May 1-3, 2018   |  Cleveland, Ohio |  I-X Center 

Join us at the #1 event for advanced ceramic materials and technologies

300+ Suppliers | 3,000+ Attendees | 60+ Speakers | 20+ Product Demonstrations

Ceramics Expo provides an unrivaled opportunity to see first-hand and up close the innovations in materials, processes, and products that are driving today’s ceramic manufacturing industry.


Ceramics Expo returns for a bigger and better event, with more content and interaction than ever before! Alongside 300+ specialist suppliers and the acclaimed two-track conference, Ceramics Expo will host five NEW show features that combine technical ceramic expertise with market knowledge.

What’s new at Ceramics Expo 2018:

Ceramics Industry Bench Press

Join us at a live polling event on the hottest industry topics, combined with live expert analysis and a complimentary networking breakfast.

Product Showcase

Attend a series of 15-minute live demonstrations highlighting cutting-edge developments in the technical ceramic industry.

B2B Matchmaking
Arrange one-to-one meetings ahead of Ceramics Expo to meet potential customers, suppliers, and partners.
Innovation Trail

Follow our innovation trail across the show floor to see which companies are at the forefront of R&D, developing cutting-edge materials, technologies and solutions for a range of ceramic applications.


Don’t miss a thing on the show floor with product demonstration times, interviews, competitions, and polls running during the day on digital screens positioned throughout the exhibition hall.

Don’t miss the industry’s most anticipated free-to-attend conference of the year – Conference @ Ceramics Expo, taking place in Cleveland, Ohio, May 1-3, 2018. A wide range of industry topics will be discussed, from understanding key industry trends to application and manufacturing processes of technical ceramic and glass materials.

“It’s been really interesting, I really enjoyed the first conference session, we had an overall perspective of the different segments of the ceramics industry”—Gareth Hughes, Senior Research Engineer, 3M

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Discover cutting-edge technology from 300+ world-class suppliers

Source the latest materials and technologies from world leading manufacturers and suppliers in the technical ceramic industry. The three-day event will feature thousands of products and services including raw materials, preparation and processing equipment, advanced forming technologies, drying and conditioning, energy-efficient firing and sintering, technical ceramic components, refractories, finishing, testing and analysis, and logistics.

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  • Ceramics Expo is a free-to-attend exhibition that offers an unparalleled opportunity to connect with the manufacturers of ceramic materials and technologies
  • Network with global representatives from the entire advanced ceramic supply chain
  • Ceramics Expo provides a unique overview of the wide variety of ceramic technology available
  • Stay informed on the latest designs, manufacturing processes, technological advances, materials and trends so you can manage cost and performance and give your customers top quality service
  • Be seen at the industry’s largest free-to-attend exhibition and networking event
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