Itron Inspire

Customer and Users’ Forums

At Itron Inspire, we offer a variety of forums that allow you to hear from Itron product team members, ask questions, share knowledge and inspire one another.

Registration:
These forums are free to attend with your Knowledge Conference attendee pass, but registration is required. If attending one or more customer forum(s) only there is a one-time fee of $150.

Itron Enterprise Edition Meter Data Management (IEE MDM) Users' Forum

Sunday, Sept. 25 | 1-5 p.m. ET
The IEE MDM Users' Forum enables current IEE users, managers and IT support employees to meet with counterparts from other utilities as well as the Itron product team. We will discuss recent product changes, the IEE roadmap, how we are investing in the future of meter data management and open the floor for the exchange of best practices on operating and managing IEE.
Moderator: David Kushner, Director Product Management, Itron
*Attendance is restricted to current IEE MDM customers only.

Field Collection System (FCS) Users' Forum

Wednesday, Sept. 28 | 8 a.m.-12 p.m. ET
This forum is an opportunity for FCS users and FCS product team members to meet, ask questions and share knowledge. Updates will be provided on recent FCS and Itron Mobile product developments and future plans. This event also allows the users to discuss important topics and provide feedback directly to Itron and influence the future direction of the Field Collection System and Itron Mobile for FCS.
Moderator: Rich Layton, Senior Product Manager, Itron
*Attendance is restricted to current FCS customers only. Lunch will be provided.

Water Operations Management Forum

Wednesday, Sept. 28 | 1-2:30 p.m. ET
This forum will highlight how Water Operations Management can help you reduce operating costs and non-revenue water losses, improve operational efficiencies, and enhance reliability and resiliency. We will discuss the new features and enhancements of our water-based outcomes as well as what is on the roadmap. Hear how current customers are using water analytics-based solutions to extract value and achieve innovative outcomes to further streamline business operations.
Moderator: Jeff McCracken, Director of Product Management, Itron
*Open to all utilities interested in Water Operations Management.

Grid Management Forum

Wednesday, Sept. 28 | 1-2:30 p.m. ET
This forum will highlight how distributed intelligence, grid operations, distribution automation, distributed energy management and electric vehicle detection can help you generate actionable insights to drive efficiencies, improve reliability, increase revenue and improve customer satisfaction. In addition, we will exchange best practices on operating, managing and deriving the most value out of these solutions. This forum provides an opportunity for electricity-based utilities and Itron product team members to meet each other, ask questions, and share knowledge to influence the future direction of our solutions. Hear how current customers are using grid-based solutions to extract value and achieve innovative outcomes to further streamline business operations.
Moderator: Wassim Akhdar, Director of Product Management, Itron
*Open to all electric utilities interested in grid management solutions.

AMI Operations Forum

Wednesday, Sept. 28 | 3-4:30 p.m. ET
This forum will detail how you can improve operational efficiency, enhance network awareness, generate actionable intelligence, drive innovation and unlock new business value with AMI Operations. We will highlight AMI operations management outcomes based on the OpenWay and GenX networks that include: Action Manager, Performance Manager, Network Ops, AMI Ops, Revenue Assurance and gas-related applications as well as what is on the roadmap in terms of solution enhancements. In addition, we will exchange best practices on operating, managing and deriving the most value out of these solutions.
Moderator: Jeff McCracken, Director of Product Management, Itron
*Open to all utilities interested in AMI Operations.