Monday April 1st, on April fools day, it was the finals for the work to organize the Swedish datacenter industry in a common association. About 80 companies were present at the first annual meeting.
Isabelle Kemlin made a presentation about the vision and mission of SDIA, the Swedish Datacenter Industry Association. The goal is to support the companies in key areas and that we together can develop the industry in Sweden.
Pär Åberg was elected chairman of the annual meeting and led the meeting. The yearly basic membership fee was decided to 5000 kr. The yearly membership fee will be dependent on the company size based on the basic fee, see the info page on http://sdia.se for more info.
Then a board of directors was elected. Gustav Bergquist was elected chairman and Isabelle Kemlin, Pär Åberg, Jeanette Nilsson, Greger Ruud and Tor Björn Minde were elected board members. Stefan Lidström, Fredrik Lindahl and Fredrik Bjurhem were elected for the nomination committee.