Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues and Friends:

We are pleased to announce that the Sixth World Tribology Congress (WTC 2017) will be held in Beijing, China, on September 17-22, 2017. WTC 2017 aims to highlight recent important progress in all aspects of tribology and strengthen the links between academia and industry.

WTC 2017 is organized by the Chinese Tribology Institute (CTI). It is expected that more than 800 oral presentations including plenary, keynote and invited talks will be given in 9 technical tracks. Around 200 poster presentations are also expected.

Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China and the political, cultural, and educational center. It is a modernized historic city, now endowed with world-class convention centers, advanced facilities, beautiful hotels and resorts.

We warmly invite you to participate in WTC 2017 and look forward to seeing you in Beijing!

With best regards.

Prof. Dr. Jianbin Luo  
Tsinghua University
Prof. Dr. Weimin Liu
Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Prof. Dr. Shirong Ge 
China University of Mining and Technology


Important Dates
Deadline for abstract submission
November 30, 2016
December 31, 2016

Notification of acceptance
February 15, 2017

Deadline for final extended abstract submission
May 20, 2017
June 20, 2017
July 20, 2017

Deadline for early registration
April 30, 2017
May 17, 2017