Join 400+ Data Center Real Estate, Connectivity and End-User Executives on February 20 to Discuss San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Emerging Northern California Markets Trends and Patterns at CapRate 7th Annual Summit

Join Leading Data Center & Mission Critical Executives for CapRate's 7th Annual Northern California Data Center Summit on February 20, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CAPRE, organizer of The Seventh Annual Northern California Data Center Summit, has confirmed high-level expert speakers in advance of the popular conference on February 20. Expert speakers represent the most active data center developers, investors, capital sources, end-users and consultants in Northern California and from around the globe.

The conference will be held on February 20 at St. Francis Yacht Club, a beautiful event facility with the state-of-the art technology and networking space. More than 2,500 have attended CAPRE's Northern California Data Center Summit since its inception in 2012; 450+ are expected to attend on February 20, 2018. View photos of CAPRE's Northern California Data Center Summit held in February 2017 >

"A fantastic data center summit event in New York City. The topics were current and the market information was very informative," said Cushman & Wakefield's Sean Brady, who has participated in all five prior conferences. "It was also great to meet some of the speakers who are true leaders and visionaries in the third-party data center industry."

As global data center markets continue to see new demand due to migration of end-user data to cloud service, traditional colocation and wholesale facilities, CAPRE's Seventh Annual Northern California Data Center Summit will bring new topics under the radar, including:

  • The Growth of Hyperscale: How to Build Relationships for the Industry's Next Chapter;
  • The Future of Colocation: What Types of Tenants (Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs) Will Drive Colocation Demand?
  • The Future of Hybrid Cloud and IT;
  • Best practices for hiring data center employees and contractors;
  • How to reduce costs while reducing risk;
  • Analysis of data center opportunities in the Americas vs. Europe;
  • Analysis of network reconfiguration to support evolving needs;
  • Analysis of competitive Canadian markets;
  • Best practices for site selection;
  • A capital markets perspective on the data center industry, including analysis of the most active private equity and venture capital firms.

View detailed agenda and registration >


Confirmed Speakers:

  • Johan Börje: Director of Marketing, Stockholm Data Parks
  • Chris Crosby: CEO, Compass Datacenters
  • James Staten: Global Head of Market Development, Equinix
  • Robert Cathey: Principal, Cathey Communications
  • Christof Hammerli: Digital Infrastructure, Landmark Dividend LLC
  • Paul Hopkins: Vice President, Colt Data Centre Services
  • Bob Hunter: Founder and CEO, AlphaGuardian Networks
  • Jerry Inguagiato: Senior Vice President, CBRE
  • Arman Khalili: CEO, Evocative Data Centers
  • James Leach: Vice President Marketing, RagingWire Data Centers
  • Michael Lee: Senior Asset Manager, Digital Realty
  • Jack Leidecker: VP - Information Security, Digital Realty
  • Miles Loo, Jr.: Global Lead, Valuation & Advisory, Data Center Consulting Group, Newmark Knight Frank
  • Craig McGahey: CEO, RT3 Advisors
  • Dave Meadows: Director of Industry, Standards and Technology, Stulz
  • Donald Mitchell: Data Center Division Manager, Victaulic
  • Ryan Oro: Senior Vice President, EdgeCore Data Centers
  • Jon Paulsen: Senior VP, DCI Technology Holdings, LLC
  • John Piccone: Senior Manager - Real Estate, Veritas Technologies LLC
  • Jonathan Reichental, Ph.D.: Chief Information Officer, City of Palo Alto
  • Raul Saavedra: Executive Vice President, JLL
  • Miroslav Tenkl: Director – West Coast Operations, Czech Invest
  • Jeffrey West: Director of Data Center Research, CBRE
  • Wenli Yu: CEO, Archimedes Controls Corp.

Attending firms as of December 22, 2017:

  • Amazon
  • Archimedes Controls Corp.
  • Bennbrooke GmbH
  • Cathey Communications
  • CBRE
  • City of Palo Alto
  • CLEAResult
  • Colt Data Centre Services
  • Compass Datacenters
  • Critical Facilities Roundtable
  • Cushman & Wakefield
  • Data Clean
  • DC Group
  • DCI Technology Holdings, LLC
  • Dentons US LLP
  • Digital Realty
  • EdgeCore Data Centers
  • Equinix
  • Evocative Data Centers
  • Holder Construction
  • Involta
  • JLL
  • Landmark Dividend LLC
  • Newmark Knight Frank
  • Opus Interactive
  • PlanNet
  • RagingWire Data Centers
  • RT3 Advisors
  • Square Care
  • Stockholm Data Parks
  • Stulz
  • Vantage Data Centers
  • Veritas Technologies LLC
  • Victaulic

View detailed agenda and registration >



This event is produced by CapRate Events, LLC (CAPRE)
Telephone registration/questions: Ronnie Niederman | +1-646-829-7233
For exhibiting/sponsorship: Brian Klebash | +1-646-331-8777 |

Media Contact: Brian Klebash, CAPRE | The International Data Center Series, 646-331-8777,

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