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Smart Metering Units

February 23, 2017 @ 10:30 pm - February 24, 2017 @ 1:15 am


Smart metering has become a commonly used term to describe the traditional residential based electronic energy consumption meter with communication capability. Smart metering systems have been in place for a number of years but the safety, security, operation and capabilities of these systems is not well understood outside of the utility.

There is much more to smart metering today than just the billing meter located on a house or place of business. Smart grid initiatives with advanced technology allow for greater metering capability outside of the billing meter. Metering data is now being collected and utilized to enable advanced utility and customer applications. This presentation will review smart meter technology systems in use today including devices, communication and applications as well as future smart metering opportunities.



Due to space constraints at the Duke Envision center, this meeting is limited to 30 attendees. Priority will be given to IEEE members; non-IEEE memebers will be able to register starting Sunday February 19th. Members should enter their IEEE Membership number when registering, and select the Register and pay later button. Please enter only the digits. Experienced members might have to add leading zeros to properly enter their membership number. The system will not allow you to register if you have entered the wrong IEEE Membership number or if you have typed anything other than the digits. 

WALK-INS (those without reservations): Please do not attend if you did not pre-register, as there is limited seating at this venue.

DINNER RESERVATION CANCELLATION POLICY: An email to prior to the close of reservations is required to properly cancel your reservation. Refunds for PayPal payments are complicated, and we request that you leave the funds on deposit for a future meeting.

Speaker(s): Michael D. Simms,


Social Time: 5:45 – 6:00

Dinner: 6:00 – 6:30 (Reservation required)

Presentation: 6:30  – 7:15 (You may attend the presentation without having dinner).

Tour: 7:15 to 8:30

Note this presentation is limited to 30 people.


Buffet Menu:

Fresh veggie appetizer tray and delicious pizza dinner.

Bldg: Duke Energy Envision Center
4580 Olympic Blvd
Erlanger, Kentucky


February 23, 2017 @ 10:30 pm
February 24, 2017 @ 1:15 am


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