The AMEU Executive Council is pleased to inform you that the 27th AMEU Technical Convention 2019 will be hosted by The City of Cape Town from Sunday, 13 October 2019 to Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

The Council invites all parties who may be interested in presenting papers or case studies at the convention to submit an abstract of no more than 200 words to the AMEU Secretariat.

The THEME of the convention is:

THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (“4IR”) – BUILDING THE POWER UTILITY OF THE FUTURE, TODAY

with the following SUB-THEMES:

  • Impact on revenue collection and non-technical losses
  • Internet of Things
  • Smart Cities and Smart Grids
  • Intelligent Physical Asset Management
  • Smart and/or intelligent outage management
  • Impact on Distributed Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Incorporating embedded generation onto municipal networks
  • Future power delivery networks and/or infrastructure for utilities
  • Evolving 4IR technologies
  • Digital substations
  • Productivity enhancement through robotics
  • Advanced distribution automation
  • Realigning customer service in an era of the 4IR

For the Best Paper Award there will be awards made in the following three (3) categories this year:

1.    Academic Category  – presenters/authors (all age groups) from tertiary academic institutions or professionals undertaking further studies at such institutions 
2.    Emerging Professional Category – non-academic category  presenters/authors up to and including 30 years of age
3.    Experienced Professional Category – non-academic category  presenters/authors older than 30 years of age or subject matter specialists.

Online submission of Paper Proposals is now closed.

Contact Mpho Motloutsi at the AMEU Secretariat on (011) 061 5000 or email mpho@vdw.co.za should you require any further information. 

 

The City of Cape Town is honoured to be hosting the 27th Technical Convention of the
Association of Municipal Electricity Utilities (AMEU). Municipalities who are members, Eskom, the electrical suppliers and international visitors are among the attendees of this highly interactive and informative networking event.

The convention will be held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from Sunday,
13 October to Wednesday, 16 October 2019.

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AMEU CONVENTION 2019:  REGISTRATION FEES
 

Engineers, Councillors and Ordinary Member:  R5000

Affiliate Member:  R5800

PIESA Member:  R5000

Non-Member:  R7500

Exhibitors – First Delegate:  R5800

Exhibitors – Additional Delegate:  R4400.00
Honorary / Retired Member:  Free of Charge
 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Cancellation Fee: Please note that the full convention fee will be charged to members and none members if registration is not cancelled 7 days prior to the convention or if the delegate is a no-show at the Convention.

Discounted accommodation rates have been negotiated with the below mentioned establishments: -

Southern Sun The Cullinan
R2195 Single BB

Southern Sun Waterfront
R1995 Single BB

Southern Sun Cape Sun
R1995 Single BB 

Stay Easy CT City Bowl
R1489 BB

Sun Square Cape Town CT Bowl
R1550 Single BB

Please click here to book and qualify for the discounted rate which includes the AMEU booking code 

Cancellation Policy
A cancellation is free of charge if done 60 days prior to arrival. 
A cancellation charge of 50% of the full value of stay will apply if the reservation is cancelled 59-30 days 
100% cancellation charge if the full value of stay  will apply if cancelled 29days or less prior to arrival
100% No Show fees will apply

Check-in Policy
Check-in after 14:00 PM Check-out before 11:00 AM

Children Policy
Children aged 18 years and older are fully charged

Pets Policy
Pets are not allowed

Rate Description
Rate includes Breakfast and 14 pct VAT. Rate excludes 1 pct Tourism Levy