Conference 2023:
Forging New Paths

Travel & Explore

Meals & Networking

Vendor Marketplace

Workshops & Seminars

Field Sessions

Tours & Experiences

Mosaic Marathon

Exhibitions & Opportunities

Art Salon & Silent Auction







2023 Conference Speakers


Chevonne Ariss
RÜNA glassworks
Austin, TX

George B. Bryant
Historian, Author, and former Architect
Philadelphia, PA

Laura Buchner
Senior Conservator
Building Conservation Associates, Inc.

Debora Coombs
Readsboro, VT

Scott Cooper, Phd
Global Glass and Materials Science Group Leader, O-I
Perrysburg, OH

Theodore Ellison
Theodore Ellison Designs
Oakland, CA


Jolynn Forman
Jolynn Forman Fine Art
Provo, Utah

Christopher Forillo
Chicago, IL

Natalie Henshaw
Director of Historic Trades, The Campaign for Historic Trades
Baltimore, Maryland

Katharine Mahoney
Revival Glassworks
Buffalo, NY

Gertrud Müeller
Mosaic Moments
Berlin, Germany

Lindsy R. Parrott
The Neustadt
Long Island City, NY

Kate Pepin
Kate Pepin Arts
Ann Arbor, MI

Kenneth von Roenn
Kaiser / von Roenn Studio
Tallahassee, FL




Rachel Sager
Sager Mosaics
Perryopolis, PA

Rainer Schmitt
Derix Glass Studios

Rebecca M. Stadler, Esq.
Stadler IP Law
Buffalo, NY

Rambusch Studios

Joan Schwartz
JS Mosaic Designs
Huntington Wood, MI

Dianne Sonnenberg
Austin, TX

Brianne Van Vorst
Liberty Stained Glass Conservation
Freehold, NJ

John Wilcox
Toronto, ON, Canada



MGAI Exhibition Opening

Friendships & Networking

Laurie Wells, Old World Stone - credit_Mark F Heffron

Education & Inspiration

Mary Clerkin Higgins on Restoration Panel, San Antonio 2019 - Photo Credit: Kyle J. Mickelson

Industry News & Information

Downtown Buffalo

Travel & Discovery