Water Meter Middle East

Tuesday 25 October 2011


Session 2.2.1

09h00 - 09h30

Keynote address
H.E Eng. Khaldon Khashman, Secretary General, ACWUA

09h30 - 10h30

Water metering 101 primer: making the right choices from the start
Jeremy Heath, Network Manager, Sutton & East Surrey Water, UK

Session 2.2.2

11h30 - 12h30

Water metering 101 primer: continued
Jeremy Heath, Network Manager, Sutton & East Surrey Water, UK

Session 2.2.3

Case study knowledge sessions: bene!ts and implications of implementing new water meter technology
Chairperson: H.E Eng. Khaldon Khashman, Secretary General, ACWUA

13h30 - 14h00

Water meter architecture: identifying field handling challenges, smart water metering communication, impact of business processes and data management opportunities
Flemming Christensen, Utiligence Limited, Abu Dhabi, UAE

14h00 - 14h30

Case study: Prepaid Water Meter pilot project in the Palestinian Water Sector
Fazyez M. Abu-Hilou, Project Manager, Projects Management Unit, Palestinian Water Authority, Palestine

Session 2.2.4

Water think tank session

16h00 - 17h00

A discussion on how intelligent/smart water grids could deliver significant operational, environmental and consumer benefits in the Middle East
Moderator: Jeremy Heath, Network Manager, Sutton & East Surrey Water, UK

Invited Panelists:

  • Loay Al-Musallam, CEO, National Water Company, Saudi Arabia*
  • Mohamed Qamber, Chief Operation & System Control, Water Transmission Directorate, Electricity & Water Authority, Bahrain