A WSTAR seminar - Together Towards Zero Emission Data Centres

Event Sustainable energy technology
Academill_ Åbo Akademis bildbank

Welcome to the Together Towards Zero Emission Data Centres seminar organized in Vaasa May 16th 2023. We are organizing a seminar on the topic of Energy Efficient Data Centres. Please register before May 9th.

The event takes place in Vaasa, Åbo Akademi University, Academill , Auditorium Bruhn on May 16th, 12:00 - 16:30. Coffee will be served from 11:30. 

The event is free of charge. 


  • Opening – Welcome​
  • Presentation of the WSTAR Data centre project​, Petri Välisuo - University of Vaasa​
  • Greetings from the Parliament of Finland , Joakim Strand – Member of Parliament & Chairman of the Vaasa city council ​
  • How wind energy will change the energy market , Hans-Alexander Öst – Vaasan Sähkö​
  • Break ​
  • Data centre research in Sweden – case RISE ICE data centre, Mattias Vesterlund - RISE ICE data centre ​
  • Trends in data centres in Finland, Antti Laine - Finnish Data Center Association ​
  • Energy usage of AWS today and tomorrow, Ravin Mathoora - Amazon Web Services  ​
  • Break ​
  • Towards a 100% renewable energy future​, Jonatan Rösgren - Wärtsilä ​
  • Building blocks for zero emissions data centers , Joni Lehtonen - Microsoft ​
  • Future power supply for data centres, Stefan Strandberg - Danfoss ​
  • Closing discussion with the presenters ​
  • End of seminar ​