IDCA Welcomes Charles Schilke of Johns Hopkins Carey Business School to the Technical Standards Committee
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Washington D.C., November 27, 2017: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that Charles Schilke, Director and Senior Lecturer at The Edward St. John Real Estate Program, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. has joined the IDCA Technical Standards Committee.
Charles directs the 25-year-old Edward St. John Real Estate program, the longest established such program in the Washington DC-Baltimore region, conferring the Master of Science in Real Estate and Infrastructure (MSREI) degree. He teach courses in Real Estate Law; Real Estate Development I and II; and Infrastructure Finance, organizes annual MSREI Career Fairs.
Charles represents MSREI program at real estate academic conferences, including Harvard Real Estate Conference and Cornell Baker Program in Real Estate Conference; He serves on Board of Harvard Real Estate Academic Initiative and is a member of Harvard Real Estate Alumni Organization, a member of Cornell Real Estate Council and an affiliate member of Cornell Hotel Society
Prior to this, Charles found and directed the Georgetown Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate program, and grew program to 300 students, 100 practitioner faculty, and 50 commercial real estate courses.
About IDCA Technical Standards Committee - Technical Standards Committee represents IDCA’s interest in matters pertaining to standards. The committee is composed of elite members from diverse yet premier data center, cloud and application centric organizations who bring decades of experience to the issues and challenges of the data center industry. Its primary mission is to develop a holistic standards and key performance indicator framework that incorporates well established third party industry standards and KPIs, as well as developing new standards and KPI models where gaps exist in the industry’s standards library to help empower and structure information technology, data centers and cloud. It also conducts research on the future needs and requirements, and its members serve as standards advocates and resources for their organizations and industry segments. More on the IDCA Technical Standards Committee: https://www.idc-a.org/about-idca
About IDCA - Headquartered in Washington D.C., the IDCA was established to streamline, structure, educate and give direction to the information technology, data center and cloud industry. IDCA’s core mission is to aid in standardizing the feasibility, approach, selection, design, implementation, documentation and operation of data centers via modern-day processes and methodologies. Formed by industry veterans who realized the problems facing the industry and decided to do something about it, IDCA has perceptively identified the gaps and shortcomings of the data center industry. Hence, while it brings together the best-of-breed practices and principles currently existing in the industry, it caters to the data center stakeholder by providing a visionary outlook -- both on a broad scale and on an in-depth level -- of the purpose, discipline, and organization of data centers. In terms of education, IDCA is paving the way for professionals in power, cooling, network, system, storage, software, application, physical security, IT security, civil, architecture, telecommunication, structured cabling, safety, business continuity, operations, management, engineering, finance, legal, sales, marketing, HR, virtualization and cloud to all gather under one roof, with one mission, and for one industry. Thus far, thousands of professionals from both the government sector, such Department of Social Security, NASA, the U.S. House of Representatives, Department of Education, U.S. Courts, Department of State, as well as major conglomerates such as Apple, Google, Microsoft, LinkedIn, MLB, Experian, Ericsson, eBay, AOL, Salesforce, Digital Realty, Visa, MasterCard, The World Bank, Verizon, AIG, T-Mobile, Expedia, Time Warner and others have been educated, trained and certified by IDCA. More on IDCA: idc-a.org