Gain insight from Uptime Institute experts and combined with case studies featuring leading IT organizations in the region:

Lee Kirby, President, Uptime Institute
Mr. Kirby is President, providing thought leadership, new product development, and strategic marketing. He facilitates prospective engagements and delivers consistent quality services to contracted clients on a global basis. Additionally, Mr. Kirby serves as a spokesperson and evangelist for various initiatives that are focused on solving systemic issues in the industry. He is based in Seattle, Washington, USA.
Pitt Turner Pitt Turner, Global Executive, Networks, Uptime Institute
Mr. Turner IV is Global Executive of the Uptime Institute Networks and Senior Tier Certification Authority for Uptime Institute Professional Services. He has helped clients justify several billion dollars of site infrastructure investments since 1992. Mr. Turner and Mr. Hank Seader invented what has become the industry standard Tier-level site infrastructure rating system.
Lawrence Andy Lawrence, Research Vice President - Datacenter Technologies (DCT) & Eco-Efficient IT, Foresight Project, 451 Research
Andy Lawrence is the Vice President of Research for Datacenter Technologies and Eco-Efficient IT at 451 Research. He also leads the 451 Foresight project, which looks at the potential impact of emerging technologies across the IT industry over the next decade. Andy specializes in datacenter efficiency, market evolution and automation, both from a technical and economic point of view. He has an interest in the convergence of IT and energy technologies, both in the datacenter and beyond. Andy works closely with the Uptime Institute, part of The 451 Group, reviewing innovations and trends for members. Andy has given keynote presentations at events in the US, Europe and Asia.
Poon Agatha Poon, Research Director, Asia-Pacific Services, 451 Research 
Agatha Poon is Research Director for Asia-Pacific Services at 451 Research. She joined 451 Research in April 2010, bringing more than 15 years of experience as a market research professional and expertise in cloud computing and business transformation strategies. She is instrumental in providing support for advisory service engagements and leads the research program in the Asia-Pacific region, with a particular focus on cloud services and digital strategies.
Philip Hu, Managing Director, North Asia, Uptime Institute
Mr. Hu joined the Uptime Institute in 2012 and currently serves as Managing Director, North Asia. He represents and leads the commercial interests of Uptime Institute in North Asia region, including China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Philippines and Taiwan. He is introducing the full complement of Uptime Institute services including Consulting, Certification, Digital Infrastructure Services, Training, and Network APAC. He has collaborated on the development of numerous Uptime Institute publications, education programs, and Tier certifications. He is based in Taipei, Taiwan.
Jack-You3 Jack You, Data Center IT Infrastructure Expert, Huawei
Jack You, CISP, CCIE, ISO 27001 LA, ITIL V3 Expert, is dedicated in IT infrastructure and information security fields in teleco carriers and data center area for over 18 years, focusing on IT infrastructure solution conslutiong, plan, design and delivery including network architecture, operation support system, security system.
Matt Stansberry, Director of Content & Publications, Uptime Institute
Matt Stansberry is the Uptime Institute Director of Content and Program Director for Uptime Institute Symposium. He has researched the convergence of technology, facility management, and energy issues in the data center since 2003. Mr. Stansberry operates the Uptime Institute social media outlets (Blog, Twitter, and YouTube channel), conducts the annual data center survey, and develops the agenda for Uptime Institute industry events including Symposium and Charrette.
travelsky-speaker-pic Leng Biao, General Manager, Beijing Travelsky Birun Technology co., LTD 
Mr. Lengbiao is the general manager of Beijing Travelsky Birun Technology co., LTD, subsidized expert of the State council special allowance, expert of National Development and Reform Commission, expert of Ministry of Science and Technology, expert of Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, and a senior engineer. He has more than 20 years experience in data center and the information security industry, has rich experience of data center construction, testing, operation and consulting services.
Danny-Cheng2 Danny Cheng, Chairman & CEO, Banyano
Danny Cheng is Deputy Head of China Internet Association DC Operation Management Committee; Lead Author of <From Novice to Expert-DC Operation Guide>; Major Drafter of <Data Center Site Infrastructure Operation & Maintenance Management Standards>; Deputy Head of “Data Center Energy Consumption Detection Workgroup; Chairman & CEO of Banyano Group since 2010; President of 21vianet Engineering Company; President of KSTAR UPS; Founding Country GM with APC China, 1993-2003; Bachelor of EE from Tsinghua, MBA, Indiana State U. , GMP Diploma Harvard Business School.
ganxing Wu Ganxing, Vice General Manager, China Building Tech Group, Data Center
Mr. Wu Ganxing is the Vice General Manager of China Building Tech Group, Data Center.
  Tony Tso, Senior Director, Member Programs, Uptime Institute


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