WAI Operations Summit


Focus on operations
@Wire Expo

The Wire Expo conference program delivers the latest information for everyone involved in wire manufacturing. Takeaways are geared toward operations professionals, plant managers, engineers, quality managers, supervisors, and buyers.

Take your cues from the top. Hear executive viewpoints from Keynote speakers from Insteel and Prysmian who continue to proactively lead their respective companies toward excellence.

Stay on track. Focused sessions include Cybersecurity; Physical security; Workforce safety; AI's role in manufacturing labor challenges; Maintaining aging machinery; Renewable energy generation; an ESG and sustainability panel; Copper wire demand; and more.

Choose “All Access Registration” when you sign up and get the full Wire Expo experience.


Keynote: H.O. Woltz III, Chairman, President, and CEO of Insteel, delivers his Keynote Address on June 11: "Success based on committing to continuous improvement and a passion for manufacturing.”

Keynote: Paul Furtado, COO, Prysmian North America presents “Elevating operations: Paving the way to manufacturing excellence” on June 12.

Clockwinding: Join WAI to witness its decades-long Clockwinding Ceremony with 2024 Clockwinder Dave Lane of The MGS Group.

Production Solutions Demonstrations: Precoats/Lubricants; Wire Breaks; Wire Drawing Dies.

WAI awards/annual meeting.