutions. The primary objective is to develop and promote new innovations throughout the glass industry value chain, fostering connections between start-up and scale-up entrepreneurs and industry professionals worldwide to drive sustainable change together.
Taking the Lead: Velux’s Commitment to Sustainability
“In VELUX, we have an ambitious sustainability strategy, and we are dedicated to driving the building sector towards a more sustainable future. Step Change provides a perfect opportunity for stakeholders in the glass industry to come together and champion sustainable innovations. By partnering with Glaston, we can make a genuine impact on how the industry approaches sustainability,” says Dr. Tyler Leighton Moersch, Lead Specialist in Advanced Material Technology at the VELUX Group.
Glaston’s Enthusiasm for the Partnership
Sasu Koivumäki, Chief Sales Officer and Deputy CEO of Glaston, expressed his excitement about the collaboration: “At Glaston, we are thrilled to team up with VELUX for the upcoming Step Change Base Camp 2023. We share the same values of opening doors for new technologies and solutions. We firmly believe that collaboration is the key to accelerating continuous and meaningful development within our industry.”
Step Change Base Camp 2023: Inspiring New Ideas and Collaborations
First introduced in connection with Glass Performance Days in 2017, Step Change has become a highly anticipated event within the industry. This year, the event will take place during the GPD 2023 conference from June 14-16 in Tampere, Finland. Attendees can look forward to expert-led workshops, presentations, networking opportunities, and keynote speeches, all aimed at inspiring new ideas and collaborations that contribute to the sustainable development of the glass industry. The success of the Step Change event has strongly supported the core objective of GPD, which focuses on fostering the development of the glass industry through the exchange of ideas, concepts, and innovations.
Join Us and Shape the Future of the Glass Industry
Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to be part of the solution and help shape the future of the glass industry. Register now for GPD 2023 and join us at Step Change Base Camp 2023 to learn, collaborate, and contribute to the sustainable development of our industry.
Learn more about Step Change and GPD 2023.
Source: Glaston Corporation with additional information added by Apazone