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2nd International "Cloud Expo Europe" Call For Papers Now Open

Cloud Expo is the world's largest Cloud event and is held annually, in New York, Silicon Valley, Prague, Tokyo, and Hong Kong

SYS-CON Events announced today that Call for Papers for the 2nd International Cloud Expo Europe is now open, which will take place this summer in Prague, Czech Republic.

Cloud Expo is the world's leading Cloud-focused event and is held five times a year, in New York City, Silicon Valley, Prague, Tokyo and Hong Kong.

Over 200 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry professionals became part of Cloud Expo since its inception, more than all other Cloud-related events put together worldwide.

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"Cloud Expo was announced on February 24, 2007, the day the term ‘cloud computing' was coined," said Fuat Kircaali, founder and CEO of SYS-CON Events. "Cloud has become synonymous with ‘computing' and ‘software' in two short years, and this event has become the new PC Expo, Comdex, and InternetWorld of our decade. By 2012, more than 50,000 delegates per year will participate in the Cloud Expo."

Topics to be covered at the 2nd International Cloud Expo Europe will include:

  • SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS
  • Storage as a Service
  • Cloud Standards
  • Green IT
  • Application Portability
  • Automation
  • High-Performance Computing
  • Cloudsourcing
  • Grid Software
  • Cloud-Delivered Testing
  • Performance Monitoring for Cloud Applications
  • Vendor Lock-in vs. Open Cloud
  • Web-scale Computing
  • In-Cloud Data Encryption
  • Cloud-Delivered Security
  • Cloud Reliability
  • Cloud Serviceability and Architecture
  • Elastic Computing
  • Secure Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Management
  • Cloud Databases
  • Private vs. Public Clouds
  • Cloud Computing & SOA
  • Scalability
  • Hadoop as a Service (HaaS)
  • Internal Clouds
  • Cloud Analytics
  • Cloud Computing & SMBs
  • Cloud Applications
  • Enterprise Cloud Orchestration
  • Fabric Computing
  • Cloud Building
  • Cloud Dataflow
  • Eclipse & Cloud Computing
  • g-Eclipse Project
  • HPC in the Cloud
  • Cloudbursting
  • Multi-Cloud World / Cloud Computing Interoperability
  • Cloud Internetworking
  • Virtual Private Inter-Cloud
  • Java Enterprise Clouds
  • Mobile Cloud Computing
  • Monetizing the Cloud
  • Government Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Federation
  • Cross-Cloud Management Tools
  • Cloud Firewalls
  • Cloud-Based Compliance

Speaker Candidates
Ideal candidates are infrastructure experts who have first-hand experience in the development or implementation of cloud applications and/or services.

If you have something substantive, challenging, and original to offer, you are encouraged to submit a proposal. In the proposal, please highlight previous speaking engagements.

Please provide at least three references with respect to speaking ability, as well as contact information that will allow us to reach you to evaluate presentation skills. Past speakers do not need to provide references.

Benefits of Being a Member of the Cloud Expo Faculty
Speakers will receive unprecedented visibility in pre-conference promotion in print and online. They will also receive exposure via the accompanying Cloud Expo Europe conference portal for many months prior to and following the conference. Sessions may be recorded and made available via the Internet to a wider audience (at the discretion of SYS-CON Events).

A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at Cloud Expo Europe - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications. And they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network in Prague.

The high-energy event is a must-attend for senior technologists including CIOs, CTOs, directors of infrastructure, VPs of technology, IT directors and managers, network and storage managers, network engineers, enterprise architects, and communications and networking specialists.

Delegates will leave Cloud Expo Europe with a dramatically increased understanding of the complete scope of the entire cloud computing spectrum from storage to security.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Cloud Expo Europe "show prospectus" is shipping on Monday, December 27. Sponsorship, exhibit, and keynote opportunities can be obtained from Carmen Gonzalez by email at events (at), or by phone 201 802 3021.

Delegate Registration Options
Cloud Expo Europe ( delegates can pre-register for the conference online with $800 savings here.

About SYS-CON Media & Events
SYS-CON Media ( has since 1994 been connecting technology companies and customers through a comprehensive content stream at - focused subject areas, from Cloud Computing to Web Security - interwoven with market-leading full-scale conferences produced by SYS-CON Events. The company's internationally recognized brands include among others Cloud Computing Expo (, Virtualization Conference & Expo (, Government IT Conference & Expo (, Cloud Computing Bootcamp (, and UlitzerLive! New Media Conference & Expo (


Delegate & Attendee Inquiries
Corinna Melcon
Corinna (at)
201 802 3019

Conference Faculty Inquiries
Jeremy Geelan
Jeremy (at)
201 802 3026

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities
Carmen Gonzalez
Carmen (at)
201 802 2021

Website and General Inquiries
Krisandra Russo
Krisandra (at)
201 802 3020

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Krisandra is Conference Program Manager at Cloud Expo, Inc. where annual high-energy cloud computing conference and expos are created around the world with industry-leading players.

You can contact Krisandra with events questions or comments via email "krisandra (at)" or at her home page, or by phone at 201 802-3019.

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