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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 - 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?
    Stephen Worn
    Chief Technology Officer - DatacenterDynamics
    Chris Drake
    Research Director - DCD Intelligence
    Keynote: Is Your Infrastructure Ready for Mobile Money?
    Lisa Stanton
    President, Americas - Monitise
       
    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
    Ryan Capone
    Director, Critical Infrastructure, NYC & Northeast Markets - Time Warner Cable
    Mark Monroe
    CTO & VP - DLB Associates
    Sarah Rambacher
    Project Manager - NYSERDA
    Christopher M. Sedore
    Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Operations - Syracuse University
    Mark Bramfitt, P.E.
    Consultant
    What Do You Need to Know When Choosing a Colocation Solution? Power Delivery Design for 100% Availability
    Christopher D. Thames
    Senior Director of Critical Facilities Operations - RagingWire Data Centers
    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?
    Keith Dunnavant
    Data Center Cooling Specialist - Munters Limited
     
    11:50AM - 12:30PM Fit for Purpose, Future Proof Capacity
    Rob McClary
    Sr. VP & GM - FORTRUST
    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
    David Wood
    Director, Power Business - Raritan
    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
    Mike Cooper, MBA, RCDD, NTS
    North American Manager, Field Application Engineering - TE Connectivity
    Ken Hall, RCDD NTS
    Strategic Accounts Manager - Network Solutions Division - TE Connectivity
    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
    Daniel Kennedy
    Senior Sales Engineer - Tate
    Data Center UPS Systems – Why 1% Efficiency Matters
    Joergen Madsen
    Technical Solutions Director - GE Critical Power
    Data Center Densities: A Study of Specifying, Designing and Operating Data Centers to Support Density Expectations and Realities
    Donough J. Roche
    VP, Sales Engineering - Digital Realty Trust
    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
    Greg Caronia
    Senior Advisor - VCORE Solutions, LLC
    Peter M. Curtis
    President - Power Management Concepts LLC
    Shaun F. Mooney, RPA
    Director of Infrastructure - Colliers
    Rick Reynolds
    Vice President of National Accounts & Southern Region Operations Manager - ORR Protection Systems
    Christopher Strom
    Urban Land Institute - ICT Subcommittee
    Lessons Learned Deploying DCIM in Facebook’s Hyperscale Environment
    Dhesikan Ananchaperumal
    SVP of Engineerig for Infrastructure Management Solutions - CA Technologies
    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
    Mike Salvador
    Technical Solutions Manager - Belden
    Continuous Modelling in Operation: Case Study - How a Global Bank’s Data Center Saved $10 Million
    Christian Pastrana PE, LEED AP
    Regional Sales Manager – North America - Future Facilties
    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
    Chris Drake
    Research Director - DCD Intelligence
    Keynote: The Open Compute Project - The Future is Open
    Cole Crawford
    Executive Director - Open Compute Foundation
    2013 DCD North American Awards Finalist: On-Site “Critical Power” Generation for the Data Center and The Data Centers, LLC Delaware Project
    Gene Kern
    CEO - The Data Centers, LLC
    Bruce Myatt, PE
    Founder - Critical Facilities Roundtable
     
    3:30PM - 3:50PM Afternoon coffee break
    3:50PM - 4:30PM People Excellence – The Critical Success Factor in the Data Center Industry
    Kendra Carroll
    Vice President, Human Resources - Smiths Power
    Kevin O'Brien
    Vice President, Sector Leader, Mission Critical Center of Excellence - Gilbane Building Company
    Nicole Tyburski
    Director, Human Resources - Raritan Inc.
    Peter Hannaford
    CEO - DataCenterPeople Ltd.
    Software Defined Everything: Are You Secure? Cyber Security Challenges With BYOD and BYOP
    Ed Brinskele
    CEO - Vir2us, Inc.
    Low Latency Networks in Financial Services
    Andrew Kusminsky
    COO & CSO - Perseus Telecom
      
    4:40PM - 5:20PM Converged Panel: The Disruption of the Software Defined Data Center
    Gabe Cole
    Chair, Data Center Standards - Open-IX Association
    George J. Cornachini
    Director Carrier Relations & IP Planning - Digital Realty
    Julius Neudorfer
    CTO and Founder - North American Access Technologies, Inc.
    Ambrose McNevin
    Editor in Chief - DatacenterDynamics
    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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