Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment
ASHRAE Technical Committee 9.9

Meetings Information

TC 9.9 has identified the following technical programs at the Long Beach 2017 Meeting that is of interest to the data center community:

Sunday 6/25:
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM Debate 1 (Intermediate) Cumbersome and Correct vs. Half-Baked and High-Speed
Room: 203AB
Sponsor: 9.9 Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment, 4.10 Indoor Environmental Modeling
Moderator: Nick Gangemi, Life Member, James W. VanGilder, P.E., Member 
  1. 1. Mark Seymour, CEng, Member, Future Facilities Ltd, London, United Kingdom
  2. 2. James W. VanGilder, P.E., Member, Schneider Electric, Andover, MA
 
Tuesday 6/27:
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM Seminar 40 (Advanced) Delivering a Successful Critical Facility/Data Center Project by Fostering a Healthy Relationship between the Owner, Engineer and Commissioning Agent
Room: 201A
Sponsor: 9.9 Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment, 7.9 Building Commissioning
Chair: Nick Gangemi, Life Member, Northern Air Systems, Rochester, NY 
  1. 1. The EOR’s Perspective on Delivering a Successful Critical Facility/Data Center Project By Fostering a Healthy Relationship with the Owner and Commissioning Agent Vali Sorell, P.E., Member, Sorell Engineering, Charlotte, NC
  2. 2. The CxA’s Perspective on Delivering a Successful Critical Facility/ Data Center Project by Fostering a Healthy Relationship with the Owner and Engineer Terry Rodgers, Member, Primary Integration Solutions Inc., Charlotte, NC
 
Wednesday 6/28:
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Seminar 59 (Intermediate) Don’t Be Scared: CFD for Everyday Design
Room: 202AB
Sponsor: 4.10 Indoor Environmental Modeling
Chair: James W. VanGilder, P.E., Member, Schneider Electric, Andover, MA 
  1. 1. Using CFD Modeling for HVAC System Design Mike Koupriyanov, P.E., Associate Member, Price Industries Limited, Winnipeg, MB, Canada 
  2. 2. Practical Applications of CFD for Optimizing Chilled Beam Performance Ramin Rezaei, Associate Member, Southland Industries, Dulles, VA 
  3. 3. Garbage In, Garbage Out: Is Conceptual Data Center CFD Design Any Use? Mark Seymour, CEng, Member, Future Facilities Ltd, London, United Kingdom
 
Wednesday 6/28:
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Seminar 60 (Intermediate) Power Trends Update: Aligning Future Facility Capability and ITE Power
Room: 102AB
Sponsor: 9.9 Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment
Chair: Nick Gangemi, Life Member, Northern Air Systems, Rochester, NY 
  1. 1. Datacom Equipment Workloads, Configurations and Applications Matt Archibald, Associate Member, Lenovo, New York, NY 
  2. 2. Datacom Equipment Power Trends Susan Smith, Member, Intel Corp, Hillsboro, OR 
  3. 3. Data Center Solutions and Examples Jerrod Buterbaugh, Lenovo, New York, NY


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ALL ASHRAE committee meetings, including this TC’s meetings at the Winter and Annual Society conferences, are open to the public at no cost nor is conference registration required. Interested visitors, local chapter members, and potential new TC members are always welcome. However to attend technical program sessions sponsored by the TC will require registration and payment of any applicable fee.

Participation in an ASHRAE TC provides the opportunity to grow professionally and to contribute to the advancement of HVAC&R within an international organization recognized for shaping the future of the built environment through research, standards writing, publishing, and education.