350 reasons to believe in the future

01/13/2015
On January 9, Saint-Gobain launched the celebrations for its 350th anniversary by unveiling its four “sensory” pavilions (Look, Listen, Color and Create) in Shanghai (China).

On January 9, Saint-Gobain launched the celebrations for its 350th anniversary by unveiling its four “sensory” pavilions (Look, Listen, Color and Create) in Shanghai (China), marking the start of their world tour. Inaugurated by Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Saint-Gobain, these temporary pavilions demonstrate the Group’s capacity for innovation and its exceptional expertise in materials, especially construction materials. Videos of the pavilions are available online.

The schedule for celebrations that will take place throughout the year was also announced.

  • January: Release of the anniversary video, produced with the assistance of Group employees and illustrating the 350 reasons to believe in the future. You can share this video using the hashtag #SaintGobain350
  • February: virtual exhibition released online
  • March: World350 game for mobile devices released
  • April: Pavilions arrive in São Paulo (Brazil), and publication of the anniversary book
  • June: Pavilions transfer to Philadelphia (Pennsylvania,United States)
  • October: Pavilions reach their final destination in Paris (France), and anniversary day.

Click here to read the press release.

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