15th Int. Seminar on Furnace Design – Operation & Process Simulation – REVIEW

May 22-23, 2019 – Velke Karlovice, Czech Republic

Every two years GLASS SERVICE sponsors an educational furnace design seminar in the Czech Republic for the benefit of its customers.

The Seminar was held on 22-23 May 2019 at the beautiful and relaxing Hotel Horal mountain resort in Velke Karlovice, Czech Republic.

It was open to all wanting to learn more about Industry 4.0 and the optimization of their glass melting furnaces with CFD simulation.

In conjunction with the Seminar, on 21 May, the ICG Technical Committee 15 & 21 Meeting and the GS Glass Furnace Model (GFM) User Meeting were held.

The event was attended by about 150 glass experts from all over the world including USA, Mexico, Japan, India, Saudi Arabia, Russia, New Zealand and several European nations including UK.

The 2019 Seminar focussed on presentations that provided solutions to reduce the CO2 emissions by 40% or more by the year 2030, following the Paris Climate agreement.

Next Seminar will be held on 22-23 September 2021.