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Registration closes 23 Feb

23 February 2017

Datacloud Asia

Capella Singapore


23rd February 2017: Datacloud Asia 2017 Conference & Exhibition

  • 0800h
  • Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 0900h
  • Opening and Welcome
    Gregory Gerot, Managing Director, BroadGroup
  • 0910h
  • Setting the scene
    William Barney, Chief Executive Officer, Reliance Communications (Enterprise) & Global Cloud Xchange
  • 0935h
  • Asia Leadership Roundtable
    Chair: Steve Wallage, Managing Director, BroadGroup Consulting
    William Barney, Chief Executive Officer, Reliance Communications (Enterprise) & Global Cloud Xchange
    Richard Kartawijaya, Chief Executive Officer, Graha Teknologi Nusantara
    Charles Lee, Founder & CEO, OneAsia
    Ms Septika N. Widyasrini, CEO, Telin Singapore
  • 1015h
  • Enterprise 1 to 1 – Enterprise and their IT infrastructure deployment requirements, opinions and expectations
  • 1045h
  • Morning Networking Break
  • 1105h
  • Keynote
    Mark Bidinger, President, Cloud & Service Provider Segment, Schneider Electric
  • 1130h
  • State of the Market: Global and Asia perspective of Data Center Market, Trends and Outlook
    Steve Wallage, Managing Director, BroadGroup Consulting
  • 1145h
  • Finance & Investment for data centers
    Experts assess the criteria for data center funding, how far the sector has moved in valuations, current and future risk, and forward outlook for IT infrastructure assets
    Chair: Paul Dwyer, Director, Regional Lead Data Centre Services Asia Pacific, Jones Lang Lasalle
    Carlos Katsuya, Chief Investment Officer, IFC
    Victor Kong, Founder, President and CEO, VK Capital Digital Funds LP
    Apostolos Kakkos, Chairman & CEO, LAMDA Hellix
    Robin Khuda, Founder and CEO, AirTrunk
  • 1210h
  • China Roundtable
    Chair: Lisa Kuk, Managing Director, Eaton China
    Wing-Dar Ker, President of Shanghai Blue Cloud Technologies Co., Ltd, 21Vianet Group, Inc
    Dr Hongjiang Zhang, Former CEO, Kingsoft Corporation
    Joe Zhu, Founder & CEO, ZenLayer Inc
  • 1235h
  • Asia Keynote
  • 1300h
  • Lunch
  • 1400h
  • Invest in Location: Data Center Location opportunities, power availability and connectivity: outsourcing, investing, hosting and colocating in Asia
    Introduction and Chair: Terry Graham, Researcher, Telecommunications Research Project, Hong Kong University & Associate Consultant, BroadGroup
    Singapore - Asher Ling, Chief Operating Officer, Kingsland Development
    Thailand – Dr Montri Wiboonrat, Assistant Professor, Khon Kaen University, Bangkok Campus
    Australia - Kevin Burman, National Director, Technology Solutions, Colliers International
    The Ireland experience – Garry Connolly, President, Host in Ireland, shares his experience of Ireland’s success in attracting Data Center investment
  • 1430h
  • Enterprise Roundtable: Assessing IT and cloud deployment in Asia
    Introduction and Chair: Nicola Hayes, Managing Director, EUDCA
    Charles Hoop, Vice President Infrastructure, Accenture
    Chang Cho, President & CEO, Onion Software
    Mayda Lim, Head of Technology, ANZ Banking Group
    Nicholas Lesek, Regional Head Asia-Pacific, Corporate Real Estate and Services, Swiss Reinsurance Co Ltd
    Manik Saha, CIO, SAP Asia Pacific and Japan
    Shabir Momin, CEO, Zengatv
  • 1500h
  • DigitalCentre2020: the impact of Data Centers on Smart Cities, IoT and AI
    Omer Wilson, Senior Director of Marketing Asia Pacific, Digital Realty
  • 1520h
  • Data Center in the Cloud at the Edge
    Chair: Greg Jones, Director of Business Development, Schneider Electric Global Solutions
  • 1545h
  • Afternoon Networking Break
  • 1610h
  • Workshop
    John Duffin, Managing Director South Asia, Uptime Institute
  • 1630h
  • Innovation in new Regional Fiber Connectivity and Interconnection
    Demand for advanced rich media communications services, the growing 'big data' processing requirements of governments and businesses, streamed TV, the region likely to lead in 5G, and as global IP traffic in Asia Pacific is forecast to be the largest globally by 2020 investment in fiber-optic infrastructure is set to be sustained.
    Where is the focus of subsea and terrestrial fiber today?
    What innovations are foreseen in latency, capacity and provisioning?
    How will virtual network management improve connectivity?
    How is enhanced connectivity in the frontier markets – Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam likely to develop?
    Chair: Joao Lima, Editor, Data Economy
    Denver Maddux, CEO, Megaport Senjaya Halim, Data Centre Expert, Datwyler
    [Telstra] TBA
  • 1700h
  • Cloud and Security
    May-Ann Lim, Secretary General, Asia Cloud Computing Association
  • 1725h
  • Energy Panel: Mitigating energy in data centers, towards renewables and future regional outlook
    Chair: Bob Sharon, Chief Innovation Officer, Blue IoT
    Introduction: Efficient cooling for tropical climates:
    John Pettitt, Vice President of Sales EMEA/APAC Data Centre, Munters
    Joshua Au, Head, Data Centre, A*STAR
  • 1800h
  • Close of Conference
  • 1800h
  • Pre-Awards Reception kindly hosted by Digital Realty
  • 1900h
  • Dinner and Awards Ceremony

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