Introduced in 1981, Interwire is the largest and longest-running wire and cable marketplace in the Americas. Hosted biennially, Interwire is an international trade event that includes exhibiting companies, speakers, and visitors from more than 50 countries. When industry professionals look for new wire and cable technology, supplies, and equipment they choose Interwire, the benchmark for wire business in the Americas.
Information is exchanged at Interwire. Machinery is debuted, reviewed, and sold at Interwire. And the promise of international networking on the Americas’ stage continues to excite visitors to this vital forum. The show crosses dozens of vertical industries including automotive, construction, aerospace, transportation, and communications, among others. Interwire is held in conjunction with WAI’s Annual Convention.
Interwire is a machinery show. Exhibiting companies comprise suppliers to the industry and manufacturers of wire; cable; and fastener, formed and fabricated wire products. Historically, exhibiting companies have represented all sectors of metal and fiber.
Interwire attracts visitors from throughout the world with a concentration from the Americas. These attendees, 90% of whom have purchasing influence, represent the hundreds of companies that plan for a wide range of capital expenditures in the ferrous, nonferrous, and electrical segments of the industry. Attendees come from numerous fields and several industries allied to wire and cable including:
• environmental and reclamation
• medical instrumentation
Hundreds of manufacturers and suppliers to the wire and cable industry participate at WAI’s annual trade exhibitions to promote products and services to the global marketplace. WAI offers exhibiting opportunities at its biennial Interwire and WAI Operations Summit & Wire Expo, and at its annual International Technical Conference.
Exhibiting companies receive editorial coverage in the pre-show issues of Wire Journal International and on www.wirenet.org as well as promotional exposure through WAI’s comprehensive pre-show marketing campaign. Exhibitors can also advertise in the Official Show Program and participate in sponsorship offerings to extend exposure.
The Wire Association International (WAI), Inc., founded in 1930, is a worldwide technical society for wire and cable industry professionals that is governed by volunteers from around the world. Based in Guilford, Connecticut, USA, WAI promotes, collects, and disseminates technical, manufacturing, and general business information to the ferrous, nonferrous, electrical, fiber optic, and fastener segments of the wire and cable industry.
Interwire is held in conjunction with WAI’s Annual Convention.
This is a Biennial Event - The Wire Expo is held in even-numbered years; Interwire is held in odd-numbered years.