• Nov. 28-30, 2023
  • Paris-Nord Villepinte

WNE, the major meeting place for the industry

More than 600 exhibitors take part in each edition of the world's leading civil nuclear industry event, to meet 17,000 highly qualified international professionals, high-level decision-makers and buyers, create new partnerships and present their technologies and innovations.

WNE 2021 Key Figures

612

exhibitors

76

represented countries

40%

international exhibitors

16

internional pavilions

Nearly 50 activities represented, covering the entire value chain.

WNE brings together more than 600 exhibiting companies, 40% of which are international, working in nearly 50 activities covering the entire value chain of the industry. This unique offer makes it the reference event for the civil nuclear industry.  WNE presents the leading French and international companies in the sector, as well as many young innovative companies.

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (R&D), RESEARCH REACTORS, GEN IV, REACTORS MEDICAL APPLICATIONS

Research centres and labs
Nuclear fusion
Medical applications

NUCLEAR POWER PLANT (NPP) OPERATORS

Large/high-power reactors
Small modular reactors (SMRs)
Network management

FUEL CYCLE PLANT OPERATORS

Mining/extraction
Conversion and enrichment
Fabrication of fuel assemblies
Reprocessing and MOX
Packaging, handling and transportation of fuel

WASTE MANAGEMENT

Waste treatment
Recycling and reuse
Packaging, handling and transportation of waste

SUBCONTRACTORS

Civil engineering and support
Fabrication of large components (turbo-alternator group, primary circuit equipment – steam generator, pressurizer, pumps, tanks
Rotating machinery (pumps)
Material/metal suppliers (steel, copper etc)
Boilermaking and forging
Pipework and welding
Ventilation and airconditioning (VAC)
Electrical equipment, computers and instrumentation
Remote control
Taps
Tools
Consulting, engineering and other services
IT

Lifting and handling
Logistics – cleaning and services
Transportation
Radiation protection
Testing and control
Certification
Personal protective equipment (PPE)
Property services
Site security/protection

PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTES, SAFETY AUTHORITIES, ASSOCIATIONS, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, MEDIA, OTHERS

Safety authorities
Trade and industry associations
Governmental and international organisations
Education and training
Recruitment
Financial institutions and Insurance companies
Media
Others

International companies also shine with the support and backing of leading international nuclear associations.
 

Leading companies in the sector have chosen to promote their company by becoming a sponsor of WNE, thus actively contributing to the event's attractiveness.

Start-Ups, at the heart of the WNE eco-system

Innovation and the nuclear industry go hand in hand. That's why WNE is placing the industry's start-ups at the heart of its eco-system by welcoming them to the start-up planet, an area entirely dedicated to them at the show.