About us

Activities of the Serbian Society for Ceramic Materials are the following:

– providing scientific and professional contributions to the research in the field of ceramic materials;
– advocating for a more efficient transmission and applying scientific results in practice efforts for improving conditions of work and research in this area;
– promoting importance of ceramic materials;
– promoting development in the field of ceramic materials.

For the realization of the defined goals the Society:

– gathers and processes scientific and professional material in the area of ceramic materials and other related scientific disciplines;
– contributes to the improvement and monitoring of and develop the scientific-research work in the area of ceramic materials;
– further propagates the science of ceramic materials with emphasis on underlining importance and role of these materials for developing modern society;
– exchanges scientific knowledge and information;
– encourages scientific communication between scientists on national and international level;
– establishes and develops co-operation with the economic societies and scientific institutions;
– provides, or proposes professional and scientific arguments for the program of technological and scientific development in Serbia, which are related to the area of ceramic materials;
– proposes measures and regulations, which are protecting the environment and provide preserving natural balance;
– participates in the organization and co-ordinate joint action of scientific and professional employees in the fields of ceramic materials;
– establishes and improves co-operation with the national and international organizations, associations and associations applications in the area of ceramic materials; organizes scientific meetings, congresses and symposiums of national and international importance in the area ceramic materials;
– establishes and maintains other scientific and professional rallies, Summer School, professional courses, public hearings and other events of scientific and professional character for its members on the non-profit basis;
– publishes brochures and other publications in connection with the determined goals.

Beside the mentioned activities, and for the purpose of goals, the Society organizes:

– gathering of its members to mutual professional information, training and permanent education in this area;
– initiation and maintenance of the Society presentation on Internet, as well as popularizing the Internet use and funds for education and communication;
– help of its members in a professional and scientific development;
– exchange of professional and scientific literature and scientific information with other scientific and professional societies in the country and abroad;
– initiation and support of professional initiatives in accordance with the goals of the society, giving professional ranking, performing and realization of studies and projects in the area of ceramic materials;
– co-operation with universities, institutes, associations and other organizations in the country and abroad, dealing with ceramic materials;
– organizes the Students Speech Contest every two years, and the winner takes part in the competition on European level during ECerS Conference.