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#DTECH2019 was a Record-Breaker

#DTECH2019 was an unprecedented success as the global utility community game together to prove two things... The future of energy is here - and #MardiGrid served as 2019's launchpad for it. Check out the quick stats below to see why the overall consensus is that #DTECH2019 was our best yet. Onward to DISTRIBUTECH International 2020 in San Antonio!


Post Event Wrap-up sponsor:

Attendance Stats

327

Represented utilities

(Focused on the future)

54

Utility partners

(Sent large groups)

12,024

Registered attendees

(So that's why it felt so crowded)

1,648

International attendees

(Bringing innovation from all over)

75

Attending countries

(Talk about grid expansion)

61

DISTRIBUTECH Elites

(MATCH!'s actively-sourcing VIP attendees)

Stratus IQ

Meet the Stratus IQ™

The Stratus IQ™ smart meter gives utilities commercial and industrial power in a residential meter. With more data captured than any other meter, it is fanatical about collecting—and protecting—information. Plus, with high-precision voltage monitoring and outage alarms, the Stratus IQ has the intelligence to deliver smart better.

Content Stats

11

Summit tracks

(Serving all types of utilities and innovators)

4

Knowledge hubs

(Cutting-edge content on the floor - for all)

111

Overall sessions

(Summit, hubs, keynote(s) and co-located)

468

Instructors, authors & presenters

(That's a lot of big brains)

12

Start-up shark-tank pitches

(Learn through innovators learning)

53

Student posters

(Insight from the industry's up-and-comers)

#SensusSketch

#SensusSketch

SENSUS added a little creative flair to North America’s largest electric-focused trade show—for the second year in a row. Attendees were treated to a smorgasbord of ideas imaginatively sketched in real-time during the sessions. The results were spectacular.

Business & Social Stats

61

MATCH! exhibitors

(Each with guaranteed meetings)

166

MATCH! exhibitor meetings

(Delivering real business results)

239

DISTRIBUTECH Elite meetings

(Procurement meets provider)

117,000,000+

#DTECH2019 / #MardiGrid impressions

(The chattiest bunch we've ever had)

11,500+

Tweets written

(Proving this is one convo we all can get behind)

2,900+

Individual users engaged

(The more engaged, the better the convo)

Utility & Delegate Feedback

95%

Of attendees surveyed consider

(This event important for their business/organization)

Over 1/3

Of attendees surveyed have

(Open maint/capital projects sourcing within 12 mos.)

20%

Of purchasing auth/influence attendees

(Have access to > $10 million for sourcing)

49%

Of purchasing auth/influence attendees

(Have access to > $1 million for sourcing)

10% higher

'Very satisfied' satisfaction levels

(Than all other surveyed energy sector events)

19% higher

Satisfaction with meeting objectives 

(Compared to all other surveyed industry events)

Exhibitor Feedback

3/4

Surveyed exhibitors

(Choose to exhibit every year)

Double

'Very satisfied' satisfaction levels

(Than all other surveyed energy industry & sector events)

10% higher

Likelihood of return

(Than all other surveyed energy industry events)