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April 20-22, 2020

Hilton Chicago | Chicago, Illinois

 

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Welcome to Chicago, the “Windy City” – Rich in History and Culture.

Chicago is the ideal host city for the 2020 World Adhesive & Sealant Conference. This famous city has something for everyone – from world-class museums and Michelin-star restaurants to over 200 theatres with incredible shows, and don’t forget about the most amazing street food you’ll find anywhere in the U.S.! No matter what you love to do or where you’re from in the world, you’ll feel right at home doing it here! The Hilton Chicago is the official hotel for WAC 2020, offering attendees world-class amenities and hospitality.

Hilton Chicago - Official Site for WAC2020

720 S Michigan Ave Chicago, IL 60605 (312) 922-4400

The Hilton Chicago, Official Host Hotel for WAC 2020

The 2020 World Adhesive & Sealant Conference will be held at the Hilton Chicago. Overlooking Grant Park, Lake Michigan, and Museum Campus, the Hilton Chicago offers breathtaking views and is in walking distance to so much. Hop on the ‘L’ to Chinatown or simply absorb the arts in Wabash Arts Corridor. Here you’ll enjoy unsurpassed amenities and world-class service.  LEARN MORE

A link for the WAC2020 group rate for the hotel will be available soon.

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The World Adhesive & Sealant Conference in 2020 is the most important INTERNATIONAL event for stakeholders in the Adhesive and Sealant industry worldwide and takes place only once every four years!

Submit a presentation proposal (abstract) for inclusion in the 2020 World Adhesive & Sealant Conference program. Suggested topics  can be viewed by clicking the Learn More button. Don’t see your topic of interest? Any new technology, market intelligence or timely topics relevant to the adhesive and sealant industry will be considered. The deadline is August 30, 2019.

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Early Bird Registration Now Open!

Register Early and Save $100 Each!

The World Adhesive & Sealant Conference in 2020 takes place April 20 – 22, 2020. Early birds can register their international teams and SAVE $100 per registration! The early bird deadline is March 22, 2020.

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The World Adhesive & Sealant Conference in 2020 is the most important INTERNATIONAL event for stakeholders in the Adhesive and Sealant industry worldwide. WAC takes place only once every four years alternating between the United States, Europe and Asia.

In 2020 the event is being organized by The Adhesive & Sealant Council (United States) and takes place in Chicago, Illinois,  April 20 – 22, 2020

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Conference

The WAC Conference will feature exclusive keynote addresses and educational sessions featuring subject matter experts from around the world. Speakers will share their knowledge and expertise on the latest business and technology developments and innovations and opportunities in the adhesive and sealant markets. Call for Speakers Now Open

EXPO

The World Adhesive EXPO is the adhesive and sealant industry’s WORLD trade show, held only once every four years. Here you can meet FACE to FACE with raw materials and service suppliers, distributors, and equipment manufacturers from around the world to discuss your needs and discover new products and services.

Networking

Held only once every four years, WAC is the premier international event to meet and network with industry professionals from around the world. NO OTHER event brings together this many adhesive and sealant suppliers, manufacturers, equipment companies, and end users in one place. WAC is indeed the place to be in 2020!

Don’t Miss This Opportunity to Connect in 2020
with the Global Adhesive & Sealant Industry!

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A Grand Opening Reception & Dinner

Attendees can look forward to an entertaining and GRAND ‘Chicago Style’ Opening welcoming the global adhesive & sealant community to WAC 2020 in the ‘Windy City’ followed by a reception and dinner.

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High Impact Keynotes

Subject matter experts and internationally recognized speakers will deliver highly impactful keynotes on timely subjects of interest to the adhesive & sealant industry. Call for Speakers Now Open.

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Educational Programming for Technical & Business Staff

Industry experts share their knowledge, expertise, and experience to keep you and your company up to date on the latest developments, technologies and business opportunities. Call for Speakers Now Open.

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World Adhesive & Sealant EXPO

The 2020 World Adhesive & Sealant EXPO brings together global suppliers, distributors, and equipment manufacturers to meet the ever-growing needs of the industry.

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Exclusive Networking Events

Held only once every four years, WAC is the premier international event to meet and network with industry professionals from around the world. Numerous events and opportunities to connect will be available!

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2020 Innovation Awards

The 2020 ASC Innovation Awards recognize companies that have made efforts to differentiate and make significant impact in the marketplace. This year we focus on GLOBAL innovations! Be sure to join us as we announce the “2020 Innovation Award” winners.

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Incredible SPONSORSHIP Opportunities for Companies

STAND ABOVE THE CROWD at WAC 2020. Exclusive opportunities are available to reach the global industry at this important event! More information coming soon. For immediate inquiries, contact Malinda Armstrong at +1 301-986-9700 x1106, malinda.armstrong@ascouncil.org

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Chicago Entertainment & Fun Themed Activities

There’s a little something for everyone in Chicago including world-class museums, Michelin-star restaurants, live shows in one of over 200 theaters, guided tours, sporting events, shopping and unmatched nightlife. LOTS of fun in store for attendees!

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WAC 2020 Organizer:

 

“On behalf of The Adhesive and Sealant Council, our co-hosts and co-promoters, and the U.S. adhesive and sealant industry, we are extremely honored to welcome the global community to Chicago for the World Adhesive and Sealant Conference (WAC) April 20-22, 2020. We are diligently working to deliver a world-class event that will be memorable for all participants for years to come.”

Bill Allmond

President, The Adhesive & Sealant Council, U.S.A.

WAC 2020 Co-Organizers:

 

 

 

 

WAC 2020 Co-Promoters:

 

 

ASMAC

The Adhesive and Sealants Manufacturers Association of Canada (ASMAC)

JAIA

Japan Adhesive Industry Association (JAIA)

KAIA

Korea Adhesive Industry Association (KAIA)

CATIA

China Adhesives and Tape Industry Association (CATIA)

TSRAIA

Taiwan Synthetic Resins & Adhesives Industrial Association (TSRAIA)

(301) 986-9700

 

WAC 2020 ORGANIZER

The Adhesive & Sealant Council
510 King Street Suite 418, Alexandria, VA 22314