International Conference on Gears 2021 - Early bird registration now open!

International Conference on Gears | VDI-Conference

The 9th International Conference on Gears 2021 will be held in Garching, Munich at the Gear Research Centre (FZG) of the Technical University of Munich from September 15th to 17th, 2021. Supported by national and international associations, the conference brings together over 500 leading experts from the international gear and transmission industry.Participating the conference gives you the opportunity to take part in this leading international forum and learn about the latest developments and research results in the powertrain industry and academia.

Discover innovative gear technology, network around the world and build partnerships!

Following on from the success of the past conference the “International Conference on Gears” will surely be a again a unique meeting point for equipment manufacturers, producers and researchers of gear and transmission systems and present your new solutions, latest research results and technical ideas. You will find answers to questions such as Where are the potentials for innovative tooth geometry and modifications?, How can you increase the load carrying-capacity? or What are the best techniques for continuous diagnosis and monitoring? And many more.

The discussion will focus e.g. on topics:

  • Optimization of gear design and geometry
  • System-modelling, -simulation and –calculation of gears
  • New calculation methods for load carrying capacity, strength and more efficiency
  • NVH behavior and noise reduction of transmission systems
  • Condition monitoring and damage detection
  • EHL contact
  • Quality assurance and measurement

Yet already we can say that the “International Conference on Gears 2021” with the accompanying conferences overs you over 120 interesting technical lectures by first class speakers and an excellent opportunity to exchange ideas and to find new solutions.

Learn from best practices and attend specialist lectures, for example, from the following companies:

AKGears • AVL Deutschland • AVL List • dive solutions • Envision COE • Idemitsu Kosan • Jatco • KISSsoft • Nissan Motor • OTEC Präzisionsfinish • Ovako • Robert Bosch • Schaeffler Technologies • SEW-EURODRIVE • Siemens Industry Software • Small Innovative Enterprise “Mechanic” • Transmission Dynamics • WEBER • ZG Hypoid

Renowned universities and research institutes from the countries all around the world will present their latest research results. Meet speakers from countries like:

China • France • Germany • Greece • Italy • Japan • Russia • Serbian • Spain • Taiwan • USA

Currently, a face-to-face event is planned. For your safety, we are of course keeping an eye on pandemic developments and adapt the programme schedule and the operational process to the situation. If an onsite event will not be possible, we will provide a different solution and shall immediately inform you.

Accompanying conferences focus on high-performance plastic gears and gear production

In addition to the International Conference on Gears 2021 the accompanying conferences again offer a deep insight into all aspects of

>> Gear Production 2021

>> High Performance Plastic Gears 2021

Entrance to the accompanying conferences is free for registered participants of the International Conference on Gears 2021.

Two social events offer excellent networking opportunities

The conference offers many opportunities to meet up with colleagues - old and new - during the breaks. A social evening in the main hall of the university will be held on the second conference day. In addition, we warmly invite you to an external evening event. Let yourself be surprised. The social events are included in the conference attendance fee.

Sponsorship & exhibition opportunities

The International Conference on Gears 2021–the world´s leading congress in the field of gears and transmissions – offers you the chance to reach out to key players.  Speak directly to your targeted audience and interact with high-profile delegates through sponsorship and exhibition opportunities. If you are interested in presenting your products and services please contact us.

Ensure your participation – register for the International Conference on Gears 2021

Early bird registration is available until April 30th, 2021. Reserve your participation in our next convention now  to make sure you will be part of the leading international platform for equipment manufacturers and producers and also researchers into gear and transmission systems.

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Advisory Board

 Amir AboutalebEng. Amir Aboutaleb American Gear Manufacturers Association / Alexandria

 Albert AlbersUniv.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Albert Albers Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) IPEK-Institut für Produktentwicklung / Karlsruhe

Luc Amar CETIM Centre Technique des Industries Mécaniques / Senlis Cedex

 Heinz-Uwe ArnscheidtDr.-Ing. Heinz-Uwe Arnscheidt Volkswagen AG / Wolfsburg

 Jörg BörnerDr.-Ing. Jörg Börner ZF Friedrichshafen AG / Friedrichshafen

 Johan Bos Johan Bos Bos Gear Solutions / Middelburg

 Bernhard BouchéDr.-Ing. Bernhard Bouché Getriebebau Nord GmbH & Co KG / Bargteheide

 Christian BrecherProf. Dr.-Ing. Christian Brecher RWTH Aachen / Aachen

 Bingkui ChenProf. Bingkui Chen Chongqing University / Shapingba,Chongqing

 Rolf DoebereinerDr.-Ing. Rolf Doebereiner AVL List GmbH / Graz

 Jože DuhovnikProf. Dr. Eng. Jože Duhovnik Faculty of Mechanical Engineering University of Ljubljana / Ljubljana

 Hartmut FaustDr.-Ing. Hartmut Faust Schaeffler Automotive Buehl GmbH & Co. KG / Bühl

 Hans-Peter FleischmannDipl.-Ing. (FH) Hans-Peter Fleischmann AUDI AG / Ingolstadt

 Carsten GittDr.-Ing. Carsten Gitt Mercedes-Benz AG / Sindelfingen

 Carlo GorlaProf. Ing. Carlo Gorla Politecnico di Milano Dipartimento di Meccanica / Milano

 Norbert HaefkeDipl.-Ing. Norbert Haefke FVA GmbH / Frankfurt

 Jörg HermesDr.-Ing. Jörg Hermes SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co KG / Bruchsal

 Ralf HeßDr.-Ing. Ralf Heß Flender GmbH / Bocholt

 Manfred HirtProf. Dr.-Ing. Manfred Hirt FZG-Augsburg Außenstelle der Forschungsstelle für Zahnräder und Getriebebau - TU München / Augsburg

 Bernd-Robert HöhnProf. Dr.-Ing. Bernd-Robert Höhn FZG Forschungsstelle für Zahnräder und Getriebebau Technische Universität München / Garching

 Haruo HoujohProf. Dr.-Ing. em. Haruo Houjoh Tokyo Institute of Technology / Yokohama-city

 Georg JacobsProf. Dr.-Ing. Georg Jacobs MSE – Institut für Maschinenelemente und Systemententwicklung RWTH Aachen / Aachen

 Ahmet KahramanProf. Ahmet Kahraman The Ohio State University / Columbus

 Alex KapelevichDr. Alex Kapelevich AKGears LLC / Shoreview, MN

 Andreas KleinDr.-Ing. Andreas Klein Flender GmbH / Voerde

 Caroline Körber Caroline Körber VDI Wissensforum GmbH / Düsseldorf

 Aizoh KuboProf. hc. Dr.-Ing. Aizoh Kubo Kyoto University / Sakyou-ku, Kyoto

 Heinz LinkeProf. em. Dr.-Ing.habil. Heinz Linke Technische Universität Dresden / Dresden

 Geng LiuProf. Geng Liu Northwestern Polytechnical University / Xi'an Shaanxi

 Kai LubenowDr.-Ing. Kai Lubenow Eickhoff Antriebstechnik GmbH / Bochum

 Athanassios MihailidisProf. Dr.-Ing. Athanassios Mihailidis Aristotle University / Thessaloniki

 Aleksandar MiltenovicProf. Dr.-Ing. Aleksandar Miltenovic Mechanical Engineering Faculty University of Nis / Nis

 Ichiro MoriwakiProf. Ichiro Moriwaki Kyoto Institute of Technology / Kyoto-shi

 Michel OctrueDr. Michel Octrue CETIM Centre Technique des Industries Mécaniques / Senlis Cedex

 Robin Olson Robin Olson Rexnord Industries, LLC / Milwaukee

 Jose PedreroProf. Dr. Ing. Jose Pedrero Universidad Nacional de Educacion / Madrid

 Burkhard PinnekampDr.-Ing. Burkhard Pinnekamp Renk AG / Augsburg

 Gerhard PollProf. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Poll Leibniz Universität Hannover Institut für Produktentwicklung und Gerätebau / Hannover

 Datong QinProf. Dr. Ing. Datong Qin Chongqing University / Shapingba,Chongqing

 Zsolt RothDipl.-Ing. Zsolt Roth J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG / Heidenheim

 Bernd SauerProf. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Sauer TU Kaiserslautern Fachbereich Maschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik / Kaiserslautern

 Berthold SchlechtProf. Dr.-Ing. Berthold Schlecht Technische Universität Dresden / Dresden

 Ray SnidleProf. Ray Snidle Cardiff School of Engineering Cardiff University / Cardiff

 Karsten StahlProf. Dr.-Ing. Karsten Stahl FZG Forschungsstelle für Zahnräder und Getriebebau Technische Universität München / Garching

 Peter TenbergeProf. Dr.-Ing. Peter Tenberge Fakultät für Maschinenbau Ruhr-Universität-Bochum / Bochum

 Joachim ThomasDr.-Ing. Joachim Thomas ZG Hypoid GmbH / Aschheim

 Philippe VelexProf. Dr. Ing. Philippe Velex INSA - Institut National des Sciences Appliquees de Lyon / Villeurbanne Cédex

 Franz VölkelDr.-Ing. Franz Völkel Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG / Herzogenaurach

 Reiner VonderschmidtDr.-Ing. Reiner Vonderschmidt GEORGII KOBOLD GmbH & Co. KG / Horb

 Wenzhong WangProf. Wenzhong Wang Beijing Institute of Technology Beijing / Beijing, China

 Michael WeigandUniv. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. Michael Weigand Technische Universität Wien Institut für Konstruktionswissenschaften und Technische Logistik E307 / Wien

 Toni WeissDr.-Ing. Toni Weiss GanaCon Gear analysis and consulting / Inning

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International Conference on Gears 2021

Gear Research Centre (FZG)
Institute of Machine Elements
Technical University of Munich
Boltzmannstr. 15
85748 Garching

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  • Applied Nano Surfaces GmbH
  • Bonori Giorgio
  • dive solutions GmbH
  • ELTRO Gesellschaft für Elektrotechnik mbH
  • Evonik Operations GmbH
  • IMS Gear SE & Co. KGaA
  • KISSsoft AG
  • Metal Improvement Company Inc.
  • SMT
  • Telemetrie Elektronik GmbH

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