Global Pandemic
Data Center Webinar

🕑 120 MinsFREE EVENT

Hosted by IDCA Chairman


The International Data Center Authority (IDCA) is determined to aid the industry in these harsh times better than before. These are times that with the ongoing economical uncertainties, the importance of data centers becomes more vivid than ever before. As our economy is changing shape rapidly, we must address today's data center needs more effectively than before, make no mistakes in doing so, and prepare the industry for the "post-corona-era". IDCA is launching this global initiative to involve live topics for the pandemic support to data centers and cloud and to address the evolving issues that are happening around the world. On April 7th, we will hear from each other, communicate and exchange ideas, share experiences and learn from those who have been at the forefront of the pandemic to form a united front in defeating the coronavirus.

Topics Covered

  • How crucial is the IT, data center and cloud industry to humanity during this pandemic?
  • What are the data center and cloud operational challenges as we speak?
  • How are different providers tackling these challenges?
  • How should data center personnel keep their workplace and their families safe? What are the best practices for the entire industry on a global scale?
  • Hear experiences of expert representatives from North America, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America.
  • What are the DOs and DON’Ts inside and outside of data centers during the pandemic?
  • What are the IT, data center and cloud lessons learned so far?

Invited Speakers

  • Mehdi Paryavi
  • Mark Thiele
    IDCACommittee Chair
  • Jonathan Feldman
    City of AshevilleCIO
  • John Bowman
    DEAChief Data Center Management
  • Richie Etwaru
    IDCAData Rights Council
  • Jothi Dugar
    NIHChief Information Security Officer
  • Joseph Yuen
    Hong Kong Federation of E-CommerceChairman
  • Rakhi Shah
    Her Majesty's RCDeputy IT Director
  • Paul Greenley
    VodafonePrincipal Manager
    DC Infrastructure
  • Marcelo Knobel
    University of Campinas (Unicamp) Dean
  • Jo Peterson
    Clarify360VP Cloud & Security
  • Alaeddin Al-Badawna
    ADMOCVice President
  • Karl Rose
    BloombergDC Project Manager
  • Ralph Loura
    LumentumChief Information Officer

Who should attend?

  • Data Center, Cloud & IT Professionals
  • Data Center and Cloud Designers, Planners, Managers, Engineers and Specialists
  • CIOs, CTOs, CFOs, CEOs
  • “Data” Stakeholders

IDCA urges you to attend this live and open awareness and dialog webinar and to hear what sort of challenges other experts, industries or nations around the globe are facing and how are they addressing them as we speak.