Workshops * Conference * Site visit

Smart Energy International is hosting the Smart Metering East Coast conference in Washington DC from November 7-9, 2007 and will highlight the latest technologies currently being implemented in the rollout of smart metering in the U.S.

Our provisional program is available to view on www.smart-energy.com/eastcoast. Register online now and don’t miss out on being part of the East Coast utilities smart metering landscape!

  • The two-day conference includes speakers who are experts in their respective fields. We are pleased to welcome:
    • Rick Morgan, Commissioner, DC Public Service Commission, Washington DC
    • Eric Ackerman, Senior Manager, Regulatory Policy, Edison Electric Institute, Washington DC
    • Dan Delurey, Executive Director, Demand Response & Advanced Metering Coalition, Washington DC
    • Joy Zimberlin, Regulatory Specialist, New York Independent System Operator, NY
    • Michael Angemeer, President and Chief Executive Officer, Veridian Corporation, ON, Canada
    • Howard Porter, Director, BEAMA, London, UK

… and many more experts.

  • Technology drivers for the smart utility. Experience first hand a technology update from some of the leaders in the field:
    • Echelon
    • Elster
    • Itron
    • Oracle Utilities
    • SilverSpring Networks
    • Trilliant Networks
    • TWACS by DCSI

We are pleased to have Erich Gunther, Chairman and Chief Technology Officer, EnerNex Corporation coordinating the Home Area Networks pre-conference workshop on Thursday, November 8, 2007. He will examine the critical role AMI will play in this rapidly developing technology.

Areas that will be covered include:

  • The standards and practices necessary to enable information exchange;
  • Identifying the information to be exchanged;
  • The types of devices that can utilize and act on the information;
  • Best practices necessary to ensure interoperability;
  • Policies and architecture for security and privacy;

… and much more.

For more information, contact Teresa Botha - email teresa@spintelligent.com or phone: 888 559 8017 (US) or +27 21 700 3500 (international).