EURECA Workshop in Ireland

The event brings together leading public sector figures to discuss driving innovation and efficiency in digital infrastructure in some of Europe’s leading case studies based in Ireland. Innovation procurement, shared digital services, data centre energy efficiency, and sustainability are among the topics discussed. The event is suitable for C level IT executives, ICT managers, policy makers, energy managers, data centre managers, and procurement professionals.

The 12th EURECA Workshop will be co-located with DataCentres Ireland 2017.


10:00AM - 10:15AM               

Arrival & Networking

10:15AM - 10:50AM                     

Making the Business Case for Energy Efficiency in Data Centres [restrict] [Slides] [/restrict]

Rabih Bashroush
EURECA Project Coordinator, University of East London

10:50AM - 11:25AM

Building Shared Services around Infrastructure including Data Centres [restrict] [Slides] [/restrict]
Barry Lowry
CIO, The Irish Government

11:25AM - 12:00PM

Northern Ireland Exploit DataCentre and Cloud Services to Deliver Better Citizen Services [restrict] [Slides] [/restrict]
Caron Alexander
Director -Digital Shared Services, Northern Ireland Government

12:00PM - 12:45PM

Panel Discussion: Driving Innovation and Efficiency in the Public Sector Digital Infrastructure

Rabih Bashroush
EURECA Project Coordinator, University of East London


Panel Members

Barry Lowry
CIO, The Irish Government

Caron Alexander
Director, Northern Ireland Government
Mark Acton
Head -Data Centre Technical Consulting, CBRE

12:45PM - 2:00PM


2:00PM - 5:00PM One to one consultation with EURECA experts & Exhibition



Delegates who register and attend all the three lectures will receive an official EURECA CPD training certificate after the event.


The registration for this event is closed.


DataCentres Ireland,  Conference Room 2
Merrion Rd
Dublin 4
D04 W5R9

For travel directions, please follow this link.