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Data Center World 2023

Data Center World delivers expert strategy and insight on the technologies and concepts you need to know to plan, manage, and optimize your data center. Data Center World educational conference programming is focused on the rapidly advancing data center technologies. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in CST (Austin, Texas time zone).

Data Center BUILD: Tech Talk- Advancing Data Center Design and Construction

Vello Ehvert  (President, Ehvert Mission Critical)

Location: Ballroom BC

Date: Monday, May 8

Time: 1:45 pm - 2:15 pm

Pass Type: All Access- BUILD, Data Center Build

Session Type: BUILD

Vault Recording: TBD

This session will discuss how the process of data center design and construction can be advanced to meet the current demand for critical facilities. The session will begin with an overview of the current data center design and construction delivery model including off-site manufacturing of OFCI equipment, uses of pre-engineered and precast structures, overall site planning and current uses of VDC, AR, VR, 3D, 4D and 5D BIM. Following this overview, the session will discuss issues and challenges with the current construction delivery model and present a new project delivery model. This new delivery model, that is more advanced than IPD, implements an advanced team structure with significant changes to roles are responsibilities required to drastically improve the data center design and construction process.


• Learn about current data center design and construction process.
• Learn about a new project delivery model for advanced data center design and construction.
• Learn about the latest construction technologies including BIM/VDC.