Agenda

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
8:00-8:35am Registration, Networking and Continental Breakfast & Sponsor Showcase
8:35-8:45am

Welcome
Tom Roberts, AFCOM President

8:45-9:35am Opening Keynote
Bill Kleyman, CTO, MTM Technologies
Digital is Defining the Data Center, Are You Ready?
9:45-10:35am

Breakouts
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.

3:10-4:00pm

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