Experts converge in Antibes for Think Tank insight into future Datacenter Sustainability and ESG

London/Antibes 28 August 2023 – Experts will join the Sustainability and ESG Forum, the new annual think-tank for the datacenter and digital infrastructure industry taking place at Platform Global 3-5 September in Antibes. 

As the digital infrastructure sector is experiencing exponential growth, it confronts unprecedented challenges. The Sustainability and ESG Forum is a new think-tank that will respond to the sustainability and investment hurdles that lie ahead as a new wave of expansion grips the industry.

The Forum is timely, taking place at the onset of increasing legislative intervention governing ESG outcomes, and how new technologies and innovations can decarbonize infrastructure from construction to operation to achieve net zero COP goals. 

The influential Platform Global was launched successfully last year in Antibes with a strong focus on curated content with an exceptional speaker academy, and high end networking. The audience includes investors, the strategic, financial and sustainability leadership of digital infrastructure players and companies engaged in the sectors.

Keynote expert speakers at the Sustainability and ESG Forum include Henry Daunert, CEO, AQ Compute, Mark Acton, Head of Technical Due Diligence, Future-tech, Mark Monroe, Datacenter Expert, and Susanna Kass, Co-Founder InfraPrime, and Carbon Neutral Data Center Advisor to UNSDG Program.

“This new think tank has global participation and will enlighten the audience with some of the best expert insights into innovation and technology to decarbonize. The Forum also launches an annual think tank for the industry to establish we are on track to deliver ESG goals,” commented Nicola Hayes, non-executive director of Platform Markets Group.

Platform Global is supported by Schneider Electric, Huawei, Eversheds Sutherland, Engie, Red, AQ Compute, EAE, nlighten, Bulk Infrastructure, cadence, Uptime Institute, NDC, Data Castle, Bouygues Energies et Services, Systemair, CyrusOne, Stulz, Siemens, Rentaload, Critical Building, CNet Training, with strategic and media partners, iMasons Climate Accord, France datacenter, German Datacenter Association, Cirkla, Norwegian Datacenter Industry, Grass Consulting, Datacentre Pricing, Gulf Data Centre Association, Open Compute Project, Data Centre Club,, DataCentre, DailyHostNews, JSA Jaymie Scotto & Associates, Greener Data, Intelligent Data Centers, Let’s Talk Tech, and endorsed by the European Commission. 

Platform Global takes place at the Palais des Congrès in Antibes/Juan-les-Pins. on the edge of the   Mediterranean yet located only 23km from the facilities of Nice International Airport. 

Registration is still open and delegates will find a choice of more than 1,000 hotel rooms located within a short walking distance of the event venue in the heart of Antibes, and an extensive range of cafés and restaurants for unobtrusive meetings. 

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