Workshop on Energy and Decarbonization of the Ceramic Industry

University of Aveiro, 17 – 18 November 2022

Important Dates

  • Abstract submission – 03 November 2022
  • Abstract acceptance – 10 November 2022
  • Registration – OPEN – deadline 15 November 2022
  • Workshop – 17 -18 November 2022


This will be a full presential workshop taking place in November, from 17 to 18, 2022 at the University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal.

The workshop consists of:

1. a set of talks/lectures on different aspects of the current ceramic industry status, from technologies to the market and on options for ceramics industry decarbonization, such as electrification, heating and heat recovery, biofuels, waste recovering, and other emerging innovations;

2. case studies on the successful industrial implementation of options to decarbonize;

3. short oral presentations of the R&D work of the participants (Ph.D. students and researchers);

4. Rump session, debate, and matchmaking event.

Organizing Committee

Paula M. Vilarinho, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Begona Ferrari Fenandez, Instituto de Cerámica y Vidrio, CSIC, Spain

Oleksandr Tkach, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Joana Sousa, Sociedade Portuguesa de Materiais, Portugal

José Carlos Almeida, Sociedade Portuguesa de Cerâmica e Vidro, SPCV, Portugal

Inês Vilarinho, Young Ceramicsts Network, ECERS