Madison Heights, MI – Sika Corporation’s Automotive Division is proud to announce the participation as a sponsor and exhibitor at the Global Automotive Lightweight Materials 2014 Detroit Conference http://www.global-automotive-lightweight-materials-detroit-2014.com/, being held on August 20-21, 2014 at the Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan.

In addition to our sponsorship and exhibit, which will feature the latest product innovations for automotive lightweighting, Sika will also be presenting during the technical session.  Mr. Dobrivoje (Bobby) Jovanovic, Global Product Marketing Manager, Body Shop Adhesives & Sealants will be presenting “Advanced Bonding, Damping and Reinforcing Solutions for Enabling Lightweight Vehicle Designs” on Wednesday, August 20th during the “Aluminum & Mixed Material Joining Techniques” technical session.

“We are excited about the opportunity for Sika to partner with the Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Conference,” said Tom Fitzgerald, Senior Vice President Automotive. “The automotive industry is a dynamic and challenging environment. OEMs are demanding lighter, safer vehicles, combined with improved reliability and durability.  Sika, as a global supplier and partner to automotive manufactures and suppliers, is committed to continually developing innovative solutions to meet lightweighting challenges in the automotive industry.”

Sika Corporation will be exhibiting at booth number 18.  For more information contact Sika directly at (248) 577-0020.