Hiromi Ito, Senior Consultant, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC
Hero since 2020
Since joining the Japanese AWS User Group (JAWS-UG) in 2014, Hiromi has been actively involved in the creation of a women’s group in Japan, the overall running of JAWS-UG, and the community work of regional groups. She was named an AWS Samurai 2017, and in 2018, she was an organizer of various events including JAWS DAYS 2018.
Since 2016, she has participated in joint study sessions with overseas AWS user groups and APAC Community Leader Meetups, and has been actively involved in activities outside of Japan.
In 2019, she created the AWS Asian Women's Association (Global Community) to host conference events and online meetups in the Asia region. She was selected as an AWS re:Invent Community Leader Diversity Grant recipient in 2019, and continues to expand AWS community activities to more of the world than ever before. Hiromi was a panellist on a panel discussion on DE&I at the first APAC AWS Community Summit in 2022.
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