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CloudCamp @ Cloud Expo Europe To Be Held June 21, 2010 in Prague

Aimed at anyone working with, or interested in working with, cloud technologies



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Further cementing its position as the fastest-growing and highest-energy cloud computing event in the world, the 6th International Cloud Expo being held at the Prague Hilton in the Czech Republic on June 21-22, 2010, will also feature - on June 21st - a CloudCamp unconference.

CloudCamp @ CloudExpo Europe is aimed at anyone working with, or interested in working with, cloud technologies.

"With the rapid change occurring in the industry, we need a place where we can meet to share our experiences, challenges and solutions," said CloudCamp co-founder Dave Nielsen, who will personally be facilitating the process on site at the Prague Hilton. "At CloudCamp @ Cloud Expo Europe," Nielsen continued, "participants will be encouraged to share their thoughts in several open discussions, as we strive for the advancement of Cloud Computing."


Czech-born Good Data CEO Roman Stanek keynoting at last year's Cloud Expo Europe 2009

End users, IT professionals and vendors are all encouraged to participate, Nielsen notes. Registration for CloudCamp @CloudExpo, which is free, is here - and all registering will additionally receive complimentary access to both days of Cloud Expo Europe. They will each receive a "VIP Gold" pass to Cloud Expo Europe, good for access to all sessions, all tracks, on both days. (Housekeeping note: "VIP Gold" passes do not however include Luncheon.)

"We are delighted to be able to provide a venue for CloudCamp @ Cloud Expo Europe," said Jeremy Geelan, Cloud Expo Europe Conference Chair. "Supporting an unconference within Cloud Expo Europe 2010 is intended as a value-add service to all attendees who may wish to take advantage of it. All of us involved with producing the international Cloud Expo series are in favor of advancing the current state of cloud computing and related technologies in as many different ways as possible."

Register Here for CloudCamp @ Cloud Expo Europe and Attend Cloud Expo Europe Too !

Full details of CloudCamp @ Cloud Expo Europe are as follows:

Date/Time:
June 21, 2010,  4:30pm-7:00pm

Location:
Prague Hilton
Pobřežní 1/42
186 00 Prague
Czech Republic

Price:
Free CloudCamp entry + Free Pass to Cloud Expo

Bonus: Free Pass to Cloud Expo Europe: All CloudCamp attendees will additionally receive complimentary VIP Gold pass to both days of Cloud Expo. The VIP Gold pass is good for access to all sessions, all tracks, on all days. (note: VIP Gold passes do not include Luncheon or access to the Cloud Computing Bootcamp on June 21st.)

Who should come:  Anyone working with or interested in working with cloud technologies.

Schedule:
4:00pm Registration,  Networking
4:30pm Welcome and Thank yous
4:45pm Lightning Talks (5 minutes each)
5:10pm Unpanel
5:45pm Organize Unconference
6:00pm Unconference Sessions - Round 1
6:30pm Unconference Sessions - Round 2
7:00pm Wrap-up
7:00pm Welcome Reception: Expo Floor Opens

Local Organizers:
- Dave Nielsen
- Larry Carvalho

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Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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