The second annual Ceramics Expo has proved that working with and for the industry creates the strong bonds that get everyone tied into the success loop. The expo delivered a top-quality event, acclaimed by all as a massive step up and the platform for something very special.
Attendees: 2,705 Pre-registrations: 4,220 Exhibiting Companies: 281 (60% more than the 2015 launch event) Attending Countries: 28
Predicted for 2017 Attendees: 3,000+ Exhibiting Companies: 300+
Attracted thousands of worldwide leaders including: Apple, BASF, Boeing, Delphi, Emerson, Energizer, Ford Motors, GE, Hitachi, Osram, Parker Hannifin, Procter & Gamble, Southwire, Siemens, The Coca-Cola Company and many more!
From the smallest niche producer right up to the world’s largest aerospace companies, executives made the trip to Ceramic City
The SolidCAM booth saw the very first demonstration of the new Tratech AGS CNC machine, milling one of the hardest known ceramics
There were more visitors from outside the USA than at last year’s inaugural event, and it’s clear some will join the 50 or so overseas exhibitors by signing on for 2017
“The show has a very diverse group of attendees and good foot traffic”
Robert Teppert, Hitachi HTA’s National Sales Manager
Plenary Session: Industry Leaders – The Future of the Ceramics Industry, with speakers from NASA, Morgan Advanced Materials, Alfred University and more!
More than 60 invited speakers took part, including 3M, Boeing, NASA, Saint-Gobain, Hitachi, Rolls-Royce, Kerneos, GE, Morgan Advanced Materials and more!
The perfect mix of academia, manufacturing technology and R&D reflected many of the sessions
Cutting-edge topics were to the fore, including applications and manufacturing issues regarding nanoceramics, bioceramics, ceramic matrix composites, additive and subtractive technologies, and ultra-high-performance thermal ceramics, among others
“Speaking at the conference was really great. I got to meet several great panelists along with the people that were actually in the audience”