Q&A with Laura Cohen, Chief Executive, British Ceramic Confederation

1. The British Ceramic Confederation represents the collective interest of all sectors of ceramic manufacturing. What do you see as the biggest opportunities across the industry right now? Like many UK manufacturing sectors, the picture is mixed in the ceramic industry at the moment. Some individual companies are faring incredibly well. Notably, those operating in … Continued

Q&A with Adarsh Sagar, Business Development Manager, Kyocera Fineceramics

Q1) What inspired you to join Kyocera and what would you say most excites you about your role?A1) After a visit to Japan in my 20’s, I was very impressed by the Japanese people and their culture. When I saw the opportunity, I applied to work for Kyocera after reading the company’s philosophy online. After … Continued

Q&A with Isabel Potestio, Business Developer, Lithoz GmbH

Lithoz offers an industrial additive manufacturing process for both the single and series production of high-performance ceramics and bioresorbable materials. Exhibiting at Ceramics UK on stand 1639, Isabel Potestio has been with Lithoz as a business developer since January 2017 and will be presenting the latest in Lithography Ceramic Manufacturing while also specifically discussing biomedical … Continued

Q&A with Landon Mertz, CEO, Cerion Nanomaterials.

In the latest in our series of interviews with members of our Advisory Board speaker panel, we talk to Landon Mertz, CEO, Cerion Nanomaterials. 1. What do you see as being the most exciting developments taking place in the Nanotechnology sector? Since the inception of Cerion, I’ve seen the industrial base transition from basic research interest in nanotechnology … Continued

Q&A with Ivica Kolaric, Head of Functional Materials Department, Fraunhofer IPA

In the first of a series of interviews with members of our Advisory Board speaker panel, we talk to Ivica Kolaric, Dipl.-Ing. FH Ivica Kolaric, MBA, Head of Functional Materials at Fraunhofer IPA. 1. As the head of the functional materials department at Fraunhofer IPA – what do you see as the most exciting developments in functional material development … Continued