16 - 17 May 2018 at HKCEC, Hong Kong

Co-Located With:

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Content Streams

12 Theatres to choose from...

The hottest technology topics are discussed at depth across a stream led content programme. Dynamic, as the programme covers the most important questions enterprises and service providers are asking. Dynamic, so the technology buyers and influencers in attendance, with our help, can build a bespoke conference agenda from the hundreds of experts speaking across 250+ individual and interactive panel, plenary and workshop sessions.

Attendees, through bespoke scheduling, can choose peer, vertical market, technology focus and international expert content sessions, building a unique programme meeting their specific technology needs, challenges and interests – from cloud infrastructure, to digital transformation roadmaps, all the hottest topics are covered.


Data Centre World

Data Centre World Keynote Theatre

The Data Centre World Asia keynote theatre will equip you with an array of solutions to ensure efficiency is maximised in running your data centre. Hear from the world’s leading data centre suppliers on key technology available in the market to give you a competitive edge in building, running and maintaining your data centre.

Energy Efficiency, Cost Management & DCIM Theatre

Discover the latest developments, product solutions, services and monitoring and control technologies that will help you maximise energy efficiency and reduce operating costs. From cutting edge cooling systems, energy control and distribution, to best practice and due diligence, these sessions will help you run a more power efficient and cost effective data centre.

Learn how DCIM can help you overcome many of the most complicated data centre challenges: efficiency optimisation, securing uptime and avoiding capacity pressures. In the DCIM theatre, hear how DCIM can lower costs, prevent downtime, make information decisions easier and speed up infrastructure changes – DCIM offers you the clarity and confidence to make the key decisions that are shaping today and tomorrow’s data centres.

Critical Equipment & Facilities Management Theatre

Discover the most up-to-date technical information on the most innovative products available on the market. Improved efficiency by tackling the biggest challenges your data centre faces today and of course in the future. Presented as case studies to effectively demonstrate how these innovations have made significant positive changes to data centres in APAC and beyond.

Cloud Expo Asia

Cloud Expo Asia & Smart IOT Hong Kong Keynote Theatre

This theatre hosts foremost international cloud leaders, including internationally acclaimed and top-rated visionaries, senior industry speakers and executives driving a global shift towards cloud computing. Speakers will deliver their outlook on the future of cloud, plus leading CIOs and senior IT will be sharing their roadmaps to cloud success.

Cloud Innovations, Services & Applications Theatre A successful IT strategy must ensure cloud-based resources, services and applications are living up to their promises. Choosing the right way to manage your organisation’s data, service providers, your customers and enabling faster and more efficient technology deployments are the key focus of this theatre’s content.

Cloud Security, Compliance & Regulation Theatre With the rapid growth in cloud adoption and the current global data explosion, protecting your business critical data and securing your cloud network has never been so important. The Security and Governance Theatre will highlight the steps every business should be looking to take to secure itself against any future external and internal threats. The Security & Governance theatre will cover practical methods to improve your security in the cloud, protecting and managing user data in a mobile workplace to governance compliance and regulatory policy in Asia.

Cloud Service Providers & Ecosystem + DevOps Theatre

The power of the cloud is unprecedented, creating never seen before rewards for Cloud Service Providers capitalising on this phenomenon. The cloud offers the best operators the opportunity to become the provider of choice for both SME’s and large enterprises. This theatre covers specific topics to enhance the capabilities, productivity and profitability of Cloud Service Providers, Telcos, ISPs, VARs, SI’s and ISVs looking to become more competitive, break into new markets and find new partners.

Virtualisation, Infrastructure & Storage + Agile Networks Theatre

The take up of Virtualisation still continues to increase at a rapid rate and as more and more businesses are using virtual, cloud infrastructures and storage technologies. Our headline speakers will explore why the right strategies and simplified infrastructure will offer a solid proposition for large and small enterprises alike.

The enterprise and CSPs continue to require more and more bandwidth. The static architecture of conventional networks must evolve. This theatre addresses the latest SDN and SDDC technologies better suited to meet the dynamic computing and storage needs of today’s data centres, campuses, carrier environments, applications, BYOD boom, infrastructure and tomorrow’s IT resources.

FinTech Innovation Stage

FinTech Innovation Stage in Partnership with Hong Kong’s drive to become a global hub for financial technology has seen an increase in investment from banks and the investment community, with start-up projects tackling areas such as, micro-financing for small businesses, credit risk evaluation, loan application analysis and identity authentication.

The FinTech stage will host expert panel discussions on the redefining of the financial sector globally and provide solutions companies with a stage to launch, pitch and promote their technologies.


Smart IOT Hong Kong

It will present over 50 conference sessions that will help enterprise and public sector organisations develop the technical know-how and commercial insight around IOT adoption, deployment methods and proven business models.

IOT Industry Workshop Sessions

Focussing on the key vertical industries that are at the core of Hong Kong economy, each half day workshop will provide deep analysis and understanding of how IOT technology can, and is, driving smart business, efficiency and productivity.

  • Manufacturing & Supply Chain
  • Transport & Logistics
  • Financial Services
  • Retail & Hospitality
  • Construction & Smart Buildings
  • Healthcare

IOT Theatres

  • From Big to Smart: Managing the Data of Things
  • IOT Security
  • IOT Platforms and Applications
  • IOT and Digital Transformation
  • Transforming Industry and Manufacturing
  • Smart Connectivity and Sensor Management