The world's largest annual event for advanced ceramic materials and technologies

Ceramics Expo brings together manufacturers and engineers from across the medical, automotive, electronics, aerospace and defense, and energy sectors to source new materials and technologies, network with like-minded professionals, and discuss the challenges and opportunities in the ceramic industry. 

Now in its fourth year, Ceramics Expo will once again host more than 300 leading global manufacturers and suppliers from across the supply chain including CoorsTek, Morgan Advanced Materials, Saint-Gobain, and many more. Running concurrent to the exhibition is Conference @ Ceramics Expo, where over 60 speakers will share their technical expertise in ceramics and provide real-world case studies, new technologies and materials, along with information on industry trends.

Alongside this well-established show format, Ceramics Expo will present NEW show features that combine technical ceramic expertise with market knowledge. The new features include Ceramic Industry BenchPress, a live networking polling event; Product Showcase, comprising 15-minute live demonstrations on the very latest developments in ceramic materials and technologies; and Industry Trails, which will help meet your application needs. To find out more about these exciting new features, click here.  



exhibitors showcasing the most cutting-edge ceramic materials and technologies




speakers providing in-depth knowledge on the opportunities and challenges facing the industry




attendees under one roof, unlocking potential business and networking opportunities 





"There were a lot of sessions on the uses for ceramics with thermal connectivity properties, which helps with the work we are currently doing."

Speaker, Conference @ Ceramics Expo


 “I’m really impressed with the amount of traffic we’ve had this year, it’s definitely increased from the previous two years, which is really exciting.” 

Exhibitor, Ceramics Expo


“It’s been a fantastic experience, it’s been a great show, I’ve learnt a lot and looking to go home and implement some things I’ve seen.”

Visitor, Ceramics Expo


About the Organizer

Smarter Shows is an international exhibitions and conferences organiser focusing on technical events for the manufacturing and engineering sectors. Smarter Shows’ portfolio of events includes Space Tech Expo, Space Tech Expo Europe, Ceramics Expo, Sustainable Materials For Transportation Expo, Foam Expo USA, Foam Expo Europe, The Battery Show Europe, Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe. 





Venue Address

International Exposition Center (I-X Center)
East Entrance, One I-X Center Drive
Cleveland, Ohio 44135

Opening Hours

Tuesday May 1  10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday May 2  10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday May 3  10:00am - 3:00pm


Contact Us

For event inquiries,
email [email protected] 
or call +1 855 436 8683


Book a Hotel

Exclusive discounted rates on hotel rooms in the local area are available to attendees, speakers and delegates. Find out more here.