The Partnership and Opportunities Programmes for China in 2006 offer a unique combination of technical visits, utility and consultant briefings, in addition to round-table meetings which provide metering professionals from the international community with an opportunity to meet with representatives from the local technical authorities, State Electricity Supervisory Body and the local power utilities.
Participants gain a complete overview of the Chinese metering market, economic environment, policies and regulations, as well as investment potentials and commercial risks. These technical tours are designed to give meter professionals a competitive advantage via networking in a one-on-one environment with major Chinese stakeholders in the business world. They comprise:
• Advanced Metering Opportunities in China: March 29 to April 3 2006
• Metering Component Market Study Tour: 5 – 9 June 2006
• Advanced Water & Gas Metering Market Study Tour: 6 – 10 November 2006