London, United Kingdom – (The Hosting News) – October 14, 2009 – The Cloud Computing World Forum, scheduled to take place on October 22, has reported that it is nearly sold to capacity, with 200 senior professionals scheduled to participate at the 76 Portland Place, London location.
Mark Johnstone, MD of Point Zero Media remarked, ”We are close to selling out on this show which is testament to the level of interest in this subject, at a time when many shows are seeing their numbers fall. The networking opportunities available will contribute to what is already a great agenda, and make this into a first class forum with lots of opportunity.”
Speakers scheduled to participate include:
Evangelos Kotsovinos, VP of Hosting, Morgan Stanley
Kostas Tsatsaris, CTO and Director, Strategy and Architecture, HM Revenue and Customs
Keith Misson, Business Director, Group IT, Aviva
Andy McLoughlin, Co-founder and Strategy Director, Huddle
Euan Semple, Freelance Consultant/Former Director of Knowledge Management, BBC
Tony Ryan, CEO, Asite
Laurent Lachal, Senior Analyst, Ovum
David Terrar, CEO, D2C
Mike Spink, Research Director, Gartner
Matt Johns, EMEA Product Marketing, Rackspace
Robin Daniels, Sr Manager,Product Marketing, Salesforce.com
VMware, Cisco and EMC will also provide an overview and discussion of their ”private cloud” vision. In what promises to be a truly insightful presentation, the leading trio will discuss their joint vision for the cloud, outlining which immediate actions and sequential steps need to be taken by IT professionals, in order to ensure that their infrastructure are truly ready and enabled for the Journey to The Cloud. The supporting exhibition and networking area will play host to some of the industry’s leading companies including Netapp, Netsuite, SunGard, CRYPTOCard and Mimecast. The cost of attending the full conference is 200 pounds and includes both access to the conference and all of the presentations and to the networking area.
To learn more about the conference, please call +44 (0) 845 519 1230 or book online at: www.cloudwf.com.