Singapore Cloud & Datacenter Convention, 11 July

0800 Registration & Welcome
0855 Chairman Welcome Address
Wong Tew Kiat, Organisation Resilience Management Pte Ltd | Singapore Computer Society
0900 Opening Debate: Data Centers in Singapore – what’s going on? The evolution of enterprises and OTT players’ data center needs and their impact on colocation; Going green, automated, high up and into the sea?
Jeffrey Tay, Polymer Connected
Chang Cho, Onion Technologies
Tom Duncan, CBRE
Luca Melluso, Airtrunk
Joycelyn Longue, ENGIE South East Asia
Moderator: Nishchal Khorana, Frost & Sullivan
0930 Data Center Services: Paradigm shift in growth strategy
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Nishchal Khorana, Frost & Sullivan
0950 Panel: Talent development for Data centres: Crunch or Opportunity?
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Eric Cheung, ITE College West
Joshua Au, A*Star
Loh Chee Shyong, UOB
Edward van Leent, EPI
Dr Seri Lee, ERS
Ashton Soh, SingTel
Moderator: Gavin Chua, Facebook
1020 Artificial Intelligence, AR/VR & the Hyperscale Cloud. A Data Centre fit for the 4th Industrial Revolution?
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Omer Wilson, Digital Realty
1050 Session Break
1130 Transforming Data Centre Operations and Management with AI (Artificial Intelligence (TBC)
Prof Tan Rui, NTU
1200 Maximize business profitability and productivity with micro-services in the cloud
Jae Lee, WorldRoamer
1230 ASEAN Cloud & Datacenter Regulatory Dialogue – Data Sovereignty, Cloud Computing, Investments and more!

Wan Murdani Mohamad, MDEC
Ted Hilbert, Cloudmatika | Part of Tsukaeru Group
Kok Chye Ong, Keppel Data Centers
Shehara Viswanathan, ACCA
Freddie Huang, Lifeway
Moderator: Nimisha Tailor, Keynote Women Speakers

1300 Networking Lunch Break
1430 The Best Practices of Cloud Engineering – How Migrating to Cloud Transforms a Business

Sergei Shvetsov, Traveloka
Jae Lee, WorldRoamer
Craig St George, ICONZ Webvisions
Alex Budiyanto,  Indonesia Cloud Computing Association
Luong Huu Tuan, Redhat
Moderator: Raju Chellam, SGTech

1500 Best Practices of Cloud Migration
Paul Chen, AWS
1530 Demystifying the Edge to expand IOT deployment
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Wong Ka Vin, DC1st
1600 Closing debate: Are we vulnerable in the increasingly intelligent and connected infrastructure and nation?
Dr. Tan Kian Hua, Kyptron Technologies PTE. LTD
Anthony Lim, Fortinet
Terence Siau, TINDO Pte Ltd
Theo Nasser, Right-Hand Cybersecurity
Quan Heng, Horangi Cybersecurity
Moderator: Wong Ka Vin, DC1st
1630 Evening Drinks Reception
1100 Evolution of DCIM
Chris Wong, Newtech Technologies
1115 A Quick Comparison of TIA-942 and Uptime

Edward van Leent, EPI

1130 Session break
1300 Presentation by Socomec
1315 Presentation by Onion Technology
Sonny SeungHee Lee, Onion Technology
1330 Presentation by Power Technologies
George Lim, Power Technologies
1345 Changing the Way You Think of Power Distribution
Ng Kim Yong, Starline
1400 Presentation by EP Engineering
1415 IOT & Edge Computing – The explosion of IOT is changing how value is created and has risen Edge computing as the driver of productivity growth. Enter the Micro Data Centre from Tripp Lite, the solution to go hand in hand with these latest technological trends.
Eran Kessel , Tripp Lite
1400 – 1530 Data Center Innovation Private Briefing – OCP and Green Data Centers in Singapore


2pm: Welcome address by Chairman – Demystifying OCP, the ecosystem and its benefits
Steve Helvie, Open Compute Project (OCP)

2.20pm: Brainstorming session 1 – Challenges at work
List top challenges faced in data center strategy and management
Select top 3 challenges and brainstorm to resolve

2.40pm: OCP in Hyperscale Data Centers in Asia Pacific – Strategy, Benefits and Best Practices
Gavin Chua and Yongsuk Choi, Facebook

3pm: Brainstorming session 2 – Innovations in data centers
How to reduce PUE from 1.6 to 1.1?
How can we replace humans with robots in data centers?

3.20pm: Closing address by Chairman
Steve Helvie, Open Compute Project (OCP)