The Data Centres North 2016 Conference has three main streams: Strategy, Operational and Mission Critical Infrastructure.
Focusing on the Northern Regional Strategy including Development Drivers, Market Drivers, Finance, People and Opportunities, the Strategy stream features speakers including a keynote from Ed Ansett, group chairman of i3 Solutions Group. Ed will discuss what is likely to drive data centre development in the future.
Dave Carter from the Centre for Urban Policy Studies at the School of Environment, Education and Development, University of Manchester, will take a look at the proposed digital strategy for the region.
Speakers in the Operational stream of the conference will focus on reducing running costs of data centres with energy efficient cooling systems and utilising the latest technologies for facility management. Dr Christian Fieberg from DencoHappel is going to explain how implementing Best Available Technology for water treatment in IAC units can improve OPEX and CAPEX within Data Centres and ensure you are compliant with forthcoming legislation. Other speakers include Mark Acton director, critical environments, CBRE and Melanie Blackmore of Blackmore Consulting.
Power in Mission Critical Environments is going to be the focus of the third conference stream. Gary Burgon from The Rosebery Group will give an overview of the power issues affecting UK and the North.
The detailed conference programme can be found here: http://www.datacentresnorth.com/conference-programme/
Delegates can register here: http://www.datacentresnorth.com/registration/