We are delighted to announce details of the CRU Wire & Cable 2020 Conference, which will take place on 8-10 June. Now in its 14th year, the event is set to take place in London for the first time in its history, and we are excited to welcome you all to our home city. The location will allow us to draw on even more market experts from across the wider CRU business, increasing the interactive format of the agenda and networking around the event.  

As a hub for transport and trade, we will pack the agenda with presentations from leading global producers and consumers of wire & cable products for the energy, communication, transport and automotive sectors; and representatives from across the copper, aluminium, optical fibre and associated materials supply chains.  Join us once again to get an update on the key market trends to inform your business strategy, and to catch up with new contacts and old friends from around the world.  

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Regularly attracting 170+ senior representatives from 30+countries from the world’s cable makers, as well as the insulated wire and cable supply chain, the 2019 conference in Brussels explored the direction of the EU’s key construction, power and communication projects; and how wire and cable quality controls and standards have been implemented. Streamed sessions offered more in-depth discussion on insulated, winding and other specialty wire and cable products produced from copper, aluminium and optical fibre, coatings and the other materials; as well as the inputs that impact the bottom line for wire and cable producers, consumers and their supply chain. As with previous years, the conference offered the perspectives of cable makers from around the world on the challenges and opportunities that they see in specific regions or specialty products markets.

The CRU Wire & Cable conference is well established as the premier annual meeting, bringing together the international wire and cable community and provides a platform for insightful strategic discussions and unmatched networking opportunities with leaders of the global wire and cable industry. Don't miss this cost-effective way of getting up-to-speed with important market developments and meet with the right people in a short period of time.


The CRU 13th Wire & Cable Conference was held in June 2019 in Brussels, the centre for European policy making. Attracting 170 senior representatives from the world’s cable makers and the insulated wire and cable supply chain conference, the conference explored the direction of the EU’s key construction, power and communication projects; and how wire and cable quality controls and standards have been implemented.

The conference is well established as the premier annual meeting, bringing together the international wire and cable community and provides a platform for insightful strategic discussions and unmatched networking opportunities with leaders of the global wire and cable industry. CRU Wire & Cable 2019 offered streamed sessions allowing for more in-depth discussion on insulated, winding and other specialty wire and cable products produced from copper, aluminium and optical fibre, coatings and the other materials; as well as the inputs that impact the bottom line for wire and cable producers, consumers and their supply chain. As with previous years, the conference offered the perspectives of cablemakers from around the world on the challenges and opportunities that they see in specific regions or specialty products markets.  

CRU Wire & Cable Conference offers a mixture of discussions, keynote speeches, workshops, site visits and extensive networking opportunities, the event is a perfect opportunity to meet and learn from key industry stakeholders. In addition to the 12 sessions and 30+ speakers that are packed into a two-day agenda, you will benefit from the best opportunity to meet your industry peers and customers from across the wire and cable supply chain during the frequent networking opportunities.

This two day conference offers the most cost-effective way to get up-to-speed with important market developments and meet with the right people in a short period of time.

Industry experts confirmed to speak at CRU Wire & Cable 2020:


 Professor Anand Menon
, Director, The UK in a Changing Europe and Professor of European Politics and Foreign Affairs, Kings College London
 Antonella Battaglini, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Renewables Grid Initiative (RGI)
 Professor Sir David Payne, Chairman Emeritus, The Marconi Society and Director of the Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton
 Mike Lee, Head of Asset Management, Transmission Investment 
 Pratik Agarwal, Managing Director, Sterlite Power Transmission Company
 Axel Schlumberger, Senior Vice President, Southwire
 Richard Antic, Vice President Business Development, Champlain Cable

Reasons not to miss Wire & Cable 2020

 Hear from wire and cable manufacturers and other industry thought leaders from around the world sharing their strategies and market views
 Gain in-depth insights on emerging market opportunities and regional perspectives on changing trade dynamics
 Understand the impact on the wire and cable supply chain of power, communication, construction and automotive industry developments
Meet with hard-to-reach, senior decision-makers from across the sector 
Discuss your challenges and share your views with CRU’s industry experts
 Gain technical insights on the latest wire and cable products and raw materials
Meet with leading innovators and experts looking to build partnerships; and improve energy and communication network deployment
 Take part in a tour of the Aurubis production facility in Olen featuring one of the largest copper scrap yards in Europe. The tour will cover the full process from scrap to semi-finished products

 Hear from global wire and cable manufacturers, and other industry thought-leaders sharing their strategic visions and market views
 Gain first-hand insights into emerging market opportunities and regional perspectives on changing trade dynamics from industry experts
 Hear from CRU analysts on the outlook for the global markets in 2020 and beyond to help inform your business decisions
 Understand the impact on the wire and cable supply chain on power, communication, construction and automotive industry developments
 Gain technical insights on the latest wire and cable products, and raw materials
 Get involved in strategic discussions with an influential audience of senior industry executives
 Secure valuable new business contacts and meet with senior decision-makers from across the sector
 Meet with leading innovators and experts looking to build partnerships; and improve energy and communication network deployment

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Supporters

EuroWire
Fitch Ratings
Connect-World
Wire Bulletin

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