Monday, March 18, 2013

Data Center Design & Critical Facilities - Join the Training Seminar & Event Series

Half Day Event on IT & Critical Infrastructure

ICT technology is widely used in a city’s infrastructure development, such as large scale data centres, building and architectural modelling, optimal electric power generation and distribution and supervisory control and data acquisition of railway and transportation systems. There are more and more stakeholders such as researchers, developers, providers, and applications/users involved in the corresponding technology development.

The half day event aims to provide a forum for government officials, university researchers, and key industry professionals to share with other fellow colleagues the latest ICT technology development and applications, as well as its potential for local ICT industry.

Date: 12 April 2013
Venue: The Hong Kong Productivity Council Building
Organizer: ICT Section of IET Hong Kong and OGCIO, the HKSAR Government

Event Detail:

Training Seminars on Data Center Facilities & HVAC Design
Bundled with Data Center Technical Visit on 28 March 2013

Further to the half day event, we introduce critical infrastructure systems that support a typical data center and prepare individuals to fully understand the main components that facilitate data center design & build by exploring the standards of TIA-942 and Uptime Tier levels.

The training seminars explain key challenges and consider different criteria, from design, testing, commissioning, sustainability and efficiency, of HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) system in a data center.

Part I – Data Center Facilities Design and Infrastructure Engineering
Date: 18 – 19 July 2013 (Wednesday - Thursday, 2-day)

Part II – HVAC Design and Cooling Specialist for Data Center
Date: To be announced very soon

Target Audience:
Data Center Operators, Consultants, Facilities Managers, E&M Engineers, IT Management, etc.

Time: 10:00 – 17:30
Venue: 1st Floor, Innocentre, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Special Rate: 10% Discount on Registration Fee


Edmond Fok, CEng, IntPE, MCIBSE, MIFireE, REW H0 C0
Herman Poon, CEng, Eur. Ing., CITP, MBCS, MHKIE

Worldwide Accredited Data Center Qualification
Jointly Organised with CNet Training, UK

Certified Data Center Management Professional (CDCMP)
Core Unit (3-day) + Advanced Professional Unit (4-day)
Accredited by BTEC, Edexcel and BICSI

Commencing Date: 19 June 2013

Instructors from UK will lead the whole program:

Enrolment & Registration Details

Please refer to our website ( or a registration form attached. A data center technical visit (sponsored by KDDI Hong Kong Limited) will be arranged. For detail, please visit