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AWS Summit Canberra


Join us to learn how organisations of all sizes are using Amazon Web Services (AWS) to accelerate innovation and drive their missions forward. The AWS Summit Canberra is a chance to get inspired, dive deep, and begin to build.

Registration is now open!


Paving the way for innovation

Whether you are new to the cloud or an experienced user, learn something new at the AWS Summit Canberra to meet your mission. We designed this public sector-led, complimentary event to educate about AWS and help customers develop the skills to design, deploy, and operate infrastructure and applications. 

Take advantage of the many opportunities to learn about AWS services and solutions, and engage in hands-on learning to accelerate your nonprofit, government, or education organisation.

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Why attend?

Join AWS leadership to hear how organizations like yours can continue to push boundaries.
Breakout content
Breakout content
With several lecture-style and interactive sessions to learn from, join us no matter where you are on your AWS journey.
Work with AWS Partners
Work with AWS Partners
Discover how AWS Partners can help you unlock agility and innovation for your organisation.
AWS DeepRacer
AWS DeepRacer League Summit Race
Compete in the world’s first global, autonomous racing league to win prizes, glory, and a chance to advance to the Championship Cup.
AWS Training and Certification
AWS Training and Certification
Get equipped with the knowledge it takes to move your organization—and mission—forward.

Keynote speakers

Max Peterson, Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector, AWS

Max Peterson, Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector, AWS

Iain Rouse, Director for Australia, New Zealand and Oceania AWS

Iain Rouse, Director, Australia, New Zealand, and Oceania, AWS

Join Max Peterson as he discusses the accelerated innovation in the public sector, celebrates pioneers driving change, and provides an outlook on the opportunities ahead. Max will highlight how the cloud is helping our customers pave new paths and deliver mission-critical outcomes that are making the world a better and safer place while enabling them to move faster, improve security, and keep costs low.

Iain Rouse will kick off the keynote with highlights from Australia and New Zealand, and provide updates on how AWS is continuing to invest in this region. He will also highlight some of the activities and sessions to get involved in throughout the day. Get inspired and ready to build.  

D I S C O V E R  Y O U R  P A S S I O N 


Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML)



Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence



EC2 Compute

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)

Front-end Web and Mobile

Front-end Web and Mobile


Internet of Things (IoT)

Modern App – Containers & Serverless

Modern Applications – Containers & Serverless

Networking & Global Infrastructure

Networking & Global Infrastructure




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Session types

Breakout sessions
Lecture-style presentations covering all topics at all levels and delivered by AWS experts, builders, customers, and partners. Breakout sessions typically include a Q&A at the end.
Chalk talks
Highly interactive sessions with a small audience. Experts lead you through problems and solutions on a digital whiteboard as the discussion unfolds.
AWS DeepRacer workshops
Hands-on learning session where you will get started with reinforcement learning (RL), a machine learning (ML) technique through AWS DeepRacer. You'll need an AWS account, and we'll provide AWS Promotional Credit to all attendees. Come prepared with your laptop and willingness to learn.

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Session levels

L E V E L   1 0 0


Sessions focus on providing an overview of AWS services and features, with the assumption that attendees are new to the topic.

L E V E L   2 0 0


Sessions focus on providing best practices, details of service features, and demos with the assumption that attendees have introductory knowledge of the topics.

L E V E L   3 0 0


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.

L E V E L   4 0 0


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.

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AWS DeepRacer

Race for prizes, glory, and a chance to advance to the AWS DeepRacer Grand Finale to compete for the coveted Championship Cup. Build and train a reinforcement learning model at a workshop, or bring one you trained at home. Then put your model to the test and compete on the track in the AWS Summit Expo. Start your engines, the race is on!

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AWS DeepRacer