Afternoon programme:
Europe / Business Trends -
Sustainability & Technology

Afternoon programme


13:15 - 13:45 Fireside Chat

European Investment

Moderated by

Stijn Grove

Managing Director
Dutch Datacenter Association (DDA)

13:45 - 14:30 Panel discussion

Where next? What does the future hold with limited space for data centers?

"FLAP-D markets account for over 57% of data centre space are at saturations. With space being bought up for next five years, site selection teams face the challenge of this scarcity by broadening their scope and looking at emerging European markets such as Madrid and Milan.

This panel discussion will look at:

  • With limited space, what does the future hold for the data centre landscape in the next five years?
  • What are the considerations when looking at secondary and tertiary markets?

Emmanuel Becker

Managing Director // Chairman
Equinix Italy // Italian Datacenter Association

Adam Levine

Chief Commercial Officer

Manuel Gimenez

Executive Director

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14:30 - 14:50 Keynote

Leadership in times of digital transformation - How to select and develop strong leaders?!

Marco Renz

Sourisseaux Partners

14:50 - 15:30 Panel discussion

Where do we find next generation talents for the Data Centre sector?

Tim-Oliver Iffarth

Talent Acquisition Partner Europe

Bernd Rüffer

Head of DC

Peter Lambrecht


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Afternoon programme

Business Trends - Sustainability & Technology

15:30 - 15:50 Keynote

Heat Reuse Opportunities

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15:50 - 16:10  Keynote

[ Future-oriented cabling ]

Matthias Reidans

Senior Project Manager
Rosenberger OSI

16:10 - 16:45 Panel discussion

Driving Data Centre Innovation: How is technology enhancing data centre sustainability?

Data centres continue to innovate with more efficient designs, saving time, money and energy. With tools such as predictive new maintenance and immersion cooling systems, we will look at what the future holds for innovative data centre design. We will look at future technological advances and adoption, AI in the data centre and the implications of the ever-growing call for reliable autonomous systems.

This panel will look at:

  • What are new technologies are driving industry change?
  • How do we use new technologies to make ourselves more attractive to hyperscalers and clients?

Jakob Jul Jensen

Head of Business Development, Data Center Vertical

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