Call for Papers

The organisers of the 19th Tire Technology Expo Conference are calling for technical and scientific presentations. The language of the conference will be English, and 20-25 minutes will be available for each presentation.

Speakers will have free access to the full conference programme plus an invitation to be our guest at the Gala Dinner, where the annual Tire Technology International Awards for Innovation and Excellence will be presented.


  • J W Thomson Lecture
  • The Role of the Tire in Future Vehicle Transport
  • New Advances in Pneumatic Tire Performance
  • Non-Pneumatic Tire Design and Performance
  • Failsafe Tires
  • Non-Contact Tire Identification Systems
  • The Interconnectivity of Tire and Vehicle
  • Modelling Tires and Tire/Vehicle/Road Performance
  • The Impact of Disruptive Technologies on the Business of Tire Manufacture
  • New Concepts Within Tire Manufacturing
  • Developments Within Steel and Non-Steel Cord Reinforcement
  • Improvements in the Science of Rubber Compounding
  • Sustainability Developments Within Tire Material Science
  • Improving the Accuracy of Tire and Material Test Data
  • Recycling Worn Tire Materials and Their Potential Use in New Tire Manufacture
  • The Changing Role of Polymer Science in Tire Performance Improvements
  • Tire Manufacturing – Improving the Efficiency of Current Technology

Interested in participating?

Submit a Presentation

Deadline for paper registration: 5th October 2018

Please note that we will not be including any corporate profile-type presentations.

Please do not include trade names or trademarks within presentation titles.

As visitors attend from all over the world, all presentations must be given in English.

For further details, contact:

Mark Fenner, conference director

Tel: +44 1306 743744
Fax: +44 1306 877411

Please note: Your final full PowerPoint presentation will not be required until 15 January 2019