UTILITIES TECHX

Smarter and more efficient energy, and increased profitability. Join us for 2 days of exciting content as we explore how IoT, AI, robotics, data, blockchain and 3D technology are enabling utilities to innovate their business models, allowing them to reduce costs, increase profitability and still deliver customer satisfaction.

 

 

 

UTILITIESTECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:10

Dyson & Singapore: Fostering technology innovation together

09:30

A digitally-enabled autonomous future: How technology will change the way we think and work

09:50

Making sense of the real use cases for emerging technology: What does the future hold?

10:10

Reserved for Title Sponsor

10:40

Speed Networking

11:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

AI IN UTILITIES

UTILITIESTECHX
11:30

Improving grid efficiency with AI smart meters

  • Using algorithms to measure exact energy usage
  • Deep analysis of system energy use to identify when it is not operating at maximum efficiency and make automatic changes
  • What promises will the use of AI hold in improving energy efficiency?
UTILITIESTECHX
11:50

Automated Combustion Tuning using AI Technology

  • Using AI to analyse the large volumes of complex digital data acquired during boiler operations
  • Achieving cost optimisation and early detection of anomalies
  • What improvements in the AI system can we expect?
UTILITIESTECHX
12:10

Using AI to build more efficient microgrids

  • Adopting AI to accurately estimate electricity demand by drawing on big data
  • Ensuring stable power facilities while lowering costs
  • How does AI technology complement existing smart and microgrid technology?
UTILITIESTECHX
12:30

Using AI for solar home systems

  • Using a AI-powered power management systems to learn a customer’s typical power usage pattern and adjusting light brightness to meet expected demands
  • How does the technology encourage users to switch to solar power?
  • How does the model allow user to progressively expand their solar power systems?
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

DATA IN UTILITIES

UTILITIESTECHX
14:10

The role of data analytics in intelligent water management

  • Integrating real-time information on water resources
  • Using geospatial asset management system maps to locate water incidents
  • Providing response teams with accurate information and route guidance
UTILITIESTECHX
14:30

Unlocking the value of smart meter data

  • What benefits does smart meter data bring to utilities and their consumers?
  • Making your smart meter data work for you
  • What challenges are encountered in scaling smart meter management systems to meet the exponentially increasing data captured?
UTILITIESTECHX
14:50

Enhancing operations, planning and performance of grid assets with data analytics

  • How can utility authorities reduce the effects of asset under-performance with data analytics?
  • How can data analytics be leveraged to reduce the duration and frequency of outages?
  • How much more can we do with data analytics in the utility sector?

ROBOTICS IN UTILITIES

UTILITIESTECHX
15:10

The Drone Inspector: Using drone technology for inspecting electricity and gas infrastructure

  • Using safety drones to monitor electric infrastructure in hard-to-reach areas
  • What safety benefits does it yield for employees?
  • What other tasks could these drones take on, to further improve safety and reliability?
Mr Mathias Steck
UTILITIESTECHX
15:30

Drones for monitoring wind and solar farms

  • Has the use of drones lead to significant O&M savings?
  • How can drones complement current wind turbine O&M practices?
  • Are drones on the way to becoming the key surveying and O&M instrument of the future?
Mr Mathias Steck, EVP APAC, Energy & Renewables Advisory, DNV GL
Teong Beng Koay
UTILITIESTECHX
15:50

Using robotic swans for water monitoring

  • How do robotic swans help water authorities to navigate the logistical challenge of physically collecting samples from huge bodies of water?
  • Tapping the potential of the system to adapt to various environmental challenges
Teong Beng Koay, Research Associate, Acoustic Research Lab, Tropical Marine Science Institute, National University of Singapore
16:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

CLOSING KEYNOTE PLENARY

17:00

It all starts with data: How can you make yours work for you?

17:30

Blockchain: Disruptor, Enabler or All-talk-no-action?

18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

last published: 27/Mar/17 04:16

 

UTILITIESTECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

08:50

Chair’s opening remarks

09:00

Drone delivery: Will we see true commercial deployment?

09:40

Reserved for Platinum Sponsor

10:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

10:50

Roundtable Discussion Session

Now’s your chance to get really interactive, simply pick a table and join the debate. Each table will run for two iterations, giving you the chance to enjoy two roundtables.
12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

3D IN UTILITIES

UTILITIESTECHX
13:40

Visualising a Smart Power Plant with Hololens Technology

  • Creating interactive 3D models of plant equipment
  • Obtaining virtual estimates relating to remote maintenance of smart power plants
  • Managing future demand and improving energy efficiency
UTILITIESTECHX
14:00

Mapping the potential of solar power with 3D models

  • Using 3D models to identify a city’s solar energy potential
  • Undertaking solar energy forecasts to identify suitable areas for solar panel installation
UTILITIESTECHX
14:20

3D in plant modelling and design

  • Minimising costly mistakes by using complex component visualisation during the construction phase
  • How can 3D models help to overcome challenges during the design and conceptualisation phases?
  • What efficiency and cost savings can be achieved?

BLOCKCHAIN & UTILITIES

UTILITIESTECHX
14:40

Blockchain as an enabler of the peer-to-peer energy exchange

  • What are the real applications of blockchain technology for utility companies - smart metering, appliances, micro-grid and grid monitoring?
  • Managing transactions across a microgrid through blockchain energy
  • Managing cyber security concerns
UTILITIESTECHX
15:00

Blockchain Car Charging

  • Experimenting with electric car charging stations using blockchain tech to authenticate users and manage billing process
  • Achieving cost savings through micro-transactions and deploying electricity more efficiently
  • Overcoming regulatory requirements to make this a reality
15:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

IOT IN ENERGY

UTILITIESTECHX
16:10

The self-healing grid

  • Using sensors, automated controls and advanced software utilising real-time data to detect faults
  • Improving system reliability by isolating faults and re-establish service with alternative sources
  • Achieving end-to-end system resilience
UTILITIESTECHX
16:30

IOT in water management

  • Tracking water quality, temperature, consumption & other metrics with smart water sensors
  • Enabling consumers the ability to monitor their water consumption
  • Providing useful information to public
UTILITIESTECHX
16:50

Asset Management with Industrial IoT

  • Adopting asset performance management software to connect disparate data sources and to aid data analysis
  • Placing sensors on key infrastructure to monitor and collect data on operations and efficiency
  • Can we expect to see wider adoption of IIoT in utilities companies?

Close of TECHX 2017

last published: 27/Mar/17 04:18

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