MINNEAPOLIS - Registration is now open for The Adhesive and Sealant Council’s (ASC) Fall Convention and Expo. The three-day event will take place October 21-23, 2013, at the Hilton Minneapolis. It will include concurrent technical sessions that focus on business development and market trends, government relations issues, and new technology. The expo will take place October 22 from 3:30-7:00 p.m. It will feature over 70 supplier exhibits.

The Hot Melt Short Course (offered only once every three years) will be held October 21-22 and is co-located with the convention and expo. This course is ideal for chemists, engineers and other technical personnel who create these formulations, work with additives and other aspects of formulation, or are involved in product development. Sales and marketing personnel should attend to learn about hot melts to better answer customer questions and offer custom-tailored solutions.

Attendees who register by August can save $100. For additional information about the conference and to register, visit www.ascouncil.org.