The cornerstone of ICOM is its ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums. It sets minimum standards of professional practice and performance for museums and their staff. In joining the organisation, ICOM members undertake to abide by this Code.
Glassblowing in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list
From 2015, the "Manual glass production" is on the German National Inventory of Intangible Cultural Heritage-German commission for UNESCO
The International Committee for Museums and Glass collections is open to curators and conservators of glass from around the world. Our members do research and care for glass vessels and windows from all countries where glass has been made, and from antiquity to modern times. Members receive a newsletter and participate in annual meetings in locations worldwide.
45th Annual GAS Conference "Creating context: Glass in a new light"
The Glass Art Society and the Corning Museum of Glass
The Corning Museum of Glass, 9-11 June 2016
L´AFAV - Association française pou l´Archéologie du Verre
Le verre du VIII au XVIe siècle en Europe occidentale/Glass in Western Euroope AD 700-1600
Besançon, France, 5-7 December 2016
"Glass-Back to the Future". Society of Glass Technology and European Society of Glass Science and Technology.
Sheffield, UK, 4-8 September 2016