Scenes from the IMN Data Center Forum

The IMN Forum on Financing, Investing & Real Estate Development for Data Centers kicked off Monday morning in Los Angeles, with keynotes and panels offering a detailed view of financing, expanding and converting real estate for data centers. Here are some scenes from some of Monday's panels:

IMN Forum on Financing, Investing & Real Estate Development for Data Centers chair, Jeffery Moerdler, New York Office Section Head for Real Estate and Communications of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, welcomes participants to this year

CEO Panelists discussed the market for data centers, locating facilities and financing at the IMN Forum. Pictured are (left to right) John Clune, President, Cavern Technologies; Rob Klug, CEO, SMH Colocation; Pete Marin, President, T5 Partners; Eric Shepcaro, CEO, Telex and Anthony Wanger, President and Founder, i/o Data Centers.

David Spiewak, Managing Principal, CSTK Inventure, moderated a panel on The Data Center Macro Economy & Supply Dynamics. Partipants left to right included Bryan Loewen, Senior Managing Direcotr, Newmark Knight Frank; Paul Stapleton, Managing Director, Media Venture Partners; and Everett Thompson, President, Wired Real Estate Group.

John Stewart, Green Street Advisors, and Paul Harris, Vice President/GM, NetRiver, participated in a panel on macro economics of the data center market.

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