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November 2022-2023: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers Announces 2022-2023 Conference Schedule

The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) — the premier technical society serving the needs of the tribology and lubrication engineering business sector — has announced its 2022-2023 conference schedule featuring three distinguished events for lubrication and reliability professionals:

The Second Annual STLE Tribology and Lubrication for E-Mobility Conference will be November 30-December 1, 2022. (Abstract submission deadline: August 15, 2022)


The 77th STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition will be May 21-25, 2023. (Abstract submission deadline: October 1, 2022)


2023 STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference will be November 13-15, 2023. (Abstract submission deadline: April 15, 2023)


“The shortage economy is causing radical shifts in the tribology and lubrication field,” said Edward P. Salek, CAE, STLE Executive Director. “STLE’s 2022-2023 conferences will help industry professionals and academia address these challenges head-on through informative technical sessions, face-to-face networking opportunities and cutting-edge research.”



Second Annual STLE Tribology and Lubrication for E-Mobility Conference

STLE will host its Second Annual Tribology and Lubrication for E-Mobility Conference on November 30-December 1, 2022, at the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio, TX. The two-day, hybrid technical conference will offer virtual and in-person participants the opportunity to attend educational sessions, networking and group discussions, as well as panel discussions with industry experts on the latest advancements and outlook for the electric vehicles market. Presentations will cover a wide range of topics, including EV hardware, grease, EV drivetrain efficiency, testing requirements for EVs, thermal management, sustainable mobility, electrification and EV lubricant formulation. Presentation suggestions on fuel cells, hydrogen internal combustion engines and other topics are also welcome, along with panel discussion recommendations. To submit an abstract, click here.


77th STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition

STLE’s 77th Annual Meeting & Exhibition — the lubricant industry’s most respected event for technical information, professional development and international networking opportunities — will be May 21-25, 2023 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA. The five-day event will feature daily keynote and plenary talks, live Q&A opportunities with academic and industry leaders, more than 400 technical presentations, application-based case studies, 12 industry-specific education courses, best practice reports, discussion panels on technical and market trends, in-person networking and social events, as well as commercial exhibits and student posters. To submit an abstract, click here.


STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference

The STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference will be November 13-15, 2023 at The Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Tower in Cleveland, OH. The three-day conference, co-sponsored by the Tribology Division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), will feature more than 200 presentations exploring how tribology can solve today’s technical, environmental and societal concerns; plenary talks and technical sessions from leading tribology researchers and institutions from around the globe; as well as opportunities for networking and discussions with principal investigators. To submit an abstract, click here.


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