ADCD

PROGRAM

Day 01

November 22nd, 2023

08:00 - 09:00

Registration - Expresso Live Radio Broadcast

09:00 - 09:30

Opening Ceremony:
Why do we need the Africa Data centers & Cloud Days - A brief history of Digital Infrastructure: On-premise, Datacenters, Hosting & Cloud SAFOZI & Virtuozzo

9:30 - 10:00

Data Center and Hosting business: is it the right time to invest? - Antonio Calvelli - Virtuozzo

10:05 - 10:35

Investing for the long term - the DHH story- Matija Jekovec, COO, DHH

10:35 - 11:15

Coffee Break - 11:00 - 12:00  Expresso Live Radio Broadcast

11:15 - 11:35

Sustainable operation of data centers: using AI to drive energy optimization and carbon emissions reduction. Dr. Fouad Omri, Director of Artificial Intelligence and R&D - QIO Technologies Limited

11:45 - 12:15

From Sunlight to Megabits, or how renewable energy is powering the Digital Transformation Amir Ben Gacem, Partner, Record Digital as part of Record Financial Group - UK

12:15 - 14:00

Lunch & Networking

14:00 - 14:30

Africa today and tomorrow: Growth Hacking - Filip Brocov, Founder Site.pro, Borcov Group

14:45 - 15:15

What about modern web threats? Bertil Brendeke - BotGuard

15:30 - 16:00

Designing datacenters today: why you need to think hybrid. - Dr. Julian Chesterfield, Founder & CTO, Sunlight.io (Remote)

16:00 - 16:30

Rome as one of Closest Africa Internet Exchange Point. 
Daniele Arena - NaMex

16:30 - 19:00

Free Time | Side Events | Networking | Meetings

19:00 - 22:00

Welcome Event Cocktail Party with Live DJ Music - Sponsored By Dhh

Day 02

November 23nd, 2023

08:00 - 09:00

Registration

09:00 - 09:30

Summary of Day 1

9:30 - 10:00

Shifting from traditional hosting to PaaS for digital transformation. Ahmed Amni - Virtuozzo

10:05 - 10:35

La protection environnementale des centres de données. M. Tarek Ben Haj Belkacem, Product Owner, Elco-solution GmbH

10:35 - 11:15

Coffee Break Sponsored by Dhh

11:15 - 11:35

The growing importance of SaaS Management… Why SaaS Management Matters Belahasen Jerbi, General Manager Datahorizon

11:45 - 12:15

Growth Hacking in the Hosting Industry - Filip Brocov, Founder Site.pro, Brocov Group

12:15 - 14:00

Lunch & Networking

14:00 - 14:30

Internet exchanges and peering - Marco d'itri CTO Dhh

14:30 - 15:30

Global Players vs. Local players : Pros and Cons Joe Morgan - Virtuozzo (Online)

15:30 - 16:00

Importance of data storage sustainability in Africa.
Aleksander Ragel - Leil Storage (Online)

16:00 - 16:30

Africa’s cloud and data center growth : legal perspectives, challenges and opportunities. Zied El Air - Cabinet El Air

16:30 - 19:00

Free Time | Side Events | Networking | Meetings

19:00 - 22:00

Closing Dinner - Sponsored By Virtuozzo