VIRTUAL EVENT: Providing the roadmap for achieving 100% smart meter coverage, fostering standardisation in the industry and scaling up your AMI related data analytics
13-15 October 2020 | Virtual Conference

Programme

Conference Day One Tuesday 13 October 2020 Download
08:30Registration
09:00Establishing the Business Case – determining the key drivers for investing in next generation AMI systems to support the migration to demand side management and speed up the energy transition
09:35Live Q&A – Establishing the Business Case
09:45Lifecycle Management – unlocking the value of your installed smart meters and integrating interoperable next generation meters to ensure the cost-efficiency of your evolving meter infrastructure
10:20Live Q&A – Lifecycle Management
10:30Morning Networking & Virtual Exhibition Break
11:00Utility Panel: Standardisation – establishing a working group represented by the whole ecosystem and dedicated to driving the development of standards for next generation AMI systems
12:00Live Q&A – Utility Panel: Standardisation
12:30Roundtable Discussions
13:00Lunch Networking & Virtual Exhibition Break
14:00AMI System Design – developing a real-time and future proofed system design that meets immediate and longer-term functionality needs at minimal expense
14:35Live Q&A – AMI System Design
14:45Communication Systems – developing a robust communication network strategy that utilises an optimal mix of technologies to ensure reliability and future-proofed capacity
15:20Live Q&A – Communication Systems
15:30Afternoon Networking & Virtual Exhibition Break
16:00Meter Data Management Systems – comparing the advantages and disadvantages of internally developed, off-the-shelf and cloud-based head-end systems in supporting the rapidly changing demands of your evolving grid
16:35Live Q&A – Meter Data Management Systems
16:45Flexibility (TSO perspective) – ensuring the real-time capability of smart meter dataflows to achieve greater grid flexibility, in support of better network management and demand side response services
17:20Live Q&A – Flexibility (TSO perspective)
17:30Roundtable Discussions
18:00End of Conference Day One