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Recent and Upcoming Appearances
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September, 2013: Opening Keynote: Cloud Connect China, Shanghai
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September, 2013: Dinner Keynote: New Jersey Society of Information Managers, Madison, NJ
September, 2013: Presentation: Caribbean Information & Communications Technology Roadshow, International Trade Center, Curacao
August, 2013: Panel: Oppenheimer & Company Technology, Internet, and Communications conference, Four Seasons, Boston
July, 2013: Keynote: FISPA , Atlanta
June, 2013: MC: GigaOM Structure 2013, San Francisco, California
June, 2013: MC and Keynote: Telx Marketplace Live, The TimesCenter, New York
May, 2013: Moderator: ITW, International Telecoms Week, Hyatt Regency, Chicago
May, 2013: Keynote: All About the Cloud, San Francisco
May, 2013: Presentation: Interop Enterprise Cloud Summit, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada
May, 2013: Keynote: Cloud Analytics Summit, New York, New York
April, 2013: Presentation: New Jersey Technology Council, Bridgewater, New Jersey
April, 2013: Keynote Speaker and Track Chair: Cloud Connect Silicon Valley, Santa Clara, California
March, 2013: Keynote Speaker and Panelist, Competition, Innovation, and Cloud Computing Symposium: Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law, Columbus, Ohio
March, 2013: Keynote, Service Provider Summit and Panelist: OFC/NFOEC, Anaheim, California
March, 2013: Panelist: South by Southwest, Austin, Texas
March, 2013: Book Signing: South by Southwest, Austin, Texas
March, 2013: Presentation: Credit Suisse Next Generation Data Center Conference, Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco, California
February, 2013: Presentation: Data Center Dynamics Intelligence Unit, London, England
January, 2013: Keynote and Keynote Panel: Cloud Expo Europe, London, England
January, 2013: Provocateur, Conference Co-Chair, Keynote, and Moderator: Pacific Telecommunications Council 2013, Hilton Hawaiian Village, Honolulu
2012 and Earlier
November, 2012: Panelist, CEO Power Panel: Cloud Expo West, Santa Clara, California
November, 2012: Speaker: IEEE Globecom Executive Program, Anaheim, California
November, 2012: Keynote Panel: IEEE Cloudcom, Taipei, Taiwan
November, 2012: Moderator: VentureBeat CloudBeat, Redwood Shores, California
November, 2012: Speaker and Panelist: IEEE Globecom Executive Program, Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim
November, 2012: MC, Panelist, Book Signing: Telx Marketplace LIVE, The TimesCenter, New York
October, 2012: Speaker: Amsterdam Cloud Seminar, Amsterdam
October, 2012: MC and moderator: GigaOM Structure Europe, Amsterdam
October, 2012: Speaker: Dublin Web Summit, Dublin
October, 2012: Speaker: New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark
October, 2012: Keynote: Interop Carrier Cloud Summit, New York
September, 2012: Track Chair and Presentation: Cloud Connect, Chicago
Also in August, he participated on a panel at CRM Evolution, New York, moderated by Michael Krigsman, with Peter Coffee, Director of Platform Research at Salesforce.com, Phil Komarny, CIO of Seton Hill University, and Vala Afshar, Chief Customer Officer of Enterasys Networks. Summary and Video
Also in July, he presented at the Niksun World Wide Security and Mobility Conference, Princeton, New Jersey.
In June, 2012, he participated on the Keynote Panel "IEEE Cloud Computing Initiative and Standardization" at IEEE CLOUD 2012, Honolulu, chaired by Steve Diamond, Global Standards Officer and General Manager of Industry Standards at EMC, Chair, IEEE Cloud Computing Initiative, and Chair, IEEE Cloud Computing Standards Committee, Tomonori Aoyama, Professor, Keio University, Chair, Global Inter-Cloud Technology Forum, David Bernstein, VP, Strategy, Cloudscaling; Don Deutsch, VP and Chief Standards Officer, Oracle, Chris Kemp, co-founder and CEO, Nebula, and former CTO, IT, NASA, and Dawn Leaf, Senior Executive, NIST, Cloud Computing.
In June, he emceed Structure 2012, and moderated the panel "A Cloud Without Borders: International Market Perspectives," at GigaOM Structure, San Francisco, with panelists Steve Collen, VP of Product Marketing, IP Product Line, Huawei Technologies, Tony Lucas, Founder, Flexiant, and Juergen Urbanski, VP Cloud Architectures and Technologies, T-Systems. Video
Also in June, he participated on the panel: "Deriving Value from PaaS – Enterprise Expectations," DeployCon PaaS Summit, New York, moderated by Ben Kepes, with co-panelists David Casper, Executive Director, UBS, Joe Weinman, SVP Cloud Services & Strategy, Telx, John Treadway, VP, Cloud Technology Partners, Dave Zwieback, Head of Infrastructure at Knewton, and Ken H. Judy, VP Engineering Simon & Schuster Digital. Video
ALso in June, he participated on the CEO Power Panel: "Cloud & Big Data Strategy Viewed Through the Lens of Business Value:" Cloud Expo, New York, moderated by Jeremy Geelan, with co-panelists John Keagy, Founder, Chairman and CEO of GoGrid, Treb Ryan, Co-Founder & CEO of OpSource, Darryl Brown, CMO at Appcore, and Lawrence Guillory, CEO, Racemi.
He also participated on the Rapid Fire Panel: "Service Provider Innovation," Open Data Center Alliance Forecast 2012, New York, moderated by Richard Villars, Vice President, Information & Cloud, IDC, with co-panelists Curt Aubley, VP & CTO Cyber Security & NexGen Innovation, Lockheed Martin; Jeffrey Deacon, Chief Cloud Strategist, Terremark, Michael Kollar, Global Cloud CTO, ATOS, and Petteri Uljas, Capgemini Finland, CEO, Capgemini Infra3 (Eastern Europe and India), and Unit Head Capgemini. Video
And in June, he presented "Cloud Strategy for Customers and Service Providers," at Cloud Expo, New York
In May, he returned to the IEEE Technology Time Machine event, to present a panel keynote "Cloud Computing:" IEEE Technology Time Machine, Dresden, with an introduction by Dean Jacobs, Chief Development Architect, SAP AG, Germany, with co-panelists Eric Sedlar, Technical Director, Oracle Labs, USA, Peter S. Magnusson, Engineering Director, Google, USA, Joseph Bryan Lyles, Program Director, National Science Foundation, USA, and Challenger Maurizio Dècina Professor of Telecommunications, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
Also in May, he participated on the panel "Leveraging Cloud Layers via the Third-Party Data Center" at International Telecoms Week, Chicago, moderated by Ron Sterbenz, VP, Telx, with Darryl Brown, SVP, Global Sales and Marketing, Appcore, and Steve Cap, Strategic Consultant, ContinuityX.
Earlier in May, he delivered an invited Management of Technology Special Lecture at the NYU Alumni Association, Chicago
He also participated on the panel "Mobility and the Cloud: Making the Marriage Work:" Interop, Las Vegas, moderated by Ari Banerjee, Senior Analyst, Heavy Reading, with co-panelists Vijay Kanchi, Director, EMC, and Marc Hayden, EVP, Client Services Business Unit, CHR Solutions.
In April, he delivered a presentation at the One Source Insight event in Chicago.
In February, 2012 he partcipated on the panel “The Evolving Relationship Between Data Centers and Carriers:” Metro Connect USA 2012, Miami moderated by Aaron Blazar, Vice President of Atlantic ACM, with co-panelists Todd Coleman, COO of Cologix; Tony Wanger, CEO of IO Data Centers; Tad Deriso, CEO of Mid Atlantic Broadband Cooperative; and Akio Sugeno, VP of Telehouse America.
Also in February, he partcipated on the panel: "Cloud Computing and Industry Structure:" University of Pennsylvania Law School Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition Conference on Cloud Computing: Economic and Regulatory Implications, Philadelphia, moderated by Christopher Yoo, John H. Chestnut Professor of Law, Communication, and Computer & Information Science, University of Pennsylvania, with co-panelists Bajinder Paul, Deputy Associate Administrator, Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, General Services Administration, and Andrew Stokes, Chief Scientist, Deutsche Bank.
Earlier in February, he presented at Cloud Connect 2012, Santa Clara
In January, he delivered a keynote at Cloud Expo Europe, London
Also in January, he participated on the Keynote Panel: "Cloud:" Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, moderated by John Tanner, Global Technology Editor, Telecom Asia, with co-panelist Will Hughs, President & CEO, Americas, Telstra International, USA. Video
Also at PTC, he partciipated in the Research Workshop panel: "Cloud Computing as a Business Opportunity for the Pacific Region:" Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, moderated by Nico Grove, Professor, Infrastructure Economics & Management, Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany with co-panelists Thomas Cooper, Professor, Visual and Media Arts, Emerson College, USA, and Martin Fornefeld, Managing Director, Micus Management Consulting, Germany.
2006 and earlier...