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Previous SECAS Webinars

Previous Webinars

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Intro to the SEC Webinar: 17 July 2022

SEC Parties heard key information from SECAS, Alt HAN and the Smart Meter Device Assurance (SMDA) Scheme.

Open Modification Consultations Webinar: 24 March 2022

This webinar offered the chance for to hear from the SEC Change Team on some of the modifications that were out for consultation at the time. This webinar followed on from feedback received at the Modification Proposer Guidance webinar on 16 February 2022.

Enrolment & Adoption: A Closer Look Webinar: 21 March 2022

SECAS and Smart DCC provided a deeper dive into popular Enrolment & Adoption topics. The topics included known challenges and what Suppliers can do to help resolve them, Device specific behaviours and the differences between SMETS1 and SMETS2.

Export Metering Webinar: 9 March 2022

This webinar offered SEC Parties the chance to hear from SECAS Technical Operations team members, who provided an overview of the way that Export Metering operates using the current Smart Metering architecture.

SEC Modification Proposer Guidance Webinar: 16 February 2022 

SECAS explained how to propose SEC Modifications and provided an overview of the SEC Modifications process.

Smart DCC: Credit Cover Webinar: 31 January 2022

SECAS and Smart DCC provided an overview of the Credit Cover process as detailed in the SEC, as well as in practice from a DCC perspective.

Security Assessment Guidance Webinar: 28 January 2022

Security experts Shane Denny and Kwadwo Anim-Appiah provided a useful insight into the Validation Process for Security Assessments. You can hear about the key obligations that often trip up Users, and what to look out for in Management Responses to Observations raised.

Smart Energy GB: Engaging everyone on the journey to Britain’s smart future – November 2021

Smart Energy GB discussed their task of reaching all households and microbusinesses in Great Britain, research into consumer attitudes towards Smart Meters and an in-depth look at their current campaign featuring Albert Einstein.

Intro to the SEC – Back to Basics: 19 October 2021

SEC Parties heard the basics and useful information from SECAS, the DCC and Alt HAN.

Alt HAN Co – What Suppliers need to know: 28 September 2021

SEC Parties heard the Alt HAN Team explain the delivery approach, summarise progress made during 2021, the journey to being an Alt HAN user and why Suppliers should get on board with Alt HAN.

Annual SEC Panel Q&A: 16 July 2021

SEC Parties heard from the SEC Panel Chair regarding key activities over the past year and plans for the year ahead. SEC Parties were also able to put their questions to the SEC Panel.

Enrolment and Adoption – What you need to know: 24 June 2021

SEC Parties heard from the DCC and BEIS about the SMETS1 Meter Enrolment and Adoption process, as well as the DCC’s Early Life Support and the Dormant Meter migration process.

Intro to the SEC – Back to Basics: 11 March 2021

SEC Parties and applicants to the SEC got to hear the basics from SECAS, the DCC, BEIS and Ofgem.

Other SEC Parties – Meet your Panel representatives: 11 November 2020

Other SEC Parties were given the opportunity to hear from their SEC Panel representatives, Ash Pocock and Terry Jefferson, and learn about modification proposals that might impact them. They also had the chance to share their views on how they would like to be kept informed and engaged with SECAS and their Panel representatives.

Operational Metrics – What gets measured gets managed: 20 October 2020

The SECAS Technical Operations team’s Huw Exley and Joey Manners explain the Operations Group roles and responsibilities, the current operational reporting reviewed by the Operations Group and SEC Panel, examples of issues identified, and the solutions being implemented to reduce the impact on Users. Plus, an hear an update on Operational Metrics Review project and how the future of operational reporting may look.

Introduction to the SEC – Back to basics: 14 October 2020

Get to grips with the basics; how to engage with SECAS, the DCC and Smart Energy GB plus hear how the Retail Energy Code will impact the Smart Energy Code and how you can become more involved in SEC related matters.

Validating your Security Assessment in 2020 and Beyond: 22 September 2020

Hear our SECAS Security Experts explain the Security Assessments process and guidance, your Security obligations and Security Validation tips to help you avoid the common pitfalls.

Alt HAN Co – Maintaining Progress in 2020 and Beyond: 17 September 2020

The Alternative Home Area Network Company (Alt HAN Co) Managing Director, Paul Cooper explains the delivery approach, how progress has been maintained in 2020 in light of Covid-19, the journey to being an Alt HAN user and Why Suppliers should get on board with Alt HAN.

CodeWorks – The SEC at your Fingertips: 8 September 2020

Learn to use the key features of Codeworks, the Digital SEC, to find the information you need to fulfil your SEC obligations. Watch a demo and listen to the SECAS team answer your questions.

Annual SEC Panel Q&A Webinar 2020: 17 July 2020

The SEC Panel Chair, Peter Davies, presents an overview of progress and highlights from the previous year and a look forward to the year ahead. Plus meet the SEC Panel and hear their answers to the questions posed by SEC Parties.