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UK Tribology Launch Event

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

The launch event will deliver keynote presentations and invited papers which will:

  • Highlight the importance of tribology to industry and society.
  • Showcase recent achievements in tribology in the existing institutions, stressing multi-disciplinary science and wide range of applications.
  • Showcase UK Tribology and the need to speak with one voice to the scientific community, industry and government.
  • Engage with government through Innovate UK, RCUK etc.
  • Engage with new institutional communities such as engineering designers.


The event will also feature a poster session (prize sponsored by the IET). 


Who should attend

  • Engineers, physicists, chemists, material scientists, biologists, mathematicians and computerscientists involved in tribology
  • Industrialists involved in R&D, design and development and life cycle management
  • Early career professionals in engineering and manufacturing
  • Engineering designers



  • Members of Member Societies (IET, IMechE, IOM3, IOP and RSC) £ 90 + VAT
  • Non-members £140 + VAT
  • Student Members £ 50 + VAT
  • Student Non-members £ 70 + VAT
Venue details: 

IOM3, 297 Euston Road, London, NW1 3AQ

Contact details: 

Full details, online poster submission and registration are available at 

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