Tire Mechanics Symposium
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Tire Mechanics Symposium


Welcome to attendee registration for the Tire Mechanics Symposium!
The 50th Tire Mechanics Symposium will be held Sept. 14-18, 2020 in Akron, OH, USA,
concurrently with ITEC Tire Manufacturing (Sept. 15-17).
This educational and developmental course will provide engineers and scientists with an in-depth, intense study of the latest developments surrounding tire engineering. The course is designed for practicing engineers, chemists and scientists who are concerned with tires and vehicles and who have an engineering or science background at the Bachelor of Science level. The basic and practical aspects of the mechanics of pneumatic tires will be introduced by internationally renowned experts in tire mechanics. Extensive and detailed course notes prepared by each instructor will be provided for all participants along with a 700-page e-book “The Pneumatic Tire” edited by professors Gent and Walter. Those who complete this course will receive a certificate from the University of Akron.

Course Fees:*
Full Session: $1,900.00 USD
Two Days: $800.00 USD
Single Day: $550.00 USD
On Site Full Session: $2,100.000 USD
On Site Two Days: $900.00 USD
On Site Single Day: $650.00 USD

International Registration Information
Letters of Invitation
Contact Sally Dietz, sdietz@crain.com to learn more. Please include complete contact information, passport number and expiration date. All letters of invitation will be sent to you via email unless you supply a Federal Express or DHL account number.

Please click the Start button to begin the attendee registration process. 


For Course Details
For further details, please contact
Dr Benjamin T F Chung:
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-3903 USA
330-972-7739 or bchung@uakron.edu 

*Cancellation and Refunds Policy:
All cancellations must be received before Sept. 1, 2020 and registration refunds are subject to a 10% cancellation fee. Cancellations must be received in writing by e-mail to Sally Dietz or Lori DiFrancesco. No refunds will be made for requests received after that time. Refunds will be issued in the same form payment was made. Please allow two weeks for processing. Registrants who cancel will not receive conference materials.

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