The Hidden Value of Data and Information for Smart Water Systems

SMi Reports: Utility experts to provide insight into the hidden value of Data and Information at Smart Water Systems 2017.

London, United Kingdom, December 07, 2016 --( With the smart meter roll out happening gradually over the UK and Europe in the last few years, larger emphasis has been placed on the data and information collected. Following this, SMi's forthcoming Smart Water Systems conference will feature an exclusive spotlight on the role of data and information when it returns to London on 24th & 25th April 2017 for its 6th annual show.

Smart Water Systems will cover topics on data ranging from using data efficiently, consumer behaviour based on data collected, data governance and strategy and much more.

Key presentations focusing on data include:

• From Data to Water 4.0 – Simple beginnings – Anglian Water
• Smart Network Developments - Sutton & East Surrey Water plc
• Data Governance and Strategy - Dwr Cymru Welsh Water
• Real Time Water Demand Forecast with Big Data - Aguas de Alicante
• Information and its Role in the High Performing Culture - Northumbrian Water

Highlights in 2017:

• The water industry after the Smart Meter Roll Outs – learn about the most recent developments and challenges water utilities are facing.
• The Scottish concept of a Hydro Nation – improving water economy by addressing the value of water resources.
• International data insight – an experience report on Real-Time Demand forecast and Big Data challenges
• Customer-focused engagement programmes to improve satisfaction – how these developments are changing customer service

Other notable presenters include: Thames Water, Scottish Government, WaterSmart Software, United Utilities, Veolia, Northumbrian Water, Severn Trent, Southern Water, Energy Saving Trust, Irish Water, University of Exeter.

For those looking to attend, there is a £400 early bird saving available online ending on 16th December 2016.

Further information is available at

6th Annual Smart Water Systems
24th – 25th April 2017
Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, UK
Sponsors and Delegates Registration: Contact Andrew Gibbons on +44(0) 207 827 6156,
Media: Contact Theresa Chung on

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