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We're yet to launch our 2023 conference programme. In the meantime, feel free to explore our conference programme from March 2022 below, enabling you to get a sense of our theatre sessions.

2022 CONFERENCE PROGRAMME


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    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    #EdgeDCIM - An architecture for Edge data centres  infrastructure monitoring
    The need for monitoring data centre infrastructures, in order to optimize Energy Consumption and maintain uptime is continuously growing and this explains the popularity of DCIM systems.With the diffu ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    The dew point cooling system, funded by EU H2020, developed at the University’s Centre for Sustainable Energy Technologies, improves on conventional evaporative cooling systems, producing cold air to ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Accelerating data centre energisation with modular power solutions
    - Rapid deployment of reliable and sustainable power infrastructure is a critical success factor for both small- and large-scale data centre operations. - Installation and energisation of substations, ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Effective communication and knowledge sharing are essential parts of any successful mission critical project but often contractual boundaries form barriers between stakeholders. This presentation will ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    The demand for more and more computing resources on Earth be they for drug discovery, automated cars, bit coin mining et. al. threatens to exceed the available power. In space the necessity of having ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Steve Bowes-Phipps is the Chair of the Workforce Capability and Development (WC&D) Special Interest Group at the Data Centre Alliance.  Ali Moinuddin from the Uptime Institute will be exploring with h ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Avoiding data center outages caused by transient voltages
    ·       The transient voltage stress and associated failures of magnetic equipment caused during the operation of fast-acting breakers (such as vacuum- or gas-insulated breakers) in medium voltage (MV ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Batteries role in the green world transition
    Data Centres operators have many challenges to meet in maintaining 24/7 operation, balanced with growing environmental demands.  Some key operational issues concern energy consumption, sustainability ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Batteries role in the green world transition
    Data Centres operators have many challenges to meet in maintaining 24/7 operation, balanced with growing environmental demands.  Some key operational issues concern energy consumption, sustainability ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Beyond IT: Reframing Data Centre Cybersecurity
    Data centres are becoming larger and more complex, relying on a sprawling deployment of distributed control systems and other critical infrastructure to operate. The hyperactive data centre M&A market ...
  1. DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Over the past months, we’ve seen the Web at its best: enhancing lives, enabling business, and connecting people in creative, positive ways globally. We now look to the future of the Web and its contin ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Building and Operating Hyperscale Data Centres
    The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a dramatic shift from the traditional office building to remote working structures and increased bandwidth demands have brought hyperscale facilities to the forefront ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Carbon Neutral Data Centres by 2030: A fantasy or reality?
    The Climate Change Neutral Data Centre Pact has agreed to make data centres climate neutral by 2030, in alignment with the European Green Deal. The ICT market is set to grow at an unprecedented rate i ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    As part of an EU H2020 funded project called Wedistrict (grant agreement #857801), the ICE datacenter at RISE has built a proof-of-concept demonstrator that consists of a containerized edge immersion ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Climate action: Carbon neutral data centres – beyond the energy source
    Many data centre operators are choosing to power their infrastructure using renewable energy sources in an effort to combat climate change. But energy usage isn't the only way that data centres can ta ...
  2. DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
  3. DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    As much as 40% of the energy consumed by Data centers goes to cooling. For a low Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) in high-density Data Center storage, efficient cooling and energy recovery solutions ar ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Cybergeddon: The role of Data Centres and Edge in maintaining core purpose and brand
    Digital transformation and hybrid multicloud adoption can enable business agility, improved productivity and better customer experience. However, they may also increase IT complexity, risks and vulner ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Data Center Cabling - What is Needed for a Successful Data Center Project?
    During his presentation, Klaus Dafinger will address different data center cabling challenges. He will cover various technologies - and their advantages and limitations. Klaus will also give an impres ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Data Center Containment - Unmatched Flexibility to Cover all your Needs
    Do you have space constraints to fit your racks? Are there structural obstacles? Are there any other infrastructures already installed that could interfere with your containment? In this presentation, ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    While demand for digital services and technology development are perhaps the most obvious drivers for change within the data centre sector, we often underestimate the influence that other factors can ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    A presentation on the emergence of genuine global data centre standards and standardised KPIs. This includes details of the developments underway, the progress made to date and the plans for the futur ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Net zero carbon legislation for 2050 means that all new builds and refurbishments need to design building services to achieve net zero carbon today if they are to stay compliant with current legislati ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    What has an Aston Martin got to do with investing in Data Centres? Consider how much do you really know about what goes on ‘under the bonnet’ of a new (Greenfield investment) or used car (refinancing ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    The boom in data centre construction doesn't look set to quieten down anytime soon. And with the expansion of 5G and edge computing we are likely to see a new class of smaller data centre emerge, clos ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Machine learning and AI have been shown to optimise cooling and reduce data centre energy bills – which is certainly appealing. But using AI and applying it to your operations can be very challenging ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Delivering the 24/7 Sustainable Power Solution for Data Centres
    ·       The data centre industry will have to adjust to more regulation as well as increased pressure to be sustainable in the coming year. By 2025, the carbon emissions of hyperscale services will ra ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Waste heat utilisation is certainly a ‘hot’ topic in the data centre industry. Several cutting edge projects have explored how waste heat can be recovered, stored and reused for a variety of purposes ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Since the World Wide Web was founded in 1989 we explore the internets and its digital real estate facilities ‘Data Centres’ impact to the world, regions, nations, towns, people and jobs.
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Emergence of Edge as the Third Landing Zone for Customer Workloads. The Future will be More Hybrid!
    If you are to believe in all the recent articles, Edge may displace the Data centre; and sooner than we think! Edge and edge cloud are relatively new topics and many potential stakeholders are still e ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Evolution in DataCentre Networking: Automating the datacentre build and operation
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Data centres are a huge source of carbon emissions, collectively pumping out the equivalent CO2 of a mid-sized country. But you wouldn’t know it from the statements of cloud companies. Big tech firms ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    The digital infrastructure sector is thriving, building out to the edge and recovering and adapting to the pandemic. The coming year (and beyond) promises opportunities but also challenges that only s ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Various initiatives within the UK, Europe and other parts of the world committing the data center industry to carbon neutrality and more transparency has triggered a major response from across the sec ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Future Insights: How smart is your Data Centre?
    Data Centers will increasingly touch every component of human life and the mission critical nature and speed at which they need to be built will only increase. Data centers need true supply chain part ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Every year people look at what may happen in the future of data centres. There are many new and emerging technologies that are often proposed as the ‘next newest best thing’. Usurpingly there is an al ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    GF Piping Systems non-corroding, bespoke engineered complete solutions help you achieve net-zero. Plastic pipes offer a competitive and highly reliable alternative to traditional metallic solutions fo ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    How to Enable the UPS as an Energy Storage System for Dynamic Grid Support
    The power generation industry is undergoing a dramatic change as renewable sources, distributed generation, decarbonisation and demand increases are transforming traditional energy management. Data ce ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Implementing Artificial Intelligence in DCIM
    Maintaining a data center is a complex task, so responding to growing global demand, while balancing the pressures of resilience, sustainability and security, requires innovative solutions. One of tho ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Innovation in the Middle East: MENA – The Saudi Arabia Digital Hub initiative
    Back in 2020, STC announced its intentions to establish a Digital Hub in the region as a new initiative supporting KSA vision 2030. During- the LEAP event (February 2022) that was held in Riyadh, Saud ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    LINX recently introduced the option of 400GE ports for members in partnership with its vendor partner, Nokia. This presentation covers why this is important, the complexity of a mixed vendor network a ...
    • Facilities and critical equipment
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Innovative Data Center Fire Protection
    Today’s data centers aren’t anymore the mainframes as we know them from previous decades. It is this innovation and development why data centers keep posing unique challenges for the fire protection e ...
    • Facilities and critical equipment
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Innovative Data Center Fire Protection
    Today’s data centers aren’t anymore the mainframes as we know them from previous decades. It is this innovation and development why data centers keep posing unique challenges for the fire protection e ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    The digital transformation of Africa is undoubtably well underway. Triggered by the post-pandemic recovery and the critical need to improve digital infrastructure, to facilitate sustainable economic g ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    The language that we use determines how our industry is perceived by the general public and by legislators. Right now the perception of our industry is bad. We are seen as pariahs. Data centres are se ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Lever your expansion by synergies with real estate
    Data centers are considered the rising stars, the upcoming real estate asset class. And while real estate developers and investors are starting to dip their toes in the data center market, why do we g ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    There’s a growing interest in ‘green’ data centres, but where should you begin? For many operators, the ‘low hanging fruit’ involves powering their sites with green energy. That’s a good start, but th ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Overcoming the next set of challenges for data centre design and construction
    Despite pandemic supply chain shocks and workforce mobility issues, data centre construction has continued to grow unabated in Europe. Over the last two years the sector has played a crucial role supp ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Panel debate: Data centre design strategy – key consideration in a changing world
    Many of the fundamentals of data centre design are well established. However, we live in a changing world, and this is influencing how data centres are managed. Perhaps foremost are technological chan ...
    • Facilities and critical equipment
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Panel debate: The UK data centre landscape and rise of hyperscalers
    Are hyper scale data centres going to eat your dinner? With their ability to maximise cooling, manage power more efficiently and balance workloads more effectively, hyperscale data centres are undermi ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Our panel today brings together a team of highly regarded specialists from across all elements of the data centre lifecycle.They are also successful and established business people in their own right. ...
    • Facilities and critical equipment
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Pay as you Grow and Affordable Resilience through Implementing Modular UPS
    Why should you implement Scalable/Modular UPSes? And why should you opt for the concept of “Pay as you Grow”? David Press will answer these questions during his presentation. He will discuss the diffe ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Powering the digital world
    Integrated power specialist, Socomec, is introducing a new wave of innovation that ensures power availability and energy performance, on show at Data Centre World, London, 2nd – 3rd March 2022.Today’s ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    Rapid deployment of capacity on demand
    Resources, both in equipment and labor are constraining the growth of our industry. So, we must adapt our deployment methods to utilize full prefabrication more and more to meet the forecast growth. B ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Reliable and sustainable cooling with variable speed drives
    This session will cover:a. Energy used in the cooling processb. How ultra-low harmonic drives can provide substantial energy savings, power quality control, decreased project costsc. Optimization by d ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Single Phase Immersion Cooling: From Niche Solution to Mainstream Necessity
    For years, liquid cooling -- including immersion -- has primarily been seen as a special-purpose solution, a necessity for today's High Density and/or High Performance Compute servers for which air co ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Single-Phase, Liquid Immersion Cooling: Designed for Today, Ready for Tomorrow
    Discover how immersion cooling answers the top challenges data centers are facing today, while also future-proofing for what lies ahead.
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Lefdal Mine Datacenter is one of Europe’s greenest data centers. Sustainability is at the core of their mission and values – The Norwegian Solution. Mats Andersson will present the solution, key drive ...
    • Facilities and critical equipment
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Based on CIBSE CPD approved content, this presentation, for those involved in the design, construction or operation of data centres, highlights the recent steps forward made with regards to sustainabi ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    The BIG debate: DCIM: Embrace or bury?
    What is your experience of using data centre infrastructure management software? The idea behind DCIM is undeniably a good one. However, many data centre operators have struggled to make best use of t ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    The CEDaCI project has been promoting the potential of a Circular Economy for the Data Centre Industry since 2019. The project has brought together stakeholders from various sectoral sub-sectors to sh ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    The Future of automated Data Centres
    Reimagine Your Data Centre Operations with Automation. Maybe it’s increased scalability, enhanced security, improved quality of experience, for example. Then, your network is automatically configured ...
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    The future of Data Centres in an emerging Hybrid World
    In this era of Cloud, IoT and digitization, the importance of data centers has increased dramatically, and managing them have become more complex. The inability to optimize resources and manage capaci ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Decarbonisation has become a key focus for the data centre industry, but reliability is paramount! Battery energy storage provides a pivotal low-carbon solution ensuring resilience during outages and ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    In some countries, acceptance of fossil-free nuclear power is low. In most countries, we are reducing the share of coal power in the electricity mix. The fact that fossil gas power is becoming popular ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Sustainability is a key consideration for all industries in an increasingly decarbonising world – this includes funding, designing, building and operating data centres, as well as in terms of reputati ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    This session will explore:• Approach to Sustainable Development• Area wide opportunity of Sustainable Development• Reimagining the Grey Box• Key Themes
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Three ways to future-proof your data center
    This session will cover::Sustainability- growing in a sustainable way; focusing on energy efficient solutions / mission to zero initiativesScalability; modular builds, modular equipment, easily replic ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    DCW Keynote Featuring the Edge & Future Strategies
    What happens to all the server rooms across hotels, office buildings, doctors offices? Will they all migrate to a nearby co-location or will they stay were they are? If they stay were they are, how ca ...
    • Facilities and critical equipment
    Facilities and Critical Equipment Theatre
    Trends in facility design to improve sustainability and balance the grid
    a. Energy usage in data centers and the condition of the power grid in generalb. Choosing cleaner, greener technology – MV UPS, BESS, Advancements in Fuel Cells with AFCc. Advantages and advancements ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Universal Intelligent Infrastructure Management is closing the gap for DCIM
    Assaf Skolnik, CEO and visionary for RiT Tech, will be discussing how DCIM is still very much alive and kicking. Through innovation and sheer determination to make a difference to data centres, enterp ...
    • Energy Efficiency Cost Management and DCIM
    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Energy Efficiency, Cost Management and DCIM Theatre
    Industry leaders, Yondr, CBRE, LMG, CyrusOne and CNet Training share how they are working together, alongside Amazon Web Services, Ark Data Centres and Virtus Data Centres, to tackle the talent and sk ...
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    • Edge & Future Strategies
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    What makes a Data Centre Smart?
    Data centres need true supply chain partners that will not only help them achieve rigorous build times, but do so with the most sustainable and resilient critical infrastructure on the planet and cons ...
    • Design & Build and Physical Security
    Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre
    Successfully lighting the building surrounds and outdoor spaces of Data Centre’s is one of the most challenging and multi-faceted applications in the lighting industry. Bringing a harmonious approach ...

2023 Sponsors

Registration Sponsor

  • Riello UPS Ltd

 

Silver Sponsors

  • BRUCHA

Theatre Sponsors

  • NDC - GARBE

Hosted Buyer's Day Sponsors

  • XYZ

VIP Lounge Sponsor

  • Vertiv

 

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