International Conference on Tribology in Manufacturing (ICTMP) was established by the International Research Group of Tribology in Manufacturing (IRGTM). IRGTM is an association of multinational researchers in the field of production engineering. IRTGM represents academic and scientific interests in terms of a global network of tribologists. The mission of IRGTM is to present the latest developments of Tribological aspects in manufacturing process. IRGTM has been able to promote international collaborations through active partnerships with different organizations. IRGRM has held the ICTMP conference and been deeply involved with various international tribology conferences around the world. Below is the brief history of ICTMP.