by Michelle Bramson, Marketing Coordinator
Integrated Design Group’s 21st Century Data Center Symposium (21CDCS) is quickly approaching! The event, which will be held on Wednesday, May 29th, 2013, will take place at the Cityplace Conference Center in Dallas, TX from 7:45am – 4:30pm follow by a cocktail networking reception until 6:00pm.
Committed to continuing the industry’s dialogue about revolutionary and energy efficient data center design, Integrated Design Group created 21CDCS to provide data center decision-makers with an essential forum that provides unbiased, expert advice. Speakers represent notable leaders in the industry, including a few from Integrated Design Group. The result is an unbiased and open exchange of ideas from a broad array of perspectives. This year’s theme for 4th annual symposium is the “Changing Landscape of Data Center Design”.
This is gearing up to be another great event! Two sessions attendees can look forward to are “The Emergence of the Cloud and its Effect on the Data Center Market” from Frank De Gilio of IBM and a panel discussion on the “Alternative Approaches to Modular Data Centers”, moderated by Bo Bond, Jones Lang LaSalle with participants who are clients, suppliers and contractors. Other speakers include Joseph Higgins, Fidelity Investments; Steve Manos, Norland Managed Services; David Holub, Bloom Energy; and Rudy Kraus, DSA Encore.
Additionally, multiple panel sessions will take place throughout the day featuring the following participants: Domenic Alcaro, Schneider Electric; Scot Blessington, Fidelity Real Estate Company; Dr. Roger Channing, MicroTech; Robert DeVita, Cologix; Charlie Dick, Environmental Air Systems, Inc.; Mike Edie, Digital Realty; Terry Gillick, Primary Integration Solution; Sam Latona, Turner Construction Company; David Liggitt, CBRE; Bryan Marsh, Digital Realty; Jeffrey Mason, DPR Construction; Patrick Murphy, Verizon Wireless; Sev Onyshkevych, FieldView Solutions; Craig Petersen, Integrated Design Group; Lane Pierce, Emerson Network Power; Charlie Scott, Integrated Design Group; Everett Thompson, Wired Real Estate; and Matt Tyndall, Quality Technology Services.
To learn more about the hot topics being discussed at the symposium, please visit www.21CDCS.com. Registration is still open, however, space is limited so register today!