Main sponsor

Capgem2

The needs of society, the environment, and the need to accelerate energy transition, are the purpose of the work that we at Capgemini deliver for our clients. Our ability to bring together digital, innovation, advisory, and technology delivery and maintenance enable us to address our clients’ most fundamental challenges. We bring a global perspective to solving these challenges working closely across 40 countries and through a network of 12,000 energy and utilities practitioners.

www.capgemini.com

Main sponsor

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Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world, helping clients achieve their goals, including becoming customer-centric digital enterprises.

CGI has been at the heart of every major change in Britain’s energy market since privatisation and has been at the forefront of technological innovation in the UK energy sector for over 30 years.

We deliver solutions to the most complex business challenges, enabling utilities operating in the British energy market to succeed in their chosen markets. Our products and services help businesses thrive amidst increased competition and significant industry change programmes, and take advantage of new, disruptive technology.

CGI has in-depth experience in the electricity, gas and water sectors. We have nearly 6,000 members worldwide providing solutions that transform the operations, improve the customer experience and deliver cost-efficiencies for our utilities’ clients across the globe.

We have designed and built, and currently operate the systems helping 12 of the 18 utilities markets in operation around the world to function efficiently. These include the British electricity market central system (BSC Settlement) for ELEXON and the data systems at the heart of Britain’s Smart Metering Implementation Programme for the Data Communication Company (DCC).

www.cgi-group.co.uk

Main sponsor

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Salesforce is the global leader in customer relationship management (CRM), bringing companies closer to their customers in the digital age. Founded in 1999, Salesforce enables companies of every size and industry to take advantage of powerful technologies—cloud, mobile, social, internet of things, and artificial intelligence—to connect to their customers in a whole new way. The Salesforce Customer Success Platform includes industry-leading services spanning sales, service, marketing, commerce, communities, collaboration and industries, all on a single trusted cloud platform. The company is ranked #1 on Fortune’s World's Best Workplaces list, and Forbes has ranked the company one of the world's most innovative companies for eight years in a row.

www.salesforce.com/uk

Category sponsor

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Gentrack provides essential software for essential services, pairing powerful platforms with deep market knowledge to help utilities and airports lower service costs, foster innovation and confidently navigate market reform.

Gentrack employs over 500 people in offices across New Zealand, Australia, the UK and Europe and services over 200 utility and airport sites in 20 countries with leading solutions including Gentrack Velocity, Junifer, Evolve, Airport 20/20, BlipTrack and Concessionaire Analyzer+ (CA+).

Our strength is drawn from 30 years of insights and experience of helping clients launch innovative new services, build customer loyalty and hone their efficiency and competitive advantage.  Because we understand the challenges of operating in a highly regulated and competitive market, we take the pain out of managing operational change.  Our agile platforms ensure Gentrack clients are in step with the market and the regulators and are always one step ahead of the competition.

Velocity and Junifer are leading billing and customer management solutions providing a full range of proven capabilities from subscription-based solutions for new entrant energy and water suppliers, to cloud hosted and on-premise solutions for larger utilities in competitive markets where flexibility, uniqueness and compliance are essential.

Evolve is our portfolio data management and revenue cost assurance solution for utilities, providing specialist expertise and data intelligence to improve operational and revenue performance.  Since 2010, Evolve has saved UK energy suppliers in excess of £300m in market settlement overcharges.

www.gentrack.com

Premium partner and category sponsor

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Oracle Utilities delivers proven software applications – on premise or in the cloud -- that deliver reliability and agility, so that electric, gas and water utilities worldwide can enhance customer experience, increase operational efficiency and achieve performance excellence. Our customer care and billing, network management, work and asset, mobile workforce, meter data management, energy efficiency and analytics solutions integrate with Oracle's leading enterprise applications, BI tools, middleware, database technologies, servers and storage. We are the largest cloud provider in the industry today, serving the entire utility value chain from the grid to the meter to the end user.  Our software enables customers to adapt more nimbly to market deregulation, meet ever-evolving customer demands, and deliver on environmental conservation commitments.

Find out how we can become your trusted advisor – visit www.oracle.com/utilities

Joint branding sponsors

ordnance survey

Ordnance Survey's aim is to provide mapping that informs, guides and inspires. Their vision is to reveal the ever-changing landscape in extraordinary detail, giving the most comprehensive view of Britain.

Mobileye, an Intel Company, is a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization, and mapping technologies for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and autonomous driving solutions. Their safety technology is integrated into hundreds of new car models from the world’s major automakers.

www.mobileye.com 

www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk

Branding sponsor

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AMT-SYBEX have been supporting large utility and infrastructure clients since 1990, with software solutions that enable their business to perform better. We combine our industry experience and product ingenuity, to deliver real business value for our customers.

www.amt-sybex.com

Branding sponsor

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Calvin Capital is a leading asset management company committed to the development, implementation and funding of digital energy assets.

Calvin built its foundations with the UK Smart Meter Rollout, which is seen as the first step in the digital energy transformation and a platform for future technological advancements working towards creating a cleaner and more sustainable energy market that’s accessible by all.

Calvin works closely with it’s customers to fund the procurement and installation of the digital assets they require which include Smart Meters, EV Chargers and Battery Storage.

www.calvincapital.com

Branding sponsor

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Lowri Beck is a leading independent provider of all types of metering service including the Smart Metering Systems in support of the gas, electricity and water market. Lowri Beck is an accredited Ofgem Approved Meter Installer (OAMI) and Gas Meter Assets manager (MAM) as well as an electricity Meter Operator (MOP), with the ability to offer meter provision, installation and maintenance service nationwide. Lowri Beck is also a Meter Reading Agent, Data Collector and Data Aggregator, offering a full end to end dual fuel utility support service with a Contact Centre to support it.

www.lowribeck.co.uk