July 3, 2008

View Details of the Essential IT in Power Sector Seminar, December 11- 12, 2008 – New Delhi, India

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5431f1/it_in_power_sector) has announced the addition of the "IT in Power Sector - December 11- 12, 2008 - New Delhi, India" conference to their offering.

IT in Power Sector - December 11- 12, 2008 - New Delhi, India

Information Technology in Power Sector

The power sector is opening up and use of information technology and automation systems can play a major role in bringing about standardization, transparency, revenue realization and reduction in transmission and distribution losses in the sector.

Technology innovation can only benefit the sector. There is a huge need for specialized, customized and upgraded software systems for the power sector. The size and the scope of the software order are significant. As a part of the APDRP initiative, India's state-owned power utilities are expected to place, before March 2009, orders for Rs10,000 crore of software that can help them in project monitoring and in managing their networks better.

The 2 day Seminar will focus on application of Information Technology in Power Sector covering generation, transmission and distributions segments. The 'IT in Power' seminar & exhibition series offers a unique platform to learn, discuss and exchange experience about the major structural, technical, managerial and regulatory changes in IT applications in power sector amongst various stakeholders.

Topics for Discussions

- Application of Information Technology in Power Sector

- New Initiatives & Programmes

- Status of IT Applications

- Enterprise Integrated Automation

- New Requirements and Technologies

- IT in Generation, including ERP Solutions, Energy Efficiency, Monitoring Systems, DCS, DMS, Material Management, Simulators, CFD

- IT in Transmission, including Smart Grid, Open Access, Power Trading, Energy Exchange, Substation Automation & Integration

- IT in Distribution covering Performance Improvement, GIS, Smart Metering, AMI, AMR, Revenue Protection, Billing, CRM

- Communication technologies, including PLCC, PCN and BPL

- Trends in Wireless Technology

- Remote Monitoring & Wireless Control

- SCADA Applications in Power

- Open Protocol/ Utility Application Integration Standards

- Security Metrics and Compliance for IT Processes

- Regulators / System operators

Seminar Highlights:

- Ideal occasion to meet, interact & network with policy planners, business associates & prospective clients committed to best practices in IT business

- Informative & innovative sessions to showcase contributions, advancement, technologies and opportunities available

- Senior decision makers from the power sector involved in the organisation of the event

- Participation expected from the entire stakeholder community including regulatory & policy making authorities, central power sector organizations, state electricity boards, unbundled distribution companies, private sector utilities, meter manufacturers, IT companies, consultants, FIs, equipment mfrs & suppliers, research organisations etc.

- Many key players have already confirmed their participation

Participating organisations in our recent seminar included:

- A2Z Group

- ABPS Infrastructure Advisory

- Alcatel Lucent

- Analog Devices India

- Analogics Tech, Avon Meters

- Bentec Electricals

- BPL Telecom

- Capgemini India

- Capital Meters

- Central Power Research Institute



- Connect M, Conzerv Systems

- Crompton Greaves

- Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam

- Dakshinanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam

- Datagen Power Systems

- E&Y

- Easun Reyrolle

- Easun Reyrolle

- ECE Industries


- GE Energy

- Genus Power Infrastructures

- Global Energy Consulting Engineers

- HCL Infosystems

- Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board

- HPL- Socomec


- ICSA (India)


- IIT Roorkee

- Industrial Controls & Drives

- Infosys

- Iskaemeco Seahorse

- Jamshedpur Utilities & Services Company

- Kalki Communication Technologies

- Karnataka Power Corporation

- KEMA Consulting

- KLG Systel

- Landis Gyr

- Larsen & Toubro Infotech

- Larsen & Toubro

- Leo Integrated Technologies

- Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitran Company

- Madhya Pradesh Transmission Company

- Maharashtra State Distribution Company

- Nortex Marketing, North Delhi Power

- NXP Semiconductors India, Omne Agate

- Oracle India

- Paschimanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam



- Punjab State Electricity Board

- Raychem RPG, Reliance Energy

- Satyam Computer Services

- Secure Meters

- Siemens Information Systems

- Siemens

- Skipper Electricals (India)

- SunTec Business Solutions

- Tamilnadu Electricity Board

- Tata Consultancy Services

- Tata Power Company

- Tata Teleservices

- TCE Consulting Engineers

- Teracom, TTL

- U P Power Corporation

- Wavecom APAC

- West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company amongst many others.

Sponsorship Opportunities:

The Seminar provides an excellent opportunity for sponsoring & exhibiting companies to raise brand awareness and promote their product/ service to a highly focussed audience besides networking with the participants. A range of sponsorship opportunities are available to gain additional exposure and maximise company's profile. For sponsorship opportunities and benefits, please contact us.

Speaking Opportunities:

The Seminar also offers speaking opportunities and paper presentation option to organisations/ individuals interested in making a presentation to a highly attentive & captive audience of senior decision makers. For details contact Priya Kapoor.


An exhibition in the form of table top exhibit displays is also being organised to provide an opportunity for updating on your existing users with new advancements, products, solutions & services and to reach out to new customers. It provides you with a low-cost, high-impact way to get your message to key decision makers. For details and bookings, please contact us.


'IT in Power Sector' is the ideal platform to get a full picture of the information technology applications in the power sector, whether you are from the utility, regulatory, private power producer, IPP, merchant power producer, private network operator, product, IT, consultancy, research, or academic sector of the power industry. Don't miss this opportunity to hear the Industry leaders and network with policy planners & top industry players.

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5431f1/it_in_power_sector