AWS Data Web Day Hong Kong

The next wave of reinvention will be driven by data
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 2:00PM - 5:30PM, May 5, 2022 | Cantonese

AWS Data Web Day Hong Kong is open for registration! It is a free online event designed to inspire and empower you to make better decisions and innovate faster with your data. In this half-day event, AWS customers and AWS experts will share with you the business use cases, latest trends and key concepts on data. 

In unpredictable times, having a data strategy is key. Learn how to unlock critical insights from your data and create a strong data foundation for rapid innovation while achieving agility, scalability, and cost-savings. 

Register now to help your organization build a modern data strategy by modernizing your data infrastructure, unifying your data, and innovating new experiences with AI/ML. 

10,000

customers use data lake and data warehouse on AWS

550,000

databases migrated to AWS

70%

savings on storage cost for data in data lakes

89%

of deep learning projects in the cloud run on AWS

 Why attend?

Join us to explore AWS technologies for data, innovations and popular trends. Dive deep into business use cases, architectural, and modernization best practices.

 Who should attend?

Whether you are a technical or business decision maker, IT professional, developer, or simply curious in learning how data is driving the next wave of reinvention, you are welcome to join the event.

Agenda

2:00pm - 2:35pm
Leverage Data to Make Faster, More Informed Decisions (Cantonese)
Raymond Tsang, Technical Trainer, AWS

Successful organizations use data to improve agility and make informed, strategic decisions. Being datadriven helps them make decisions based on what they’re actually able to measure and see, rather than acting on gut feelings. Unlock more value from the data you already have by modernizing, unifying and innovating your approach to capturing data. In this session you will learn how to reinvent your business with data through a prescriptive and scalable Modern data strategy on AWS.

2:35pm - 3:05pm
Addressing Unmet Medical Needs and Bringing NGS-based Tests Closer to Clinics via Cloud Computing Featuring Codex Genetics (Cantonese)
Allen Yu, CTO, Codex Genetics Limited
Andy Ho, Senior Business Development Manager, AWS

Codex Genetics is a biotech company that provides access to diagnostic and clinical trial data within 4 hours. It helps healthcare providers diagnose and treat neurological disorders and cancers. Join the sessionto know more about its journey migrating from on-premise to a hybrid environment, how AWS Glue and Amazon Athena to improve query performance while lowering cost, and how  to store and process sequencing data by Amazon S3 and Amazon ECS.

3:05pm - 3:40pm
A Trillion Dollar Opportunity: Scaling Fintech with Data Analytics and Cloud Infrastructure Featuring Choco Up  (Cantonese)
Brian Tsang, Co-founder, Choco Up
Lewis Pong, VP of Product, Choco Up
Jacky Wu, FSI Solutions Architect, AWS

Choco Up built its big data and analytics platform on AWS to enable funding decisions for clients within 1 hour. Choco Up is a revenue-based financing platform that provides fast access to capital for fast-growing companies and startups, with a focus on ecommerce merchants. The company is using Amazon Redshift for scenario analysis at scale, Amazon SageMaker for predictive modelling, and AWS Lambda to run infrastructure as code.
 

3:50pm - 4:20pm

Architect Scalable Alternative Data Analytics on AWS Featuring MeasurableAI (Cantonese)
Gary Lau, Cofounder and CTO, MeasurableAI
Desmond Cheung, Business Development Manager, AWS

With AWS, measurable.ai utilizes Amazon Opensearch Service to index its 60TB mail data from 1M+ users by searching email sender address, subjects to produce merchant insights, served in Amazon S3 buckets for data subscribers consumption.

4:20pm - 4:55pm
Merging Traditional Consumer Insights with AI Featuring Votee Limited (Cantonese)
Pak Ting, CEO, Votee
Jacky Chan, CTO, Votee
Albert Lau, Business Development Manager, AWS

Votee is an AI driven marketing research company. Enterprise and individual users can issue survey, prediction, quiz or crowd sourcing feedback using Votee app, and turn the collected feedbacks quickly using real-time dashboard and live insights. Learn how this can be achieved by AWS data and machine learning services.

4:55pm - 5:30pm
Data Driven Smart Building Solution on AWS (Cantonese)
Harry So, General Manager, Smart Connectivity, Intelli Global Corporation (IGC)
Fortune Hui, Partner Solutions Architect, AWS

Building and facility management generates huge amount of data, ranging from energy and water consumption, alarm alert, noise monitoring, to asset GPS. Smart building solutions connect all these subsystems and unified the data on AWS platform which can be converted to KPI scores that baseline the building's condition for improvement.
Level 100
Introductory
Sessions are focused on providing an overview of AWS services and features, with the assumption that attendees are new to the topic.
Level 200
Intermediate
Sessions are focused on providing best practices, details of service features and demos with the assumption that attendees have introductory knowledge of the topics.
Level 300
Advanced
Sessions dive deeper into the selected topic. Presenters assume that the audience has some familiarity with the topic, but may or may not have direct experience implementing a similar solution.
Level 400
Expert
Sessions are for attendees who are deeply familiar with the topic, have implemented a solution on their own already, and are comfortable with how the technology works across multiple services, architectures, and implementations.

Featured Speakers

Anthony Lo
Brian Tsang

Co-Founder, Choco Up

Anthony Lo
Lewis Pong

VP of Product, Choco Up

Votee is an AI driven technology company focused on insights, both in consumer insights and enterprise feedback.  Votee's shelf and bespoke solutions have been helping startups, restaurants, MNC's (regional to global), academic institutions, financial institutions, NGO's and government institutions.   

Votee's mission is to bring the world closer together by understanding our differences.  By democratizing insights, allowing more participation of individuals to contribute their opinions, Votee can help bring light to blindspots within all areas of societies.  

Dr. Allen YU is an experienced bioinformatician and molecular biologist. He received his MSc in Computer Science at the University of Oxford and his PhD in Biochemistry at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. For over a decade he has worked on integrated bioinformatics analysis for different genomic diseases, mainly cancer and neuro diseases. Allen published 1 patent and 24 scientific publications which cover diabetes, cancer, infectious diseases and rare neurogenetic diseases. He also published 3 books on big data analysis and visualisation.     Allen’s research career led him to found Codex Genetics Ltd as its Chief Technology Officer. His teams has curated and transformed recent advances in cancer and neuro-genomics research into clinically actionable insights, aiming to streamline precision clinical trials and personalized medicine services in Asia using latest technologies. Allen is also serving as a lecturer in the Department of Health Technology and Informatics at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Through his consultant role at Diaceutics PLC, he has provided  lectures and consultancy service of the APAC diagnostic market landscape to multinational pharmaceutical companies, such as Amgen, Bayer, Janssen, Merck, Novartis and Roche. 

Votee is an AI driven technology company focused on insights, both in consumer insights and enterprise feedback.  Votee's shelf and bespoke solutions have been helping startups, restaurants, MNC's (regional to global), academic institutions, financial institutions, NGO's and government institutions.  Votee's mission is to bring the world closer together by understanding our differences.  By democratizing insights, allowing more participation of individuals to contribute their opinions, Votee can help bring light to blindspots within all areas of societies.  

In the past 30 years working experience in Energy, Control and IT technology management, Dr. So has been involved in major consulting, design and construct projects for both the private and public sectors.  His clients include NTT Data Center, HSBC, University of Macau, China Sinopec, World Bank and much more.  His analytical experiences include mathematic modelling, cloud development and energy management.  With the research knowledge on the fundamental of computational system analysis, Dr. So has developed skills to handle series of simulation and data analytic projects on various aspects in energy management and design using cloud-based platform.

Gary has over 13 years software development experience in mobile, frontend, backend and data Enthusiastic in ML, Data Science and everything related to Computer Science. He also has MSc in Data-Driven Modeling and BEng in Computer Science, HKUST

Creating a data-driven organization has become imperative because data helps get to the truth, predict what’s next, and act on future opportunities. This playbook will help you refine your strategy so you can accelerate innovation and drive your business forward. 

Learn the 5 characteristics of a data-driven organization, understand the benefits of a cloud-based data foundation, discover the 5 steps to modernizing your data, and explore the keys to scaling machine learning.

A Strategic Playbook for Data, Analytics, and Machine Learning

A Strategic Playbook for Data, Analytics, and Machine Learning

Creating a data-driven organization has become imperative because data helps get to the truth, predict what’s next, and act on future opportunities. This playbook will help you refine your strategy so you can accelerate innovation and drive your business forward. 

Learn the 5 characteristics of a data-driven organization, understand the benefits of a cloud-based data foundation, discover the 5 steps to modernizing your data, and explore the keys to scaling machine learning.

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FAQs

Q: Where is the Event hosted?
A: AWS Data Web Day is a free online event.

Q: Who should attend this online Event?
A: Whether you are a technical or business decision maker, IT professional, developer, or simply curious in learning how data is driving the next wave of reinvention, you are welcome to join the event.

Q: What is the language of the Event?
A: The event will mainly be conducted in Cantonese with English presentation slides.

Q: Can I get a confirmation of my event registration?
A: After filling up the registration form, you will receive a confirmation email from customercare@gotowebinar.com with your unique join link to the event.

Q: Do I have to install any software prior to joining this Event?
A: Yes. When you first join a webinar, GoToWebinar will automatically detect your computer setup and direct you to the best join method. If you are on a compatible Windows or Mac computer, then the software will begin to install as soon as you join. In order to install the GoToWebinar desktop app, you'll need to click through a few windows allowing GoToWebinar permission to access your computer. For mobile access, you will have to install the GoToWebinar application. Unfortunately, dial-in or web browser based experience is not available for Hong Kong.

Q: How can I contact the online event organizers?
A: If you have questions that have not been answered above, please email us at aws-hk@amazon.com. 


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