2017 Symposium Contacts

2017 Symposium Contacts   PHONE NUMBER Email Symposium Co-Chairs      Bob Singer 225-644-5858    Jack Korfhage 225-933-2614         Allan B. Brown Regular Member Seminars    Kevin Teaford 801-581-7592         Artistic Auction      Stephan Peirce 512-680-8415     Read More …

2017 Lathe Flame Off Challenge

Exciting News The American Scientific Glassblowers Society and Gravlab will hold a Flame-Off Challenge in Austin, Texas during the ASGS 2017 Symposium and Exposition. This Lathe Flame-Off competition will award prizes to the winners in the People’s Choice, Artistic, and Functionality categories. Each team will Read More …

2017 Keynote Lecture

ASGS Keynote Lecture, Austin TX, July 27 2017 Liebig’s Kaliapparat and the Origins of Scientific Glassblowing Abstract In the fall of 1830, a young chemist named Justus Liebig developed a new piece of apparatus for organic analysis called the Kaliapparat (potash bulbs). Using the Kaliapparat, Read More …

2017 Exhibitor Group Junior Sponsorship

A.S.G.S. Exhibitor Group Junior Member Sponsorship 2017 For: The American Scientific Glassblowers Society, Annual Symposium. Each year a new candidate will be chosen provided allocated funds are available, and as deemed by the group officers. The group will reimburse up to and not to exceed Read More …

2017 Welcome Message

The 62nd Annual ASGS Symposium & Exposition Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark, Austin, Texas July 24 – 27, 2017 DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS Jack Korfhage and Bob Singer, on behalf of the 62nd Symposium Committee and the Board of Directors would like to Read More …

2017 Technical Offerings

 Technical Offerings Technical Papers Presentations Jim Hodgson of Kansas State University, hosts this year’s technical papers presentations. Each presenter has written a technical paper and will be discussing their subjects with the use of visual aids. This year’s topics and presenters are as follows:    Read More …

2017 Seminars

Seminars Allan Brown Regular Member Seminar – Limit 12 This seminar is for Regular Member status participants only. This course, hosted by Kevin Teaford, provides advanced technique instruction to our regular mamber base. Each day can be viewed as seperate seminars, so you can elect Read More …

2017 Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events 7/23/2017   Location  8:30am-5pm   BOD Meeting   Southpark B 9am-9pm   Exhibitor Setup   Omni C 2pm-10pm    Flame Off   Grav Labs       7/24/2017 Seminars Day 1   8am-4:30pm Allan Brown Regular Member Seminar Omni B 8am-4:30pm Joeseph Read More …

2017 Registration Information

A.S.G.S. 62nd Annual Symposium Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark Austin, TX, USA July 23-27, 2017 Registration is now underway for the 62nd Annual Symposium of the American Scientific Glassblowers Society. Brief summary of offerings (please see ASGS symposium website for more detailed descriptions): Seminars | Read More …

2017 Randy Searle Award

Randy Searle Award The Southeastern Section of the ASGS is proud to offer an award to assist a Junior/Student Member who is pursuing a career in scientific glassblowing to attend the National Symposium. The recipient will be reimbursed for travel, lodging, and registration expenses associated Read More …