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Call for Papers: Wire & Cable and Tube & Pipe production innovation for African operations

At this time, the conference organisers have opened a call for papers for the conference technical agenda. The conference will include a comprehensive technical agenda on Wednesday 13 November, which will be mostly dedicated to technical showcases that incorporate technical papers highlighting wire & cable or tube & pipe technology advances relevant to African operations.

View the latest preliminary agenda here

Submit a technical paper for consideration. 

The dedicated technical streams will provide an ideal opportunity for manufacturing operation managers from across Africa to share their technical challenges and understand the latest innovations that are improving operational profitability and efficiency. This represents an opportunity for your company to present in front of an audience of African wire & cable or tube & pipe manufacturers.

We welcome abstracts or proposals for technical presentations from across the wire and cable and tube and pipe supply chains, relating to themes that include:

Wire Technical Showcase
Copper and aluminium rod and bar plant equipment
Wire extrusion and drawing processes
Rolling, pressing, forming, drawing, surface and heat treatment
Fastener/spring and other wire product manufacturing machinery

Cable-making Technical Showcase
Cable production lines, stranding and insulation line equipment
Cable coating, marking and printing
Associated equipment

Tube & Pipe Technical Showcase
Tube rolling mill equipment
Seamless tube equipment
Bending, cutting and welding equipment
Finishing and coating equipment- General Manufacturing and Distribution Process Innovation
Digital Solutions for Risk Management: Security Systems for Cable Theft?
 Plant power generation solutions and energy saving measures
Inspection, testing and quality control o Handling, bundling, packaging and logistics

Abstracts will be considered against the following selection criteria:

- Relevance to African operations
- Novelty of solution
- Quality of presentation
- Objectivity of content

Submit an abstract

To submit or discuss an abstract in greater detail, please contact: Tom Willatt,T: +44 (0)20 7903 2260 E: tom.willatt@crugroup.com