Student Speech Contest

This Contest take place every two years, during the National Conference of the SECV, where the Spanish representative in the Student Speech Contest of the European Ceramic Society Conference will be selected.

Rules for the Student Speech Contest

Those eligible to participate include members of the Spanish Ceramics and Glass Society, doctorate and masters students and young researchers who have defended their thesis after the 1st May, 2024. Candidates must give a 15 minute oral presentation in English followed by responding to the questions of the jury.

Learn how to BECOME A MEMBER!

The jury will evaluate the command of the subject demonstrated by the student, their maturity, communication skills and the quality of the presented audiovisual material. Other aspects related to the suitability of the subject matter and the student to represent Spain in the European Ceramic Society competition will also be evaluated.

To sign up for the competition, participants should be registered via web in the LIX Conference of the SECV ( and after that, send an email to with the following information:

* First Name and Surname
* Institution and Email Address
* Date of Birth
* Date of Completion (expected) of Masters or Doctorate
* Reference of submitted abstract and/or abstract title

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Ma. Eugenia Cruz

Work: «RE-doped glass-ceramics prepared by a new sol-gel route for photonic applications»

WINNER OF 2020 and YCN Representative until 2023

Álvaro Eguiluz

Work: «3D printed Ti(C,N)-nanoNickel composites by FFF of a colloidal feedstock»