Smart Energy International Magazine, host of the Smart Energy West Coast conference is pleased to announce that Oracle will be participating at the 2009 Smart Energy West Coast conference taking place from August 31 – September 1, 2009 in San Diego, California.

Smart Energy West Coast 2009 conference is expected to attract over 200 attendees to hear from over 30 industry elite speakers that will present an in-depth look at home area networks, utilizing meter data to drive energy efficiency initiatives and myriad applications within the home and office building as well as bring to focus the hottest metering and grid issues on the west coast.

Smart Energy West Coast is the perfect partner for ORACLE Utilities who deliver proven software applications that help utilities achieve competitive advantage and excellence in business performance, while ensuring a lower total cost of technology ownership. With acquisitions of SPL and Lodestar, Oracle provides best-in-class standalone or pre-integrated suite solutions in customer care and billing, work and asset management, mobile workforce management, network management, meter data management and business intelligence–designed for energy, water and service companies.

 Smart Energy West Coast 2009 conference will create a platform for utilities, vendors and stakeholders to creatively find solutions for the West Coast’s energy, technological and meter data demands, discussing issues around network management and the strategic use of customer data as well as software integration smart metering solutions and net-metering. Leveraging AMI for sub–metering will be a focus area within the conference as well as the smart grid advancement initiatives.

Smart Energy West Coast 2009 conference will explore how strategies, technologies and developments can be implemented to achieve corporate, regional as well as national and global energy and communication objectives. Oracle plays an integral role in the development of the smart solutions and data communication initiatives for the West Coast region and will be sharing their valuable experience as well as their future plans in San Diego.
An updated program detailing topics and presentations for Smart Energy West Coast 2009 conference can be downloaded from the event website www.smart-energy.com/sewc

For more information, for media accreditation or interviews with speakers contact:
Marketing Manager: Brigitte Hart
Brigitte.hart@spintelligent.com
Tel: 888 559 8017 EXT: 3570
Fax: 413 487 6276
Web: www.smart-energy.com/sewc
Conference location:
San Diego, CA