IMN logoIt’s busy events season, and IMN’s Financing & Investing in Data Center & Cloud Services Infrastructure for Providers is next in line. Taking place next week at the Conrad Hotel in New York City on May 28 and 29, IMN has expanded its spring forum this year, with an increased focus on the critical business issues that C-level executives at data center, colocation and Cloud service providers must face.

Joining the IMN Spring 2015 forum will be JSA and our clients, including Colo Atl, Faction, NYI and ViaWest. If you are attending the show, we encourage you to check out these panels featuring these companies on the first day of the conference, May 28:

       

10:00 AM Cloud Service Provider CEO Panel: Business Model Optimization & Competing Against the Big Guys   
Moderator: Fred Tanzella, CEO, CIRRACORE

Panelists:
Sridhar Reddy, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, CTRLS DATACENTRE
Emil Sayegh, President & CEO, CODERO HOSTING
**Luke Norris, CEO & Founder, FACTION**
William Esslinger, CEO, FOGO DATA CENTERS
Raul Martynek, Chief Executive Officer, NET ACCESS, LLC

11:15 AM President/CEO Wholesale & Hybrid Player Perspective: Going from Strength to Strength – What’s Next?     
Moderator: Thomas Watts, CEO, WATTS CAPITAL GROUP

Panelists:
**Phil Koblence, COO, NEW YORK INTERNET**
Darin Cook, President and CEO, STRATITSPHERE
Dennis Jesielowski, Chief Operating Officer, TIERPOINT

2:30 PM Assessing Cost-Effective Routes for Expansion – Build New/Modular/Containers/Colocate/ 2nd Facility/The Cloud/Hybrid Infrastructure     
**Moderator: Tim Kiser, Owner and Founder, COLO ATL**

Panelists:
Joshua Vallario, Director, Data Center Manager, BLACKROCK, INC.
Stephen Madaffari, Principal, DATA CENTERS DELIVERED
Patrick Fischer, Master Enterprise Architect, SALESFORCE
Mark Hurley, Solution Architect, SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC
**Dave Leonard, Chief Data Center Officer, VIAWEST**

For full list of conference sessions, see the agenda here.

For more information on IMN’s Financing & Investing in Data Center & Cloud Services Infrastructure for Providers, please visit https://www.imn.org/real-estate/conference/Financing-Investing-Real-Estate-Development-for-Data-Centers-East/Home.html.

Hope to see you there!