Speaker Group: Festival Day 1 Afternoon

Daniel Pope

Daniel Pope started in the web hosting business at the age of 16, growing a one-bedroom server to a multi-million dollar datacenter. Following a successful exit, Daniel has worked for nearly a decade managing technical teams across EMEA, enabling the Subscription Economy by delivering automation software to the largest Telco’s and Hosters of Europe. Now,… Read more »

Alan Beresford

Alan is the founder and owner of EcoCooling – the largest supplier of evaporative cooling systems in the UK. An engineer by profession and, having held senior roles in food, print and FMCG manufacturing operations, he founded EcoCooling in 2002.  He is acknowledged as a thought leader in the direct ventilation and adiabatic cooling of… Read more »

Matt Evans

Matt is part of Airedale’s European Data Centre Solutions Team and is passionate about Data Centre infrastructure, with a particular passion for overall efficiency and mechanical design and implementation. As a technical account manager, Matt works closely with end-users and consultants to build innovative cooling system designs from the ground up, leveraging his extensive knowledge… Read more »

Dr Anthony Robinson

Dr. Robinson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Trinity College Dublin, with specific expertise in experimental and computational thermal-fluid sciences. With over 25 years’ experience in heat transfer, fluid mechanics and applied energy research, Dr. Robinson is the author of over 100 academic journal papers, 80 technical reports for industry, business and professional organisations and… Read more »

Dr Jon Summers

Jon Summers is Scientific Leader in Data Centres at Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE), Adjunct Professor in Fluid Mechanics at Lulea Technical University in Sweden and a senior academic from the Institute of Thermofluids at the University of Leeds in the UK. During the last 25 years, he has worked on a number of government… Read more »