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    Day 1 Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3 Hall 4 Hall 5 Hall 6
     Hall 1 - Chaired by Ambrose McNevinHall 2 - Chaired by Stephen WornHall 3 - Chaired by Cheryl GlantonHall 4 - Chaired by Brian SchaferHall 5 - Chaired by John MontanaHall 6 - Chaired by Paolo Gasti, Ph.D.
    8:00AM - 9:20AM BREAKFAST & REGISTRATION
    9:20AM - 10:00AM Keynote: IT Equipment Design Evolution & Data Center Operation Optimization using ASHRAE's Guidelines
    • Don Beaty, President - PE, ASHRAE Fellow ASHRAE TC 9.9, International Liaison & Publications Chair DLB Associates
    • Roger Schmidt, IBM Fellow - IBM & Prior ASHRAE TC 9.9 Chairman
    Infrastructure, Technology, and Investment Trends: Which Global Gateway Cities are Best Positioned for Competitive Advantage? Keynote: Is Your Infrastructure Ready for Mobile Money?    
    10:00AM - 10:40AM Prefabricated Data Centers Coming of Age
    • Mark Hurley, Data Center Solution Architect - Schneider Electric
    Critical Methodologies for Planning and Implementing Global Data Center Strategies
    • Kevin Sanders, Managing Principal – Americas, Critical Facilities Consulting - HP
    Flexible Critical Environment Design
    • John Sabey, President - Sabey Data Center Properties
    • John Ford, Vice-President - Sabey Data Centers
    What Can Data Centers Learn from Rolls Royce?
    • Steve Cotton, Founder and Executive Chairman - Canara, Inc.
      
    10:40AM - 11:10AM Morning coffee break
    11:10AM - 11:50AM The Move to Modular
    • Herb Villa, Senior IT Solutions Engineer - Rittal Corporation
    Measuring Process Performance in Data Center, the Digital Factories of the 21st Century What Do You Need to Know When Choosing a Colocation Solution? Power Delivery Design for 100% Availability Private Modular Cloud: The New Workload for Cloud Implementation and Management
    • Shaown Nandi, Cloud Leader, Services Integration Hub - IBM Global Technology Services
    Indirect vs. Direct Air-Side Economizers: Which Method is Best for Your Data center?  
    11:50AM - 12:30PM Fit for Purpose, Future Proof Capacity Economic Opportunities from Retrofitting Commercial Properties into Data Centers
    • Sean Farney, Chief Operating Officer - Ubiquity Critical Environments
    • Ghian Foreman, Managing Partner - 55th & State LLC
    • Stephen Worn, Chief Technology Officer - DatacenterDynamics
    Designing Critical Power Chains for Higher Density Loads LEED Gold - A Competivtive Advantage or Hype?
    • Ian Seaton, Global Technology Consultant - Chatsworth Products, Inc.
    The Lowdown on Data Center Downtime
    • Peter A. Panfil, Vice President Global Power, Liebert AC Power - Emerson Network Power
    The Right Path to Data Center Migration and Automation
    12:30PM - 1:30PM Networking Lunch
    1:30PM - 2:10PM Addressing the Limitations of Applying ASHRAE’s 2011 Thermal Guidelines; Delivering Solutions for an Optimized Workable Data Center Data Center UPS Systems – Why 1% Efficiency Matters Data Center Densities: A Study of Specifying, Designing and Operating Data Centers to Support Density Expectations and Realities DCIM: How to Go Beyond Power Management
    • Mark Harris, Vice President of Marketing and Data Center Strategy - Nlyte Software
    The Value in Exceeding the Standards for TIA-942 Optical Cabling Infrastructure
    • Rick Dallmann, Senior Data Center Infrastructure Architect - CABLExpress
    When the Software-Defined Data Center Meets the Reality-Defined Facility
    • Richard Ungar, Head of Data Center Automation, North America, Decathlon for Data Centers - ABB
    2:10PM - 2:50PM Panel: Emergency Preparedness and Resilience Lessons Learned Deploying DCIM in Facebook’s Hyperscale Environment Generator Set Ratings: How They Apply to Data Centers
    • Jason Dick, Senior Applications Engineer - MTU Onsite Energy
    Case Study: Leading the Way to a "Connected Enterprise" - Fidelity's Next Generation Data Center - Winner of the 2013 DCD North American Award for Innovation in the Medium Data Center
    • Joseph Higgins PE, VP, Engineering and Corporate Sustainability - Fidelity Investments
    Transition to the Hyper Data Center: Information Anytime, Anyplace, and on Any Device Continuous Modelling in Operation: Case Study - How a Global Bank’s Data Center Saved $10 Million
    2:50PM - 3:30PM Panel: Leveraging Infrastructure and Data Center Portfolios to Create Strategic Advantage and Mitigate Risk
    • Simon Lee, Managing Director - Sapience Capital New York
    • Steve Lee, Managing Director - Bank Street Group
    • Joshua Vallario, Director; Global Data Center Operations & White Space Construction Manager - BlackRock
    • Kieron O'Brien, CEO, North America - DatacenterDynamics
    Panel: Rethinking Data Center Design
    • Peter Gross, Vice President of Mission Critical Systems - Bloom Energy
    • Paul Hines, Vice President, data center operations & engineering - Sentinel Data Centers
    • Jack Pouchet, Vice President, The Green Grid; Vice President of Business Development and Director of Energy Initiatives - Emerson Network Power
    • Stephen Worn, Chief Technology Officer - DatacenterDynamics
    Future Directions for CDNs in the Data Center Keynote: The Open Compute Project - The Future is Open 2013 DCD North American Awards Finalist: On-Site “Critical Power” Generation for the Data Center and The Data Centers, LLC Delaware Project  
    3:30PM - 3:50PM Afternoon coffee break
    3:50PM - 4:30PM People Excellence – The Critical Success Factor in the Data Center Industry Software Defined Everything: Are You Secure? Cyber Security Challenges With BYOD and BYOP Low Latency Networks in Financial Services   
    4:40PM - 5:20PM Converged Panel: The Disruption of the Software Defined Data Center Cloud Computing - Is it Going to Take Over the World?
    • Dan Kusnetzky, Distinguished Analyst and Founder - Kusnetzky Group LLC
        
    5:20PM - 7:00PM Networking Drinks Reception

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