AKRON (Sept. 4) — ITEC, the biennial conference and exhibition for the tire industry, will return to the John S. Knight Center in Akron Sept. 16-18, 2008.
Organized by Rubber & Plastics News , the International Tire Exhibition and Conference typically attracts 2,500 participants from throughout the world. The conference will feature about 70 presentations with a focus on how companies can become more efficient in manufacturing, materials utilization and marketing. Rolling resistance also will be a prime topic of the tech papers, and a forensics workshop is planned that will look at tire failure/reliability and accident causation.
More than 100 exhibitors are expected for the trade show.
More information will be available soon on this Web site.