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FGIA is continuing its long-time participation as an association partner at GlassBuild America: the largest annual gathering place for the glass, window and door industries in the Americas, taking place September 13-15 in Atlanta.

GlassBuild America is where buyers and sellers meet and learn how to solve their most pressing challenges. Register at GlassBuild.com to learn about thousands of products and services from over 300 of the industry’s leading glass and fenestration suppliers. Use the code “FGIA” to register for a free pass to the trade show floor, and visit FGIA in the Industry Pavilion (booth 3625) during the show.

Industry Influence

FGIA is dedicated to improving home and building performance through better glass, window, door and skylight technologies and standards.

In January 2020, AAMA and IGMA are joined to form the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance, or FGIA. The intent for the new alliance is to bring exponential value to FGIA members today and even more in the ever-changing future.

FGIA serves as a leader in the glass and fenestration industry through:


Membership
Certification
Education
Social Media

Membership Value

Joining FGIA gives you access to:


We offer three memberships, priced at different levels and tailored to your specific needs and areas of interest. From networking and new business opportunities to personal and professional growth, FGIA offers it all.

Corporate membership
Professional membership
Technical Consultant membership

Begin the membership process now by completing the preliminary membership application online or by downloading an application and the membership dues schedule.

Product Certification Matters

FGIA Certification Programs help you to:

  • Build Your Brand.
  • Grow Your Business.
  • Enhance Your Value.
  • Prove Your Products are a Cut Above.
  • With Comprehensive Quality Control.


FGIA has created several programs to directly support the product performance and certification of fenestration and insulating glass products.


Professional Development

FGIA provides a unified measure of success for professionals across the glass, glazing and fenestration industries through education and professional development.

Our goal is to help companies and individuals differentiate themselves and increase their credibility by offering a wide variety of education related to the fenestration and glazing industry, from IGs to installation and fundamentals to leadership.

FenestrationMasters
Fundamentals of Fenestration
IG Fabricators Workshop (and video series)
InstallationMasters
Leadership Development
Preventing IG Failures


GlassBuildTV

This year’s Industry Pavilion is a collaborative initiative that brings glass, fenestration and construction industry resources together for first time on the new GlassBuildTV, an educational video project showcased at the Industry Pavilion on the GlassBuild America show floor.

Watch to learn:

  • How to access training programs
  • Important technical and advocacy work
  • Details on future industry events
  • How standards development works
  • Forensic evaluations and field testing
  • And much, much more.


Social Media

FGIA is using social media to showcase member companies’ products for buyers and prospects. Use the hashtag #GlassBuild to make your posts stand out.

Leading up to the event, FGIA focused the content of its three monthly blogs on GlassBuild and how to take advantage of its offerings.