Upcoming events


IACC 2021

8th-112th February 2021, Virtual

We are pleased to announce that the 45th International Conference & Exposition on Advanced Ceramics & Composites (ICACC) will be held now from Feb 8–12, 2021 as a virtual meeting.  This conference has a strong history of being the preeminent international meeting on advanced structural and functional ceramics, composites, and other emerging ceramic materials and technologies. On behalf of the American Ceramics Society, the Engineering Ceramics Division (ECD) has organized this esteemed event since 1977. Due to the high quality of technical presentations and unique networking opportunities, this event has achieved tremendous worldwide interest and has attracted active participation from ceramic researchers and developers from the global technical community thanks to the dedication and support of our membership.


The Advanced Materials Show

7th-8th July 2021, NEC, Birmingham, UK

Four co-located shows will be back – bigger and better – we will be bring the Advanced Materials Show, Ceramics UK, Battery Cells & Systems and the Vehicle Electrification Expos to the UK in 2021 and with more time to plan the event, this can only mean an even stronger show for our exhibitors, speakers and attendees

Four tracks of top flight content over two days with breakout sessions, open discussions, interactive panels and networking opportunities

140 speakers from across the supply chain and around the world

High-level discussions of the most promising developments and how to overcome any potential barriers to industry growth

Focused technical sessions that bring together the innovators, the regulators, volume manufacturers and the end users to discuss and share the latest R&D

Previous events


HT-CMC 10th International Conference

22nd-26th September, 2019, Bordeaux, France

 Nearly 30 years after the 1stedition, the HT-CMC international Conference attracts a growing number of attendees. Indeed, the Ceramic-Matrix Composites are high-tech, cutting edge materials, and they bring the attention of scientists and engineers upon many aspects of their processing, structure, properties, applications. Technological challenges are frequently related to more fundamental materials science & engineering issues. 


Materials Research Exchange 2020

19th-20th February, 2020, London, UK

MRE 2020 is taking place on the 19th & 20th February 2020 at the Business Design Centre, London.  The event will be a showcase for ground-breaking new materials and their manufacturing process. With the ultimate goal being to accelerate the process of bringing these innovations to the commercialisation stage.

The event is organised by Innovate UK & the Knowledge Transfer Network. MRE 2020 will be a two-day exhibition and conference which will showcase the wealth of UK materials research and investment opportunities.