Toronto, ON — STLE’s 2004 Annual Meeting and Exhibits, set for May 17-20, 2004, at the Sheraton Centre hotel in Toronto, is only a few days away. Meeting registration still is available through the headquarters of the Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers (STLE) until close of business on Weds., May 12. To register, call 1-847-825-5536 or go online at www.stle.org
The Sheraton hotel still has a limited number of hotel rooms available in the STLE block. To reserve a room, call 1-800-325-3535 (group name: STLE)
Onsite meeting registration will be available at the Sheraton Centre in Toronto 2-6 p.m. on Sunday, May 16, and then daily for the rest of the meeting. The registration desk is on the Concourse Level, one level below the hotel lobby. Already, about 1,000 people has signed up for the event.
Remember, too, that there are new attendance options this year, especially useful for those trying to save money:
1. One-day registrations are available if you only want to attend a few key sessions or talks on the same day. The one-day registration is US$175 for a member and US$225 for a non-member.
2. There are also one-day education courses. Go to the STLE website at www.stle.org for information.
3. There are the exhibits, which you can visit for free. A list of companies with booths is also on the website and on the Toronto Section website. Go to www.geocities.com/tostle.
4. Everyone is welcome to visit the STLE publication area (near the registration desk on concourse level). You can buy copies of the talks and other information on tribology and lubrication. There is no charge for access to this area.