DCD Group
European Data Centre Association


Wednesday, 1st November from 13:00 to 16:35

DCD and the EUDCA are working together to organise a “European Tech Day” during the DCD> Hyperscale China Conference and Expo.

Location: Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel

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13:00-13:30pm: Registration

13:30-13:35pm: Opening speech by DCD

13:35-13:40pm: Welcome speech by EUDCA

13:40-14:10pm: Keynote 1: The Gateway to Europe

The AAE-1 cable and the connection with Europe; GDPR and how it affects Chinese companies; selecting the right location in Europe for hosting your data;  the importance of connectivity and ecosystems;  the benefits of Colocation in a European data center

Alexandros Bechrakis, Lamda Hellix

14:10-15:00pm: Keynote 2: The digital silk road is arriving in Moscow

Martin Menzel, IXcellerate

15:00-15:20pm: Tea Break & Networking

15:20-15:50pm: Keynote 3: Winning in Europe – why are web giants and Chinese enterprises scaling up via the Nordics? 

This session addresses the increased need for flexibility and scalability in emerging industries. Why are Chinese enterprise companies and global web giants choosing the Nordics for their European strategy? Digitalizing the global expansion process – how to short circuit expansion times and reduce risk.

Patrik Öhlund, Node Pole

15:50-16:35pm: Big Discussion: “ Invest in China: How can international IDC service

providers do business in China? What are the challenges and considerations?” 

What can be learnt from local partners that have working experience with international companies? Analysis of the latest China “Network Security Law” including the implementation of clamping down on VPN; What are the key considerations when wanting to do business in China? How do you start business in China? What are the best ways of working with a local Chinese partner?

Jianxin Wang, Cloud ifeng

Fang Zong , China IEN Capital Group

Zhongrui Kuang, YCY Cloud

Anna Golubova, Ixcellerate

Larry Zhang, JD

16:35-16:40pm: Conclusion and End