The 2nd Edition of SMART METERING SUMMIT had been successfully concluded recently.
Held on 24th & 25th of March 2022, the summit proved out to be a successful platform where experienced solution providers with proven technologies along with the top leaders discussed the futuristic technology which will help distribution companies in effective distribution operations as well as help utilities in managing dynamic and disruptive changes happening in the grids due to solar energy infusion, Home Automation, Electric Vehicles, Storage, etc.
Title Sponsor-ORACLE senior Oracle executives Sabyasachi Pattanaik, Director of power, Oracle Energy and Water, Wayne Van Eyk, Director, Oracle Energy and Water Nick Birrell, Vice President of Industry Strategy, Oracle Energy and Water explained METER DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS and Smart Meter Billing also will help chart the roadmap for effective smart metering implementation.
“Smart metering rollout plans for deploying 250 million smart meters across India” “METER DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS” “Head End System for Advanced Metering Infrastructure” on day one.
Followed by “Smart Meter Billing “, “Selection of Communication Technologies for smart metering implementing (RF / GPRS / PLC / LPWAN etc.)”, “Need for a Smart Meter Operations Center (SMOC) for large smart metering deployments” on day two.
The knowledge partner for Smart Metering Summit was PWC India and Mr. Shardul Fadnavis – Managing Director – Advisory – PWC India inaugurated the summit with his opening speech.
Also, Sambitosh Mohapatra, Leader – ESG/Energy Utilities and Resources was one of the esteemed panelists.
Gold Sponsor CUCULUS for SMS22 whose CEO Rene Boringer presented his keynote presentation on Success Factors in Smart Metering Projects – Lessons Learned.
Silver Sponsor for this Summit was ESYASOFT represented by Kamal Sen, Chief Technology Officer, Esyasoft and Alfred Manohar, Business Development & Strategy Director – Esyasoft.
Another Gold Sponsor of the summit was SUBHASREE.
The virtual event witnessed participation from some of the best minds in the Indian public sector space as the panelist including Seema Bahga DGM / IT (SD & I) Punjab State Power Corporation Limited PSEB, Mr. Debasish Sarkar, Director (Technical) – Tripura State Electricity Corporation Ltd , Shakil Ahmed – DM (IT), IPDS, – Assam Power Distribution Company Limited, Indranauj Khound, AGM, PP&D, Santadyuti Samanta – IT Head T&D Cluster Tata Power, Chief of Information Technology – TPDDL, Yogesh Gatgari(ED-Billing & Revenue), MSEDCL, Anil Kumar Sharma – The Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited (DHBVN),Sri Yogesh Kumar, Nodal Officer Smart Meter – Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd. (UPPCL), Amit Dharma, Nodal Officer(Smart meter) – Kanpur Electricity Supply Company, J. J. Gandhi – Chief Engineer (Tech) – Paschim Gujarat Vij Company Limited, Rajkumar. S – Director (Distribution & IT) – Kerala State Electricity Board Ltd, AH Kamble – Director (Technical) – HUBLI ELECTRICITY SUPPLY COMPANY LIMITED, Bashir Ahmad Dar – Jammu Power Distribution Corporation, Sanjeev Sinha (President-IT & Digitization) – India Power Corporation Ltd (IPCL)
There are a total of six panel discussions happened with our esteemed panelists on topics covering.