Plenary Discussion – Overcoming Business Continuity Challenges Caused by COVID-19 and Maximizing Opportunities in the Sustainable Technology Market
Advanced ceramics are a key material in the transition to a cleaner, electrified and more efficient future. A plethora of technological advancements are being enabled by the disruptive potential of these materials. A selection of industry leaders will discuss the potential for growth in these areas whilst also addressing the long-term effects of COVID-19.
Points to be discussed:
- What opportunities do advanced ceramic materials provide as a disruptive technology for environmentally friendly applications?
- Changes in market requirements over the next five years and how this can benefit and challenge the advanced ceramics industry
- Can business continuity be ensured through disaster planning and supply chain shortening?
- Is the stock piling of materials an effective way of combating economic uncertainty?
Eileen De Guire, Director of Technical Content and Communications, The American Ceramic Society
Michael Silver, CEO, American Elements
Steve Pawlowski, Director Automotive Strategy, CoorsTek Inc.
Mark Wolf, Vice President, Fine Ceramics Group, Kyocera