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Reimagine what’s possible for the public sector at re:Invent 2022 — Register now

As 2022 draws to a close, public sector organizations have an opportunity to rethink what’s possible for the upcoming year. Whether your priority is to deliver better outcomes for students, design more effective communication with constituents, or facilitate more patient-centric care—Amazon Web Services (AWS) can help.

At this year’s annual re:Invent event, from November 28 to December 2 in Las Vegas, you can dive deep on new inventions in the cloud, connect with peers, and discover new solutions to your challenges with AWS. Tickets are limited, so register now for re:Invent.

Check out thousands of sessions and more than 50 content tracks

With over 50 content tracks and more than 2,000 sessions, you have a wide range of topics to explore on the latest technologies in cloud computing. Pick from foundational (100) through expert (400) levels to find the instruction that will help you grow your cloud skills—no matter your background. And this year, there are more public sector specific content and opportunities for hands-on learning than ever before. AWS experts and customer speakers will dive deep on topics like data protection, digital transformation, healthcare transformation, mitigating ransomware, AWS GovCloud (US), improving citizen services, and more.

For nonprofits, check out a panel with, AARP, and Flikshop on how technology can improve the human experience. Hear how the American Red Cross is leveraging AWS to respond to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine with infrastructure and analytics. Join a builders’ session on more effectively managing donor and member data with Amazon QuickSight, or a chalk talk on using machine learning to drive mission impact. Discover more sessions for nonprofits in the re:Invent attendee guide for nonprofits.

For healthcare and life sciences organizations, find breakout sessions on advancing health equity with Amazon HealthLake, accelerating value-based healthcare with AWS, accelerating drug research using real-world data, and more. Join chalk talks to discover strategies for designing a resilient Internet of Things (IoT) strategy, leveraging open data, moving medical imaging to the cloud, and architecting for patient consent in healthcare with AWS. Check out the re:Invent attendee guide for healthcare and life sciences customers for more sessions and learning opportunities.

Check out the new Space track to learn how customers use AWS to power missions, innovate faster, re-imagine space systems, and more. Join BlackSky and Ursa to learn how ARGUS increases land, sea, and space domain awareness through the cloud. Discover how LeoLabs and Kayhan Space leverage AWS to quickly identify, track, and mitigate risk in orbit. Learn how HawkEye360 uses AWS to identify illegal fishing and other maritime activities faster and at scale. Check out live demos and network with space experts in the Aerospace & Satellite Lounge. Learn how Planet uses satellite imagery data in cloud-based ML applications for insights and to take action, and how Satellogic leverages AWS to streamline access to critical information. Get a first-hand account from Dr. Peggy Whitson, retired former NASA chief astronaut, about the role AWS plays in answering some of the biggest questions about our planet and the universe. Find out more details in the Aerospace and Satellite re:Invent Attendee Guide.

Education and education technology (EdTech) customers can also peruse the Education and EdTech Attendee Guide for a more personalized look at re:Invent for education needs. Breakout sessions include topics on pioneering the future of learning, how to migrate mission-critical systems to AWS, and more. Check out the Education and EdTech Attendee Guide here.

Government customers can learn from the Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) on how to migrate mission-critical systems to AWS, or from the U.S. Army on global digital transformation and using the cloud to increase resiliency and effectiveness, among others.

Reserve your seat for keynotes and leadership sessions

Hear from AWS leaders on new innovations and inspiring stories from your peers. Join the keynote to hear from Adam Selipsky, chief executive officer (CEO) of AWS, to hear how innovative builders are transforming their ways of thinking and working with the AWS-powered cloud. Read more about the other keynotes throughout the week.

Join the public sector leadership session with Max Peterson, vice president of worldwide public sector at AWS, to hear about how public sector organizations are digitally transforming with the AWS Cloud. Max’s leadership session will feature AWS customers discussing how the transformative power of the cloud is empowering organizations across industries to move with speed and agility while making sure mission-critical workloads stay secure and protected. Learn from pioneers who are paving new paths with AWS and get key insights that can help you continue to push boundaries and reimagine what is possible. Discover more leadership sessions here.

Enhance your experience with partners

At re:Invent, AWS Partners can explore how to apply AWS services, build new solutions for customers, and transform your business. Connect and collaborate with other AWS Partners and AWS experts to discover new possibilities in how to build on AWS technologies for partners.

Dive deep to learn more in the partners’ breakout session with Jeff Kratz, general manager of partners for worldwide public sector at AWS. Learn about new partner programs, announcements, use cases for partners, and more. Jeff will welcome customer speakers from Harvard Medical School and the National Resident Matching Program. At the AWS Partner Keynote, Ruba Borno, vice president (VP) of worldwide channels and alliances at AWS, will share how AWS Cloud-powered innovation helps AWS Partners accelerate their customers’ growth. Explore the digital partner experience and hear directly from customers about the possibilities of working with AWS. Plus, the winners of the 2022 AWS Partner Awards will be announced on Monday, November 28—stay tuned for more.

Connect with peers and AWS experts

Head to the Venetian to check out the Expo, where you can wander the AWS Village to explore booths on AWS products or unwind at the Cloud Café. Stop by the AWS Partner Network (APN) booth to dive deep on APN programs. At the AWS Jam Lounge, test your skills with hands-on challenges—and win prizes if you top the leaderboard. Join bootcamps to deepen your confidence with AWS services and prep for AWS Certification. Or, race in the AWS DeepRacer League arena to test your machine learning skills and more.

Meet with experts from government, education, and more in the Worldwide Public Sector Pavilion to find the right partner and talk through ideas for your cloud journey. Plus, visit the AWS Public Sector Lounge at the Wynn to rest and chat with public sector peers.

Party with your public sector peers

Have fun with your industry peers and fellow cloud enthusiasts at the Worldwide Public Sector Reception on Wednesday, November 30 from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM at the Palms Casino Kaos Night Club. This year’s theme is Through the Looking Cloud. All you need is your re:Invent badge to attend and explore a whimsical wonderland. Bring your colleagues to enjoy games, dancing, snacks, drinks, and more.

Register now to take your AWS knowledge to the next level

Tickets are limited, so register now for re:Invent 2022. Plan your time in Las Vegas to make the most of the available sessions, get inspired by the global cloud community, and learn the latest from AWS.

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