Glas(s)Campus is a network cluster for the glass industries in Germany. Its headquarter is located in the city of Torgau, which is about two hours south of Berlin. Here, in this region, we find a long-standing history in glass production.
We are now on the verge of creating a German centre of excellence in glass for Training, Innovation and Research & Development. Our mission is to assist the glass industry facing and overcoming present moment challenges in technology, social coherence and shortage of skilled labour.
At Glas(s)Campus, we have come to promote the middle way; between technological and awareness-based learning content; between offline and online settings. It all aims for the sustainable development of a strong employer brand and corporate culture to enhance employee retention at all levels of hierarchy.
We were entrusted by our industry stakeholders to create a personal development program specifically designed for the growing needs of industrial team leaders and managers to to act confidently in times of ongoing disruption and change.
It is now made available for international participants in English, both online and offline.
“TU Bergakademie Freiberg was founded in 1765 in order to drive transformation processes and future technologies. Still today, the university holds this claim: We educate natural scientists and engineers with vision and conscience who take the future into their own hands and help to positively shape the world.”
Vocational School Centre Torgau
„As the existing infrastructure at our vocational training school for apprenticed schooling in the field of glass has been notable across the industries in Central and Eastern Germany for years. Most companies send their apprentices to us in order for them to receive an adequate amount of theoredical backround knowledge.”
District chief executive
County of Nordsachsen
“Here in Torgau, with its almost 100 years tradition and experience in glass production, we find a perfectly suitable location from which we create high level and appealing adult education for all groups of professionals wihtin this specific industry sector. The county and state administration will help to sustain the offerings in the long run.