The symposium supported by Deutsche Kautschuk-Gesellschaft (German Rubber Society) is dedicated to provide a scientific scene for the latest innovation in rubber industry and related fields. The main scope of the conference is to create an aspiring forum for exchanging knowledge and share ideas concerning research, developments, new technologies and industrial applications.

A challenging task for Organizing Committee is to create a bridge between the scientific community and industry to establish friendly atmosphere for strengthening personal ties and to stimulate young scientists to present their work and interact with the community. The conference will be supplemented with a post conference factory visit at ContiTech Rubber Industrial Ltd.

The conference – official language is English –  is going to cover major rubber related themes:

•             Raw materials

•             Compounds

•             Processing

•             Application

•             Testing & Analysis

•             Ageing & Fatigue

•             Modelling & Simulation

•             Environmental aspects & Sustainability

•             Packing & Logistic


Submitting abstracts

The Scientific Committee invites the participants to submit abstracts for oral (30 min) or poster presentation on subjects within the scope of the Symposium using the on-line registration, abstract submission, and file upload system. Please follow this link to the homepage of the conference.

Deadline for submission of abstracts is 30 April 2016. Notification of acceptance and selection for oral contribution will be done at 30 June 2016. The preliminary program will be published at 15 July 2016.


Exhibition and sponsorship

An exhibition of rubber industry related producers is also planned to be organized. Detailed information is available using this link to



Conference homepage and e-mail

More informations about the conference is provided by the Conference homepage: Contact via e-mail is „“.