We are a non-governmental, nonprofit federation of national ceramic

societies each representing the ceramists of a member country.

ECerS coordinates and promotes the study of ceramics through the following actions:

Funding Opportunities

JECS Trust

The JECS Trust sponsors activities or conferences involving a collaboration between different European Ceramic Society member countries, involving student/early ...

Frontier of Research

Open to early stage researchers of the countries affiliated to ECerS, the proposal aims to promote frontier research in the field of materials, devices ...

Latest News


ECerS XVII postponed to 2022

Since the current pandemic situation does not allow for the reliable planning of a face-to-face conference in Dresden (or any other place in Europe) during 2021, ECerS and IKTS have had to take the unfortunate ...Read More


YCN - Industry in Spot: Victoria Christensen (University of California, Santa Barbara)

I am a third-year PhD student in Professor Frank Zok’s group at the University of California, Santa Barbara. My funding comes from IHI, a Japanese company working on developing ceramic matrix composite ...Read More


03/2021 - YCN Webinar Series n° 5 "Professional skills for global environments"

The fifth YCN Webinar will be organised on 9th March 2021 from 15:00 to 16:00 CET.Read More