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BYK WEBseminar

Additives for construction adhesives and sealants

October 24, 2023

60 minutes - online - free of charge - available in two different time zones - only in English

Additives play a major role for the production and application process of construction adhesives and sealants:

  • Wetting and dispersing additives enable high filler loadings while keeping easy processing and application.
  • Rheology additives allow sag stable formulations which are easy to apply.
  • Defoamers ensure stable processing and surface properties and thus optimized efficiency

BYK offers a wide additive product range for water-based and 100% reactive construction adhesives and sealants, such as tile adhesives, flooring adhesives, construction sealants and reactive grout applications, to optimize formulation and application properties and to improve efficiency and storage stability.

During this WEBseminar event, we will present specialized additive solutions for construction adhesive and sealant applications.

Don´t miss the exclusive opportunity to:

  • Learn about the chemistry and working mechanisms of additives
  • Watch videos demonstrating effects
  • Get comprehensive information about state-of-the-art testing methods
  • See new product developments in the field before competitors

Who should attend this WEBseminar?

  • Formulators
  • Lab managers and technicians
  • R&D specialists
  • Raw material coordinators

Talks will be relevant to the those working in the following market segments:

  • Water-based construction adhesives and sealants
  • Silane-modified polymer formulations
  • Reactive construction adhesives


Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Tobias Austermann

Global Head of End Use Adhesives and Sealants

Session 1

Session 2

BYK additives for construction adhesives and sealants

  • Improved application properties and viscosity optimization with wetting and dispersing additives
  • Rheology additives for water-based and reactive formulations
  • Defoamer and surface additive selection guide – key features


Please feel free to choose the session according to your time zone. They will have the same content. Session 1 is for Asia and Europe and session 2 is for America and Europe.


Every registered participant will get a certificate of attendance and will receive a link to download all presentations after the WEBseminar. In order to send your certificate, we need some personal data from you. We will ask for this when you register for the WEBseminar.

Attention: Without your personal data, we can’t provide you a certificate of attendance. So please register even if you watch our WEBseminar together with your colleagues.

Video on demand

Even if you cannot attend the WEBseminar live, you will not miss anything. Simply register for the WEBseminar via the registration button. After the WEBseminar you will receive an email with a link where you can watch everything again.


Do I need any special software to join?

We will stream the WEBseminar with a software tool called Microsoft Teams. If you don’t have it installed on your computer, you can participate by using the following internet browsers:

  • Microsoft Edge
  • Google Chrome
How do I log in to the virtual session?

After your registration, we will send you the login data for this exclusive WEBseminar via email.

How much does it cost to participate?

Participation is free of charge. Streaming the WEBseminar can incur costs for the necessary data volume of your internet provider.

How do I cancel my participation?

Please get in touch with us if you have to cancel your participation. If one of your colleagues wants to participate instead of you, please ask him or her to get in touch with us to receive a new, individual access account.

Data protection

Participants might be able to see the names of the other WEBseminar participants.

Want to participate?

Please register by Friday, October 20, 2023 at the latest. After your registration, we will send you a confirmation and the login data for this exclusive WEBseminar via email.

Questions or comments?

Just fill in the contact form below. Our seminar team looks forward to supporting you.