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 2021 educational conference programming is focused on the rapidly advancing data center technologies like edge computing, co-location, hyperscale, and predictive analytics – all within a rapidly changing global business climate -- in order to give attendees a leg up on their competitors to become the new trailblazers of the data center.
Stuart Kay is the Sales Director for Airedale by Modine in the USA, moving to the US in 2020 to head up Airedale's push to become a global data center cooling superpower. Stuart has been involved in specifying some of Europe’s most important data centre installations since the 1990s. With over 30 years’ experience, Stuart’s understanding of past and leading-edge technological developments within the industry arm him with a unique knowledge bank that can be applied both to designing new build data centres as well as re-engineering the vast installed base. Stuart holds deep level understanding of the challenges associated with the design and integration of critical cooling solutions for data centres. By providing a valuable client-side perspective, he has played a key role in helping inform Airedale’s product development which has seen the US-owned manufacturer pioneer some of the most important transformations in chiller, IT cooling, refrigerant and free-cooling technologies and win numerous awards for innovative, energy-efficient data centre solutions. Outside work, Stuart is a keen health and travel enthusiast and can often be found out on a road bike, or exploring some of the world’s most challenging and picturesque landscapes.