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Data Center World 2022

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 2022 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. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in CST (Austin, Texas time zone).

Lee SmithSpecialist Consultant: Data Center OperationsDataCenterDNA LLC

Lee Smith has over 30 years of experience within the digital infrastructure industry. During the last 15 years he’s been fully immersed in all matters related to designing, building, certifying, auditing and operating mission-critical data centers. He is an accomplished international data center consultant, covering strategy, planning, design, auditing, operational readiness, and improvement. As a proud member of the Infrastructure Masons Education Committee, he is passionate about skills development and education within the industry. He has mentored many and always enjoys learning more about the industry each day. He loves to share his knowledge and insight with others. He holds numerous professional accreditations and is widely recognized as a subject matter expert regarding the data center industry. Lee is an expert panelist and speaker and has participated in many data center and IT events across the world. Originally from South Africa, his professional base is now in Northern Virginia, USA.