From 14:10 to 15:10

Our new hosted roundtable format provides an ideal platform for debate around really hot topics where everyone's ideas and opinions are importat and formative to the discussion. The DCD> Hyperscale | Beijing discussions aim to bring together data center operators, energy providers, technologists and government to find new ways of collaboration for a more sustainable future.

Hosted Roundtables – 60 mins close door

Table 1: How can you take advantage of the data center development policies and regulations in the prosperous regions in China? - Discuss the future of data center development in the prosperous regions from the perspectives of government policy, tax and resources.

Led by: Feng Guo, CIE

Participants: Yuxin Jiang, Beijing ZongHengWangLian Data Technology

Mike Ma, 21 Vianet

Kevin Sun, Chayora


Table 2: Why is the Nordics the best way to expanding into Europe?

Led by: Feng Wang, Business Sweden

Hosted by Rick Abrahamsson, Node Pole

Participants: Nan Kang, China Unicom


Table 3:  Data center capacity plan and management: How can you make sure your data center strategy stays ahead of organization expansion needs as well as being prepared for sudden peak requirements that have the potential to overwhelm current systems?

Led by: Cong Ding, China Data Center Designer Technical Committee

Participants: Fang Zong, China Commerce Wealth Fund

Wei Zhang, Pioneer Data


Table 4: How can data center operators capitalize on the opportunities of digital transformation and increase their revenue streams? What are some other growth opportunities that data center service providers can create to support end users in their data center modernization roadmaps? How can IDC service providers find the optimal profit model?

Led by: Lingjun Kong, National Meteorological Information Center

Participants: Linfeng Zhang, State Grid

Anna Golubova, IXcellerate


Table 5: How to effectively combine the change of data center investment environment with the change of customer needs and accelerating the industrial development?

Led by: Taurus Luo, Byte Cloud Network  

Participants: John Chen, S Capital

Vivian Chen, S Capital


Table 6: Edge computing in the age of hyperscale - How will it impact the future of data center and cloud architecture design? What is most critical issues in the industry over the next year to move to edge? How are current providers modifying strategies to accommodate needs of end users?

Led by: Dan Chen, China Unicom

Participants: Liang Gen, China Mobile

Guangxiang Peng, State Grid Info & Telecom Group

Jimmy Wang, Rittal


Table 7: Learn how to reduce cost, maximize efficiencies and effectiveness across all data center operations, how to better combine data center technology with business development.

Led by: Haifeng Qu, Data Center Expert  

Participants: Robinson Wang, Athub


Table 8: Why is commissioning so important? How can you put commissioning into practice at each stage of a data center project - from pre-design to post-handover?

Led by: Gengsheng Jia, Travel Sky Birun


Tabel 9: Data center operation in the AI Era: how to manage your infrastructure in a safer and highly efficient way?  

Led by: Guanghong Zhang, ICEA

Host: Ligong Zhou, Raritan

Participants: Wei Huang, SDS