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.
Benjamin Kosbab leads Simpson Gumpertz & Heger’s Engineering Mechanics and Infrastructure (EMI) division in Atlanta, Georgia. He has specialized expertise in structural dynamics, seismic engineering, technology development, and risk and reliability assessment for energy-related assets and complex infrastructure systems. He solves complex engineering challenges related to high-technology, nuclear, marine, underwater, and off-shore projects for a diverse range of clients, including energy and technology firms, government agencies, electric power utilities, and university research labs. Ben is an active member of several industry organizations; serves on standards committees and working groups, including the ASCE Nuclear Standards Committee; and has published research and presented papers on a range of topics involving performance-based design, construction cost optimization, probabilistic risk assessment, seismic fragility analysis, soil-structure interaction, and dynamic finite element analysis.