SOURCE: Storage Visions

October 09, 2006 09:00 ET

2007 Storage Visions™ Conference Agenda, Initial Participants

Global Leaders to Discuss Content, Storage Trends, Applications Prior to CES

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 9, 2006 -- The Storage Visions conference, bringing together digital storage and the entertainment content value chain, announces the conference agenda and initial participants in the 2007 Storage Visions Conference. Storage Visions 2007 (a partner to the International CES) will be held January 6 & 7, 2007 at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas.

Record industry participation is expected for the 2007 conference. Companies and organizations participating in the 2007 Storage Visions Conference include Agere Systems, AMD, Avid, Copernio, Coughlin Associates, Cisco, DiskTrend, Frost and Sullivan, Fujitsu, Granite Ventures, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi GST, IDC, Kilopass Technology, Lehman Brothers, msystems, PC World, Pioneer Electronics, Quantum, Samsung Semiconductor, SanDisk, Sanyo, Seagate Technology, Semico, Sherwood, Shindler Perspective, Silicon Image, STMicroelectronics, StarTek, Sun, Toshiba, Trusted Data, and Turner.

The agenda for the 2007 Storage Visions Conference is given below. Times, participants and session details can be found at

Day 1 (Saturday January 6, 2007):
A1 Storage and Content Creation, Editing and Distribution

B1  Storage Analyst Session (Moderator:  Jim Porter, President, Trendfocus)

C1 Storage Intelligence and Content Security

Lunch and Exhibits

Keynote Speaker

D1 Financial Analyst and Venture Capitalist Session (Moderator:  Harry
Blount, Sr. Vice President, Lehman Bros.)

Afternoon Break and Technology Demonstrations

E1 Optical Storage (Moderator:  Wolfgang Schlichting, IDC)

Reception and Exhibits

Day 2 (Sunday January 7, 2006):

A2  Integration of Storage in CE Devices (Moderator:  Melissa Perenson,
Senior Associate Editor, PC World)

B2  Executive Panel

C2  Mobile CE Storage Products (Moderator:  Gerry Purdy, Frost & Sullivan)

D2  Flash and HDDs, Where's the Cache?

Lunch and Exhibits

Keynote Speaker (Maureen Weber, General Manager, Personal Storage
Business, HP)

E2  Content Creation Panel (Moderator:  Marty Shindler, Editor, The
Shindler Perspective)

F2  Home Network Storage and Direct Attached Storage (Moderator:  Ken
Morse, V.P. Client Architectures, Scientific Atlanta/Cisco)

There will be many valuable prizes given to conference and exhibit attendees courtesy of the conference sponsors. Everyone is a winner at the 2007 Storage Visions Conference!

Corporate sponsors of SV07 are HP (Platinum); Seagate Technology (Gold); Agere Systems, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, Samsung, STMicroelectronics, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (Silver); msystems, Silicon Image and SanDisk (Bronze).

SV07 award nominations are open until November 10, 2006. Nomination information is at

The early conference registration discount is still in effect but seating and hotel rooms are limited (register at Any conference attendee staying at the hotel will get a $50 rebate on the conference registration. To get the conference hotel rate call the Las Vegas Flamingo Hotel at 800-732-2111 and mention that you are reserving a room for the 2007 Storage Visions Conference, room code SFSVC7. Register now!

For remaining sponsorship and exhibit opportunities please call Storage Visions at 408-871-8808.

Contact Information

    Tom Coughlin
    Coughlin Associates
    (408) 978-8184
    Email Contact

    Andy Marken
    AGENCY: Marken Communications
    (408) 986-0100
    Email Contact