Registration Rates

Early bird rates apply before March 22, 2020

World Adhesive & Sealant Conference ONLY (April 20-22)

Attendee Type Before 3/22/20 After 3/22/20
ASC Member $1095 $1195
Nonmember $1995 $2095
International $1095 $1195
End User $1095 $1195
Speakers, Academia $595 $595
One-Day Member, End User $750 $750
One Day Nonmember $1250 $1250
Trade Press $595 $595
Student $175 $175
Special Guest (spouse/family) $500 $500
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Please note: you will be re-directed to the ascouncil.org website for registration.
You must first create an account to register if you do not already have one with ASC.

Adhesive Science Short Course ONLY (April 20-21)

Attendee Type Before 3/22/20 After 3/22/20
ASC Member, End User, International $725 $725
Nonmember $1100 $1100
Student $225 $225
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Please note: you will be re-directed to the ascouncil.org website for registration.
You must first create an account to register if you do not already have one with ASC.

WAC2020 & Short Course COMBO (April 20-22)

Attendee Type Before 3/22/20 After 3/22/20
ASC Member, End User, International $1395 $1495
Nonmember $2300 $2400
Student $300 $400
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Please note: you will be re-directed to the ascouncil.org website for registration. YOU MUST SELECT 2020 WAC Technical Short Course Convention ADD ON to receive these COMBO RATES. You must first create an account to register if you do not already have one with ASC.

B2B Workshop ONLY (April 20)

Attendee Type Before 3/22/20 After 3/22/20
ASC Member, End User, International $995 $995
Nonmember $1495 $1495
Member B2B Subscriber $795** $795**
Nonmember B2B Subscriber $1195** $1195**

**Company must have a subscription to ASC B2B program

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Please note: you will be re-directed to the ascouncil.org website for registration.
You must first create an account to register if you do not already have one with ASC.

WAC Conference & B2B Workshop COMBO (April 20-22)

Attendee Type Before 3/22/20 After 3/22/20
ASC Member, End User, International $1665 $1765
Nonmember $2695 $2795
Member B2B Subscriber $1365** $1465**
Nonmember B2B Subscriber $2295** $2395**

**Company must have a subscription to ASC B2B program

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Please note: you will be re-directed to the ascouncil.org website for registration. YOU MUST SELECT 2020 B2B Workshop Convention ADD ON to receive these COMBO RATES. You must first create an account to register if you do not already have one with ASC.

EXPO ONLY (April 21)

Includes admission to the April 20th Welcome Reception. No other sessions or meal events are included with this option.

Attendee Type Before 3/22/20 After 3/22/20
EXPO Only Attendee $495 $495
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Please note: you will be re-directed to the ascouncil.org website for registration. CHOOSE EXPO Only option under Attendee Type.
You must first create an account to register if you do not already have one with ASC.

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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

REVIEW THE PROGRAM

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.

EXPO

The World Adhesive EXPO is the adhesive and sealant industry's WORLD trade show, held only once every four years. 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. EXCLUSIVE sponsorships are also available!

View a current list of exhibiting companies HERE.

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.
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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.
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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! Download the WAC Brochure for complete details, then contact Malinda Armstrong at +1 301-986-9700 x1106,  malinda.armstrong@ascouncil.org

DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE

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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)

TSRAIA

Taiwan Synthetic Resins & Adhesives Industrial Association (TSRAIA)

CATIA

China Adhesives and Tape Industry Association (CATIA)

BAMA

Bangladesh Adhesive Manufacturers Association (BAMA)

(301) 986-9700

WAC 2020 ORGANIZER

The Adhesive & Sealant Council

510 King Street Suite 418, Alexandria, VA 22314

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