Stephenson Building, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NE1 7RU

BGA Gears 2019


We have a special Early Bird discount of 10% for all delegates.

Members : £249.00  £224.10 Non Members: £322  £289.80

In addition to this discount any Member companies booking 1 or more tickets can bring 1 additional delegate absolutely free of charge.

To book your place at our Gears pre-dinner on 13th November please click here.

To book offline please download a booking form here – Gears 2019

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About Gears 2019

The British Gear Association is the UK Centre of Technical Excellence for gear design, manufacture & application technologies. The Annual Technical Awareness Event is the leading conference for the Gear Industry in the UK and this long running seminar is considered an essential event for manufacturers, distributors and academics involved in the UK Gears Industry.

Gears 2019 provides an outstanding forum to generate discussion and share ideas with others on all aspects of power transmission technology, commercial interests and the future of manufacture within the UK.

In addition to the cutting edge lectures and speeches from pre-eminent experts there will be plenty of opportunity to network with the leading Gear companies, manufacturers, distributors and academics. This will be your chance to share opportunities, discuss challenges and promote your interests to like minded people.

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Please join us for an informal Gears 2019 pre-dinner on the 13th November at De Vere Tortworth Court Hotel. This is a great opportunity to meet and network with your fellow delegates in advance of the Gears 2019 conference.

For those requiring accommodation De Vere Tortworth Court Hotel are offering delegates a reduced rate of £99 including breakfast. Bookings to be made direct with the hotel and subject to availability.

Should you wish to book a room please telephone the hotel direct on 01454 263661 as we have a number of rooms provisionally booked for GEARS 2019 delegates.

To book offline please download a booking form here – Gears 2019

If you have any further questions please contact

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Call for papers

You are invited to submit a brief Abstract as a Word or PDF file of no more than one page in length to

Ideally, papers (or an extended abstract and a presentation when appropriate) should be original to the UK audience but previously presented material may be accepted at the discretion of the Gears 2018 Chairman. Your material should be technically accurate, relevant to power transmissions technology and free of commercialism.

Some suggested application areas include:

  • Manufacturing & Processing
  • Quality Control and Inspection
  • Applications & Case Histories
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Materials
  • Design Analysis & Methods
Timetable for Authors:
15th August 2019 Abstract due at BGA.
22nd August 2019 Authors of selected abstracts notified.
28 October 2019 Final paper or extended abstract with PDF of presentation due at BGA Office.
4 November 2019 Presentation due at BGA for loading on to laptop.

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