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Minister John Halligan TD to open Datacloud Ireland for Data Centre, Cloud and Edge Investment

Dublin/London, 24 July 2019 – BroadGroup is delighted to announce that John Halligan, TD, Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Education and Skills will open Datacloud Ireland on 18 September 2019 at the Conrad Dublin.

Mr Halligan will address the challenges and opportunities for the world-leading data centre sector and talk about the sector’s roadmap reflecting on the opportunity for innovation, the skills gap and the role of regulation.

“The 3rd Datacloud forum in Ireland has become a recognised annual meeting point and hub for companies from the US and Asia in particular seeking to deploy IT infrastructure and international companies assessing colocation and connecting on a global scale,” said Philip Low, chairman of BroadGroup.

“Ireland is a remarkable location with its ever-growing number of opportunities and its focus on international investment and expansion. Our forum is a great platform to discuss, meet current and new investors wanting to share emerging business opportunities within the data centre, cloud and Edge environments.”

As Ireland advances its location importance in the digital world, the programme will explore current key industry trends that impact, the power situation in Ireland, connectivity, the role of AI, Edge Computing and green energy.

Targeting senior executives, Datacloud Ireland will deliver an insightful and innovative programme of keynotes and panel sessions offering a complete view of the market, its developments, new solutions, trends and innovations.

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About BroadGroup

BroadGroup is an Information Media Technology company. Established in 2002, the company delivers premium event brands including Datacloud and Edge and Awards, which are an internationally recognized beacon of high quality content, deal making, networking and industry recognition for data center, cloud and Edge leaders, their enterprise customers, investors and senior executives. It also owns the widely acclaimed Data Economy online and offline global news resource and investor forums provider for the tech sector. BroadGroup is now a member company of FTSE 250 firm Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC whose leading brands include Capacity, Metro Connect, Subsea Connect and ITW.


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