Annual Meeting

2016 Annual Meeting will be held February 21-24, 2016 at the Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX.  This four day event also offers a two-day short course, poster session, exhibition, student award symposium and concurrent technical sessions.

Presentations for meeting are solicited for all areas of the adhesion science and technology.  If you wish to participate, we encourage you to submit an abstract. During the submission process, you will be required to select a topic area you wish to present.


View the Final Program for the Annual Meeting (below) or Download a copy (pdf):


Annual Meeting Extended Abstract submissions!

Extended abstracts for the Annual Meeting are due December 30, 2015.  For questions contact Ali Dhinojwala ( or Malinda Armstrong at

  • Extended Abstract Submission
    (Note: Peebles Award Submissions –  When applying for the “Peebles Award”, please check the “Peebles Award” box on the form.  You only need to submit one short abstract.  Your short abstract is due with the general call on September 18th, but your extended abstract is due by December 3, 2015.)  (extended_abstract_template)



  • Poster size:  42in x 48in

All posters must be mounted one hour before the scheduled session start. Poster numbers supplied by AS will be in the upper corner of each poster board, and this number corresponds with the number assigned to each poster in the technical program. Pushpins will be available at the poster session. Authors must remain with their posters for the duration of their scheduled session as indicated in the technical program. All posters must remain up until the session ends and then must be removed within one hour after conclusion of the session. The Adhesion Society cannot assume responsibility for materials beyond these time limits.


2016 ONSITE-Meeting-Registration-Form


Standard: $690 per person
Fellow: $600 per person
Retiree: $330 per person
Student: $330 per person

**registration includes attendance at the technical meeting, all receptions and breaks, meeting proceedings and membership to the Adhesion Society.  If you wish to attend the short course, visit the short course web page.

All registrations must be received on or before January 30, 2016.  Any registrations received after January 30th and all on-site registrations will be assessed a 20% processing fee.

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received in writing no later than January 30, 2016. A 20% processing fee will be assessed on cancellations. NO REFUNDS AFTER January 30, 2016. In the event you need to cancel, the fee paid for membership is non-refundable.

Liability Disclaimer: The Adhesion Society claims no liability for the acts of any participant at this meeting, nor for the safety of any person participating in, or in transit to, or from this event. The Adhesion Society reserves the right to cancel any function without penalty. The total amount of any liability of the Society, in the event of cancellation, will be limited to a refund of the registration fee.

The Westin Riverwalk
420 W Market Street
San Antonio, TX  78205
Phone: (210) 224-6500
Room rate: $179 (single/double)

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