Thank you for attending the 72nd STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition

Thank you to all attendees, exhibitors, and sponsors of the 2017 STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition for such an amazing conference. The 2017 meeting held on May 21-25 in Atlanta, Georgia, 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. 

2017 STLE Annual Meeting Highlights

  • 1,466 registered attendees, representing 38 countries
  • The annual trade show hosted representatives from 107 companies 
  • 479 students attended 12 world-class education courses
  • STLE hosted 50 students from Benjamin E. Mays High School for the 5th Annual Tribology STEM Camp
  • STLE outgoing president Ali Erdemir of Argonne National Laboratory passed the gavel of leadership to incoming president Mike Anderson of Falex Corp.

Mark your calendars now for the 73rd STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, May 20-24, 2018, Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA)


More information about next year's location: Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA) 

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 2017 Annual Meeting & Exhibition.

Salute the 2017 STLE Annual Meeting Award Recipients
Help us congratulate this year's STLE Annual Meeting Award Recipients

Thanks to our 2017 Annual Meeting Sponsors
We extend our sincere appreciation to this year's sponsors for their generous support

Access presentations from STLE 2017
Click here to view presentations or extended abstracts from the annual meeting

Proceedings - Share your presentations with us

STLE's annual meetings are known for their brilliant technical content and the 2017 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.

Attendee Survey - Provide us with your feedback
We would like to hear your thoughts about this year's STLE Annual Meeting in Atlanta. Your feedback is important to help us make improvements to the 2018 conference in Minneapolis. Click here to participate in a short survey.