ATLANTA –The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) is inviting industry experts to submit presentation proposals for the 2013 ASC Spring Convention, taking place April 21-23, 2013, in Atlanta.

Topics to be considered for the convention include trends in mergers and acquisitions, raw material development, challenges and opportunities in sourcing, novel powdered adhesives, fasteners versus adhesives, polyurethane formulation and adhesives, advanced technology, the value of emerging chemistry techniques, government relations, and packaging end-users.

Abstracts must be submitted online by January 25, 2013. For additional information, visit