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A unique showcase of adhesives and bonding technologies on display.


If you are looking for industrial solutions to bind materials together, for any function, this is an essential event for your calendar.

Adhesives & Bonding Expo Europe will connect bonding technology providers (adhesives, sealant, lamination and more) with the full range of end user buyers, as well as the entire chemical and equipment supply chain looking for bonding systems to assembly efficient, durable and light-weight components. The event will be located within Foam Expo Europe, the leading event for the technical foam community to share ideas, formulate partnerships and discover solutions from across the entire supply chain.



After a period of intense disruption and major changes to the way we work and do business this year, Adhesives & Bonding Expo Europe (taking place within Foam Expo Europe 2021) launches with a remit to connect the key buyers and sellers, across all sections of the supply chain, and the wider adhesive and bonding community, to progress the industry through the following key elements:


Show floor

View thousands of products and meet 250+ exhibitors, a unique opportunity to source the latest solutions, innovations and technologies .View live product demonstrations, collect product samples, and discuss your requirements with potential new partners during your visit.



With networking receptions, B2B matchmaking and networking breaks and lunches throughout the event, Adhesives & Bonding Expo Europe (taking place within Foam Expo Europe 2021) is the meeting place to make invaluable new connections and catch up with colleagues. And beyond built-in networking, you never know what new partnerships could arise from a chance meeting as you grab your morning coffee - and if you aren’t there to seize it, your competitor will instead!



Catch up on emerging industry trends, discover the latest technologies and concepts, and understand the likely growth areas of the future. The expert speaker panel of industry leaders and technical specialists will provide the most up-to-date content including post-pandemic market requirements, balancing cost-efficiency with sustainability and how to prepare your business for the opportunities that lay ahead. The Free-to-attend conference tackles the industry's most important issues, across several specialist theatre stages, in partnership with co-located event Foam Expo Europe.


Health & Safety

The health and safety of all participants is of the utmost importance to us and Adhesives & Bonding Expo Europe (taking place within Foam Expo Europe 2021) will ensure the highest standards upheld to assure this. We will continue to monitor the COVID situation and have put added safety and sanitisation protocols in place - further information to be published soon.


A unique proposition

Adhesives & Bonding Expo Europe (taking place within Foam Expo Europe 2021) will provide engineers and designers with:

  • Solutions in assembling (or joining) similar or dissimilar materials to build complex structures or devices
  • Answers on how to select the right adhesive materials, and other bonding applications
  • A networking hub for advancements in functional adhesives and innovative bonding approaches
  • A chance for end-users to meet face-to-face with the whole community of bonding product and equipment manufacturers.




Taking place within Foam Expo Europe 2021

Your free Adhesives & Bonding Expo Europe pass includes access to Foam Expo - Europe’s largest exhibition and conference for foam applications across the automotive, aviation, construction, and sports and leisure industries.

 The event offers a single marketplace for foam manufacturers to meet with potential buyers and their supply chain.


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About the organiser

Smarter Shows (Tarsus) Ltd. is an international exhibitions and conferences organiser focusing on technical events for the manufacturing and engineering sectors. Smarter Shows’ portfolio of events includes Space Tech Expo USA, Space Tech Expo Europe, Ceramics Expo, Foam Expo USA, Foam Expo Europe and Adhesives & Bonding Expo, Future Vehicles NVH Summit and NetZero Build Conference.