DCD Middle East will focus on the acceleration of the digital economy spurred by the 2021 Vision as well as cloud security and data sovereignty challenges across the Gulf region. Looking at major cyber-attacks that have happened over the last couple of years in the Middle East, what solutions can be used to combat these attacks and what regulatory measures are needed to support the growing cloud market across the Gulf?
The event is a consolidation of 3 regional events, making it the biggest data center information hub for the region with over 500 data center professionals expected to attend at the Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Events Centre in Dubai, the 5 track conference programme will include over 20 sessions, covering the latest global trends and challenges affecting the Middle East data center community, including SDN, Big Data Analytics tools, data security, IOT and more. Regional and international experts will come together to exchange knowledge and provide the audience with case-studies and discussions on best-practices for the region.
Speakers will include:
• Cole Crawford, Founding Executive Director, Open Compute Project, Co-founder, OpenStack and CEO Vapor IO
• Leonard Ong, Professional Advocacy Committee Member, ISACA Singapore Chapter
• Geert Mareels, Project leader, eGovernment Coordination Unit (CORVE), The Flemish Government
• Nasser Ahmed, Lead Technical Solutions Specialist, Google Middle East and many more.