Technology luminaries will grace the stage next week when CRN Partner Connect launches its Free Channel Seminars next week.
The U.K. event will host keynote addresses from Google’s Peter Lorant, Barry Ridgeway and James Akrigg of Microsoft and David Chalmers and Kevin Matthew of HP. Simon Baker, software group cloud leader for IBM’s U.K. Division, will hold a seminar on generating revenues and business opportunities.
Discussions will include the changing role of vendors, how cloud computing affects the channel and how to fully maximize the cloud market potential. The event will conclude with a panel discussion on challenges CTOs are facing.
“Our lineup of speakers has been hand picked to benefit resellers hoping to increase their share of the enormous market for cloud services, and maximize the opportunities that exist,” said Sara Yirrell, editor of CRN. “From developing profitable cloud business models to staying ahead of the curve when it comes to technological developments, CRN Partner Connect will provide the resources, information and networks to achieve excellent business growth.”
The conference will include exhibitions on infrastructure, hardware, web services, cloud, peripherals, software and network and communications.