Ready To Optimize your Data Center?

  • Harness infastructure optimization strategies to build a more efficent data center
  • Walk yourself through two on-site data center tours
  • Find solutions via case studies from Yahoo!, NREL, Groupon & CBRE
  • Apply innovation for your cooling strategies
  • Network with professionals that share similar challenges & success stories
  • 3 Days, 4 Workshops, 2 Tours, 20+ sessions




  • Join our community to receive event updates and exclusive content:

    Speakers Meet the leading minds in green data facilities

    Serena DeVito

    Serena DeVito

    Data Center Engineer

    Kevin Donovan

    Kevin Donovan

    Data Center Manager

    Brett Illers

    Brett Illers

    Sr. Program Manager Energy & Sustainability Strategy

    Kelly Shea

    Kelly Shea

    Global Critical Sustainability Engineer

    Harmail Chatha

    Harmail Chatha

    Director, Global Data Center Operations & Architecture

    Emilio Tenuta

    Emilio Tenuta

    Vice President, Corporate Sustainability

    Tom Grisham

    Tom Grisham

    Sr Network Architect IT

    KC Mares

    KC Mares

    CEO & President

    Retail Price: $1,595, Early Bird Price: $1,295

    SUPER EARLY BIRD PRICE - Just $995
    Register by December 16th and save!

    What’s on Deck at #GDcon

    1c

    Legacy Data Center Modernization and Innovation

    • Rack optimization through airflow management
    • Achieve sound data center governance and culture
    • New strategies to reduce data center water usage
    1c

    Emerging Tech: Automation, Data and Predictive Maintenance

    • Leverage data and IoT to reduce operational costs
    • Real-time insights through energy metrics and reporting
    • Server consolidation secrets that reduce energy usage
    1c

    Energy Efficient Data Center Design

    • Align site selection process with long- and short-term energy goals
    • Diversify data platforms for optimal savings
    • Supplier selection best practices for meeting budget goals
    1c

    Future-Proofed Data Center Strategies

    • Right-size and modular design best practices
    • Expand energy rebates and incentives
    • Align CSR goals with DCIM governance
    • "The audience was the right mix for Emerson. I am far more interested in Quality than Quantity!"

      - Jack Pouchet,
      VP of Market Development, Emerson Power Network

    • "Essential resource for anyone in the GDC world. You’ll learn what you didn’t know"

      - Ben Anderson,
      SolutionsGroup

    • "Great conference, good mix of everything from technology to strategy"

      - Ronald R. Garcia,
      Data Center Manager at Missile Defense Agency

    Retail Price: $1,595, Early Bird Price: $1,295

    SUPER EARLY BIRD PRICE - Just $995
    Register by December 16th and save!

    Justifying your Time

    We know you can’t wait for #GDCON 2017, but in case your boss needs some convincing, check out all the perks you’ll enjoy at the event.

    1c

    New Techniques in Power & Cooling

    Get the latest trends in cooling and strategies to reduce or optimize your power usage. Case studies from innovative data centers will show you how you can take control of your efficiency!

    1c

    Case Studies from Successful Data Centers

    Learn from those who came before you — #GDCON offers the chance to examine the strategies and techniques of innovative facilities that faced the same challenges that you do.

    1c

    The Latest Trends in Systems Optimization

    Starting from the ground up? Redesigning what you’ve got? No problem. #GDCON sessions will cover what you need to know to design a smart and efficient facility. Choose from presentations on retrofitting old systems, design and layout strategies, and real estate considerations.

    1c

    Tour State of the Art Data Center Facilities in San Diego

    Get a chance to see the strategies you learned at #GDCON 2017 in action at ScaleMatrix’s facilities in San Diego. The exclusive #GDCON tour will be a private look at the innovative ScaleMatrix US West facility, which features industry-leading power-efficiency and density.

    1c

    Network with Industry Experts

    Our #GDCON Networking Reception is a great place to meet other professionals working in data center innovation and to mingle with the best and brightest in the field -- drinks on us!

    1c

    Missed a talk? No problem

    Speaker presentations are available to our attendees even after the event ends so that you can reference the great tip you heard once you’re back office or catch up on a talk you missed onsite.

    Data Center Tours

    Join us live to experience 2 revolutionary data centers!

    1c

    San Diego Supercomputer Center

      Tour the Silver LEED Certified San Diego Supercomputer Center. SDSC’s is an internationally renowned data management environment that enables international science and engineering discoveries through advances in computational science and data-intensive, high performance computing. Attendees will tour the 19,000-square foot LEED certified and climate controlled facility. The center is a secured environment that meets regulatory requirements, and offers a stable, cost-efficient operating environment that currently houses numerous multi-terabyte databases and the Nation's newest supercomputers called Comet.
    1c

    Scale Matrix

      Tour the Scale Matrix Green Giant collocation and cloud data center. The data center is the most technologically advanced, highest density Data Center in the region. As the only new construction multi-tenant Data Center build in the region within the last decade, and client support services which are simply unavailable elsewhere. Experience a revolutionary design as Scale Matrix has created an exponentially greener, denser, and more cost-effective way to build the data centers of tomorrow - today!

    WHO YOU'LL MEET

    #GDCON Welcomes anyone focused on driving cost and energy savings through adopting innovative green initiatives, including C-level executives, SVPs, VPs, directors, managers, analysts, engineers and administrators and other leaders working in:
    • Information Security
    • Technology
    • Global Data Center Operations
    • Data Centers
    • Facilities
    • Architects
    • Energy
    • Strategy
    • Server, Storage, and Applications
    • Designers
    • Developers
    • Infrastructure
    • Engineers
    • Network Communications
    • Server Consolidation, Disaster Recovery
    • Hardware Migration
    • Risk Management
    • Construction Executives
    • Real Estate & Development
    • Financial
    • Products

     

    #GDCON attendees have included:

    Sponsors and Media Partners

    The Green Data Center Conference would like to thank the following:

    HOW TO PARTICIPATE Get involved with Green Data Center Conference

    The Green Data Center Conference relies on a network of speakers, volunteers, attendees and sponsors to make our events great! If you're interested in getting involved, here's how:

     Sponsor or Partner #GDCON

    Sponsor or Partner #GDCON

    We offer unique and customizable opportunities for you to create a company presence at an upcoming event.

    Sponsor Information
    Speak at #GDCON

    Speak at #GDCON

    If you have an interesting topic or case study to share, want to hear from you.

    Submit a Proposal
    Copyright © 2016 by Global Strategic Management Institute