BEAMA to Discuss Consumer Data and EU Goal of Installing Smart Meters by 2020

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SMi’s 2nd annual conference on Meter Asset Management will be taking place on the 22nd – 23rd June 2015 at the Holiday Inn Regents Park Hotel in London, UK.

Meter Asset Management

Utilities across Europe face the prospect of meeting the EU’s goal of installing smart meters for 80% of consumers by 2020 (European Commission, 2015). Whilst each country is meeting these goals within different time frames, many are in the same position as the UK and are in a crucial stage in the road towards full roll outs. Additionally, gas, electricity and some water suppliers face similar challenges in managing existing meter assets and planning for the roll out and maintenance of smart meters.

Jeremy Yapp, Deputy Director, Smart Metering from BEAMA will be speaking at the 2nd annual Meter Asset Management conference taking place on 22nd - 23rd June 2015 in London, UK.

His highly topical speech will focus on consumer energy data and the connected home. By giving a status update on equipment availability and the role of consumer data, he will shed light on this pertinent topic. His unique talk will also address the remaining challenges to rollout and highlight the power of smart energy data.

This conference will cover issues relating to new smart meters as well as focus on looking at the retention of traditional metering and the many processes involved in switching them over.

Benefits of Attending:

  •     Listen to an update on the SMDA
  •     Learn how to implement best practice being used across Europe
  •     Understand how to train and optimise your workforce
  •     Discuss how interoperability can be implemented
  •     Hear how to maximise the benefits of smart metering

Speakers Include:

  •     Brendan McGarry, Head of Service, SMDA Scheme Operator, Gemserv Ltd
  •     Senior Representative, Department of Energy and Climate Change
  •     Neil Robertson, Chief Executive, EU skills
  •     Dennis Palmer, Head of GB Smart Metering Programme Liason, Smart Energy GB
  •     Stephen Dallas, SMART Meter Deployment Optimisation Manager, Deployment Operations Centre, EDF Energy
  •     Dirk Costrop, Project leader Smart Meter Data Acquisition, EANDIS
  •     Brian Stratton, Head of Distribution Capital Delivery, UK Power Networks

For more information or to register please visit

Alternatively contact Sultan Alamro on +44 (0) 207 827 6066 or email salamro(at)smi-online(dot)co(dot)uk

In addition to the event, there will be an interactive half day post conference workshop taking place on the 24th June 2015 entitled: The Skills Agenda for SMART, Presented by: Neil Robertson, Chief Executive, Energy and Utility Skills

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