On April 18-20, hundreds of adhesive and sealant professionals will gather at the Hyatt Regency Savannah for the ASC 2010 Spring Convention and Expo.

Factors Walk.
Photos courtesy of the Savannah area CVB.

Each year, Savannah welcomes millions of visitors. On April 18-20, hundreds of those out-of-towners will be adhesive and sealant professionals gathered at the Hyatt Regency Savannah for the ASC 2010 Spring Convention and Expo. Highlights of the event include the following.

Professional Development Opportunities

Presentations will include discussions of global industry perspectives and market updates; distribution channels; formulation fundamentals; new business opportunities; social media; and much more.

Bonaventure Cemetery.

Caulks and Sealants Short Course

In addition to the compelling educational program, the ASC is offering its expert-led, comprehensive Caulks & Sealants Short Course on April 18 and 19.

Savannah Belle Ferry.

New Suppliers at the Expo

The ASC EXPO will feature leading suppliers, service providers and distributors, including several first-time exhibitors. Exclusive EXPO hours allow attendees to speak one-on-one with exhibitors, learn more about the latest products and services, network with colleagues, register to win great raffle prizes, and enjoy the Exhibitor Appreciation Reception.

Networking Opportunities

Networking remains a vital reason to attend an ASC convention, which is why the Spring Convention has ample networking opportunities built into the schedule. Colleagues can meet during Sunday’s golf outing; between educational sessions; over lunch; while exploring the ASC EXPO; while mingling at receptions; or in the evenings.

For more information, visit www.ascouncil.org.

SIDEBAR: ASC Spring Expo Exhibitors

Accumetric LLC: 109
AkzoNobel Cellulosic Specialties: 422
Albion Engineering Co.: 211
Arch Chemicals Inc.: 216
Arizona Chemical Co.: 308 (S)
Ashland Distribution: 117
ASImagazine: 425 (S)
BASF Corp.: 218
Bayer MaterialScience LLC: 309 and 311 (S)
BYK Additives and Instruments: 312
Cabot: 431
Celanese Emulsion Polymers: 316
Conn and Co. LLC: 426
Cray Valley USA LLC: 318
Cytec Industries: 409
DATACOR Inc.: 411
DHM Adhesives Inc.: 413
Dow Corning Corp.: 415
Dow Customer Information Group: 115
Eastman Chemical Co.: 112 (S)
Emerald Performance Materials: 114
Evonik Degussa Corp.: 423 and 424
ExxonMobil Chemical Co.: 209 (S)
FlackTek Inc.: 210
Gala Industries Inc.: 317
Gelest Inc.: 310
Genovique Specialties: 417
Hexion Specialty Chemicals: 408
Hovus Inc.: 214
Huntsman Polyurethanes: 412
Kaneka Texas Corp.: 314
Kraton Polymers U.S. LLC: 113 (S)
Kuraray America Inc.: 208 (S)
LCY Elastomers LP: 410
Lion CoPolymer LLC: 219
LCY Elastomers LP: 410
MAUSER Corp: 212 (S)
Momentive Performance Materials Inc.: 315
Omya: 427
Poly-Clip System: 429
REXtac LLC: 119
Roda Packaging Inc.: 217
Saiden Technologies Inc.: 418
Shengda Tech Inc.: 215
Showa Denko America Inc.: 416
Sonoco Products Co.: 319
Sulzer Mixpac USA Inc.: 213
TAH Industries (known as Nordson EFD LLC): 111
Teckrez Inc.: 110
Tekkote Corp.: 313
Troy Corp.: 414
Wacker Chemical Corp.: 106 and 108 (S)

(S) Denotes sponsor