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DataCentres Ireland Conference 2018 – 20 to 21 November

DataCentres Ireland Conference 2018

Ireland’s Biggest Dedicated Datacentres Exhibition, Opens its Doors at The RDS, Dublin, 20 – 21 November Next

The DataCentres Ireland Conference 2018 programme will feature local and international industry leaders and experts in their field in panel discussions, presentations, workshops, case studies and facilitated Q & A sessions to deliver valuable information on Ireland and the Irish market, business opportunities as well as practical advice on how you can improve your efficiency and resilience without compromising effectiveness or security.

Whether your digital infrastructure is a server or comms room, small data centre or a larger facility, the information and networking opportunities the DataCentres Ireland conference 2018 delivers make this a must-attend event for all involved or responsible whatever the focus of your business.


This year there will be keynote addresses on both days of the event:

Day 1 (20 November) – Niall McEntegart, DataCentre Site Operations Director EMEA, Facebook  “Future Gazing – The Demands On and Development of the DataCentre”

Day 2 ( 21 November) – Minister Pat Breen TD, Dept of Business, Enterprise and Innovation ”DataCentre Strategy for Ireland, Data Protection and GDPR”

The two-day conference will feature both a Strategy and Operational Stream.


  1. Why will Colo Data Centres in Cities Be Disrupted by the re-architecting of Telephone Exchanges (Central Offices) to Open Source Cloud Data Centres? (Speaker: John Laban – Open Compute Project)
  2. PPA’s as a Way of Delivering More Sustainable Energy to DataCentres (Speaker: Anthony Rourke – EY Ireland)
  3. Energy Performance Measurement in Datacentres- How ISO 50001 Should Deliver Real Datacentre Efficiency (Liam McLaughlin – GEN Europe)
  4. Navigating the DataCentre Compliance Minefield with Homer Simpson and the Potential Impact on M&A’s (Emma Fryer – TechUK)

All those who register at www.datacentres-ireland.com before the 13 November will be sent an email which includes a barcode that will allow you to register yourself onsite and speed your access into the event.

Alternatively, you can register on the day at the DataCentres Ireland Registration Desks located within the foyer of the Main Hall of the RDS.

Register at www.datacentres-ireland.com