1. Scientific Programme

The final conference programme is now available as a short overview and a full version.

1.1. The scientific programme will cover all areas related to tribology. The most advanced developments and researches performed by world-renowned research groups will be presented as

  • keynote lectures, 
  • invited lectures
  • oral presentations, 
  • poster presentations.

​1.2. Within the ECOTRIB 2017 conference there will be a Panel discussion on micromachining. 

1.3. Student competitions 

Outstanding student contributions (poster presentations) will be awarded with symbolic financial prize and plaques. PhD students, who will present their work as oral presentation must prepare a poster in order to compete for the Best student contribution award.


2. Social Programme

Participants of the ECOTRIB conference will be able to participate rich social programme composed of several events all included in the conference fee.

  • Welcome reception

The welcome reception with fine Slovenian wine and food served in relaxed atmosphere will be held at Ljubljana Castle on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017, from 8 pm onwards, as an opportunity to meet old friends and make new contacts. 

Slovenian culinary

  • ​Coffee breaks and lunches

Coffee breaks and lunches will be served in lobby in front of the lecture hall in Cankarjev dom.

  • Sightseeing tour

Guided city tour to explore beauties of Ljubljana will be held on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 at 6:15 pm.

Photo: Turizem Ljubljana

  • Gala dinner

The Gala dinner will be held at the National Gallery of Slovenia on Thursday, June 8th, 2017, from 8 pm onwards

Gala dinner


3. Tourism opportunities

For the participants of the ECOTRIB conference special offers on guided tours around Slovenia will be organized.  More information can be found at Tourism and trips.