Registration

Conference registration will open in the spring!
 
On site registration will be available. For more information, contact
the Tire Society Business Office at (785) 865-9402.

Registration Prices: 
  • Member: $415
  • Retiree: $140
  • Student: $115
  • Non-Member: $540 or 615*
  • Additional Dinner Banquet Ticket: $40 (your dinner at the TIRE Society's Annual Banquet is included in your registration fee. You can have a guest join you by purchasing a Banquet ticket).
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE "EARLY BIRD" DISCOUNTED PRICES UNTIL AUGUST 17, 2018. AFTER AUGUST 17TH, REGISTRATION FEES WILL INCREASE $25!

NEW IN 2018....YOU CAN SAVE BY BRINGING SEVERAL PEOPLE FROM YOUR ORGANIZATION TO THE TIRE CONFERENCE! Check out our new Volune Discount:
  • Register 5 to 9 - 5% off all conference registrations for your group
  • Register 10 to 14 - 10% off all conference registrations for your group
  • Register 15 to 19 - 15% off all conference registrations for your group
  • Register 20 or more - 20% off all conference registrations for your group

*When Non-Members register for the TIRE Conference, their membership dues are calculated into the registration fee. A $540 registration enrolls you for the 2018 Conference, established you as a TIRE member for 2018 and entitles you to online access to the TIRE Society's Journal, TIRE Science & Technology. A $615 registration covers your registration, membership and entitles you to online and print Journal access.

Cancellations made after August 28th, 2018 will not be eligible for a refund.



2018 Conference

37th Annual Meeting and Conference on Tire Science and Technology 

September 11-12, 2018 (Tuesday - Wednesday)
Akron-Fairlawn Hilton
Akron, Ohio, USA




The Tire Society is hosting its 37th annual business meeting and conference on Tire Science and Technology during September 11 - 12, 2018 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.

Exciting speakers from all over the tire industry will participate in our conference. KeyNote, Plenary and Banquet speakers will be announced soon here....So, check back to learn more about the exciting line-up of presentations, technical sessions that will be conducted and the conference schedule, when it is finalized!

Sponsors


Sponsorship opportunities are available!

Information on 2018 conference sponsorship
opportunities will be announced soon
.

Conference Committee

  • Chairperson: Nathan Billy, Nexen Tire


Questions regarding the 2018 conference? 
Please feel free to contact us at conference@tiresociety.org


 Become inspired, join us at the 2018 Conference!


IMPORTANT DATES & INFORMATION

Please return to this page soon for key deadlines for conference participation, announcements regarding abstract submission and information on student award opportunities!

Hotel Reservations

A room block will be reserved for TIRE Conference attendees staying at the Akron-Fairlawn Hilton. More information on how you can reserve a room in the conference block will be announced soon.

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.