KHK 2022 Announcement

This will be the 14th conference on rubber technology in this series and the first KHK to be held online. The previous conferences were highly successful and attracted delegates from a variety of disciplines from around the world. Delegates are encouraged to register both from outside and within Germany.


The call for papers has been opened. Prospective presenters are invited to upload an abstract via the homepage form.
Please do not send us abstracts via email.

There will be a conference online platform from September 2022 where you will find

  • Conference program
  • Registration and Payment
    (information about registration fee can be found here)

Conference objectives

The conference highlights the latest and most important scientific concepts and advanced processing techniques in rubber, polymer science and technology. International recognized experts from academic and industrial research will present future trends in the rubber industry and knowledge on high level of final products. The posters will be presented online.

Conference topics

Chemistry – Reinforcement, Vulcanization, New composites, Raw materials, Aging, Analysis, TPE/TPV’s

Physics - Friction/Traction, Lifetime, Tribology, Rheology

Processing – 3D-Printing, Mixing, Extrusion, Calandering, Injection Moulding, 2K-Systems

Simulation – Modelling of materials, Product design, Prediction

Sustainability – Circular economy, Recycling, CO2-Footprint, Drinking water/Food contact, Emissions

KHK Secretariat

Phone: +49 511 84201-17