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Expo Floor and Registration Opens


Opening Remarks


Lightning Plenary Keynote #1: Evolve or Die - How We Right-Sized IT Infrastructure to Fit The Age of Ubiquitous Computing


Star Plenary Debate: Dealing with the Shift - Where is New York’s Compute and How is the Local Market Reacting to Virginia’s Surge in Capacity?

  • Buddy Rizer, Loudoun County Department of Economic Development
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Coffee Break, Expo, Innovation Stage & Speed Networking


Software Defined Power: Measure MWs and Balance the (Utilities) Budget

The 5G Effect: Producing Data Movement At The Speed Of Light

Brought to You By AI: Moving, Storing and Processing the Fastest Growing Load in the Data Center

How To Make The Most Of Modular And Break The Purpose-Built Mode


Automating Maintenance: Go Digital To Predict The Lifecycle Of Your Hardware Upgrade

Asset Management Is King: Maximize the Lifecycle of Your UPS Using Big Data

Finding the Optimal Cooling Mix in a HPC Environment

Automating Operational Technology: How Will Robots, IoT and a Digital Twin Impact Facilities Management?


Fiber vs Copper: How To Generate Ultra-Latency On The Trading Floor

The Four Things You’ll Do In Five Hours on a Mobile Device Powered by the Edge

Architecting a Data Center Back-End To Delight The Customer At The Tower

If The Bitcoin Bubble Bursts - Can You Repurpose Your Mining Facility In Time to Avoid Losses?


Lunch, Networking, Expo & Innovation Stage


Panel Discussion: Powering Wall Street - Should Urban Facilities Prioritise Smart Energy?

Panel Discussion: Data & Dollars - Can Edge Fulfill the Promise of ‘Low Latency’ and Give Rise to the Connected World of Tomorrow?

Panel Discussion: How to Win Friends and Influence People: Can You Make the Case for Hybrid Cloud Whilst Regulated?


Empowering Lithium Ion: How Advanced UPS Selection Will Lower Your TCO

Can Data Storage Keep Up With the Analytics Arms Race?

Paint The Picture: Hyper Converged Infrastructure - Bringing the ‘Cloud Experience’ to the Data Center?


Will Autonomous Driving Take The Edge Data Center Mainstream?

Computational Fluid Dynamics: Channeling the Predictive Power of Technology to Optimize Strategy and Plan Ahead

Beyond GPU: How We’re Preparing to Power Diversified Workloads

Running Out Of White Space? How To Tame Legacy Systems In a Multi-Cloud Era


Drinks Reception and Networking on Expo Floor


End of Conference: Day One

Break Outs

Boardroom: The Business of the Data Center

11:50 - Opening Keynote: Where Will The ‘Ashburn Boom’ Strike Next?

12:20 - If the Two Million-Dollar Acre Is Near, How Will You Drive Down CAPEX?

12:50 - Is The Wholesale Data Center The Jewel In The REIT Crown?

15:00 - Star Panel Discussion: Lease Or Own - Evaluating Strategy For Data Center Ownership

16:00 - Club Deal, Syndicated Loan or M&A? How to Optimize Financing Strategies For Your Next Facility

16:30 - Legal Fundamentals: How To Secure Cost-Saving Incentives From The Grid

Hosted Roundtables

15:00 - Can Your Cabling Infrastructure Support 100/200/400GBPS? Explore Migration Strategies for the Physical Layer

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15:00 - Colocating Wall Street: Is White Space-as-a-Service Outpacing On-Premise IT for the Regulated?

15:00 - DCIM: More Than a Routine Checkup on the Health of Your Data Center

15:00 - East Penn Manufacturing

15:00 - Excool

15:00 - Future Facilities

15:00 - Kohler Co.

15:00 - Mitsubishi Electric

15:00 - Protecting the Ideological Vision of the Data Center in the Cloud Era

15:00 - Schneider Electric

Business Briefings

10:40 - Boardroom Brunch

13:30 - Boardroom Lunch