• eco – Association of the Internet Industry e.V. supports WHD.global 2017 with events on network policy and the domain industry
• Association members benefit as WHD.global 2017 exhibitors and visitors
• eco given seat in the WorldHostingDays Content Advisory Board
The next WHD.global 2017 from 25 to 31 March 2017 in Europa-Park Rust will be supported by eco – Association of the Internet Industry e.V. with numerous new events. The WorldHostingDays (WHD) and eco have thus taken their longstanding cooperation to a new level. The association will encourage interaction between politics and the industry in a high-ranking panel discussion on the topic of network policy, and in the planned Meet & Greet with political representatives on location at their own booth. eco Will also expand the breadth of content for the approx. 6,000 participants in WHD.global 2017 with a one-day “conference within the conference” on domains.
Special conditions for eco members
Soeren von Varchmin, CEO of WordHostingDays, is delighted about the cooperation: “As the largest specialist fair for hosting and cloud providers, we are creating an even more diverse range of interesting topics, together with the eco Association.” Members of the eco Association benefit from the cooperation. Harald A. Summa, CEO of eco says: “Our around 1,000 member companies are invited to get involved in the exchange of views and experience as part of the WHD.global. The benefit both as exhibitors and as visitors from especially favorable conditions for participation in WHD.global 2017.”
eco and WHD.global create even greater diversity of topics
WHD.global is the largest hosting and cloud service event in the world. It takes place over a whole week every year in Europapark, in Rust. eco has been supporting WHD.global from the very beginning. Experts give presentations on specialist topics and moderate events. The fact that the association has now also been given a seat on the Content Advisory Board of the WorldHostingDays highlights this long cooperation and is the foundation for an even closer collaboration.
About the WorldHostingDays
The WorldHostingDays have been running since 2003 and originally concentrated on the hosting industry. Over the years, the event has covered an increasingly broad spectrum of topics, as the hosting industry opened itself to a broader spectrum of technologies. With its unique program and special atmosphere, WHD.global is the most important event for cloud services and Internet infrastructure. It offers visitors more than 120 presentations. 200 exhibitors provide information on the leading digital innovations. The diverse range of topics span the entire bandwidth of digital technologies and culture.
WHD.global is a week-long festival that celebrates online creativity and digital technology. More than 6,500 participants visit WHD.global in Europa-Park in Rust, Germany’s largest theme park, to get a clear picture of cloud services and Internet infrastructure. It is the largest event of its kind in the world. In 2017, we are celebrating 13 years of WHD.global with a captivating event that is both fun and necessary for an understanding of the digital technologies which are forming our world.