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online registration system.

On site registration will be available or you may register by calling the 
Tire Society Business Office at (785) 865-9402.

Registration Prices
  • Member: $375
  • Retiree: $100
  • Student: $75
  • Non-Member: $410
  • Dinner Banquet Ticket: $40

Cancellations will be accepted through August 13th, 2017 minus a $35 cancellation fee. Cancellations made after August 13th, 2017 will not be eligible for a refund.

Special Guest Speakers

Key Note Speaker - Dr. Juan Botero VP Continental Tire Americas

Pleanry Speaker - Dr. Ron Kennedy Director of Centire

Banquet Speaker - Jon Moloney General Manager - Penske Technology Group

Conference Schedule

Conference schedule shall be available after paper/presentation acceptance date.

Hotel Reservations

Special rates will be negotiated for conference attendees at the Akron-Fairlawn Hilton

2017 Conference

36th Annual Meeting and Conference on Tire Science and Technology 

September 12-13, 2017 (Tuesday - Wednesday)
Akron-Fairlawn Hilton
Akron, Ohio, USA

The Tire Society is hosting its 36th annual business meeting and conference on Tire Science and Technology during September 12 - 13, 2017 at the Akron-Fairlawn Hilton in Akron, Ohio, USA. This conference is attended by engineers & scientists from the tire & vehicle industries, academia, & government from around the world.

Conference Committee

  • Chairperson: Joshua Herron, Kenda Tires
  • Co-Chairperson: Billy Nathan, Nexen Tire



Sponsorship opportunities are still available!
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Call For Papers is NOW OPEN!

The Conference Call for Papers is available for Download and Printing. Visit here to download.

The deadline for Abstract Submission is April 30, 2017.

To review the complete Information for Authors, click here.

The manuscript deadline is Saturday, August 1, 2017.

Author/Presenter Key Dates

  • Abstract Due: April 30, 2017
  • Acceptance/Rejection Notice: May 15, 2017
  • Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 1, 2017
  • Final Presentations Due: August 25, 2017

Student Paper Award

A cash prize will be awarded to the best paper submitted by a full-time university student. Information regarding the Call for Student Papers coming soon. Click here to download information regarding the Call for Student Papers.