Education & Conference Schedule

Tuesday, October 11
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Session Number:  EH
  • Tuesday, October 11, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Stop by the Registration Desk to pick up your conference badge.  After that, head into the exhibit hall to check out the exciting products and services on display.

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Tuesday, October 11
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

  • Room:   Exhibit Hall
  • Session Number:  PROD1
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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  The era of cloud-based subscription commerce has arrived and cloud service providers are focused on generating event-specific and recurring revenue streams across both B2B and B2C. The complexity of hosting services requires new capabilities to increase offer velocity and monetize market-driven offers.   Learn how cloud billing and revenue management can...
Speaker
Jean Lawrence

Product Marketing, Billing and Revenue Management Cloud Service
Oracle
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  • Room:   Hamburg/Berlin Rooms
  • Session Number:  TT1
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
  • Tracks: 
Every country is unique. When you are choosing your next data center location to host your servers there are undoubtedly many different things to consider. During this session, experts will discuss differences and important considerations in choosing a data center location. You will hear about many different countries, internet exchanges...
Speakers
Arjan de Haan

Sales Director
Digital Realty
Panelist

Garry Connolly

Founder
Host in Ireland
Panelist

Philippe Luce

Executive Director
France Datacenter
Panelist

Ruth Plater

VP of Marketing
Console
Moderator

Stijn Grove

Managing Director
Dutch Datacenter Association
Panelist

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  • Room:   Waterfront Room
  • Session Number:  BB1
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Speaker
Inge Philips-Bryan

Director of Cyber Risk Services
Deloitte
Speaker

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Tuesday, October 11
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Room:   Hamburg/Berlin Rooms
  • Session Number:  TT2
  • Tuesday, October 11, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Tracks: 
Docker is being hyped up everywhere; there are now entire conferences devoted to addressing all aspects of Docker. Proponents say "just docker-ize your app" and all will be well. Right, "just put that big monolithic app in a container" and it will work better. People seem to forget that Docker is...
Speakers
Funs Kessen

Technical Director
EVO Venture Partners
Panelist

Jan Wiersma

Partner
EVO Venture Partners
Moderator

Jules-Henri Gavetti

CEO
Ikoula
Panelist

Ludo Baauw

Founder and Director of Business Development
Intermax
Panelist

William Bell

VP of Products
PhoenixNAP
Panelist

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  • Room:   Waterfront Room
  • Session Number:  BB2
  • Tuesday, October 11, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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Selling cloud solutions provides huge business opportunities, but many challenges arise. How do you select the right products to meet all of your customer’s demands? How do you integrate, provision and bill those products — and still have a short time-to-market? Go for public cloud, private cloud or take the...
Speaker
Berend van Dalfzen

Managing Director
Resello
Speaker

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  • Session Number:  PROD2
  • Tuesday, October 11, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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Speaker
Sébastien Pensis

International Relations Support Manager
EURid vzw/asbl
Speaker

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Tuesday, October 11
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Session Number:  Keynote
  • Tuesday, October 11, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
After a few years of big data breaches at huge entities such as JP Morgan, Target, Home Depot and even the US Government, cybersecurity is even more on the prominent in the minds of the average person. As a business owner, you need to protect your customers and your business....
Speaker
Jamie Woodruff


Speaker

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Tuesday, October 11
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

  • Session Number:  RECPT
  • Tuesday, October 11, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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Wrap up Day 1 in style with the Opening Networking Reception.  Grab a drink and strike up a conversation with a colleague about the day’s events or a potential partnership.  The exhibit hall will be open during the Opening Networking Reception so this is a great time to chat with...

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Wednesday, October 12
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Session Number:  BRK
  • Wednesday, October 12, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast while networking with peers.

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Wednesday, October 12
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Session Number:  REG1
  • Wednesday, October 12, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Stop by the Registration Desk to pick up your conference badge.  After that, head into the exhibit hall to check out the exciting products and services on display.

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Wednesday, October 12
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Session Number:  Keynote1
  • Wednesday, October 12, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Netherlands is one of the main data ports of Europe, a node of data flows and services in cyberspace. The government wants the Netherland to be a safe place for the cloud and hosting industry. To that end, the government is very focused on creating good conditions for businesses, including businesses climate...
Speaker
Erik Akerboom

Commissioner
Netherlands Police
Keynote

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Wednesday, October 12
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Session Number:  LUNCH
  • Wednesday, October 12, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Take a break from the educational sessions for a Networking Lunch with industry peers.  A great opportunity to make some new contacts.

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Wednesday, October 12
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Room:   Waterfront Room
  • Session Number:  BB3
  • Wednesday, October 12, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
  • Tracks: 
Finding new clients in a competitive market is hard. An ever growing number of hosting providers, solution providers and system integrators create highly diverse offerings in a heterogeneous market. Besides many different smaller service offerings that are both locally and internationally available, the big players in the market like Google Compute...
Speakers
Guy D'Hauwers

Cloud & Service Provider Partnerships
Hewlett-Packard
Panelist

Henning Von Kielpinski

VP Business Development & Alliances
ConSol Software GmbH
Moderator

Mark Hurd

Country Manager
Carrenza
Panelist

Martijn ten Kate

Country Manager
Interoute
Panelist

Shobhendra Srivastava

Client Leader IT (Business Group:Corporate & Support)
FrieslandCampina
Panelist

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  • Room:   Hamburg/Berlin Rooms
  • Session Number:  TT3
  • Wednesday, October 12, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
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CISPE (Cloud Infrastructure Services Providers) is a trade association that expresses the voice of IAAS providers at a European level.   The nature of “cloud infrastructure” services and the different cloud deployment models (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS) are often misunderstood by EU policy makers. This lack of understanding is fuelling “one size fit all” policy...
Speaker
Alban Schmutz

Vice President for Development and Public Affairs
OVH
Speaker

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  • Session Number:  PROD3
  • Wednesday, October 12, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
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Speaker
Stijn Grove

Managing Director
Dutch Datacenter Association
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 12
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

  • Session Number:  PROD4
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Drawing from his 30 years in the ICT Industry, Garry will take a trip down memory lane and look at the evolution of Data from Punch-cards to Cloud and discuss the evolution of storing/managing this data from centralised to distributed and back again.  Garry will also discuss Ireland’s role and...
Speaker
Garry Connolly

Founder
Host in Ireland
Speaker

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  • Room:   Hamburg/Berlin Rooms
  • Session Number:  TT4
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Disclosures about the extent of government access to our customer’s data fundamentally altered how our industry works. Assuming, however, that the information disclosed represents the sum total of information about government access to data is naive.  It is only a matter of time before new information is disclosed.  Given the...
Speakers
Alban Schmutz

Vice President for Development and Public Affairs
OVH
Panelist

Alejandro Villegas

Security Engineer / Law School Graduate
Seattle University School of Law
Panelist

David Snead

General Counsel for cPanel
cPanel
Panelist

Donatas Zaveckas

CEO
BTT
Panelist

Erik Bais

Founder/Owner
a2b Internet
Panelist

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  • Room:   Waterfront Room
  • Session Number:  BB4
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Web hosting and cloud services are some of the most competitive verticals. Topics will include: how to attract the right customers in a cost effective way,  how to properly structure online marketing and analytics to continuously decrease acquisition costs and how to leverage your marketing to create a funnel that...
Speaker
Alex Melen

Co-CEO
SmartSites
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 12
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Session Number:  PROD5
  • Wednesday, October 12, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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Overall increases in CPU and DRAM processing power are falling behind the massive acceleration in available storage and network bandwidth. Storage management services are emerging as a serious bottleneck. What does this imply for the datacenter of the future? How will it affect the physical network and storage topologies? And...
Speaker
Axel Rosenberg

EMEA Director ISV & Partner Sales
SanDisk
Speaker

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  • Room:   Hamburg/Berlin Rooms
  • Session Number:  TT5
  • Wednesday, October 12, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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This session will discuss the disruptions in technology, the industry and people and how this relates to innovation. The discussion will go beyond the buzzwords to address how organizations can respond to these disruptions, how they can be used to create and support innovation and how to make best practices...
Speaker
Yuval Dvir

Head of EMEA Online Partnerships, Google Cloud
Google
Speaker

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  • Room:   Waterfront Room
  • Session Number:  BB5
  • Wednesday, October 12, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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Speaker
Giovanni Seppia

External Relations Manager
EURid vzw/a
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 12
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room:   Waterfront Room
  • Session Number:  BB6
  • Wednesday, October 12, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
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As the market for hosting providers, VAR’s and system integrators becomes more and more competitive, the search for value added services is more important than ever. VOIP is an option hosting companies can use to gain an edge over the competition. Please join this session to learn more about VOIP service providers...
Speakers
Greg Mason

CCO
Summa
Panelist

Guido Kok

Technology translator
IPerity
Moderator

Patrik Sörqvist

Vice President Cloud EMEA
Mitel
Panelist

Ralf Ebbinghaus

CEO
Swyx Solutions AG
Panelist

Robbert Heemskerk

Director
Motto Communications
Panelist

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  • Room:   Hamburg/Berlin Rooms
  • Session Number:  TT6
  • Wednesday, October 12, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
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In 2014 a joint project in the Netherlands was started by the regulator for consumer affairs (ACM), the National Police, the Public Prosecution and the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) . The project, named NL-Schoon (“NL-clean”), aims to improve the self-cleaning capacity of the Dutch hosting industry. The main reason for the project was...
Speakers
Gert Ras

Head of Unit, National High Tech Crime Unit
National Police of the Netherlands
Speaker

Michel Eeten

Cybersecurity Consultant
Delft University of Technology
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 12
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Room:   Délirium Café (Offsite, across from the Mövenpick)
  • Session Number:  WHIR
  • Wednesday, October 12, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Tracks: 
Join the WHIR in Amsterdam for their HostingCon EU edition! WHIR Networking Events are free events that offer you a great opportunity to meet face-to-face with local like-minded industry executives and corporate decision makers with an interest in the hosting, cloud, MSP, VAR, Telco and internet infrastructure industries. Events are held...

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