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The DCA Special Interest Group Review Meeting

By Amanda

Date / Time:
Tuesday, 10th September 2019
11:30 to 14:00
The DCA - Amanda McFarlane
Contact details:
The Hexagon Room, The Lowry, Salford Quays, Manchester, M50 3AZ
The Hexagon Room, The Lowry, Salford Quays, Manchester, M50 3AZ
Registration link:

The Data Centre Alliance supports and promotes a number of Special Interest Groups (SIGS) on behalf of the Data Centre Sector.

The DCA would like to invite  SIG Chairs to attend a SIG Review and Advice meeting 


Meeting Agenda

11:30    Arrival

12:00    Meeting start time – Hexagon Room, The Lowry, Salford Quays, Manchester.

  • Introduction

  • Special Interest Group Review – To ensure we stay on track the DCA would recommend each Chair/Representative from the group follow the same presentation format:

  • Quick overview of each groups purpose

  • Activity to date

  • Active initiatives either in progress or planned including objectives/outcomes and time scales

  • Barriers to overcome and additional support needed from:

    • Existing group members

    • Collaboration with other DCA groups

    • Additional experts from within membership

    • External support from outside the membership

    • DCA logistical support

    • Summary of actions

  • Review order:

  • Energy Efficiency & Sustainability Group – John Booth - Group Chair    

  • Anti-Contamination, Filtration & Cleaning- Gary Hall - Group Chair

  • DCA Certification Groups – Steve Hone – Group Chair

  • Physical Access & Cyber Security Group – Richard Pearman-  Group Chair

  • Workforce Capability & Development Group – Steve Bowes-Phipps – Group Chair

  • The Liquid Alliance Group – Jon Summers – Group Chair

14:00 Wrap up and Close by Steve Hone