Our Industry Expert Interview Series features exclusive interviews with leading industry experts who are part of the co-located events: Metering, Billing / CRM Asia, Transmission & Distribution / Smart Grids, either as speakers, sponsors or exhibitors. The event takes place from 22 - 23 May in Thailand.  Our business leaders share what excites and concerns them about the industry and their message at the event in May.

Direk Lavansiri

Thailand – looking towards smart grid
In order to roll out smart metering and smart grid, ERC will need to prepare a roadmap together with a regulatory impact assessment to detail the appropriate regulatory model to ensure benefits to both operators and consumers – setting up a smart grids working group in order to exchange and transfer knowledge as well as to follow up the technologies and trends will push forward knowledge development and a common vision

Dwijadas Basak

Tata Power Delhi – a utility transformed
Tata Power Delhi Distribution, in a mere decade, has brought about an organizational transformation of which we are very proud – there has been a sea change in the quality and reliability of power supply, which is complimented by efficient, transparent and consumer friendly commercial practices.

Oliver Iltisberger
Asia – rapidly moving towards two-way communication technology
Interview with Oliver Iltisberger, Executive VP Asia Pacific, Landis+Gyr, Australia
Bryan Spear

Smart grid technologies of benefit to Asia-Pacific
Utilities in the Asia-Pacific region are facing real challenges and it is clear that there are opportunities for existing smart grid technologies to bring tangible and significant value to both utilities and consumers in the near term

Milo Sjardin

Asia – clean energy leader
Interview with Milo Sjardin, Head of Analysis – Asia, Bloomberg New Energy Finance