Shigeru Oda, System Engineer at NSD CO., LTD.
Hero since 2022
Shigeru Oda is an expert system engineer at NSD CO., LTD. He has used his knowledge of AWS and community management skills gained through community activities to develop, design, and train others to use cloud technology within their companies.
He joined the Japan AWS User Group (JAWS-UG) in January 2020 and has since run 25 events with the JAWS-UG Beginners Chapter (about 4,200 registered members). In September 2020 he promoted the 24-hour online event JAWS SONIC 2020 & MIDNIGHT JAWS 2020 as a steering member, which was attended by about 1,500 people.
In March 2021, he promoted JAWS DAYS 2021 as a steering member, which was attended by about 4,000 people from all over Japan. And in November 2021, he promoted JAWS PANKRATION 2021, a second 24-hour online event, providing 900 AWS users in Japan as well as around the world with an opportunity to learn beyond the language barrier of English and Japanese through simultaneous interpretation.
He received the AWS Samurai 2021 Award for these activities.
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