Bearing World Conference 2018 – Call for papers

BEARING WORLD – International Bearing Conference
”Industrial Research and Science in Dialog with Practical Application“
6-7 March, 2018 in Kaiserslautern, Germany

Call for papers – Deadline: September 30th, 2017

Bearing World is the international expert forum for bearings. More than 200 participants from 11 countries attended at the first international conference for bearings in 2016. Here, researchers and developers from universities and bearing manufacturers come together in dialogue with users and experts from the industry. The goal of the conference is the exchange of knowledge and experience between universities and engineers from the industry who are involved in the design, development, manufacture and assembly or practical operation of bearings.

Take the opportunity to contribute your knowledge to the program and gain international visibility. Deadline for submission of abstracts: September 30th, 2017.

All details related to the conference and the call for papers can be found on

Main topics:

  • Bearing requirements and drive technology applications
  • Bearing calculation and dimensioning
  • Life and durability
  • Energy efficiency
  • Rolling bearing dynamics
  • NVH (noise, vibration, harshness)
  • Bearing damage
  • Protective seals for rolling bearings
  • Manufacturing aspects, tolerances
  • Validation
  • Lubrication
  • Lab testing vs. field performance