Clearview North May 2013 - Issue 138 - Page 28

INDUSTRYNEWS DIARY DATES GRAND DESIGNS LIVE 2013 CHINAPLAS 2013 TIMBER EXPO 4th May, ExCel, London 13:00 The Big Debate - Self Build Gets Real Housing Minister the Mark Prisk MP and a panel of experts joins Kevin McCloud to discuss how ordinary people can benefit - and to launch National Self Build Week. 7th May, 12:00 Making sense of planning for self builders Planning Minster Nick Boles MP shares the latest knowledge with Grand Designs Live’s resident experts in this baffling but crucially important area. What are the latest developments that will affect how you build your home? 14:30 The Big Debate: The Green Deal The Rt Hon Gregory Barker MP, Minister of State in the Department for Energy and Climate Change explains how the Green Deal, set up by the Government, will actually work for real people. Kevin McCloud and the National Self Build Association’s Ted Stevens take this National Self Build Week opportunity to ask the questions. granddesignslive@fasttrackagency.com NATIONAL SELF BUILD WEEK May 20th - 23rd 2013, Guangzhou, China The largest plastics and rubber fair in the Asia Pacific region and one of the top International Plastics shows in the world. The 27th International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries is expected to reach 220,000 sqm with over 2,800 exhibitors and 105,000 visitors. The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is offering companies the opportunity to exhibit within a British or Irish Pavilion, providing companies with an excellent, high profile and cost-effective way to explore and increase exposure in this exciting market. www.bpf.co.uk/Events/Chinaplas.aspx GPD (Glass Performance Days) China 24 & 25 September 13, NEC Birmingham TRADA Technology has announced Timber Expo will be relocating to the NEC Birmingham in September 2013, showcasing an expanded range of timber technologies and wood products together with the widest display of innovative applications for timber. Entry to the exhibition is free- simply register at www.timber-expo.co.uk/book TIMBER EXPO 22 - 23 May, Beijing, China (in conjunction with China Glass 2013) Conference Theme: Energy Management in Buildings - Is this the future of glass technology in developing economies? www.gpd.fi/en/Conferences/GPD-China/ GPD (Glass Performance Days) FINLAND 2013 24 & 25 September 13, NEC Birmingham TRADA Technology has announced Timber Expo will be relocating to the NEC Birmingham in September 2013, showcasing an expanded range of timber technologies and wood products together with the widest display of innovative applications for timber. Entry to the exhibition is free- simply register at www.timber-expo.co.uk/book glasstec 2014 4th - 12th May 2013. Newly launched for this year, businesses from across the sector will be involved in supporting the Week, and individual self builders or groups are expected to arrange a programme of local events nationwide. More information will be available via the Grand Designs Live and National Self Build Association (NaSBA) websites. Organised by the NaSBA and Grand Designs Live and supported by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). granddesignslive.com/nationalselfbuildweek and nasba.org.uk/nsbw. GREENBUILD EXPO 2013 13 Jun 2013 - 15 Jun 2013 (Workshops on June 11-12) Tampere, Finland, To register and book visit www.gpd.fi Glass Technology, Design and Sustainability, 21 to 24 October 2014, Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre, Germany (Incorporating solarpeq – International Trade Fair for Solar Production Equipment) The world’s largest glass trade fair, glasstec stands out with its unique array of different ranges across all stages of the value chain as well as its versatile special themes and conferences. From June 2013 interested companies can register for glasstec 2014, which will once again become the global meeting point for decision-makers from throughout the “glass world”. For more information visit www.glasstec-online.com organised by www.glaston.net THE 2013 AECB (the sustainable building association) ANNUAL CONFERENCE & AGM 8th - 9th May 2013, Manchester Central The UK’s newest sustainable building and refurbishment event, an essential and informative event for the construction industry covering everything from training opportunities and renewable technologies to sustainable materials and legislation updates. www.greenbuildexpo.co.uk 12th and 13th July, University of Bradford, The 2013 AECB Conference themes are goin Ѽqѡ䁉ե̀х݅ѕˊtݥѠ́ݡЁЁ́٥ݽɭݕͥѡ䰁хե̰́ݕ́ͥեѡͼѡЁ݅ѕȃLѡȁݕѡȄȁɔɵѥ٥ͥа$$ܹ() ٥܁ݕ́́ȁ䁕̸ٕ)A͔͕х́єݥѠхЁյ́ݕͥєɕ͕̰Ѽ()٥ܵլ((()Q!5d́%MMUMA=9M=I dUI1`()Qɕɔ٥ͥЁܹ٥ܵլ((