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March 19, 2010 15:02 ET

PricewaterhouseCoopers to Present Headline Keynote Presentation at CloudSlam'10™ Conference; March 23-March 25, 2010

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 19, 2010) - CloudSlam'10™, The world's premier virtual conference; taking place virtually March 23rd – 25th 2010, is pleased to confirm that PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) has been selected as a Keynote Presenter for the CloudSlam'10™ initiative.

Commenting on the announcement today, CloudSlam'10™ Chairman – Khazret Sapenov said "We are truly honoured to have PricewaterhouseCoopers join our elite network of presenters for the CloudSlam'10™ initiative. PwC, for a long time, has been one of the most integral and trusted firms in the business and IT space. It is no surprise that they are a leading light in the Cloud Computing space now and will continue to be a force for many years to come."

Amongst other break-out sessions, PricewaterhouseCoopers will be presenting a headline keynote session at CloudSlam'10™ entitled "Assurance in the Cloud." The presentation will be delivered on March 24th at 6.45pm EST.

During the session, Cara Beston and Scott Greenfield, Partners with PricewaterhouseCoopers, will explain how Trusted Assurance Services can provide a method for cloud computing users to gain insight into the adequacy of the security, availability and privacy practices of their cloud providers.

Commenting on the announcement today, Rob Gittings, the Leader of the Technology Practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers said, "We are thrilled to have been selected to participate in the CloudSlam'10 initiative as a keynote presenter. PwC is committed to helping our clients move strategically to take advantage of the benefits of cloud computing. Our depth of experience in IT Strategy and Governance, Enterprise Risk Management, Business Process Optimization, Security, Third Party Assurance/SAS 70, Tax and IT Audit uniquely position us to work with our clients across industries to embrace cloud computing in a thoughtful, strategic, and managed perspective."

For more information on the CloudSlam'10™ initiative, including details on other sessions please, visit www.CloudSlam10.com.

About CloudSlam'10™

CloudSlam'10™ - Produced by Cloudcor Inc™, is the premier Cloud Computing event. As an affordable and cost effective way for industry leaders to exchange ideas and experiences, CloudSlam'10™ opens new horizons of cloud computing and serves as a springboard to success. CloudSlam'10™ will take place March 23-25 2010 -Online. For more information, contact Khazret Sapenov – k.sapenov@cloudslam.org or visit http://cloudslam10.com

About PricewaterhouseCoopers

PricewaterhouseCoopers (www.pwc.com) provides industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to build public trust and enhance value for its clients and their stakeholders. More than 163,000 people in 151 countries across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice.

"PricewaterhouseCoopers" refers to PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP or, as the context requires, the PricewaterhouseCoopers global network or other member firms of the network, each of which is a separate and independent legal entity.

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