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All-encompassing Cloud World Forum Agenda Announced

Organizers have released details of the seminar agenda for the 5th Annual Cloud World Forum, taking place on the 26th and 27th June 2013 at Olympia National Hall in London.

The two-day conference and expo will be attended by 5,000 IT professionals from across the globe, featuring 9 theater streams and playing host to keynote presentations from leading technology speakers, including Dr. Jeff Jaffe, CEO for the World Wide Web Consortium, Dana Deasy, CIO for BP and Francisco Garcia Moran, Director General, Informatics for the European Commission.

After a hugely successful show in 2012, the Cloud World Forum agenda is shifting its focus to highlight the evolution of cloud computing in 2013, using over 70 case studies to showcase real-life examples of cloud’s success in helping reduce costs and boost innovation in global IT departments.

Topics to be placed under the microscope include IaaS, SaaS, Security, Mobile Cloud and Big Data, with the event also incorporating a new special focus day for Public Sector and Financial Industry professionals, in the Strategy Theater on Day Two of the event.

Speakers already confirmed include:

  • Dr. Jeff Jaffe, CEO, World Wide Web Consortium
  • Francisco Garcio Moran, Director General, Informatics, European Commission
  • Dana Deasy, CIO, BP
  • Richard Harris, CIO, ARM Holding
  • Daniel Marion, Head of IT, UEFA
  • Tony McAlister, CTO, Betfair
  • Marco Montenagno, Founder, The Tech Alchemist
  • Neira Jones, Senior VP, Cybercrime, Barclaycard
  • Joan Miller, Director of Parliamentary ICT, Houses of Parliament

Alongside the conference theaters, the Cloud World Forum will include a large-scale exhibition showcasing the latest cloud-related products from over 100 global solution providers. Exhibitors include Microsoft, Rackspace, Interoute and Flexera, while HP have recently confirmed their position as Diamond Sponsors of the event.

The show is co-located with the 2nd Annual Big Data World Congress ( and the 3rd Annual CDN World Forum (, making it one of Europe’s most comprehensive technology events for business professionals.

To gain access to all aspects of the event, register for our Executive Pass now via or alternatively, visit the Cloud World Forum for FREE by registering for an Expo pass here.

Published Tuesday, February 12, 2013 6:45 AM by David Marshall
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