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PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Power Distribution & Metering West Africa

(PDM-WA) 2016 brings together the cream of experienced policy makers, regulators and operators in the electricity industry to lead discussions on how to combat real and extant market challenges and impact on the economy of nations.

PDM West Africa 2016 Conference is not just a meeting venue, but more importantly a knowledge ground. Presentations are geared towards provoking discussions, resulting in strategies for solutions.

PDM-WA Conference and Exhibition proposes strategies for:

  • Loss reduction
  • Revenue collection improvement
  • Funding, finance and investment
  • Asset management
  • Customer service enhancement
  • Improved customer metering
  • etc

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

DAY ONE

Theme 1: Getting it Right: Policy and Reform Initiatives

Welcome Address – Babatunde Fashola SAN, Honourable Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Nigeria

Plenary Presentation: Lay of the Sector: Issues and Challenges

DISCUSSION

  • 15 years on since reform initiative was adopted as policy by Nigerian Federal Government, have we realised goals set out at onset of EPSR?
  • NIPP, goals and objectives
  • Comparing performance and other key factors pre- and post-privatisation
  • How close are we to seeing efficiency and choice in wholesale electricity trading?
  • Challenges to private sector investment and efficient operations
  • Promoting effective regulation as catalyst for improved electricity services

Theme 2: Addressing Perennial Challenges of Sector: Are We Missing Something in the Value Chain?

Presentations:

  • Unlocking Investment and Growth in the Electricity Supply and Metering Industry
  • Electricity Demand: Challenges and Market Viability
  • Addressing Narrowness of Fuel Supply and Diversification
  • Inefficiencies, Pricing and Regulatory Challenges in the Nigeria Electricity Market

DAY TWO

Theme: Electricity Market Development: Operational & Regulatory Issues

Day 2: AM

Session1: Revenue Losses and Revenue Assurance: Matters Arising

Session 2: Funding Gap/Investments in Power

Session 3:  Metering: Energy Accounting & Accountability

DAY 2: PM

Session 4: Standardization in Transmission and Distribution

Session 5: Increasing Access and Rural Electrification

Closing Session: Panel Discussion

Issues for discussion:

  • Commercial Issues & Viability
  • Energy Accounting & Standardization
  • Increasing Network Reliability & Infrastructure Development
  • Roles of Market Participants, Operators and the Government

Pre-Conference Workshop on 29 June 2016

Workshop Title: Revenue Cycle Management in the Electricity Industry. Workshop Presenter/Facilitator: Engr Uzoma Achinanya, Managing Director, EMTECH Energy Services Limited, Nigeria

Registration & Pricing

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Venue

NICON Luxury, Abuja, Nigeria

Address:

Plot 903 Tafawa Balewa Way
Area II, Garki
Abuja, Nigeria

 

Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria