Vital Necessities of a Digital Economy - IDCA Keynotes Future Technology Summit in Washington D.C.
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Washington D.C., April 9th 2019: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that Chairman of IDCA, Mr. Mehdi Paryavi, was the keynote speaker at Washington D.C. Future of Technology Summit. IDCA attended the summit in an effort to support future technologies that support globalization and digital economy prosperity for the AI, Cloud, ML, Data Centers, and beyond.
IDCA’s Chairman, Mehdi Paryavi, opened today’s Future Technology Summit in Washington D.C. with his keynote on the Vital Necessities of a Digital Economy.
MARIANNE BAILEY, Deputy National Manager (DNM) for National Security Systems (NSS), National Security Agency (NSA), DR. DOUGLAS TERRIER, NASA Chief Technologist, ANDREI IANCU, Under secretary for commerce and director of USPTO, ROBERT L. STRAYER, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cyber and International Communications and Information Policy BUREAU OF ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS, FRANK KONIECZNY
US Air Force CTO, TODD MYERS, US National Geospatial Intelligence Agency , Automation Lead, MAJ. GEN. H. BRENT BAKER SR. (RET), VP Federal Aerospace and Defense, CHARLES SUN, Technology Co-Chair of the U.S. Federal IPv6 Task Force and more, were among the speakers and panellists of the conference.
VOA interview with IDCA Chairman
The conference was held with diverse delegations from the US Government and abroad. Mr. Paryavi’s on "Vital Necessities of a Digital Economy" rendered emerging dimensions of this rapidly evolving notion. insights on topics pertaining to Cloud, Edge, Colocation, Digital Economy, Hyperscale. Mr. Paryavi highlighted thriving demand for Cloud globally and reiterated key adoption essentials and necessities for the cloud industry, 2019 forecasts of Cloud adoption within various global regions, the past and the future and how our industry will evolve. Mr. Paryavi, in his speech, provided industry's state of affairs on:
- What is a “Digital Economy” and what does it entail?
- The merits of the industrial evolution and the post industrialization boom
- Industry facts, trends and challenges
- The key ingredients for a sustainable digital economy.
- The perceived obstacles to the digital economy adoption and the “digital transformation”?
- The forthcoming significant changes in 2019 and beyond
The keynote session concluded with Q/A and a round applause. “Our mission is simple: to educate and inform the industry so that we can all speak the same language,” said Farhad Mehraban, Director of Public Relations at IDCA in an interview following the conference keynote.
When asked is why is the topic of your keynote important to all of us, Mr. Paryavi stated, “Digital Economy and it’s vital necessities are important to us because we are living within this digital economy and our lives are governed by the leaps and bounds this fertile and robust economy renders us.”
“We thank IDCA for the enlightening keynote, their presence and support with such informative content and deliver, “stated Mr. Shaji Nair CEO of Future Summit During the conference. Mr. Shaji Nair continued, “the feedback we have received from our audience is absolutely astonishing to say the least. IDCA talks about real issues and provides real answers to key questions with true sense and absolute knowledge and wisdom.” IDCA delegation met with diverse individuals and groups from across industries as well as geographic regions from within the United States and abroad. “It was a dense, content-rich, and to-the-point conference”, concluded Farhad Mehraban about his views of the conference.
Talks with CTO of NASA, Dr. Douglas Terrier
The International Data Center Authority (IDCA) has been established to streamline, structure, educate and give direction for digital transformation to the nations around the world. IDCA’s core focus is to aid in standardizing the approach, selection, design, feasibility, operation, and various processes & methodologies for the world of Data Centers, Cloud, AI, IoT and Information Technology. IDCA provides education for all Positions whether is Managers, Engineers, Technicians, Owners, Operators, Designers, Executives or Consultants. The goal is for everyone to speak the same LANGUAGE.
The Keynote was received with utmost positive feedback and appreciation by the summit providers as well as the audience at the Washington D.C. Future of Technology Summit.
About IDCA Chairman - Mehdi is Chairman of International Data Center Authority (IDCA). He provides guidance to the IDCA affairs and data center industry via his active presence, in-depth knowledge, diverse expertise and see-through vision. Mehdi’s thoughts are always highly educational and boldly progressive. When he speaks, he delivers exceptionally unique set of eye-opening speeches and lectures that are always life changing. He lectures globally and represents IDCA in summits, seminars, symposium and webinars. Meeting with governmental delegations, including Presidents, Prime Ministers, and Ministers with regards to data center and cloud strategies, national standardization and education programs as well as discussions with C-Levels across the corporate arena are integral portions of Mehdi’s active role at IDCA. He oversees the developments of the IDCA boards and committees. He provides insight and supervision to the development of the data center standards and utilizes his know-how, expertise and forward-looking strategies to empower and enable the development of the data center industry. More on IDCA Chairman: https://www.mehdiparyavi.com/about-mehdi/
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. 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, AWS, 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
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