The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) is a non-profit organization that serves the informational, educational, and professional needs of the international ceramic materials community with over 10,000 members, including engineers, scientists, researchers, manufacturers, plant personnel, educators, students, marketing and sales professionals, and others in related materials disciplines. ACerS serves members in 80 countries with access to the latest industry research through periodicals, books, meetings, and online technical information. Learn more at www.ceramics.org.
The American Ceramic Society created The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation (CGIF) in 2014 to attract, inspire, and train the next generation of ceramic and glass professionals. The CGIF’s mission is to help the industry attract and train the highest quality talent available to work with engineered systems and products that utilize ceramic and glass materials. In pursuit of this mission, the CGIF facilitates many programs in the areas of K-12 student and educator outreach, student exchanges, student leadership development, university-industry networks, and The Ceramic and Glass Career Center. Learn more at foundation.ceramics.org.