Uptime Institute Leadership Conference

Novotel Perth Murray Street
Perth, Australia

25 July 2024




Digital Infrastructure Experts from Around the Globe

Rana Qadir
Rana QadirVice President of Sales, Australia, New Zealand and Greater India at Uptime Institute

Sanjay Motwani
Sanjay Motwani Vice President, Asia Pacific, Data Center – White Space at Legrand

Rakesh Thakur
Rakesh ThakurLegrand Data Center Solution Head – ANZ at Legrand

Conference Agenda

Theme: Data Center Infrastructure and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Workloads

As AI becomes increasingly prominent, it’s crucial for data center operators to understand the implications on their infrastructure, particularly regarding rack load densities. This session will explore the challenges organizations face with AI adoption and provide insights on how to prepare your data center to support AI, focusing on power, cooling and other infrastructure components.

Agenda subject to change and will be updated as we finalize speaker and presentation details.

3:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.


3:50 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Welcome Note


4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Artificial Intelligence and Data Centers of the Future

Rana Qadir, Vice President of Sales, Australia, New Zealand and Greater India, Uptime Institute

As we navigate through the advancements in artificial intelligence, we witness transformative impacts on data centre design and ICT sustainability. The session will explore how AI is shaping the next generation of data centres, AI workloads and resiliency requirements, optimizing energy use, reducing carbon footprints, and paving the way for a more sustainable digital future.

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Get Your DC AI-Ready With the Right Rack Density and Cooling Technologies

Sanjay Motwani, Vice President, Asia Pacific, Data Center – White Space at Legrand

As the demands on rack processing and capacity increase with AI, DCs are set to ramp up rack density, and with that, higher operating temperatures. How can DCs maintain optimal temperatures without compromising capacity?

5:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.


Powering the DCs of Tomorrow: How Legrand Data Center Solutions Innovate for High Densities Environment and Future Challenges

Rakesh Thakur, Legrand Data Center Solution Head – ANZ, Legrand

Discover how LDCS innovates to empower DCs for high-density environments, ensuring they are equipped for both current and future demands.

5:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.


5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Networking Drinks

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Event Location:
Novotel Perth Murray Street
388 Murray Street, Perth WA 6000
+61 (08) 6371 6371

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