Green tribology conference

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Dear members of the Tribology community,


The GreenTribos consortium organizes the 1st Green Tribology conference that will take place on the 6th of September 2023 in Leeds, jointly with the 48th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology.


Green transition, green deal, sustainable development goals are common terms used nowadays by policymakers, and the tribology community will have an important role in addressing research challenges related to these issues. The 1st open call Green Tribology conference would like to bring together the researchers dealing with any aspect or topics related to green and sustainable tribology.


We kindly invite you to participate in the conference with your contribution. The deadline for abstract submission is the 20th of April, 2023.

The abstract template is available here.

The abstract should be submitted by using EasyChair system:


Please find instructions how to submit the abstract here.


The 1st Green Tribology conference will be organized during the 48th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology and will allow you free access between these two conferences. In addition to sessions with oral presentations, the Green Tribology conference programme also includes a Special panel round-table discussion session about Green Tribology.


For the 1st Green Tribology conference, you need to register via the 48th Leeds-Lyon Symposium registration system:



Registration, in addition to attendance at the 1st Green Tribology conference, includes attendance at the rest of the 48th Leeds-Lyon Symposium including lunches, conference dinner, refreshments and special offer for the accommodation.


The keynote talk will be given by professor Rob Dwyer-Joyce from University of Sheffield, UK:

Losses in the Electrical Powertrain - from wind turbine to electric vehicle


The final Green Tribology conference programme you can find here.

Full programme (also for Leeds-Lyon symposium) you can find on the following link:



If you have any question related to the conference, please contact us on:



Scientific committee:

  • Mitjan Kalin, UL
  • Nazanin Emami, LTU
  • Ardian Morina, UnivLEEDS
  • Albano Cavaleiro, UC
  • Cayetano Espejo, UnivLEEDS
  • Bruno Trindade, UC
  • Marko Polajnar, UL
  • Joffe Robert, LTU