The Ceramic Society of Japan (CerSJ) has the objective to support the development of ceramic industry, science and technology. CerSJ unites academia and industry and hosts a special glass division. Additionally a monthly Bulletin of the CerSJ as well as a Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan is published on a regular basis. The Journal contains information on trends of science, technology and industry coercing various glass and ceramic fields. In 2004 an International Congress on Glass has been held by the CerSJ.