Cevisama 2017 ; perfect future

Cevisama is an international trade fair for ceramic tiles, surface coatings and bathroom and kitchen facilities in Valencia. Here exhibitors from all over the world present their latest products and creations.
In addition, numerous conferences and competitions are held.

CEVISAMA, the Spanish ceramic tile industry’s foremost event took a place this year from February 20th to 24th at the Feria Valencia exhibition center.

The event welcomed people from all over the world, and it did not only exhibit famous ceramic companies ,it also showed a new perspective of the use of ceramics nowadays; traditional materials in modern, contemporary styles and
new techniques to apply them.

Alfa de Oro Awards:
on the 20th. February, SECV ( the Spanich Ceramic & Glass Society) rewarded the winners in the fields of research, development & innovation by companies that made a contribution to the Spain’s Ceramic industry.

International Press conference:
a press conference was held on the 2nd day; the 21st.February to discuss the present and future of the industry of the ceramics in Europe and all over the world.

ASCER’s 15th ceramic tile Awards:
The contest had three categories;
the Architecture category, the Interior Design category , and the Graduate Degree Projects category.

The winners are:
1. In the Architecture category: Two homes in oropesa
(Toledo) project by Paredes Pedros Arquitectors.
2. In the Interior Design category: TABA espazioa by Ibon Salaberria.
3. In the Graduate Degree Projects
category: In-Situ: Tools & Technlogy in Traditional Architecture by Wesam Al Asali.
The ITC booth provided to the public a machine that prints 3Dceramics.

The process was showed and different samples were provided to prove that it can print many shapes, different textures, and in different sizes.