GLASSAC Call for Papers


2020 GLASSAC will be held in Cambridge running parrellel to SGT Changes & Challenges conference.

September 7th-10th


We invite authors to submit their contributions to a wide range of fields of interest around glass.

(The topics will include but are not restricted to)

  • Archaeology/Archaeometry
  • Art
  • Glass in Architecture
  • Conservation
  • Technical Art History
  • History

The theme "glazes", with focus on the glass materials, will also be considered.

Extended Abstracts
Extended abstracts (max. 3 pages, including 4 images) will be integrated in the Proceedings book to be delivered at the conference.
When applying for an extended abstract, authors will be considered for oral presentation.

Abstracts (up to 350 words, with 2 images) will be considered for poster presentation.
Please download the template for Extended Abstracts  here

Please download the template for Abstracts (350 words) here.

Abstracts and Extended Abstracts need to be submitted until 15th of December (NEW DEADLINE).

After downloading and preparing your abstract or extended abstract, please name the file: "Last_Name_of_First_Author-et-al" and send it to

Authors will be informed about their abstracts’ acceptance until the 31st of January.

Society of Glass Technology

9 Churchill Way, Chapeltown, Sheffield S35 2PY, Telephone 0114 2634455