First Latin American and Caribbean Tribology Conference

We are happy to announce the 1st Latin American and Caribbean Tribology Conference that will be held in Montego Bay, Jamaica, from, July 24th to July 26th 2019.

Conference location

The LAC-TC2019 will be held in the framework of the Latin American and Caribbean Conference for Engineering and Technology, organized by the Latin American and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions (LACCEI).


The participate to the conference, participants need to register at the conference website. The fees include the registration fee, lunch, refreshments and coffee every day.


The procedure and template for the submission of the two pages Extended abstract and/or Full paper (maximum 10 pages) are available at :


All accepted and presented papers are published in the proceedings with ISSN, ISBN. Full papers, if accepted and presented, are published with DOI, indexed by EBSCO, and processed for evaluation by Scopus and other indexes.

The program committee cordially invites research ideas in the following suggested range of subjects:

  • Tribology in transport,
  • Tribology in industry,
  • Tribology in space environment,
  • Tribology in energy production,
  • Nano-scale tribology,
  • Local and global contact measurements,
  • Multi-scale & multi-physics modeling in tribology,
  • Biotribology.