The National Manufacturing Summit is hosted by Weld Australia (formerly the Welding Technology Institute of Australia – WTIA).

Weld Australia represents the welding profession in Australia. Its members are made up of individual welding professionals and companies of all sizes. Weld Australia’s members are involved in almost every facet of Australian industry and make a significant contribution to the nation’s economy.

A not-for-profit, membership-based organisation, its primary goal is to ensure that the Australian welding industry remains both locally and globally competitive, both now and into the future.

Weld Australia’s mission is to represent the interests of members and safeguard the public by ensuring the integrity of in-service welds, and to promote the use of best practice technology and quality systems.