• 2019 General Meeting and PIESA-IERE South Africa Forum

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      Lucy Straker

      IFRF Administration & Communication Coordinator

PIESA and IERE would like to invite you to attend the 2019 General Meeting and South Africa Forum where the theme is ‘Electricity & the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) – an Africa perspective’. The event will be held at Sun City, South Africa on 28th – 31st October 2019.

The Forum is intended for experts actively involved in the selected themes, from IERE members and non-members, as well as all those interested in the evolution of the electrical power industry and the technology development and business development opportunities associated to this evolution. IERE will invite prominent speakers for keynote speeches.

The session themes include:

  • Evolving 4IR technologies and its effect on the customer
  • 4IR’s impact on revenue collection and non-technical losses
  • Asset Management – let’s get smart about it
  • Advanced distribution automation in the 4IR era
  • Distributed Renewable Energy Technologies: Are we ready?

Abstracts for the event can be submitted here by Monday 15th July. The abstract format can be downloaded from the event website.

Full details of the event, including the outline schedule, initial programme, speaker and abstract details and registration fees, can be found in the announcement paper here.