PROGRAM

8.00
Registration and coffee, networking

 

8.45
Opening, Antti Laine, Chairman of the Board, FDCF and Master of Ceremony, Reidar Wasenius, Executive Director at Soprano Plc

 

9.00 - 9.30
"Welcome to the Finest Bay Area - tunneling your way between Asia and Europe", Peter Vesterbacka, Founder,  FinEst Bay Area

 

9.30 - 10.00
"The public sector takes the AI lead - Aurora", Aleksi Kopponen, Senior Specialist, Ministry of Finance, Finland

 

10.00 – 10.30
Networking break

 

10.30 - 10.45
Sponsor:

"Advances in UPS technology deliver cost-effective protection for Edge data centers", Petri Teittinen, Solution Sales Manager, Schneider Electric

10.45 - 11.15
"FINtech: What new AI automation solutions you can run for your and your customers' business", Timo Haanpää, DCMO, Co-Founder at Curious AI

 

11.15 - 11.45
“IoT, 5G + other technologies could affect Data Center futures”, Derek Webster, CEO, Andget Limited, UK

 

11.45 – 13.00
Networking lunch

 

13.00 - 13.15
Sponsor: Eaton

"Energy Aware UPS can transform stored energy into a green asset", Jussi Vihersalo, Business Development Manager, Eaton


13.15 - 13.45
"How to develop, build and maintain the digital infrastructure for a sustainable future", Isabelle Kemlin
, Business Unit Director, CBRE Sweden

 

13.45 - 14.15
"Engaging the Millennials - The critical path to growth", Simon Allen, Executive Director, iMasons, UK

 

14.15 – 14.45
Networking break

14.45 – 15.00 
Sponsor:
"Using new technology to improve data center electrical energy efficiency", Stefan Lidström, Product Manager, Comsys AB

15.00 –15.45 
Panel discussion: Why Finland? Global competition in data centers – how Finland can better respond to new trends?

Moderator: Reidar Wasenius, Executive Director at Soprano Plc
Joonas Terhivuo, CEO, Hetzner Finland Oy
Sami Holopainen, Managing Director, Equinix Finland
Eero Lindqvist, Senior Manager, Telia Finland
Derek Webster, CEO, Andget Limited, UK


15.45 – 16.00
Networking break

 

16.00 - 16.30 
"Keep the lights on, keep it cold – Data Centre's energy usage", James Rix, Associate Director, Project Manager, Arcadis, UK

 

16.30 – 17.00 
"Should Finland be No. 1 in cybersecurity?",  Jarno Limnéll, Dr., Professor, Aalto University, Cybersecurity

 

17.00 - 19.00
Cocktails

TICKETS

Basic 345 €

FDCF members 100 €

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