With the theme, ‘All about Data Centres – Convergence of All Stake Holders’, ISHRAE Mumbai Chapter has successfully launched its flagship event Symposia on July 6, 2018, at The Leela, Andheri (East), Mumbai.
Symposia 2018 majorly focused on bolstering an infrastructure for data centres where energy efficiency is a core concern. The conference aimed towards bringing renowned exhibitors, consultants from data centres industry on a single platform to discuss various possibilities that can be explored to build a data centre ecosystem that ensures optimized power usage. The seminar covered various aspects of designing, building and operating a data centre from the point of view of air conditioning and refrigerating which are essential components of energy consumption.
Key dignitaries present for the inaugural were Mr. Murari Sinhal, Group Sr. Vice President in Reliance Industries Ltd., Mr. Prakash C Lohia, Sr. Vice President (Power & Utility) Reliance Industries Ltd., Sanjay Jadhav, Vice President – Product Business, STULZ – CHSPL (India) Pvt. Ltd., Suresh Balakrishnan, Co-Founder & Joint Managing Director, STULZ- CHSPL (India) Pvt. Ltd., Sudipta Sanyal, Design Head – Data Centre (Global), Sterling & Wilson Pvt. Ltd., Shyam Surve, Head – Modular Data Centre, Sterling & Wilson Pvt. Ltd., Maurizio Frizziero, Director – Data Centre Cooling Product Management ID Division, Schneider Electric Manish Gokhale, Director – Business Development IT Division, Schneider Electric Tushar Wedhikar, i.d.a. International, Singapore among other industry players.
Symposia 2018 brought together over 250 delegates from the data centres industry and also, delegates and decision makers from all the End Users (Corporates, Industries, Banks, IDC’s), PMC’s, System Integrators, Consultants (AC,s Electrical, UPS), Telecom Service Providers, IT Infra (Structure Cabling, Rack Manufacturers), Monitoring System Providers, Safety Solution Providers all under one roof. Prestigious associations such as AWESOME, FSAI, IAEMP, IFMA, IGBC, RATA and IPA extended their support to the conference.
Symposia 2018 also provided a platform for discussion of contemporary topics like Hyper-Scale Data Centres, Future Trends in Data Centre Cooling / Micro DC, Cold Wall/ AHU for Data Centres, Modular Data Centre.