Speakers

Gain insight from industry-leading practitioners

Aeron Buchanan
Head of European Operations,
Ethereum

Ajay Garg

Ajay Garg
Data Center Solution Global Director
Intel Corporation

Ajay Singh
VP, Product Management
Nimble Storage

Alex McMullan
EMEA CTO
Pure Storage

Alex Tilley
Director, Data Centre Infrastructure Architect
Alpha Real Technology

Allen Xiang
Deputy Director
Narada

Amanda Quartly
OpenPOWER European Global Alliances
OpenPOWER Foundation

Amy Daniell

Amy Daniell
High Tech Director
AECOM

Andrew Cencini
VP, Engineering
Vapor IO

Andrew Flint
Technical Service Director EMEA
Anixter

Andrew Jay

Andrew Jay
Executive Director
CBRE

Andy Lawrence

Andy Lawrence
Research VP - Datacenter Technologies & Eco-Efficient IT
451 Research

Barry Maidment

Barry Maidment
IT Product Manager
Rittal

Chris Mellor

Chris Mellor
Storage Editor
The Register

Chris Price
EMEA Lead
OpenDaylight Project

Christo Conidaris
UK Area Country Lead
Quantum

Craig Box
Global Lead, Compute Go-to-Market
Google

Curt Beckmann
Chair, ODWG
Open Network Foundation

Cyrille Brisson
EMEA Power Quality VP
Eaton

Daryl Cornelius
Chairman
Open Cloud Connect

Dave Brown
Head of Informatics Infrastructure
Genomics England

Denis Blouin
Product Line Manager, Infrastructure Solutions Products
Belden

Dennis Beeson
VP, Specialty Lending Group
Goldman Sachs

Diptesh Patel
Head of Core Technology Infrastructure
The Home Office

Dr. David Fergusson

Dr. David Fergusson
Head of Scientific Computing
The Francis Crick Institute

Dr. James Mitchell
CEO
Strategic Blue

Dr. Richard Christie
Assistant Director for Research, IT Services
Queen Mary University of London

Erick Contag
COO
Globenet

Gabe Cole

Gabe Cole
Executive Director
Open-IX

George Grey
CEO
Linaro

George Rigby
EMEA Lead - Cloud & Managed Services
NTT Communications

George Rockett

George Rockett
CEO & Co-Founder
DatacenterDynamics

Greg Cubbon
Project Manager Infrastructure Solutions
Hibernia Networks

Gustav Bergquist
CTO
Bahnhof

Guy Berlo
General Manager and Vice President, EMEA
FalconStor

Henry Hsu
VP, Product Architecture
Raritan

James Barton
Head of Enterprise Technology Projects
Department for Work and Pensions

James Dodsworth
International Lawyer & Global Data Centre Practice Head
White & Case

James Duncan
Deputy Director, PSN CTO
Cabinet Office

Janne Paananen
Technology Manager
Eaton

Jay Lawrence
Managing Director
NeXXCom Wireless

Jaymie Cutaia
CEO & Founder
JSA

Jeff Mucci
CEO & Editorial Director
RCR Wireless

Jeremy Sharp

Jeremy Sharp
Head of Strategic Technologies
JANET (UK)

John Gromala

John Gromala
Senior Director, Hyperscale Product Management
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

John Moseley
IT Consultant
IBM

John Zannos
Member Board of Directors
OPNFV, OpenStack, OpenPower

Jonathan Arnold
Managing Director
Volta Data Centres

Jos Creese
President
BCS

Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown
CTO
Schneider Electric

Kevin Restivo
Head of Research
DatacenterDynamics Research

Kfir Godrich

Kfir Godrich
MD, Global Head of Technology
BlackRock

Lex Coors
Chief Data Center Technology & Engineering Officer
Interxion

Mariano Cunietti
CTO
EnterCloud Suite

Matthew Farnell
Software Solutions EMEA North,
Schneider Electric

Mattias Ganslandt

Mattias Ganslandt
CBD
Open District Heating

Max Smolaks
News Editor
DatacenterDynamics

Metin Algir
Enterprise Cloud Specialist
SunGard AS

Michael Adams
EMEA Director, Integrated Data Centres
Panduit

Michael Giuliano
Software Developer Lead
Zoopla Property Group

Michael Hausenblas

Michael Hausenblas
Developer and Cloud Advocate
Mesosphere, Inc.

Mike Cope
Director, Information Service Division
University College London

Mike Longman
SVP & GM Power Quality and Electronics Division
Eaton

Monty Taylor

Monty Taylor
Board Member
OpenStack Foundation

Nicola Hayes

Nicola Hayes
Managing Partner
Andrasta Consulting

Paolo Bertholdi

Paolo Bertholdi
Principal Administrator
European Commission DG JRC

Paul Jennings
Head of ICT Service Operations
Imperial College London

Peter Judge

Peter Judge
Global Editor
DatacenterDynamics

Prof. Ian Bitterlin

Prof. Ian Bitterlin
Independent Consultant
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Reaz Rasul

Reaz Rasul
Vice President & General Manager, Global Hyperscale Business
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Richard Hall
CEO
CloudOrigin

Richard Petrie
CTO
LINX

Rob Barlow
CEO
WireIE

Rob Elder
Director,
Keysource

Robert F. Sullivan

Robert F. Sullivan
Consultant
Independent Consultant

Roel Castelein
Chairman EMEA Marketing Work Group
The Green Grid

Roger Tipley
President
The Green Grid

Roy Hirst
Technical Sales
XKL

Russell Nolan
System Engineer
Veeam

Sanjay Sainani

Sanjay Sainani
Vice President, IT & Data Center Solutions
Huawei Middle East Region

Scott Neal
Product Marketing Director
Schneider Electric

Shachar Fienblit
CTO
Kaminario

Shannon Williams
Co-Founder
Rancher

Spencer Lamb
Client Director
Infinity SDC

Stephen Worn

Stephen Worn
CTO
DCD Group

Steve Helvie

Steve Helvie
VP of Channel - International
Open Compute Project

Steven Langton
DevOps Team Lead
Sainsbury's Supermarkets

Stuart Gilks
Solutions Architect Director
SimpliVity

Tanuja Randery
President, UK & IE
Schneider Electric

Tim Anker

Tim Anker
Founder and Director
The Colocation Exchange

Timothy Creswick
Managing Director and Founder
Vorboss

Tom Phillips
Investment Director
Downing LLP

Tomas Sokolnicki
Investment Advisor ICT/Head of Swedish Datacenter Initiative
Business Sweden

Tony Stewart
Director
StackVelocity

Troy Alexander
Senior Systems Engineer
Tintri

Troy Mitchell

Troy Mitchell
Director Integrated Data Center Solutions
Panduit

Urs Iten
Director, Global Portfolio Management, Data Centers
Siemens

Vince Van Son
Director of Energy
Facebook

Wan Mohamad Murdani
Director, Digital Enablement
MDEC

Zahl Limbuwala

Zahl Limbuwala
CEO/Co-Founder
Romonet