Press Release

Itron Accepting Nominations for Innovator Award

Award Recognizes Breakthrough Solutions Created Through Itron’s Partner Enablement Programs

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. — Aug. 21, 2019 — Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, is accepting nominations for the first annual Itron Innovator Award. The award will recognize an Itron customer for driving excellence in innovation and taking advantage of Itron’s partner enablement programs to deliver value from concept to consumer. The winner will be announced at Itron Utility Week 2019 in Marco Island, Florida, Oct. 11 – 18. 

Nominations must recognize a solution that leverages the tools and services available through Itron’s partner enablement programs, such as development kits, innovation challenges or consulting. The solution must be successfully integrated with Itron technology and utilize Itron networks. Strong preference will be given to products that are deployed in the field and delivering quantifiable outcomes. 

“Through our developer ecosystem, we are enabling customers to leverage Itron’s powerful and proven technology and partner network to push the frontier of industrial IoT innovation to create solutions for smart utilities and communities,” said Sharelynn Moore, senior vice president of Networked Solutions at Itron. “This award highlights the success our customers have found through the power of this ecosystem.”

Itron’s partner enablement programs provide cities and utilities with the tools to develop innovative industrial IoT solutions. Central to the program is Itron’s vibrant partner ecosystem, which has drawn innovators around the world, with more than 220 smart utility, smart city and strategic business partners. With Itron’s ecosystem, cities and utilities are taking advantage of Itron’s partner network to deliver best-in-class solutions for today’s challenges. 

Submit your nomination today.

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