60th Brazilian Congress on Ceramics
The event, which is the oldest and most important of the Brazilian ceramic area, will promote the interaction of the various sectors involved in the ceramic sector (Teaching and Research Institutions, Ceramic Products Manufacturers, Suppliers of Raw Materials, Equipment, etc.), to discuss the latest advances and developments in the science and industry. Organized by the Brazilian Ceramic Society (ABCeram), and promoted by Metallum (company specialized in technical and scientific events), the event has a broad character, with topics of interest to the various ceramic segments, bringing presentations of technical papers, plenaries, lectures and panels, to report national and international aspects of the development of ceramic materials. Short courses and a workshop on ceramic decoration will also take place. Besides the several local lecturers, the following international plenary speakers already confirmed their presence in the 60th Brazilian Congress on Ceramics: Danilo Suvorov (Jozef Stefan Institute/SI, President of the International Ceramic Federation – ICF), William Carty (Alfred University/US), Richard Bradt (University of Alabama/US), Victor Pandolfelli (Federal University of São Carlos/BR). Parallel to the Congress, a fair will be held, where companies, and educational and research institutions will have the opportunity to promote their products and services.