CAPRE’s Greater Portland Data Center Summit

May 31, 2017

All Speakers

    Sig Anderson

    Data Center Program Manager, CH2MHill

    Jonathan Atkin

    Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets

    Ileana Aquino-Otero

    Global Critical Infrastructure Engineer, LinkedIn

    Patrick Boss

    Business Development Director, Port of Quincy

    Bruce Curling

    Cloud Business Development, Microsoft

    Alan Lurie

    Managing Director, CBRE

    Tim Guarnieri

    Executive Vice President – Data Center Solutions Group, JLL

    Derek Garnier

    Entrepreneur, Advisor, Management Executive & Consultant

    Eric Hulbert

    CEO and Co-Owner, Opus Interactive, Inc

    Bill Jones

    Senior Solutions Architect, Dasher Technologies, Inc.

    Ed Kimm

    Partner, Wow Technologies

    Keith Klesner

    Senior Vice President, North America, Uptime Institute

    Phill Lawson-Shanks

    Chief Architect & VP, Innovation at EdgeConneX

    Conan Lee

    Managing Director, JLL

    Roger J. Lee

    Executive Director, EDCO

    Jim Linkous

    Senior Vice President - Strategic Accounts, Infomart Data Centers

    Miles Loo, Jr.

    Executive Managing Director, Cushman & Wakefield Western, Inc.

    Pete Marin

    President & CEO, T5 Data Centers

    Craig McGahey

    CEO, RT3 Advisors

    Jill Miles

    National Business Recruitment Officer, Business Oregon

    Peter Neill

    Chief Customer Officer, EdgeConneX

    Greg Palser

    Vice President, Wave

    Kristy Rainwater

    Vice President, T5 Data Centers

    John Regan

    Vice President - Data Center Division, Carter Validus Advisors

    Jared Reimer

    Founder & CTO, Cascadeo

    Eric Rosenberry

    President, NorthWest Access Exchange (NWAX) | Principal Infrastructure Architect, iovation

    John Sheputis

    President, Infomart Data Centers

    Brian Tasker

    US Ecosystem Director, Megaport

    Jeffrey West

    Director of Data Center Research, CBRE

SAVE THE DATE FOR PREMIER ANNUAL DATA CENTER & CONNECTIVITY EVENT: Join Industry Leaders for CAPRE’s Inaugural Greater Portland Data Center Summit; Opening Night Reception at Infomart Data Center in Hillsboro

If you are active in the data center industry or looking to become more active, you will not want to miss The Greater Portland Data Center Summit. This full-day conference, the next installment in CAPRE’s National Data Center Summit Series, will be held on May 31 at Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront and feature 40+ speakers who will offer comprehensive analysis of the market opportunities and challenges. 300+ senior-level data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives are expected to attend. The Greater Portland Data Center Summit will feature 13 hours of combined informational panels and networking. Participating end-users will represent the leading financial institutions and most active firms. More than 600 senior-level data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives have attended CAPRE’s Greater Seattle & Pacific Northwest Data Center Summit over the last two years.

“If you are interested in data centers or technology infrastructure, there is no better platform than CAPRE’s regional events. ” — David Spiewak, Managing Principal, DJS Group LLC / Next Tier HD

Expert speakers will discuss trends, patterns, opportunities and challenges, including:

  • What are the implications of new consolidators emerging in the data center arena?
  • What types of industry changes might we expect in 2017?
  • How will political changes around the globe impact the data center industry in 2017?
  • What are the new innovations relative to connectivity and data center design?
  • What is the global outlook in 2017 for data center investment and development?
  • Why is there such a huge valuation differential between the “haves” and “have nots” – i.e., scale, cash flow, strategic relevance?

Above: Data center industry thoughts leaders participated in CAPRE’s Second Annual Greater Seattle & Pacific Northwest Data Center Summit, held on November 17, 2016.

“Great conference, good attendance – the right people. Thanks for the invite. I look forward to doing it again in the future.” — Frank X. Lukas, Ph.D., Global Chief Technology Officer, Devonshire Investors International

2017 Greater Portland Data Center Summit Schedule:

May 30,

Opening Night Reception at Infomart Data Center in Hillsboro

May 31, 2017 8:00am-5:00pm

Full-Day Conference at Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront: Panel sessions to focus on state of the market, new development/site selection, investment, financing, connectivity innovations

Telephone Registration/Questions: Ronnie Niederman | 646-829-7233

For sponsorship/exhibitor information: | 917-460-3572