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About the Event

The CRU Wire & Cable Virtual Conference attracted 250+ senior representatives from 30+countries from the world’s cable makers, as well as the insulated wire and cable supply chain. 

As a virtual conference, CRU Events have developed a platform that provides a fully immersive event experience, with multiple interactive spaces. The virtual conference will be produced as two days packed with live sessions and networking breaks.  The event will include:-

CRU curated quality content:

 Industry leaders and subject experts from around world and across the industry
 Live streamed presentations with highly interactive Q&A and panel discussions
 Easily save sessions of interest in your personal calendar
 On-demand streaming and download for recaps and slide downloads
 CRU experts on hand to answer questions and lead discussion groups

Unrivalled networking functionality:
 See who is online at any one time and instant video, voice, or typed chat 
 Search all registered attendees and easily schedule meetings
 Build your profile to make yourself more discoverable
 Create your personal agenda linked to your personal calendar
 Post and respond to discussion walls and join live video meetings
 CRU assistance with match-making and facilitated introduction

Exhibition and branding opportunities:

 Brand the event or specific spaces or functions
 Design a rich, multimedia booth space where your team can interact with attendees
 Receive rich analytics of your event experience

The event will give leaders of the wire and cable sector the chance to address peers on the role that this industry will play in bringing the world back from this crisis.

Who attends?

CRU’s Wire & Cable Virtual Conference brings together over 250+ delegates from 30+ countries across the wire and cable industry.
View past delegate lists here 

WC17 attendees by activity
WC17 attendees by region


Event highlights

  • 14 year history of bringing the whole industry together
  • Consistently attracts 250+ senior executives from industry-leading companies
  • 30+ presentations in 14 discussion sessions packed into a two-day programme 
  • Maximise your time - concurrent focused streams: Communication and Energy:
    • 15+ speakers and six sessions dedicated to communication wire and cable
    • 15+ speakers and six sessions dedicated to energy wire and cable
  • CRU view: Hear insights from CRU’s industry-leading analysts and experts

History of the event

Now in its 13th consecutive year, the CRU Wire & Cable Conference series has a strong track record as the established annual meeting for the international industry. Past events have taken place in:

Wire & Cable 2007 - Paris
Wire & Cable 2008 - Barcelona
Wire & Cable 2009 - Rome
Wire & Cable 2010 - Gothenburg
Wire & Cable 2011 - Amsterdam
Wire & Cable 2012 - Vienna
Wire & Cable 2013 - Berlin
Wire & Cable 2014 - Istanbul
Wire & Cable 2015 - Barcelona
Wire & Cable 2016 - Milan
Wire & Cable 2017 - Munich
Wire & Cable 2018 - Copenhagen
Wire & Cable 2019 - Brussels
Wire & Cable 2020 - Virtual