Get Smarter. Work Smarter.
WHEN: February 28 – March 1, 2018
WHERE: Doubletree by Hilton, Orlando Airport
WHO: Existing Mueller AMI, AMR, Mi.Net®-L and EchoShore-DX Users
Hosted by Mueller Water Products, this annual user group conference is designed for utility management and field operations professional who want to get the most from their water metering and leak detection systems.
Registration is now closed. See you in Orlando!
Announcing Keynote Speakers at Mi.Conference 2018!
Get the inside scoop about developments and forces shaping the water industry, and get a chance to meet the exciting and compelling speakers at Mi.Conference 2018:
An entertaining and powerfully compelling speaker, George Lacefield shares his insights, expertise, and broad experience training water utilities around the country, conducting more than 450 training classes since he began his career with Mueller in May 2010. Previously, George served more than 23 years in the US Navy with notable experience as a Training Instructor responsible for all class “C” Naval engineering schools and courses, which included training over 3000 students and certification of over 200 instructors and 33 Master Training Specialists.
Joan Brown is the Business Services Manager for Charlotte County Utilities (CCU) which serves nearly 60,000 homes and businesses throughout unincorporated Charlotte County, Florida, providing potable water, wastewater treatment and reclaimed water for irrigation. “To exceed expectations in the delivery of public services” is the official slogan of the CCU, and Joan’s department tirelessly strives to promote innovation, maintain service excellence, and boost ROI with operations involving billing, collections, meter services, and customer service.
Zella West serves as the Manager of the Nob Hill Water Association, where she has worked for the past 24 years. Zella is certified in the water industry as a Water Distribution Manager 4 and a Cross-Connection Specialist. Currently she serves as chair of the Yakima County Planning Commission. She has also served as president of the Washington Utility Coordinating Council and is currently serving as Vice Chair for the newly formed Washington State Safety Committee per RCW 19.122.
Jake Walsh is a licensed professional civil engineer in the State of California and has 15 years of experience in the water industry focused on asset management, master planning, system optimization, water loss control, and pipeline design. Jake has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from San Jose State and a Master’s in Public Administration from University of San Francisco.
Learn about leveraging greater value from your Mueller Systems AMI, AMR, and MegaNet® water metering systems and EchoShore®-DX leak detection platform, including management best practices, enhancing operational efficiencies, expanding revenue potential, customer service initiatives, future development roadmaps, and more.
Discover new ways to enhance field operations, including field deployment best practices, installation and maintenance tips, system optimization models, and interactive workshops with hands-on training from the experts at Mueller Systems and Echologics.
Make Connections. Have Fun.
Meet industry peers, share knowledge with business and technical experts, and learn about latest trends in smart water solutions. Make new friends and lasting business relationships while enjoying after-hours activities together in Orlando, Florida.
Break the ice in the warmth of an Orlando evening at the outdoor kick-off, meet-and greet event on Tuesday night (February 27). The casino-themed event includes opportunities to try your luck, win “smart-technology” prizes, and enjoy fine friends, food, and beverages on opening night.
Test your golf swing with all conference participants on Wednesday night at TopGolf® Orlando, the newest addition to the world’s premier golf entertainment concept. Play point-scoring golf games in climate-controlled hitting bays using microchipped balls that instantly score themselves, showing accuracy and distance of your shots on a TV screen, while enjoying the rooftop terrace with fire pit, and fine chef-driven food and beverages.