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Our summary of RWM 2017

We had a great time at this year's RWM event - take a look at what we got up to

Water Plus recently attended the RWM (Water Event) held in Birmingham’s NEC arena. RWM is the combination of four leading industry events (Energy, Renewables, Water Event and RWM) and allows over 11,000 visitors to network with their peers, meet companies in these areas and attend content led presentations, panels and talks. 

View our event highlights reel here

With four water specific discussion being led by us it was an action packed couple of days for Water Plus. Take a look at all the highlights, including presentation videos, blogs an pictures below. 

Day 1 - morning session 

Deregulation debrief - what's happened and where is the water market heading?

Speakers - Brian Ebdon, SME Director, Water Plus. Kim Radcliffe, COO, Water Plus, Evan Joanette, Policy Manager, Customer Council for Water (CCW). Michael Robertson, Market Operating Lead, MOSL 

Click here to watch the panel discussion.

Panel-cropped.PNG"Word of mouth, education on choice and providing a good standard of service were suggested as key to raising customer awareness. Brian explained that digital trends in searches for information or quotes online aligned  with the increase of awareness since 2016 but to see an improvement in this statistic it really is the responsibility of the everyone in the industry, be it retailers, wholesalers, the regulator, third parties etc. to spread the word" Continue reading...

Day 1 - afternoon session

Lessons from Sainsbury’s Argos – successful switching in action

Speakers - 
Anne Connor, Key Account Manager, Water Plus. Alex GriAlex Griffiths, Utilities and Renewables Specialist, Sainsbury's.

Click here to watch the presentation.

Sainsbury-s-cropped-2.PNG“Going back historically we would have dealt with 20+ water companies across the whole of the UK. It proved pretty difficult to get to the bottom of certain queries, we didn’t always have a dedicated Account Management team. That’s all changed in the new world, we’ve got a Key Account Manager here with Anne who does a great job for us”. Continue reading...

Click her to download Anne and Alex's presentation

Day 2 - afternoon session 

A momentous year in the water industry: a retailer’s view

Stuart.PNGSpeaker - Stuart Henderson, Business Development Manager, Water Plus

"Stuart took to the Utilities Keynote theatre to take a look back at what has undoubtedly been a momentous year in the water industry and what customers should do to prepare for the future. Stuart’s advice – “Do your research, think about what’s important to you as a customer and align yourself to a retail partner who can provide what you need.” Continue reading...

Click here to download Stuart's presentation

Day 3 - morning session 

Water sustainability: Measure, Monitor and Manage 

Speaker - Jodi Robinson, Advanced Services Operations Manager, Water Plus

Click here to watch the presentation.
Measure, Monitor and Manage - 3 steps to a more sustainable business. Download Jodi's presentation to see her discuss how businesses could see a reduction in their water bill and an improvement in environmental friendliness by focusing on water management.  

Click here to download Jodi's presentation

What we got up to at The Water Event last year

Last year was a big year for us at The Water Event as we officially launched our brand to the market. We sponsored the Water Plus Café and participated in a number of discussion in the Water Theatre including a seminar session with our panel of experts.

Like to know what insights we gained at The Water Event 2016? Click here to find out. Take a look at what we got up to including, our talks and more. 


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