AWS Modern Applications Web Day Hong Kong
|2:00pm - 2:30pm||
Overview of Modern Applications (Level 100)
Raymond Tsang, Senior Technical Trainer, AWS
|2:35pm - 3:05pm||
Choosing between Container vs Serverless Featuring Fill Easy Limited (Level 200)
Clifford Duke, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS
|3:10pm - 3:40pm||
Deploy Generative AI Models on Amazon EKS (Level 300)
Mariana Chow, Solutions Architect, AWS
|3:45pm - 4:15pm||
Accelerating Modern Application Delivery: Backend for Frontends with Cloud Natives featuring Oursky (Level 200)
Ben Cheng, Founder, Oursky Limited
|4:20pm - 4:35pm||
Shawn Zhang, HKT Cloud Native Specialist Solutions Architect, AWS
|4:40pm - 5:10pm||
How to run native web app on Lambda using Lambda Extension (Level 300)
Raymond Lai, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS
|5:15pm - 5:45pm||
Using Serverless & Containers to rapidly deliver a generative AI chatbot application (Level 300)
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November 17, 2023 (Fri) | 2:00PM - 5:45PM
|2:00pm - 2:35pm||
Overview of Modern Applications (Cantonese | Level 100)
Raymond Tsang, Technical Trainer, AWS
This presentation covers an overview of what we mean when we say modern applications and then zoom out to look at trends we’re seeing in enterprise businesses. Then we’ll deep dive on what Amazon has done to transform over the past several years and talk about what you can do to begin building modern applications.
|2:35pm - 3:10pm||
Enhancing user engagement and building a community in digital era - featuring HKET (Cantonese | Level 200)
In the digital era, more people rely on the Internet for social interaction but keeping them engaged is not easy. HKET, a leading multi-media company in Hong Kong, always strive to provide high quality and personalized contents to its users. In this session, HKET will share how they build a scalable, real-time, and secure digital community platform for users to share their interests and seamlessly interact with each other. We will also introduce some latest AWS technologies including AWS AppSync, Amazon Neptune, and Amazon DynamoDB.
|3:10pm - 3:50pm||
Modern Applications Technical Sharing Session with Deloitte (Cantonese | Level 200)
As more companies modernize their application portfolio using cloud native services, they are recognizing that legacy approaches aren’t providing value. In this session, you will get an insight of common business drivers, challenges and recent trends of application modernization, what technology stacks you can leverage to land the cloud native solutions ; We also invited our global consulting partner – Deloitte to share their perspective and approach on application modernization, as well as a recent case where they helped a client launch a completely revamped member engagement app in 6 months using AWS.
|3:50pm - 4:00pm||Break|
|4:00pm - 4:35pm||
Getting Started with Event-Driven Architecture (Cantonese | Level 200)
This session will familiarize you with the basics of event driven architecture, concepts of choreography and orchestration, AWS services that help build the Event Driven architectures together with common Event-driven practical use cases.
|4:35pm - 5:10pm||
Get started with Karpenter – Just-in-time Nodes for your Amazon EKS Clusters (Cantonese | Level 300)
Alick Wong, Solutions Architect, AWS
In this session, learn how Karpenter, an open-source high-performance Kubernetes cluster autoscaler simplifies Kubernetes infrastructure with the right nodes at the right time. We cover how to setup Karpenter on Amazon EKS and simplify autoscaling and improve application availability. Learn how Karpenter automatically launches just the right compute resources to handle your cluster's applications. Take full advantage of the cloud with fast and simple compute provisioning for Kubernetes clusters with Karpenter.
|5:10pm - 5:45pm||
Best practices for deploying containers (English | Level 200)
Donnie Prakoso, Principal Developer Advocate, AWS
Building applications with containers has become the preferred approach for developers. Twelve-Factor App, a methodology for building software-as-a-service apps has become the most popular and adopted methodology to design and architect applications in the cloud. In this session, we deep dive into how you can implement each factor in the Twelve-Factor App methodology with AWS Copilot to run and operate scalable, reliable, secure, and extensible apps with Amazon ECS. We also tackle how to overcome the lengthy process to run apps in the cloud and make it a non-trivial challenge to get the apps to the market, even if an app is running in localhost.
Note: Agenda is subject to changes
Assistant IT Director, HKET
Principal Developer Advocate, AWS
Technical Trainer, AWS
Senior Solutions Architect, AWS
Solutions Architect, AWS
Solutions Architect, AWS
Partner of System Delivery & Modernization, Deloitte
Sunny is a Partner in Deloitte Consulting, leading up the Systems Delivery & Modernisation practice in Hong Kong, with over 18 years of experience in technology advisory and delivery. He has extensive experience serving many different industries across Asia and North America in large-scale technology delivery, enterprise architecture, digital transformation, customer experience, digital organisation and operating models, innovation strategy, and launching new propositions.
Prior to joining AWS, Raymond has worked as consultant and system architect at other US-based AWS partner vendors.
Aaron Chong is a Solutions Architect at AWS Hong Kong. He specializes in the data analytics domain and works with a wide range of enterprise customers to design and implement serverless data architectures, modernize data engineering practices, and advocate AI/ML adoptions.