Wednesday, July 12, 2017
8:00-8:35am Registration, Networking and Continental Breakfast & Sponsor Showcase

Tom Roberts, AFCOM President

8:45-9:35am Opening Keynote
Bill Kleyman, CTO, MTM Technologies
Digital is Defining the Data Center, Are You Ready?

Tom Hodson, Solution Architect, Total Cable Solutions
The Future of Data Center Connectivity

Michael Caruso, former Director, Government and Specialty Business Development, ETS-Lindgren
The Impact of NDAA Legislation on Data Center Operations

10:45-11:30am Lightning Talks
11:30-1:00pm Networking Lunch & Sponsor Showcase
1:00-1:50pm Breakouts
Geoffrey Overland, CEO, Critical Efficiency, Inc.
Data Center Energy Master Planning Reduces Energy & Maintenance Costs While Improving Reliability

Andy Cvengros, Senior Vice President, JLL
Data Center Scenario Planning Best Practices

2:00-2:50pm Breakouts
Paul Bemis, President, Applied Math Modeling Inc.
Containment is not a Panacea

David Boston, Director, Facility Operations Solutions, TiePoint-bkm Engineering, LLC
Strategies to Prevent Common Critical Facilities Operations Failures

2:50 - 3:10pm

Cocktail Time
Grab a signature cocktail before heading into the last sessions.


Closing Breakouts
Carrie Goetz, Global Technology Director, Paige DataCom Solutions
A Better Measure for Uptime - When IT and Facilities Meet

Tim Kittila, Director of the Data Center Practice, Parallel Technologies
Asking the Right Questions for Data Center Strategy and Planning

4:00-5:00pm Networking Cocktail Reception & Sponsor Showcase