Thank you for attending the 73rd STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Minneapolis

Mark your calendars now for the 74th STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, May 19-23, 2019, Omni Nashville Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee (USA)

2018 STLE Annual Meeting Highlights

Thank you to all attendees, exhibitors, and sponsors of the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition for such an amazing conference. The 2018 meeting held on May 20-24 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, featured 508 presentations in 25 technical tracks. In addition, the conference included 56 student research posters and hosted 37 companies for the Commercial Marketing Forum. 

  • 1,510 registered attendees, representing 41 countries
  • The annual trade show hosted representatives from 110 companies 
  • 475 students attended 12 world-class education courses
  • STLE hosted 40 students from Cooper High School for the 6th Annual Tribology STEM Camp
  • STLE outgoing president Mike Anderson of Falex Corp. passed the gavel of leadership to incoming president Greg Croce of Chevron Products Company.

Thanks again for making this year's conference a huge success. If you did not have a chance to attend, the links below provide a quick glance of what took place at the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition.

Roundtable Discussion at the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting
STLE’s Annual Meeting Roundtable Discussion aims to encourage open discussion between experts of different disciplines on various topics of interest. This year's format facilitated a creative atmosphere addressing complex topics and to find technical impulses by brainstorming. Click here to download the summary of the Roundtable Discussion at STLE 2018. 

Salute the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting Award Recipients
Help us congratulate this year's STLE Annual Meeting Award Recipients

Thanks to our 2018 STLE Annual Meeting Sponsors
We extend our sincere appreciation to this year's sponsors for their generous support

Access technical presentations from the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting
Click here to view presentations or extended abstracts from the annual meeting

Access photos from the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting
Click here to view photos from the annual meeting

Proceedings - Share your presentations with us

STLE's annual meetings are known for their brilliant technical content, and the 2018 conference was no exception. In an effort to provide attendees access to the presentations, we would like to encourage all speakers to submit an Extended Abstract or digital copies of their presentation slides. Click here for details and to submit.

Annual Meeting Attendee Survey
We thank you for your attendance at the 2018 STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Please take a moment to answer a quick survey about your experience at the 2018 Annual Meeting. Your feedback is important to us and will help STLE make improvements to the 2019 conference in Nashville, Tennessee. Click here to get started.