Tuesday, 13th March - 15.00 to 16.00
Our new hosted roundtable format provides an ideal platform for debate around really hot topics where everyone's ideas and opinions are important and formative to the discussion. The DCD>Energy Smart discussions aim to bring together data center operators, energy providers, technologists and government to find new ways of collaboration for a more sustainable future.
Roundtable 1 Led by: Atle Haga, Program Director, Statkraft & Kim Schultz, Invest in Denmark
Topic: Data centers and the Nordic power system – a perfect match?
Roundtable 2 Led by: Susanna Kass, Head of Innovation, Sustainability Strategy, Baselayer
Hosted by: Gustav Gustavsson Klippel, IT Director, Schneider Electric
David Hall, Director of Technology and Innovation, Equinix, Alberto Ravagni, CEO, SOLIDpower,
Topic: Smart data center energy + sustainability
Roundtable 3 Led by:: Derek Webster, Founder, Andget Limited
Adam Tamburini, SVP, International, e-shelter (NTT), Mark Acton, Head of Data Center Technical Consultation, CBRE
Topic: What are the opportunities and challenges for international organisations to collocate and invest in new builds in Europe?
Roundtable 4 Led by: Ali Heydari, Former Director of Technology, Baidu
Topic: What does it take to build the infrastructure that supports cloud and the data requirements of high value IoT applications?
Roundtable 5 Led by: Anton Embäck, Transaction Director , OX2 Wind & Henrik Bergström, Head Of Public Affairs, Ellevio
Topic: The European transition to renewable energy- will future data center location strategies be defined by the grid?
Roundtable 6 Led by: Alfonso Aranda Arias, Global Head of Data Center Operations, Real Estate Strategy and Operations, IBM
Participants include: John Laban, EMEA Lead, OCP & Daniel Melin, Senior ICT Procurement Officer, Swedish National Procurement Services, James Driscoll, Key Nordic Account Manager, Stulz
Topic: How can IT drive efficiency in data center operations to deliver savings?
Roundtable 7 Led by:: Jan Sjogren, Head of Global ICT Centers Building Operations, Ericsson
Hosted by: Greger Ruud, Business Development Manager, Nordics, Munter
Participants include: Jonas Gustafsson, COO, RISE ICT/SICS North, s, Erik Rylander, Head of Stockholm Data Parks, Stockholm Exergi
Topic: Understanding the challenges and opportunities in heat recovery across Europe
Roundtable 8 Led by: Andre Horta, CEO, Bitcointoyou
Participants include: Fredrik Kallioniemi, Data Center Strategy Director, Hydro66, Johan Borje, Stockholm Exergi
Topic: The impact of bitcoin mining on data centers
The hosted roundtables are by registration only and have limited availability. To express your interest in attending any of the above sessions, please email email@example.com.