UK is at the verge of entering into a huge growth phase of smart metering; 47 million smart electricity and gas meters being rolled out nationwide at an estimated cost of about £7 billion. This timely Smart Metering UK & Ireland 2009 will bring together leading industry experts to discuss the latest developments on the UK and Ireland’s smart metering revolution.

If you are still undecided about attending Smart Metering UK & Ireland we have 10 reasons for you to attend:

REGULATION
DECC’s smart metering mandate and the issues covered by the consultation document will be presented by Richard Leyland, Head of Metering Team, Department of Energy & Climate Change.

SMART METER MANAGEMENT
This may be one of the most challenging times in your business. How do boards set smart meter policy and what does the management recommend given all these issues? The conference will cover new business strategies,finance issues, having the right work force in place, dealing with the economic downturn.

DRIVING ROI
Utilities must excel in smart meter technologies, operations and investment. The pressure to deliver more in less time and with reduced resource is greater than ever!  Find out how to ensure alignment of the Smart Meter Market Model and investment in Smart Meters in a challenging economic climate.

ENERGY EFFICIENCY
How to meet the European Energy Efficiency requirements and help your customers manage their energy usage. Where smart meter investments will provide the greatest return; and how to implement and measure the results of your programme.

SMART GRID
Hear how smart meter infrastructure enables Smart Grid solutions and adds value to smart grids operations and development. Are you prepared for the near future?

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY
47 million smart electricity and gas meters being rolled out nationwide at an estimated cost of about £7 billion. Be at the forefront of this revolution!

BUILDING A SMART UTILITY
Learn how smart meter technology will transform the utility business and will bring business efficiency.  Smart metering: a roadmap for growth and profitability.

GET ANSWERS
Get answers to your toughest smart metering challenges through interaction and engagement. Do not miss this extremely engaging and highly interactive debate – email your questions for the speakers now and help set the agenda!

FIND SOLUTIONS
Meet leading vendors showcasing their latest technologies and ideas on the exhibition floor. Equip yourself with all the necessary pieces of the puzzle. To find out more about the companies participating in the exhibition click here

GREAT NETWORKING
Last but not least! Expand your professional network through peer interaction.

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Prepare yourself and your business for smart meter roll-out and operations by attending this premier Smart Metering UK & Ireland conference. Find out how the smart meter is going to change your business and how to ensure a smooth transition to a smart meter world.

For more information, visit www.smartmetering.eu