Education for the mission critical community
The only national event dedicated to designing, operating and staffing mission critical buildings for optimal efficiency and reliability. Discover leading trends and best practices in the design, construction, engineering and management of data centers, hospitals, universities, labs, pharmaceuticals, financials, telecoms and all mission critical facilities.
Who Should Attend
The 6th annual Critical Facilities Summit brings the best of the mission critical community together for 2½ days of unbeatable networking, education and product discovery. The Summit is designed for senior- level professionals responsible for the design, construction, management and operations of all mission critical facilities.
- Data Centers
- VP Data Center Operations
- Facility Manager
- Director of Data Center Facilities
- Enterprise Facilities Manager
- Critical Environments Manager
- Director of Engineering
- IT Manager
- Property/Asset Manager
- Facilities Engineer
- Data Center Manager
- Design Engineer
- Construction Contractor
- Energy Manager
- Operations Manager
- Project Manager
- Security Manager
Critical Facilities Summit 2018 takes place at the Music City Center, located in the vibrant downtown and near some of the city's top restaurants and attractions.
What does the $599 Conference Pass include?
This pass gives you full access to all educational sessions, tours, networking party, workshops, expo hall and show floor features. The $599 price is for qualified buyers/end users. The Conference Pass for Non-buyers is $1,299.
What does the free Expo Ticket include?
The Expo Hall Ticket is Free through September 15, 2017. It costs $100 after that date. The Ticket includes access to the expo hall all three days (October 24-26) and all show floor features on those days. The $100 price is for qualified buyers/end users. Non-buyers Expo Ticket is $999.
Will I receive confirmation of my registration?
Yes. After you register online, you will receive an automated email confirming your registration.
How do I book a hotel for Critical Facilities Summit?
We make it easy: Contact the hotel directly and let them know you're attending Critical Facilities Summit 2017 to qualify for the reduced rate. You can learn more on the Travel page. As a friendly reminder, you'll receive a registration confirmation email with details on how to reserve your hotel room as well.
What is the suggested attire at Critical Facilities Summit?
Comfortable but still business casual is our recommendation. Bring a sweater or sport coat, as session rooms can get chilly.
How can I stay up to date about Critical Facilities Summit before and during the event?
We invite qualified members of the press to attend Critical Facilities Summit and write articles about this event.
Qualified members of the press who wish to attend CFS on behalf of their publication may register for press credentials. Registered press will receive a complimentary full event pass, which includes free admission to the expo hall, to all educational sessions, opening general session, networking party, and workshops.
All press registrations will be reviewed. You will be notified shortly after registering whether your press credentials are approved. Please contact Bernice Alcantar for your press registration.
Non-editorial media representatives should register online through the standard registration process.