An infra // STRUCTURE executive summit for the APAC region 

Where cloud meets data centre and hyperscale meets edge. A conversation for
service provider executives.

November 7, 2019 | suntec, Singapore

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Structure APEX is an exclusive industry summit that will bring together executives from across the Internet infrastructure ecosystem - data centre, cloud, edge and managed services - for high-value networking and a frank discussion about the industry’s status and future directions. Structure Research will provide a data-driven look at the market and lead discussions addressing issues that are top of mind in the sector today. Structure APEX is an APAC-focused spin-off from the highly successful infra // STRUCTURE summit held in Toronto this past May 1-2, 2019. Seating is limited.


 who should attend

Amazon Web Services CenturyLink CyrusOne Digital Realty Equinix Google Cloud Platform Iron Mountain Microsoft Azure Rackspace Bridge-Data DCI K2-Data-Centres Keppel-Data STtelemedia

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Zayo NTT-Com PCCW Singtel-logo Telekom-Malaysia Telkom-Indonesia telstra-logo

Ciena ConsoleConnect Megaport PacketFabric Epsilon

Acronis Ericsson Microsoft NetApp Nutanix Plesk ScienceLogic Stateless Ubersmith Veeam

Mitsubishi Novo-Tellus Partners-Group Princeton-Digital Warburg-Pincus-logo

Deutsche-Bank Goldman-Sachs-Logo

RBC Capital Markets barclays-logo citibank Credit-Suisse Morgan-Stanley

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners Antin-Infrastructure-Logo Digital-Bridge-Logo Macquarie-Logo

CBRE-logo Cushman-Wakefield-Logo GIC JLL-Logo Newmark-Knight-Frank-Logo




2:00 - 2:15 PM – Registration

2:15 - 2:20 PM – Welcome to Structure Apex
SPEAKER: Philbert Shih, Managing Director, Structure Research

2:20 - 2:40 PM – The Big Four in APAC
[Type: Session]
SPEAKER: Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
DESCRIPTION: A data-driven spin through the most mature data centre markets in APAC. Supply and demand, growth trajectory and interconnection node expansion.

2:40 - 3:05 PM – Hyperscale on a Global Scale
[Type: Panel]
MODERATOR: Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
PANELIST(S): Paul Dwyer, Director, Hyperscale, Equinix; Bruno Lopez, Group CEO, ST Telemedia Global Data Centres; Damien Spillane, CTO, AirTrunk; Mark Smith, Managing Director - Asia Pacific, Digital Realty
DESCRIPTION: Will the hyperscale wave continue to propel APAC's market forward and make this a truly global business? What are the next waves of growth? What are the potential headwinds? A strategic discussion.

3:05 - 3:30 PM – Decentralization: Beyond Hyperscale
[Type: Session]
SPEAKER: Philbert Shih, Managing Director, Structure Research
DESCRIPTION: Hyperscale has risen and the market has shifted in response. But it is never too early to start thinking about what is next. The hyperscale world is giving way to a decentralized one and the edge and interconnection are at the centre of this massive transformation.

3:30 - 3:50 PM – Brick and Mortar to Digital
[Type: Panel]
MODERATOR: Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
PANELIST(S): Kuan Zhan Peng, Executive Director, K2 Data Centres; Michael Goh, General Manager, Asia, Iron Mountain; Jerzy Szlosarek, CEO, Epsilon
DESCRIPTION: The sector's positive outlook and shifting economic currents are drawing new entrants from traditional industries. They possess key assets and resources that translate well to infrastructure services. Hear about two unique and global experiences.

3:50 - 4:00 PM – M&A & Strategic Update
[Type: Session]
SPEAKER: Philbert Shih, Managing Director, Structure Research
DESCRIPTION: A quick overview of global M&A trends in the infrastructure services sector with a snapshot into APAC.

4:00 - 4:15 PM – Coffee Break

4:15 - 4:40 PM – Global DCI Update; Hyperscale Currents
[Type: Session]
SPEAKER: Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
DESCRIPTION: A spin through SR's proprietary colocation and interconnection market share data against the backdrop of hyperscale leasing, building and connectivity dynamics.

4:40 - 5:00 PM – Panel: Emerging Markets in APAC
[Type: Panel]
MODERATOR: Philbert Shih, Managing Director, Structure Research
PANELIST(S): Chang Cho, CEO, Onion Technology; Dondy Bappedyanto, CEO, Biznet Gio; Jonathan King, Group COO, ST Telemedia Global Data Centres; William Heng, Head of Sales Engineering, Digital Realty
DESCRIPTION: Where is hyperscale headed next and will the third party data centre opportunity follow? A look at APAC's emerging markets?

5:00 - 5:25 PM – Investment Dynamics in APAC
[Type: Panel]
MODERATOR: Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
PANELIST(S): Wilson Chung, Senior Vice President, Macquarie Group; Chua Hsien Yang, CEO, Keppel DC REIT; Bharath Rajagopalan, APAC Lead, Digital Infrastructure Investments, Partners Group
DESCRIPTION: Why do APAC-based investors have such an appetite for data centres and hyperscale? Where is the capital coming from in APAC and where is it headed?

5:25 - 5:45 PM – The Data Behind The New World Order
[Type: Session]
SPEAKER: Philbert Shih, Managing Director, Structure Research
DESCRIPTION: A closer look at Structure Research's proprietary market share data that defines the Internet infrastructure landscape.

5:45 - 6:00 PM – Q&A With Structure Research
[Type: Q&A]
SPEAKER: Philbert Shih, Managing Director, Structure Research; Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
DESCRIPTION: Summary and open Q&A.

6:30 - 8:30 PM – Cocktails TBD



 November 7, 2019 | suntec, singapore | 2-6 PM



Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre
1 Raffles Blvd

Summit to be held in: ROOM 309 on the third floor




Philbert Shih

Managing Director
Structure Research


Damien Spillane



Michael Goh

General Manager, Asia
Iron Mountain


Dondy Bappedyanto

Biznet Gio


Jabez Tan

Head of Research
Structure Research


Mark Smith

Managing Director – Asia Pacific
Digital Realty


Chang Cho

Onion Technology


Wilson Chung

Senior Vice President
Macquarie Group


Chua Hsien Yang

Keppel DC REIT


Jerzy Szlosarek



Paul Dwyer

Director, Hyperscale


Bharath Rajagopalan

APAC Lead, Digital Infrastructure Investments
Partners Group


Jonathan King

Group COO
ST Telemedia Global Data Centres


Kuan Zhan Peng

Executive Director
K2 Data Centres


William Heng

Head of Sales Engineering
Digital Realty









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