Call for speakers

Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Ohio, USA

August 29 – 31, 2022

Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Ohio, USA

August 29 – 31, 2022



About the conference

This free-to-attend conference is North America's leading industry event, bringing you the latest news on the application and manufacturing processes of technical ceramic and glass materials. The conference is specially designed for engineers and decision makers from OEMs and Tier suppliers in the aerospace, automotive, electronics, energy, medical, and industrial applications.


Call for speakers

This is your opportunity to have input on the agenda for Conference at Ceramics Expo. We want to hear your ideas, your research and your innovative session formats. Please submit your contribution after reading over the information on this page.

The 2022 conference will focus on topics including, but not limited to, the following:

Industry Trends:

  • Sustainability
  • Supply chain
  • Workforce development
  • Market intel
  • New markets
  • Impacts of new regulation on industry (eg. emissions)


  • Raw materials
  • Material characterization
  • Composite materials
  • Coatings


  • Electrical applications
  • Alternative Energy / Energy storage / batteries
  • Extreme environment applications (aerospace, defense, etc…)
  • New market applications
  • High temperature sensing applications
  • CMC Engine components
  • Automotive applications


  • Additive manufacturing
  • Electrification of ceramic manufacturing
  • Machining of ceramics
  • Novel sintering techniques
  • Surface finish and treatments

Deadlines & selection criteria

  • Speaking slots are allocated on merit and relevance to the topics on the agenda
  • Commercial presentations – such as product or company reviews – will not be accepted
  • There are no registration fees to take up this opportunity
  • Speaking slot timings and formats will be finalized as the program is completed, depending on the subject matter to be addressed.
  • The deadline for submissions is Friday January 28, 2022
  • We will endeavor to review all submissions within 6-8 weeks after the deadline

Submissions will be evaluated in terms of:

  • Importance of topic to conference attendees
  • Inclusion of an end user as either lead or co-presenter
  • Objective, educational, non-commercial content
  • Clearly defined benefits for attendees
  • Knowledge and experience of the speaker

Why you should be there

  • Learnabout the latest advancements in technical ceramic materials
  • Discoverthe unique benefits that ceramic materials have to offer
  • Gainnew ideas and hear about trends in the ceramics market
  • Relaxand network with like-minded professionals at the evening drinks receptions


Conference inquiries

Nadia Steggell – Conference Producer

email: [email protected]
tel: +44 1273 916 326
USA toll free: +1 855 436 8683