63rd German Tribology Conference 2022

After the German Tribology Conference 2021 was held completely online again, we hope that from 26. – 28. 09. 2022 we can welcome you personally in Goettingen. We shall make every effort to provide the opportunity to present your results in research and development safely to an audience on site and get directly into conversation with your colleagues. The conference hotel “Freizeit In” has developed a hygiene concept, which is continuously adapted to the current SARS-CoV2 regulations. Therefore, precautions are taken for the case that such measures will still be necessary.

Key Topic 2022: : Materials Research – Impetus for Tribology

Further topics:

  • Biotribology, Life Science
  • Databases and Data Analysis
  • Haptics and Tactile Perception of Surfaces
  • Lubricants and Lubrication Technology
  • Machine Elements and Transmission Technology
  • Machining and Forming Technology
  • Materials and Materials Technology
  • Sealing Technology
  • Thin Films and Surface Technologies
  • Tribology for Earth Drilling and Tunnelling
  • Tribology in Automotive Technology
  • Tribometry
  • Tribosystems

If you like to participate in the exhibition in the hotel lobby, please contact the office.

Please remember also to send us your suggestions for the GfT awards.

Hotel Freizeit In
Dransfelder Str. 3
D-37079 Göttingen

Conference fee: incl. Proceedings, Catering and Conference Dinner

    • Participants: 870 €
    • Participants (GfT or DGMK member): 830 €
    • Speakers: 480 €
    • University members*: 650 €
    • Retirees: 250 €
    • Students**: 50 €
    • * excl. Professors


    ** undergraduate

Conference languages:

  • German
  • English


  • Conference Proceedings (full papers or extended abstracts)
  • Peer reviewed Journal: Tribologie und Schmierungstechnik
  • Journal (lectured): Tribologie und Schmierungstechnik


  • Abstract submission: 22.04.2022
  • Confirmation of acceptance: 25.05.2022
  • 4-line summary for the program booklet: 24.06.2022
  • Manuscript submission: 19.08.2022

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