Even the most advanced products start with raw materials. Michael Silver, president and CEO of American Elements, explains how he became involved in the materials supply chain, describes what comprises innovation at a materials supply company, and discusses how these companies handle some of the most challenging market factors affecting industries right now.
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About the guest
Michael Silver is president and CEO of American Elements, a global manufacturer and distributor of advanced materials. Silver founded American Elements in the 1990s and has personally experienced the growth in importance that materials suppliers play in today’s global market.
Founded in 1898, The American Ceramic Society is the leading professional membership organization for scientists, engineers, researchers, manufacturers, plant personnel, educators, and students working with ceramics and related materials.