Call for speakers

Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan, USA

April 29: Exhibitor and VIP Networking Reception | April 30 - May 1: Exhibits and Conference

Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan, USA

April 29: Exhibitor and VIP Networking Reception | April 30 - May 1: Exhibits and Conference



About the conference

The Ceramics Expo Conference brings together leaders and technical experts from across the advanced ceramics supply chain, from raw materials and component suppliers to product developers, OEM end users and anyone in between. This one-of-a-kind, free-to-attend conference will address topics vital to the development and growth of various interconnected industries, including Automotive, Aerospace, Medical Devices, Semiconductors, Electronics, Telecom and Energy.


Call for speakers

This is your opportunity to have input on the agenda for the conference at the Ceramics Expo. We want to hear your ideas, industry insights, what you are working on. Please submit your contribution after reading over the information on this page.

The conference will cover key technical ceramics industry topics for 2024, including the latest innovations in:

  • Refractories
  • Bioceramics
  • Compound Semiconductors
  • Ceramic Matrix Composites
  • Polymer-Derived Ceramics
  • Electroceramics
  • Transparent Ceramics
  • 3D Ceramics
  • Medical Ceramics
  • Piezoelectric Devices
  • Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
  • Ceramic Powder Processing
  • Microstructure Design
  • Failure Analysis
  • Solid-State Batteries
  • Power Electronics Packaging

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, December 15, 2023
  • We will review all submissions within 6-8 weeks after the deadline

Submissions will be evaluated in terms of:

  • Importance of the 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

    • Discover the latest technical advancements in ceramics
    • Gain insights in how these innovations can be applied and customised to suit your applications
    • Leapfrog your competitors by decreasing time-to-market and reducing production costs
    • Benefit from cross sector networking and idea sharing


Conference inquiries

Peter Verkooijen –  Conference Producer

email: [email protected]


*Please note: Proposals will not be accepted by email and must go through the web form.