Public Sector under the spotlight at the 5th Annual Cloud World Forum
The role of cloud computing in the public sector will receive a special focus on June 26th and 27th this year, when leading IT professionals from around the continent come together in London, for the 5th Annual Cloud World Forum. With much debate still surrounding cloud’s ability to enhance public sector computing and government strategy for the procurement of IT, leading officials will deliver a number of stand-alone presentations and panel discussions on the morning of 27th June, in the event’s Strategy Theatre.
Among those representing a strong speaker line-up for the morning include Joan Miller, Head of Parliamentary ICT for the House of Parliament, Andrew Bull, Head of Live Services for HMRC, and Francisco Garcia Moran, Director General of Informatics for the European Commission.
Mr. Moran is expected to further outline plans related to the European Commission’s prepares to new cloud strategy for Europe, with the mission of facilitating faster adoption in the continent through the creation of new regulations and legislations. Security, privacy and regulatory issues involving public cloud will also be among the main topics to be explored at the Public Sector Focus sessions.
The Strategy Theatre is just one of eight conference streams at the Cloud World Forum, representing the complete cloud computing agenda and offering up presentations from over 70 cloud-based enterprise case studies. Among the leading speakers at the event are:
- Dr. Jeff Jaffe, CEO, World Wide Web Consortium
- Dana Deasy, CIO, BP
- Richard Harris, CIO, ARM Holding
- Daniel Marion, Head of IT, UEFA
- Tony McAlister, CTO, Betfair
- Neira Jones, Senior VP, Cybercrime, Barclaycard
Alongside the conference theatres, 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 (www.bigdatacongress.com) and the 3rd Annual CDN World Forum (www.cdnconference.com), 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 www.cloudwf.com/register or alternatively, visit the Cloud World Forum for FREE by registering for an Expo pass here.
For further details about the event, call a member of the Cloud World Forum team on +44 (0)845 519 1230.