STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition - Call for Abstracts
Abstract submission deadline has been extended to Friday, October 22, 2021. Please use additional time to finalize and submit your abstracts. Submit your abstracts at

The submission site is now open to receive abstracts for podium, student poster and early career poster presentations at the 76th STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, May 15-19, 2022 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida. The submission deadline has been extended to October 22, 2021. In addition to the regular presentation categories, several technical committees are working together to continue producing a number of new or special sessions for 2022.  

The Engine and Drive Train Technical Committee is now listing “Electric Vehicles” as part of their track. The Biotribology and Nanotribology Technical Committees are planning a new joint session on “Biotribology at the Nanoscale”.  Biotribology is also continuing their special session on “Tribology of Biomaterials” in conjunction with Materials Tribology. Materials Tribology and Nanotribology are repeating the successful “Tribochemistry” joint session that they initiated in 2018 and are also continuing the joint session on “2D Materials + Superlubricity

The Technical Committees are producing Calls for Abstracts to detail what topics or issues they are look for and they are being uploaded as received to the URL

Abstracts may be submitted to with a deadline of October 22, 2021.
Current categories include the following
Updated as of July 27, 2021