$249 Registration Fee

May 23, 2017  |  8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Fort Worth Convention Center  |  Room 202 C



The CS Week Devices, Data & Analytics Synergy Group provides a professional, unbiased environment and ongoing discussion of current and common interests among utility staff who work in the smart infrastructure environment in North America.




  • Educate members on current issues, trends, and solutions related to devices, data and analytics in utilities;

  • Provide networking access to the knowledge base of other utility smart infrastructure members;

  • Create year-round networking opportunities through webcasts, blogs/newsletters, face-to-face meetings and other discussion forums;

  • Create professional development opportunities that include networking participants.



  • Open to all registered CS Week attendees with an interest in devices, data and analytic activities;

  • Steering Committee membership open to utility company staff who work in related areas at their company;

  • Administrative support for the steering committee and the meetings provided by CS Week.



The CS Week Devices, Data & Analytics Synergy Group includes the following topics for gas, electric, and water utilities:

  • AMI/AMR;

  • Communications Architecture;

  • Meter Inventory;

  • Pre-Pay Metering and technology;

  • Meter Read Routing;

  • GIS;

  • MDM;

  • Load Management;

  • Load Profiling;

  • Transition Strategies for AMR;

  • Demand Response/Demand Management;

  • Dynamic/real-time/critical peak pricing options;

  • Optimization of multiple energy sources (gas/water/electric);

  • Integration of renewables, storage and Distributed Generation (including microgrid);

  • Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV);

  • Home area networks/energy management systems/Consumer Displays and Control;

  • Leveraging 3rd party telecommunications providers;

  • Managing time sensitive data (energy infrastructure and customer data);

  • Data and analytics;

  • Revenue assurance and protection.

Devices, Data & Analytics is open to Utility, Vendor and Nonexhibitor attendees.


If you have a Synergy Group question, please contact:

Shawnna Ansley

Synergy Groups Manager