Refractiv is hosting a Google & Cloud Expo event for IT decision-makers on the rapidly growing role of Cloud and Google Apps technologies at Innovation Birmingham Campus, May 21st from 9.30am – 4.30pm.

Refractiv’s Google & Cloud Expo event will bring together IT professionals and Executives from the West Midlands area who are interested in Cloud and Google Apps. Attendees will be able to see Cloud solutions in action, learn about Google’s strategy and products and hear from business people who have experienced the fantastic results and sometimes challenging times after making a move to the Cloud.

Refractiv’s Google & Cloud Expo event will bring together IT professionals and Executives from the West Midlands area who are interested in Cloud and Google Apps. Attendees will be able to see Cloud solutions in action, learn about Google’s strategy and products and hear from business people who have experienced the fantastic results and sometimes challenging times after making a move to the Cloud.

The featured speakers come with years of experience and bring with them the latest updates and services Cloud and Google Apps has to offer. Topics will include The Science of Successful Google Ad campaigns, Cloud thinking for Business & Education, 24/7 online Customer Service and exciting demo slams on Management & Security from Google Apps Cloud specialists.

According to research firm IDC, cloud computing was an estimated $47.4 billion industry in 2013 and is expected to more than double to $107 billion by 2017.

“We are very excited to be hosting this event,” says Richard Atkinson, Managing Director of Refractiv. “Whether customers are moving to the cloud, considering migrating to Google Apps for Business or want to improve their current service, this event covers all aspects.”

Following on from the Google & Cloud Expo, will be the launch of the Birmingham Google Apps Meetup, a group that has been formed to bring together people using and working with Google Apps for Business. It will offer a chance to share experiences and extend their knowledge of Google Apps and related technologies in a professional but informal environment.

All guests will receive a complimentary buffet, plus a fun beverage at Refractiv’s Chrome Bar and for attendees of the Birmingham Google Apps Meetup, there’s pizza and beer.

For more information and to book on to this free event, click here