29 NOV – 1 DEC 2016, SINGAPORE

About The Course

This is a comprehensive and interactive course on the subject of Revenue Protection in the Electricity and Gas Metering World. Incorporating reasons why a Revenue Protection is a useful tool to reduce non-technical losses. Maximise the Smart Meter functionality for the stakeholder and end customer. Supported by case studies from around the world, including Great Britain, USA, and Europe. Good and bad practises and experiences are discussed and analysed

Learning Outcomes

Course attendees will receive a thorough grounding of why Revenue Protection is a useful solution to revenue leakage, best practice in locating energy theft in tradition meters and moving forward into Smart Metering, security of metering, and the theory will be supported by case studies to make the learnings very practical for application to the attendees’ own businesses and organisations. Many of the principles that are established in the course will be applicable to stakeholder / consumer engagement at large, and not just in the context of smart metering, Therefore delegates might consider attending even if they are not directly involved in smart metering.

* What comprises Revenue Protection decision making
* Best practises on reducing non-technical losses
* Smart metering useful tool to the supplier/customer
* Engagement with key stakeholders  Who need to be involved?
* Tools for stakeholder / consumer engagement
* Revenue Protection training
* Outcomes and lessons learned from several International case studies, including Great Britain, Europe, USA

Who Should Attend

Energy industry professionals who are seeking to gain a strategic overview of the concepts and methodologies, alongside practical tips and advice for planning and developing a Revenue Protection solution, including:

Smart Meter Project Managers
Smart Meter Deployment Business Analysts
Meter Asset Co-ordinators
Business Analysts
Operational Field Managers

Managers, advisors and experts in a range of organisations including:
Supply and distribution companies
Governments, regulators and market operators

Course Faculty - Mike Wilkinson

CaptureMike Wilkinson is a highly experienced consultant and operational manager, with extensive international consulting experience and expertise in strategic, regulatory and commercial issues. He has a keen understanding and thirty two years of practical experience, specialising in the application of effective regulation in electricity and gas industries. Mike thrives on understanding how regulation and competition inter-relate in energy markets, and helping his clients to navigate the often difficult environments in which they have to participate and engage.

Mike is the VC of the UK Revenue Protection Association and on the board of the executive committee, to work with the membership to collectively give expert knowledge and experiencing in matters of energy theft to the UK government.

Mike is an excellent communicator and experienced trainer. Mike is often asked to present at conference and workshops spanning four continents, to chair proceedings of expert panels, in UK and internationally. He can be relied on to give his personal and industry experience into the analysis of the issues that the participants face, and to help practitioners inside and outside the industry to solve their problems and plan for success.

Topics Covered

Introduction to Energy Theft

Revenue Protection

Meter Security

Smart Metering Stakeholders

Revenue Protection Training

This training course has a limited attendance for up to 20 participants only. Sessions commence at 9am on all days, with short intervals at 10.30am and 3.30pm respectively. Refreshments will be provided in the short intervals. Lunch will be provided at 12:30pm for 1 hour. Sessions will end at 5pm on all days.

Unique Features with powerEDGE Training

• Pre-Course Questionnaire to help us focus on your learning objectives
• Detailed Course & Reference Manual for Continuous Learning and Sharing
• Practical Exercises & Case Examples to better understand the principles
• Limited class size to ensure One-to-One Interactivity
• Assessment at the end of the course to help you develop a Personal Action Plan