Bender-IS was founded in 1993 in Germany and since 2014 now operates out of its new office in Thailand to serve the strong demand in the Asia Pacific Region. Even though our key markets are in Europe and Asia Pacific, Bender-IS increasingly also serves clients in Latin America.

Bender-IS delivers its services to its clients for almost two decades delivering consulting services on a diverse range of projects across the Telecommunications and Utilities industries. We provide deep subject matter expertise, delivery execution expertise and development of assets. Founder and Managing Director Juergne Bender is also a well regarded industry participant and is a member of OPERA (Open European PLC Research Alliance) and is a regular speaker at conferences in Europe, Asia and USA e.g. European Utility Week Amsterdam 2012, Smart Grid ANZ Melbourne 2013, Korea Smart Grid Week Jeju Island, World Smart Grid Summit Beijing, ISES 2014 2016 in Kuala Lumpur.

Bender-IS was one of the pioneers of introducing BPL / PLC for AMR / AMI systems.

In the last few years, we have been delivering industry subject matter expertise for Smart Grid and AMI projects and participated heavily in industry working groups across APAC, Europe and Latin America. We have been chairing the national HAN working group in Australia and we had an active role in various national working groups for Smart Metering and Smart Grid. Juergen Bender is also the main author of the Smart Grid Technology Action Plan prepared for the Major Economic Forum (MEF) of the G20. Since 2010 he is also a member of CEN/CENELEC and ESMIG supporting the standardization workgroups for Smart Metering and Smart Grid technologies.