CAPRE’s Third Annual Canadian Data Centre Summit

May 22, 2018

All Speakers (Compact View | Expanded View)

    Jeff Alton

    Senior Director of Data Center Operations, Rogers

    Ghada Badawy

    McMaster University

    Chris Balocco

    Sr. Business Development Executive for Cloud and Content, Equinix

    Randy Brogle

    Senior Vice President, Fiber Solutions, Central Region at Zayo

    Roger Brulotte

    Sales Director, Zayo Canada

    Todd Coleman

    President and CEO, Estruxture Data Centers

    Henry Franc

    Technology Solutions Architect, Belden

    Suvojit Ghosh

    Co-Founder & Managing Director, Computing Infrastructure Research Centre (CIRC), McMaster University

    Carleton Hall

    Business Development, Iron Mountain

    Christof Hammerli

    Digital Infrastructure, Landmark Dividend LLC

    Tom Jolly

    Data Centre & Cloud Services, Rogers Communications

    Kanan Joshi

    Telecom and Internet Infrastructure Investment Expert

    Jaime Leverton

    General Manager, VP - Canada and APAC, Cogeco Peer 1

    Alda Licis

    Senior Director - Fiber Solutions Central Region, Zayo

    Cathy Logue

    Managing Director - Toronto, Stanton Chase

    Strahan McCarten

    Senior Vice President, eStruxture Data Centers

    Dan McMullen

    Business Unit Executive, Site and Facilities Services IBM Canada

    Scott Metcalfe

    President, Globetech Realty

    Donald Mitchell

    Data Center Division Manager, Victaulic

    Roberto Montesi

    Vice President & General Manager, INAP

    Chris Moon

    Managing Director - Technology & Telecom Banking, ING

    Bernie Oegema

    Data Centre Consultant, IBM Global Services

    David O’Reilly

    Vice President of the IT Solution Division, Schneider Electric

    Kirby Peters

    Director - Critical Facilities, BMO Financial Group

    Sergey Polak, P. Eng., LEED AP

    Director – Critical Facilities, CBRE Limited | IBM Canada Account

    Duncan Puller

    Vice President, Cloud Strategy, Ciena

    Joseph Reele

    Vice President, Datacenter Solution Architects, Schneider Electric

    Aaron Reuther

    Vice President of Real Estate Development, Ascent Corp.

    Eli Scher

    Chairman and CEO, New Continuum

    Paul Schlattman

    Senior Vice President, ESD

    Mike Segal

    International Business Development, ROOT Data Center

    Philbert Shih

    Managing Director - Canada, Structure Research

    Jabez Tan

    Research Director, Data Centre Infrastructure – San Francisco, Structure Research

    Fadi Tarcha

    National Solution Manager, Vertiv Co

    Larry Thompson

    Global Offering Executive, IBM Resiliency Services

    Herb Villa

    Sr. Applications Engineer, Rittal Corporation

Impact of Blockchain, AI, Amazon on Data Center Design & Development; Join 400+ Data Centre Real Estate, Connectivity and End-User Executives on May 22 to Discuss Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver and Emerging Canadian Markets Trends and Patterns

Attendance is building for CAPRE’s Second Annual Canadian Data Centre Summit, the premier full-day conference for developers, investors, capital sources, end-users and engineers. If you are active in the data centre industry or looking to become more active, you will want to attend CAPRE’s Second Annual Canadian Data Centre Summit. The event will feature 40+ speakers and 13 hours of combined informational panels and networking. Participating end-users will represent the leading financial institutions and most active firms. 425 senior-level executives participated in the summit in July 2017.

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

  • The Growth of Hyperscale: How to Build Relationships for the Industry’s Next Chapter
  • The Future of Colocation: What Types of Tenants (Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs) Will Drive Colocation Demand?
  • The Rise of Colocation Marketplaces
  • The Edge and Ultra-Edge: Micro-Data Centers on Towers
  • The Future of Hybrid Cloud and IT
  • How to reduce costs while reducing risk
  • Analysis of data center opportunities in the Americas vs. Europe
  • Analysis of network reconfiguration to support evolving needs
  • Analysis of competitive Canadian markets
  • Best practices for site selection
  • A capital markets perspective on the data center industry, including analysis of the most active private equity and venture capital firms
  • Best practices for hiring data center employees and contractors

Above: Data center industry thoughts leaders participated in The Canadian Data Centre Summit, held on July 13, 2017.


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2018 Canadian Data Centre Summit Schedule:

May 22; 8:00am-5:00pm
Full-Day Conference at Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre: 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

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