In a unique panel discussion, John Tuccillo, Chairman of the Board and President, The Green Grid and Jack Pouchet, Director of Energy Initiatives, Emerson Network Power and Board Director, The Green Grid will jointly facilitate the discussion which will include Harkeeret Singh, EMEA Chair, The Green Grid and Global Head of Energy & Sustainable Technology, Thomson Reuters, Andre Rouyer, Industry and Government Alliances, Schneider Electric, EMEA Liaison Work Group Chair, The Green Grid, Neil Gazeley, EMEA Marketing Group Chairman, The Green Grid & GE, and Lex Coors, Vice President Group Data Centre Technology & Engineering, Interxion.
The discussion will include a review of The Green Grid Data Centre Maturity Model tool, training, an EMEA policy paper and present results of its data centre life cycle analysis paper. To further advance its mission, The Green Grid recently announced new membership opportunities for individuals to participate in and contribute to The Green Grid, and it will highlight how they can become involved in its activities.
"Datacentres 2012 is an outstanding opportunity for The Green Grid to convey key messages about its work and how it can provide a roadmap towards increased resource efficiency and productivity in business computing", commented Harkeeret Singh of The Green Grid, "and we look forward to the discussions at the event and meeting European participants."
"We are delighted to welcome The Green Grid and their team of global experts to the event", commented Warwick Dunkley, vice president at BroadGroup, the event researcher and producer. "The calibre of debate and tremendous quality of content will be complemented by their participation in this flagship event."
The event will host the annual ECOC Awards by the European Commission, and the official launch of the European Data Centre Association, including an industry exhibition with more than 70 companies.