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What to expect at DCD>Connect | Asia Pacific - Bali

DCD>Connect is the ultimate in-person event for those who design, build & operate next-generation data centers.

Bringing together over 750 senior leaders working on the largest data center projects in the region, DCD>Connect | Asia Pacific will drive industry discussion in 2024, help you forge new partnerships, and identify innovative solutions to your core challenges.

Two dedicated content stages. Best-in-class technology discovery. Unparalleled networking opportunities.

Here's what you can expect at this year's event...

Networking in Paradise: Forge new connections in a 5-star setting

DCD>Connect | Asia Pacific will take place at the 5-star Grand Hyatt in Bali, Indonesia!

This hotel is the crown jewel of resorts in Nusa Dua, featuring five pools, spa & fitness club, world-class restaurants, and direct access to the longest beach in Nusa Dua. The resort perfectly blends Balinese hospitality, tropical sceneries, and modern conveniences.

All the conference activities will make the most of the stunning location, so you can be sure it will be a memorable two days out of the office!

You can connect with like-minded peers through a variety of excursions & parties, such as:

  • Icebreaker Party (June 24)
  • Beach Party (June 25)
  • Guided yoga meditation
  • Underwater sea walking experience
  • Golf excursions
  • And so much more!

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Tech Exchange Sessions: Fast-track your technology discovery

A staple of the DCD>Connect series, our Tech Exchange sessions allow you to identify new technology solutions and collaborate with your peers on June 25.

First, you'll hear rapid-fire pitches about new solutions from potential partners in a technology or service category that's of interest to you.

Then, you'll join a small group of like-minded peers & solutions providers for an informal roundtable discussion. Here, you can ask questions about the new products & services you've just heard about, and collaborate with your peers on your procurement challenges.

Beer, wine, soft drinks and canapés will be served throughout the Tech Exchange session to ensure you have a comfortable & relaxed experience.

We'll be exploring the following technologies & services during the Tech Exchange sessions in Bali:

  • Facilities Management
  • Construction
  • Power & Sustainability
  • Cooling
  • Networking & Connectivity

Two Content Stages: Hear from over 50 expert speakers

Get to grips with the hottest trends of 2024, from the AI Revolution to Sustainability Accountability on June 26.

We'll be running two dedicated content stages live on the Show Floor, where you can hear from industry experts as they explore the challenges and opportunities currently shaping the APAC market, with plenty of opportunities for live Q&A!

With over 50+ expert speakers set to share their insights, you can expect to hear from:

  • Supparat Sivapetchranat Singhara na Ayutthaya, CEO, ST Telemedia Global Data Centres Thailand
  • Frederic Daniel van Husen, Managing Director, Indonesia, Princeton Digital Group
  • Suppan Saravanamuthu, Director Of Operations - Asia Pacific, Iron Mountain Data Centers
  • Warren Aw, Managing Director, APAC, Epsilon Telecommunications
  • Jason Popiolek, Technical Director, Black & White Engineering
  • Patrick Chan, Vice President, South Asia, Uptime Institute
  • Professor PS Lee, Director, Centre for Energy Research & Technology (CERT), National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Closed-Door Debates: Collaborate with fellow executives

Discuss & debate the biggest challenges facing the industry during closed-door debates on June 25.

Take your seat at the table & share your opinions during expert-led debates. Each debate will focus on a key question facing the industry and be moderated by subject-matter experts. All our debates are closed-door, so you and your peers can collaborate freely.

Topics under discussion at this year's event include:

  • Building for AI - is the industry ready for what lies ahead?
  • Is industry collaboration the missing piece in tackling the sustainability challenge?
  • As liquid cooling becomes mainstream, where does that leave future differentiation?
  • Is renewable energy the answer to the industry’s growing power needs?
  • Are data center managers prepared for the next era of facilities management?
  • Can the regional data center market keep up with the demands of the enterprise?
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DCD>Investment Forum: New for 2024

Explore the current and upcoming investment & financing trends underpinning the digital infrastructure sector on June 25.

To kick-off DCD>Connect | Asia Pacific, we'll be hosting a closed-door DCD>Investment Forum on the morning of June 25. The summit is exclusively for CFOs and finance teams from data center operators and digital infrastructure-focused financial institutions across APAC.

You can expect to join leaders from major financial institutions, REITs, institutional investors, infrastructure funds, private equity, sovereign wealth funds, brokers & advisory teams during this summit focused on the current & upcoming investment and financing trends which underpin the digital infrastructure sector.

The DCD>Investment Forum (June 25) is co-located with DCD>Connect | Asia Pacific (June 25-26), and those who qualify will receive a complimentary pass to both.

Tech Demos: Get a first-hand look at the latest solutions from 80+ leading suppliers

This year, we'll be opening the Show Floor on June 25 for an exciting Tech Demo hour!

Directly following the Tech Exchange sessions, the Tech Demo hour is your chance to meet the suppliers that most interest you, get a hands-on look at their latest offerings, and ask questions about your specific requirements.

Plus, on the Show Floor, you'll have the opportunity to...

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    Explore DCD>White Space areas

    Enjoy designated areas across the Show Floor that showcase the latest product and kit

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    Discover emerging solutions in the Start Up Zone

    Learn about bleeding-edge technology and meet new tech providers set to shake up industry norms

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    Ask the experts your key questions

    Talk to dedicated product experts live on the show floor, with opportunities for Q&A and informal follow up discussions

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    Build relationships with suppliers from across Asia Pacific

    Connect with partners who suit your ongoing project requirements, to accelerate & inform your buying experience

Unique Experiences: Peer-to-peer networking in a relaxed environment

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    Icebreaker Party

    Let us welcome you to paradise with an Icebreaker Party on June 24

  • iM Women's Lunch

    Closed-door Networking Lunches

    VIP guests can enjoy 3-course closed-door lunches focused on key industry topics on both June 25 & 26

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    Bali Beach Party

    Mingle with old & new friends during an unforgettable beach party on June 25, featuring live music, local entertainment, and many more surprises in store

  • Connect Dinner

    VIP Private Dinner

    Invited guests can join peers for an exclusive networking dinner on June 25, wrapping up the first day of networking in style!

Ready to join us in Bali on June 25-26? Here are you ticket options:

Who can apply?

VIP Passes are available to representatives from Hyperscale/Cloud, Enterprise and Investment companies, as well as those from Colocation and AEC/Advisory who are not in a Business Development/Sales/Marketing role.

Technology Vendors and Recruitment firms are not eligible for a VIP All Access Pass, but can purchase an All Access Paid Pass.

What's included?

VIP All Access Passes include:

  • Access to all of the content and networking taking place on June 25 & 26
  • Access to chatham-house debates and workshops on June 25
  • Access to the Technology Exchanges on June 25
  • Access to the Icebreaker Reception on the evening of June 25
  • Access to closed-door Hosted Lunch Briefings
  • Access to the VIP Lounge with hosted food and beverages throughout the event
  • Full access to the show floor, industry-leading content stages & best-in-class networking opportunities
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Who can apply?

A limited number of complimentary passes are available for eligible operators, institutional and private investors and supporting advisors to join the forum.

Complimentary passes are available to:

  • CFOs & finance teams from colocation and cloud providers
  • Institutional Investors from: major financial institutions; insurance companies, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds
  • Private wealth managers & family office representatives
  • Brokers & advisory service providers
  • Analysts covering alternatives/real estate/TM

What's included?

An Investment Forum Pass gives you access to:

  • All of the content & networking sessions taking place during the forum on June 25
  • Access to the DCD>Connect Networking Party on the evening of June 25
  • Access to the wider DCD>Connect event on June 26
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Who can apply?

Enterprise, Hyperscale and Investment companies, as well as those from Colocation and AEC/Advisory companies (including those with sales, marketing & business development job titles). Resellers and Systems Integrators are also eligible for Showfloor passes.

What's included?

A Showfloor Pass gives you complimentary access to all of the content taking place on June 26 (8:00am - 5:00pm), as well as access to the show floor so you can network with technology vendors and solutions providers who suit your buying needs.
Showfloor Passes do not include access to Day One of the event, Hosted Lunch Briefings, the VIP Networking Lounge or hosted food and beverages.

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Who can apply?

All Access Paid Passes are available for Technology Vendors and Recruiters looking to attend both days of DCD>Connect | Asia Pacific

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