Vice President Real Estate
My name is Jukka-Pekka Partanen, working in CSC - IT Center for Science. I'm Director for Data Center Ecosystems, based in Kajaani. I have been in CSC over 10 years, and before that almost 20 years in Nokia Mobile Phones.
I have been involved Finnish Data Center industry for the past 10 years, being one of the founders of the Finnish Data Center Forum association and active board member until recent years. In my role I have managed to work with many colleagues in the global Research Infrastructure scene, as well as major international data center operators and investors.
Most recently I have been focusing on growing the Kajaani Data Center Ecosystem, where LUMI, one of the most powerful supercomputers in the world leading the way. The ecosystem program has been done together with the city of Kajaani and local municipalities.