September 28, 2017

30+ Speakers!

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Speakers

​Craig McKesson

​Craig McKesson

Executive VP, Enterprise Services, ​ - T5 Data Centers​

Mike Coleman

Mike Coleman

VP, Global Data Center Operations - Yahoo

John Regan

John Regan

Senior VP, Data Center Acquisitions & Lead Technology Officer - Carter Validus

Don MacNeil

Don MacNeil

CTO - EdgeConneX

​Ray Parpart​

​Ray Parpart​

​Director, Data Center Operations - University of Chicago

Annie Brock

Annie Brock

VP, Managed Services - DataBank, Ltd.

​J. Todd Raymond

​J. Todd Raymond

CEO & Managing ​Partner - fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty​ (1547)​

​Tony Rossabi

​Tony Rossabi

Executive ​VP & Chief Revenue Officer​ - TierPoint​

Eli Scher

Eli Scher

Chairman & CEO - New Continuum Data Centers

Damian Ehrlicher

Damian Ehrlicher

​Executive Vice President - Server Farm Realty

Phil Shelley

Phil Shelley

​President - Datametica​ Solutions Incorporated

Kevin Rubin

Kevin Rubin

President & COO - Stratosphere Networks​, LLC​

Kevin Goodman

Kevin Goodman

Managing Director & Partner - BlueBridge Networks​​

​Sean Farney

​Sean Farney

Head of Global Technology Operations - The Boston Consulting Group

Ed Sitar

Ed Sitar

Manager, Economic & Business Development - ComEd

Art Hickman

Art Hickman

Manager, Data Center Operations - Expedia, Inc.

Bernie Woytek

Bernie Woytek

Critical Facilities Practice Area Leader & Senior Associate - Gensler

Mike Hammett​​

Mike Hammett​​

CIO - MidWest Internet Exchange (MidWest-IX)

Paul Schlattman

Paul Schlattman

Senior Vice President - ESD Consulting

Mitch Carrel

Mitch Carrel

Partner/Real Estate Practice Group - Freeborn & Peters LLP

Miles Loo, Jr.

Miles Loo, Jr.

Executive Managing Director​,​ Valuation & Advisory - Cushman & Wakefield​

Bisnow is excited to announce our innaugural Midwest Data Center Conference! The region's top data center executives will join us for an all-day conference to discuss the hottest trends in the industry. As always, there will be plenty of networking time to catch up with friends and colleagues from across the region!

Topics to Include:

• Data Center Investment and Capital Markets
• Infrastructure in a Modern, Agile World
• Consolidation Pressure
• Shift to the Cloud
• The Gap Between What the User Wants and What They Settle For
• Mergers and Acquisitions
• Software Defined Networking
• Higher Level of Cyber Security
• Construction and Design/Engineering Trends
• Growing Popularity of Colocation
• Fiber Trends and How Connectivity Affects the Marketplace
• Cap Ex Vs. Op Ex
• The Future of IT
• Critical Standards
• Location Selection Tactics
• The Premium Placed on Greener Environments
• Value Proposition of Energy Savings
• Data Security
• Economic and Regulatory Policy
• Public/Private Collaboration
• Exploring The Internet of Things (IoT)
• Big Data
• Artificial Intelligence (AI)
• New/Upgraded Development Outlook
• Who's Building, Upgrading, and Expanding
• Hyperscale Data Center Model Prepares for Larger Capacity Data Centers

Venue & Travel

Venue

Ground Transportation

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