2016 Agenda

08:30 Registration


Introduction & Welcome by Dr Jon Summers

09:15 – 09:45

The Campbell-Whyte Memorial Keynote:
Presented by visiting Prof Ian Bitterlin
“Can we resist the data tsunami or will data centres eat our lunch?”

09:45 – 10:00

How the day will work presented by Dr Jon Summers

10:00- 11:00

Coffee break
11:00 - 12:10

Session 1

Workshop 1 Workshop 2 Workshop 3
Theme: Cooling
Title: Outside Heat Removal
Chair: Dr Robert Tozer, Managing Director, Operational Intelligence
Theme: Design & Build
Title: So what does a typical data centre look like?
Chair: Tony Day, Director - Global Datacentre Solutions, Schneider Electric
Theme: Operations
Title: What makes a data centre operate?
Chair: Mark Acton, Critical Services Director,CBRE Data Centre Solutions

12:10- 13:10

Lunch break
13:10 - 14:20

Session 2

Workshop 4 Workshop 5 Workshop 6
Theme: Energy Efficiency
Title: Can your DC ever hope to be truly efficient without ICT Support?
Chair: John Booth, Managing Director, Carbon 3IT
Theme: Power
Title: "Scotty direct all available power to the critical load"
Chair: Prof Ian Bitterlin,visiting Professor Leeds University & Consultant Critical Facilities
Theme: Cooling
Title: Staying cool does not have to be a load of hot air
Chair: Dr Jon Summers, Senior Lecturer, University of Leeds

14:20- 15:20

Coffee break
15:20 - 16:30

Session 3

Workshop 7 Workshop 8 Workshop 9
Theme: The Internet of Everything
Title: Is the Internet of Everything making cloud look foggy?
Chair: Dr Rabih Bashroush, Reader, University of East London
Theme: Smart Operations
Title: Bridging the divide between IT & DC Faciities: what's the catalyst for change?
Chair: Matt Foley, Director EMEA Cloud Pre-sales, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Theme: Business Needs
Title: Resilience, capacity and efficiency are not important for today's business need?
Chair: Mark Seymour, Director, Future Facilities
16:30 - 17:15 Afternoon Keynote
Presented by Angela Saxby, Hewlett Packard Enterprise


Wrap Up and Close
19:00 - Late Dinner - Ticket Holders Only


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