2019 WHMA 26th Annual
Wire Harness Conference

February 19-22, 2019

Dallas, Texas
- Fairmont Dallas -

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Event Information

Over the past 25 years, the WHMA Annual Wire Harness Conference has become one of few investments that give an opportunity to learn, grow, share, and discover new approaches to many aspects of the wire harness industry. The conference features a number of timely presentations on topics important to wire harness manufacturers, OEM’s and suppliers. It also includes peer-to-peer networking, best-practices roundtables and a tradeshow with industry leading suppliers. It’s a conference you do not want to miss!

Registration Options

WHMA Member Registration

This registration is for active Wiring Harness Manufacturer's Association members. Additional attendees can be added on the registration form.

$495 Register Now

Non-Member Registration

This registration is for non-active members of the Wiring Harness Manufacturer's Association. Additional attendees can be added on the registration form.

$595 Register Now

Exhibitor Booth – Member

This registration is for members of the Wiring Harness Manufacturer's Association planning to have an exhibitor booth.

$1900 Reserve Booth

Exhibitor Booth – Non-Member

This registration is for non-members of the Wiring Harness Manufacturer's Association planning to have an exhibitor booth.

$2400 Reserve Booth

Hotel Information

Fairmont Hotel - 1717 N Akard St, Dallas, TX

Fairmont Traditional Guestroom Rate: $229.00

Online room reservations: https://aws.passkey.com/go/26thannualwireharnessconf

Global Reservations: 866-540-4427
Reservations: 214-720-5290

Conference Sponsors

WHMA is grateful for the following sponsors that help make the annual conference possible!

Casino Night Reception Sponsor



IEWC advances the way the world connects, stays powered, and drives forward through comprehensive supply chain and logistics solutions for wire, cable, and wire management products. For more than 55 years, IEWC has been an entrusted partner for thousands of companies in manufacturing, infrastructure, broadcast, professional audio-visual and telecommunications. An employee-owned company in USA, IEWC has 30 locations in 11 countries, serving customers in 96 countries. IEWC Website

Reception Sponsor



Zuken is a global provider of leading-edge software and consulting services for electrical and electronic design and manufacturing. Founded in 1976, Zuken has the longest track record of technological innovation and financial stability in the electronic design automation (EDA) software industry. The company’s extensive experience, technological expertise and agility, combine to create world-class software solutions.
Zuken Website



Schleuniger is a global technology company and leading supplier of solutions for the wire processing and testing industry as well as the digitization of value chains. The company’s comprehensive portfolio ranges from semi-automatic machines and processing lines for cut & strip to fully automatic CrimpCenters and custom solutions for automatic assembly of special cables. Test systems for assemblies as well as testers and software for low and high voltage applications complete the offering. Schleuniger Website

Lunch Sponsors

CAJO Technologies

CAJO Technologies

Laser marking systems. Fast on the fly and crisp marking fiber laser systems and software. Wire & Harness and cable marking. Plastic and metal marking. High end systems and cable jigs & feeders. CAJO Technologies Website

Wiring Harness News

Wiring Harness News

Wiring Harness News is a bi-monthly tabloid trade newspaper serving the wire, cable and fiber-optic processor. It targets wiring harness and cable assembly shops, cord set manufacturers, and thousands of companies that process electric wire and cable for use in their own products. Each issue brings a feature story about a company in the industry, technological and managerial columns plus wire processing news releases and a calendar of events. Our pages are loaded with people, features and news relative to your trade. Wiring Harness News is the “Official Trade Paper” for the Wiring Harness Manufacturer’s Association. Wiring Harness News Website



Panduit is a world leader that engineers flexible, end-to-end electrical and network connectivity physical infrastructure solutions that help business stay connected in a global world. Our high-performance products improve productivity and offer a lower total cost of ownership to create a competitive business advantage. Strong alliances with industry leaders, a global staff, and unmatched service and support, make Panduit a valuable, trusted partner. Panduit Website

Breakfast Sponsors

Mentor Graphics, a Siemens Business

Mentor Graphics, a Siemens Business

Mentor Graphics is a world leader in advanced software supporting complex electrical systems challenges from product definition through electrical system design, harness manufacture and vehicle maintenance.  Mentor’s client base includes OEM’s, Tier 1 suppliers, wire harness makers both small and large, and specialist vehicle manufactures. Typical applications include competition cars, agricultural machinery, recreational vehicles, custom trucks, buses, and materials handling equipment. Capital eliminates many hours of traditional manual processes and prototyping to deliver working products to market faster. Mentor Graphics Website

Best Practice Roundtable Sponsor

Entrada Group

Entrada Group

Entrada Group guides international wire harness producers in establishing and running their own nearshore operations, enhancing their global competitiveness. Our manufacturing platform supports long-term growth, and reduces cost and risk, giving small- and medium sized foreign companies a cost-competitive North American production footprint, and empowering them to anticipate needs and deliver solutions to their clients, in an accelerated way. Entrada Group Website

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