Smart Meter Summit (SMS) 2024 Technical Paper

Call for Technical Papers Abstracts

Smart Meter Summit (SMS 2024)

Last date for Abstract Submission: 30th June 2024

AAYERA is pleased to invite all the authors to submit the abstract for Technical Paper on below mentioned themes. The Technical Paper Presentation will be part of 3rd Edition Smart Meter Summit (SMS) 2024, as scheduled from 24 - 25 July 2024. For details about the event, please visit


The objective of SMS 2024 is to provide a platform for Utilities and key stakeholders to discuss the Smart Metering and opportunities in India. The 2-day biggest platform is only 3rd Edition Smart Metering Summit 2024

The objective of SMS is to provide a platform for key stakeholders to discuss the metering requirements and opportunities in India. The conference will also highlight the key challenges faced and enable knowledge sharing on various aspects of smart metering including communication systems, emerging technologies, design and testing, and data acquisition and management. The conference will also showcase the best practices in the metering space. Smart Metering Summit intends to invite experienced solution providers with proven technologies to participate at this exclusive forum and showcase their technology/services to collaborate with state or private energy distribution companies in implementing Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) at competitive prices and with proven technology.

Topics for Discussion

Papers are invited on topic pertaining to the aim and scope of the conference that includes but not limited to, the following:

  • AMI and Cyber Security
  • RDSS and way forward
  • Roll outs and road blocks
  • Smart Grid - utility perspective
  • AMI - empowering Stakeholders
  • Metering applications beyond billing
  • Business model for AMI implementation
  • Smart Metering journey towards Net Zero
  • Communication, infrastructure and technology
  • Convergence of energies - renewable Integration
  • Regulation / standards challenges and way forward
  • Empowering consumers - through digitization & IOT
  • Data analytics & management - expected outcome
  • Learning from Smart Grid implementation - Indian journey so far
  • Making utilities sustainable (through technological, financial, social, environmental and managerial aspects)

  • Topics include, but are not limited to, the following research topics:

    Scope of Services:

    1. Smart Metering solution provider, covering following components

    a) Single Phase / Three Phase / LT-CT Meters (As per relevant standard)

    b) Meter Boxes

    2. AMI Communication Solution Provider

    a) RF Mesh / Hybrid solution of RF Mesh with GPRS

    b) RF Communication Card compatible with Smart Meters

    c) Field Communication Devices (Router / Collectors / DCU/ etc.)

    d) Head End Software

    3. Back End IT Infrastructure with MDM and Data Analytics

    a) IT servers, storage, Network Equipment’s (Switches / Routers), etc.

    b) Meter Data Management System

    c) Business Intelligence and Data Analytics Software

    d) Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Security

    4. AMI Service Providers

    a) System integration

    b) Meter deployment

    c) AMI management

    d) AMI consulting

    5. Head End System Providers

    For Technology and Manufacturing Companies With Design, Supply, Installation, Integration, Commissioning, Operation and Maintenance, FMS Support of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Solution for 5 million Smart Electricity Meters with GPRS-based Communication Module for Smart Meters with communication technology (GSM/GPRS / 3G / 4G / PLC / NB-IOT / 6LoWPAN LPRF/LoRa) In DISCOM

    Submissions to this Special Section must represent original material that has been neither submitted to, nor published in, any other journal. Regular manuscript length is 8 pages.

    Note: The recommended papers for the section are subject to final approval by the Editor-in-Chief. Some papers may be published outside the special section

    Invitation for Papers

    Papers for presentation and deliberations at the seminar are invited on aforementioned topics. Interested authors are requested to submit their paper(s) as per following timelines:

    Last date of submission of full length papers from authors: 10 th July 2024

    The length of the paper should generally not exceed six pages, including figures in the format that would be provided to the authors as standard guidelines. The papers will be scrutinized by the Seminar Committee for final acceptance and inclusion for presentation in the Seminar. Intimation of acceptance will be given to the authors by 10th July 2024.