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    Day 1 Hall 1 Hall 2
    7:45AM - 9:15AM Registration and breakfast
    9:15AM - 9:30AM Chair's Opening Remarks
    James W. Avery
    Publisher - IT Weekly
    Chair's Opening Remarks
    Stephen Worn
    Chief Technology Officer - DatacenterDynamics
    9:30AM - 10:15AM Impact and Benefits of Arizona's New Data Center Law
    The Honorable Thomas Forese
    Member - Arizona State House of Representatives; Chairman, Commerce Committee
    James W. Grice
    Partner - Lathrop & Gage
    Case Studies: Implementing ASHRAE’s Allowable Ranges in Data Centers
    Mark Monroe
    CTO & VP - DLB Associates
    10:15AM - 11:00AM User Response to New Data Center Legislation
    Luke Denmon
    Critical Environment Practice - CBRE
    Michael Edie, PE, LEED AP
    Director, Sales Engineering - Digital Realty
    James W. Grice
    Partner - Lathrop & Gage
    Bionic Biofuel
    Mark Branaman, PE
    Co-Managing Member - Vieste Energy, LLC
    Stuart Kent
    Field Operations Director - City of Glendale, Arizona
    David McAlindin
    Economic Development Official, Community and Economic Development Department - City of Glendale, Arizona
    Paul Schlattman
    VP, Mission Critical Facilities - Environmental Systems Design, Inc.
    11:00AM - 11:25AM Morning coffee break
    11:25AM - 12:10PM Prefabricated Data Centers - Coming of Age: Integrated and Prefabricated Data Center Architecture is Here and the Benefits are Real
    Kevin Brown
    Vice President, Global Data Center Offer - Schneider Electric
    Is “Following the Cabling Standards” really a safe way to manage your DC Operations? Understanding the Variations and Conflicts Inherent in Cabling Standards
    John L. Seger, RCCD
    Data Center Infrastructure Architect - CABLExpress
    12:10PM - 12:50PM Efficiency, Density, and Flexibility in the Data Center
    Chris Loeffler
    Product Manager, Distributed Power Quality - Eaton Corporation
    Lessons Learned: Moving from a Traditional Onsite Data Center to a Remote Lights-Out Colocation Facility
    Gregg Brown
    Data Center Operation Senior Administrator - Choice Hotels International
    12:50PM - 1:30PM Taxation, SLAs, and the Cloud: Understanding Key Data Center Business Drivers
    Luke G. Krieger
    Principal - Ryan, LLC
    The DCIM Value Stack: Driving Efficiency, Cost Savings, and Business Value in the Data Center
    Dan Fry
    Vice President of Development - iTRACS, a CommScope Company
    Jennifer Roback
    Regional Technical Manager - CommScope
    1:30PM - 2:30PM Networking lunch
    2:30PM - 3:10PM Green Energy and Storage in a Power-Hungry Region
    Peter M. Curtis
    President - Power Management Concepts LLC
    Peter Gross
    Vice President of Mission Critical Systems - Bloom Energy
    Mark Monroe
    CTO & VP - DLB Associates
    Stephen Worn
    Chief Technology Officer - DatacenterDynamics
    How to Execute a Data Center Migration, While Keeping the Business Running
    Jack Schwab
    IT Infrastructure Practice Lead - Point B
    3:10PM - 3:50PM Trends and Opportunities in the Phoenix and Southwest Data Center Markets
    Stephen Worn
    Chief Technology Officer - DatacenterDynamics
    Why PUE is Not Enough! A New Look at Operational Management Metrics Maximizing Capacity; Maintaining Resilience; Optimizing Efficiency: 3 Crucial Goals for Operational data Centers
    Akhil Docca
    Engineering & Product Manager - Future Facilities, Inc.
    3:50PM - 4:10PM Afternoon coffee break
    4:10PM - 4:50PM Architecting the Network Cloud: The Network is the Cloud
    Chris Downie
    Chief Executive Officer - Telx
    Daniel Stoll
    Vice President, Corporate Development - Integra Telecom
    4:50PM - 5:30PM Networking drinks reception

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