WHAT: An international event for data center and cloud providers, professionals and investors
WHEN: 20th of March at 12:00 – 18.00
WHERE: Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Leppävaara, Vanha maantie 6, Espoo
Are you interested in the Finnish data center industry?
Would you like to meet all data center area key players?
In March 2018, FDCF Cloud & Data Center Summit 2018 is bringing together data center providers, energy companies, telecom operators, data center suppliers, construction companies, policy makers, startups and other stakeholders to discuss various changes and hot topics in the data center field. We would like to offer you a chance to be a part of this.
FDCF Cloud & Data Center Summit 2018 is organized by the Finnish Data Center Forum ry. Read more about FDCF on www.fdcf.fi.
The event is organized on 20th of March at Metropolia University, Leppävaara campus (Vanha maantie 6, Espoo).
Main themes for the event include: data center industry, data center certification, cloud & AI, and Finland’s energy taxation for data centers. The program includes a seminar with networking breaks, and a panel-discussion about Finland’s energy taxation for data center industry.
SPEAKERS – PROGRAM:
11:30 Doors open – Networking
12:00 Opening words – FDCF, Jari Innanen, co-chairman of the board
12:10 John Laban, OCP Foundation
“Positive disruptions to Data Centres from Open Compute vanity free open source hardware”
12:40 David Sandars, Uptime Institute
“Tier Certification Myths and Misconceptions”
13:10 Sophia Flucker, Operational Intelligence
“A holistic approach to data centre sustainability”
13.35 Seppo Ihalainen, Ficolo
“From Colocation to Cloud Delivery”
13:50 Networking and coffee break
14:10 Panel discussion Topic: Data center energy tax renewal in Finland
Chairman for the panel: FDCF / CTS Engtec, Antti Laine
VATT Institute for Economic Research, Marita Laukkanen
Technology Industries of Finland (Teknologiateollisuus), Martti Kätkä
Finnish Energy (Energiateollisuus), Antti Kohopää
Yandex, Ari Kurvi
SKM Market Predictor, Riku Merikoski
15:10 Mónica Lora, Amazon Web Services
“Increase Innovation with AWS”
15:30 Markku Suistola, Nutanix
”Nutanix Enterprise Cloud – HCI Platform of choice”
15:50 Thorbjorn Wikstrom, CITIC Telecom CPC CITIC Telecom CPC – Who are we? Company and services
16.00 Outi Keski-Äijö, Business Finland Announcement for national artificial intelligence investment opportunity for cloud capacity
16.10 Networking break – Coffee break
16.30 Finnish Data Center Forum ry – Annual meeting
18:00 Ending of the event
After the seminar at 16:30, the association will hold its annual meeting.
The event is primarily intended for the members of FDCF. Event is free of charge for all FDCF members. For others (non-members) the price is 300eur VAT0% per person. By joining the FDCF association before registration, you can join the event for free.