Industry Expert Addresses the Need to Keep Customers at the Focus of Technology Investments and Smart Cities Planning
May 16, 2019 10:36 AM EDT
BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SmartMark Communications, LLC and SmartEnergyIPTM announced that their founder and CEO, Juliet Shavit, will speak today at the 2019 Southern California Public Power Authority Annual Conference on the topic of Smart Cities. A world-renowned expert on smart grid customer education, Shavit has become widely recognized for her efforts to encourage utilities to leverage innovative business models and emerging technologies to improve the utility-customer relationship and shape the Utility of the Future.
Shavit will be speaking today at 12:45pm in the panel entitled “Smart City: What, Why and How?” The conference is taking place at the Marriott in Burbank, California.
“California has long led the US utilities market in innovative approaches to optimizing new technologies to improve efficiency and customer experience,” said Shavit. “I am excited to speak with the innovators at public utilities in California about their smart cities roadmaps and learn more about the path they are forging in the adoption of new technologies.”
SmartMark Communications is a global strategic communications firm. SmartEnergy IPTM is the division within SmartMark dedicated exclusively to customer experience in the energy and utilities markets.
About SmartMark Communications, LLC
SmartMark Communications is a global leader in communications, helping businesses strategically position themselves as thought leaders and utilize media and influencer relations to help shape their industries. The company is recognized for its ability to innovate and use technology applications to improve customer experience and drive behavior change. To learn more, visit www.smartmarkglobal.com.
About SmartEnergy IP
SmartEnergy IP is a strategic communications and research organization within SmartMark Communications dedicated to helping articulate the benefits of energy technology investment and innovation for consumers. The Company helps utilities and stakeholders define the technology and business requirements necessary to develop and implement customer-focused programs that benefit communities and meet policy goals.