Southeastern Meter School & Conference

 The Hotel at Auburn University

Auburn, Alabama

March 20th – 23rd, 2017

Register By: March 6th, 2017  

18 Professional Development Hours

The 2017Southeastern Meter School and Conference will be held March 20 – 23 at the Hotel at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. The school is sponsored by the Southeastern Meter Technical Association. It is held in cooperation with Utility Technology Association.

The school provides a forum for electric utility meter personnel to discuss metering practices, procedures, new technologies, and common problems with peers and representatives from industry. The school is open to anyone interested and involved in these areas. This years’ school will be another outstanding educational event. Great training and hands on learning opportunities are provided in each of five modules. The modules are tailored to instruct utility professionals at all levels of experience. Attend any class from any module. You pick the class of interest.

The Hotel at Auburn University

The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center is centrally located three miles from Interstate 85. The Hotel at Auburn University is situated in a charming university campus environment within easy walking distance to many shops and restaurants in the quaint, historical downtown Auburn, Alabama. Room Rate $134 plus tax before March 6th.

Reservations can be made by phone at (800) 228-2876 or on school website hotel link.


Exhibit Hall Information
The Exhibit Hall will be open Monday, March 20th through Wednesday, March 22nd. Exhibitors wishing to display their products must register for a booth.  Breaks and evening hospitality will be held in the Exhibit Hall.  The cost of the registration includes one table with electric service, free wireless Internet access, two lunches, annual dinner, pre and post electronic participant list, and conference schedule for one individual. A company can purchase a pass for additional exhibitors and additional exhibit tables. Exhibitors need to obtain registration information from the school website.  
Registration Fee

Student $ 395
Student – One Day $ 195
Displaying Exhibitor $ 525
Hosting Exhibitor $ 325
Additional Exhibitor $ 195
Contact Information

Utility Technology Association

Suzanne Powell



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   Keynote Speaker

 Kathy Shaffer

“Technology Architecture Considerations for Smart Grid & Beyond”




Modules to Choose Classes From

Module 100 Fundamental Metering

Module providing instruction in basic metering theory and application. This module will include topics of single and polyphase theory, instrument transformers, meter sockets, and meter form numbers.

Module 200 Advanced Metering

Module on intermediate metering theory and polyphase meter installation. Topics include polyphase applications, reactive metering, troubleshooting with phasors, and pulse metering.

Module 300  Hands On Meter Testing & Safety

Module providing both lecture and laboratory experiences on all aspects of meter testing. Session will include hands on experience in testing everything from simple single phase, polyphase and demand to multifunction meters.

Module 400 Smart Grid, AMI & Emerging Technology

Module to learn applications, trends and utilizing elements of Smart Grid, AMI and emerging technologies. Session will include Metering Technologies, Cybersecurity, Pre-Pay Metering Utility Case Studies, Leveraging AMI Data, Impacts of Solar on Utility Metering, and Communications.

Module 500 Meter Programming
Module providing hands on of programming meters from the metering manufacturers to gain a better understanding of the personal computer and using it for your metering applications. Laptop Provided or bring your own.