Interwire 2013 Visitor Information
Date: April 23-25, 2013
Location: Georgia World Congress Center | Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Interwire 2013 and WAI's 83rd Annual Convention
Expect global networking; technical presentations; operations reports; panel discussions; a Fundamentals of Wire Manufacturing course; plant tours; a 5K race; and more. Topics: Health & Safety; Green Initiatives; Cost Reduction. The schedule and description of exhibit and conference activities will be posted on this page as available.
More than 400 exhibiting companies from around the world are expected to participate at Interwire.
Conference Programming Committee 2013
Co-Chairmen: William Avise, Leggett & Platt | Richard Miller, Southwire Co.
Richard Baker, Alcan Cable | Mike Ferringer, Bekaert Corp. | Randy Gibbs, Southwestern Wire Inc. | Tracy Gooding, Mar-Mac Wire Inc. | David Hawker, Nexans Energy USA Inc. | Steven Jones, ASARCO | Allen Lindholm, ArcelorMittal Ferndale | Dimitri Maistrellis, Comtran Cable LLC | Nicholas Nickoletopoulos, Sivaco Wire Group | Roy St. Andre, EIS Wire & Cable Co. | Richard Wagner, Insteel Industries Inc.
View the brochure.2013 Interwire Sponsors
Platinum Level: Sonoco | Gold Level: Continuus-Properzi S.p.A. • ExxonMobil Chemical | Silver Level: BASF Polyamide and Intermediates • Carris Reels Inc. • Chemson Inc. • Gem Gravure Co. Inc. ••• • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • SIKORA International Inc. • Tenold Transportation • Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp. | Bronze Level: Lloyd & Bouvier Inc. • RichardsApex Inc. • Standridge Color Corp.
Amacoil Inc. • American Wire Producers Association (AWPA) • Baum's Castorine Co. • Carris Reels Inc. • Commission Brokers Inc. • Gem Gravure Co. Inc. • The InterWire Group • LEONI Wire Inc. • Lloyd & Bouvier Inc. • RichardsApex Inc. • SIKORA International Inc. • Skaltek Inc. • Sonoco • WAI Southeast Chapter
Introduced in 1981, Interwire is the largest and longest-running wire and cable marketplace in the Americas. It is an international trade event that includes exhibiting companies, speakers, and attendees from more than 50 countries around the world. The show crosses dozens of vertical industries including automotive, construction, aerospace, transportation, and communications, among others.
The Wire Association International, Inc., founded in 1930, is a worldwide technical society for wire and cable industry professionals dedicated to the promotion, collection, and dissemination of technical, manufacturing, and general business information and trends in the industry. Throughout the year WAI organizes events such as Interwire and the WAI Operations Summit & Wire Expo trade shows, technical workshops and symposiums, an online trade show, and annual International Technical Conference. Its publications and technical products include Wire Journal International (WJI) and the annual WJI Reference Guide as well as a host of technical handbooks, webinars, and DVDs.