Modernize, Unify and Innovate to unlock your cloud potential

The AWS Summit Hong Kong will bring the cloud community together to hear keynotes from local industry leaders, dive deep during educational sessions, engage in technical demos, and listen to inspiring customer case studies. This insight-packed event will demonstrate how modernized cloud infrastructure is enabling businesses to adapt to challenges and seize new opportunities. It will also outline how you can harness the power of data in your organization, discover its untapped potential, and unify it to gain business advantage.

Whether you are a newcomer or an experienced user looking to explore the latest cloud technologies, lower costs or improve operational efficiency, you’ll learn something new at the AWS Summit Hong Kong. Join us and start innovating and reimagining your business to unlock the power of cloud.

Event highlights

50+ Sessions, 40+ expert speakers, 1 Summit

Based on your business needs and technical expertise, build your own agenda from a broad range of topics: AI & Machine Learning, Security & Compliance, Migration, Data & Analytics, DevOps, Digital Transformation and more.

Interactive Virtual Expo

Visit our AWS Pavilion, Partner Solutions Zone, hands-on content and more to find out how AWS can help you unlock agility and innovation for your business.

Training & Certification

Learn from a series of labs and express training courses. Or chat with our experts online to understand how to get started, get certified, and build your own learning path.

Ask the Experts 1:1 Live Q&A

Get your questions answered live by AWS experts and Solutions Architects.

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Matt Wood

Dr. Matt Wood

VP, Business Analytics, Amazon Web Services

Robert Wang

Robert Wang

Managing Director, Hong Kong & Taiwan, AWS

Olivier Klein

Olivier Klein

Chief Technologist, Asia-Pacific, AWS

Joel Lam

Joel Lam

Head of IT, WeLend

Samson Yu

Samson Yu

Executive Officer & IT GM, Yamato Logistics Hong Kong

Covergo, Ztore, Prizm and Dayta AI
Dah Chong Hong, Maxim’s Caterers, Springdel and Fleet Management
LeapXpert, Cityline, Yamato Logistics and Gusto Labs
Peplink, SHK, InReality and MSIG Insurance

Agenda

Build your own agenda on the event platform, and gain insights from a full catalogue of sessions that are most relevant to your topic interest, and industry. These in-depth discussions will be delivered by AWS subject matter experts who will share best practices and real-world customer stories with you.

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  • Keynote
  • Welcome remarks and opening keynote

    (featuring Welend & Yamato Logistics)

    09:20 AM - 10:30 AM (HKT)

    Join Robert Wang, Managing Director of AWS Hong Kong & Taiwan, and Dr. Matt Wood, VP of Business Analytics at Amazon Web Services as they talk about how customers in Hong Kong, and across the globe, are using AWS to transform their businesses. In this one hour long keynote, our speakers, including customer speakers from WeLend and Yamato Logistics, will discuss exciting innovations that make AWS the best place to run your applications, while also making better, faster decisions with your data.

    Speakers:
    Robert Wang, Managing Director, Hong Kong & Taiwan, AWS
    Dr. Matt Wood, VP, Business Analytics, Amazon Web Services
    Samson Yu, Executive Officer & IT GM, Yamato Logistics Hong Kong
    Joel Lam, Head of IT, WeLend

    Afternoon keynote: Build modern, secure applications with sustainability in mind

    1:15 PM - 1:45 PM (HKT)

    In this afternoon keynote we are looking into how you can go cloud-native in modern applications with continous compliance, reduce carbon footprint and build a sustainable business on AWS platform.

    Speaker:
    Olivier Klein, Chief Technologist Asia-Pacific, AWS

  • AI & Machine Learning
  • AI & Machine Learning

    Level 200 - 300 | Intermediate - Advanced

    Unleashing creativity & productivity — AI/ML delivers value to nearly every aspect of business in virtually any industry. Learn how to conceptualize the end-to-end process of building ML models. Find out how you can use AI to automate and improve productivity. And discover ways that AI/ML can help you solve common business problems.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Identifying fraud in the digital era with Amazon Fraud Detector

    Amazon Fraud Detector is a fully managed service that enables customers to identify potentially fraudulent activities and eliminate online crime. Learn how you can combine your historical data with 20+ years of Amazon experience to gain insights and construct an accurate, customized fraud detection model.

    Clifford Duke, Startup Solutions Architect, AWS

    11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Accelerate innovation using Low-Code & No-Code ML

    As machine learning becomes mainstream, analysts are increasingly trying to apply it to their data to improve business outcomes. Amazon SageMaker Canvas expands access to machine learning by providing business analysts with a visual point-and-click interface that allows them to generate accurate ML predictions on their own. In this session, you will learn more about AWS low-code & no-code ML services, and how you can enable collaboration between the business and the data science teams with Amazon SageMaker.

    Aaron Chong, Solutions Architect, AWS

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Improving business efficiency with AI/ML

    Learn how you can use AWS machine learning and AI services to address specific business outcomes. In this presentation, learn how to address common use cases, such as personalized recommendations, modernizing contact centers, intelligent search and intelligent document processing.

    Mario Li, Solutions Architect, AWS

    1:45 PM - 2:15 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    AI is key enabler of digital transformation & businesses must prepare for an AI-led future to solve real-world challenges. Learn how to democratise and build AI for your organisation at critical performance and impact on the Intel technologies powered on Amazon EC2 platforms. Get ready to reimagine the Future with Disruptive, fast and efficient AI.

    Akanksha Balani, AWS APJ Alliance head @ Intel, Global AI GTM Lead, Intel

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Transforming traditional stores with Machine Learning (featuring Dayta.ai)

    A modernized analytics platform gives retailers a flexible, scalable solution to ingest, store and analyze retail-specific data to generate the customer and operational insights they need to differentiate themselves. In this section, Dayta.ai will share how their solution provides shopper analytics and analyses videos in real-time, Cyclops can connect most video cameras to acquire, evaluate and interpret in-store data. And also evaluate the visitor experience inside your store or property.

    Kenneth Yu, Business Development Manager, AWS
    Patrick Tu, CEO & Co-founder, Dayta AI

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | Cantonese

    Automate your Machine Learning lifecyle with MLOps (featuring Sun Hung Kai Properties)

    MLOps is becoming a hot topic for operating and maintaining machine learning models to ensure CI/CD and agility in production environments. In this session, Sun Hung Kai Properties will showcase its current position in the machine learning development lifecycle, and how MLOps addresses operational challenges. We will also dive deep into the MLOps architecture and explore how AWS helps implement the MLOps automation pipeline.

    Hei Chow, Solutions Architect, AWS
    Thomas Shum, Group Data Lead, Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited

    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM (HKT)

    Level 300 | Advanced | English

    How to succeed in a Machine Learning project

    According to recent studies, many machine learning workloads fail before they reach production. In this session, we invite you to hear our experience of successful machine learning projects. We will share the best practices in each phase of the machine learning lifecycle: scoping, data, modeling, and deployment. And we will demonstrate how AWS ML services can help you increase productivity, accelerate machine learning lifecycle and improve success rates.

    Yanwei Cui, ML Specialist, Solutions Architect, AWS
    Gordon Wang, Data Scientist, Professional Services, AWS
  • Data & Insights
  • Data & Insights

    Level 100 - 300 | Introductory - Advanced

    Transforming your Business with Data — building a data-driven organization is an opportunity for you to transform your business, discover new insights, and empower your employees. A data-driven organization leverages democratized data platforms to drive hyper-personalization, build better products and customer experiences, and make higher quality business decisions and predictions in (near) real-time.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Accelerate your time to insights with fast, easy, and secure cloud data warehousing at scale

    In the modern world, businesses with direct access to data make more informed decisions, respond faster to the unexpected, and uncover new opportunities. But, to handle massive data growth, organizations need a strategy that will scale as business needs evolve. This session introduces how Amazon Redshift enables customers to achieve performance at scale, and analyze all their data across operational databases, data lakes, data warehouses, and third-party data sets.

    Fortune Hui, Partner Solutions Architect, AWS

    11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    Driving better operational decision making in the shipping industry through the use of analytics (featuring Fleet Management)

    Follow the analytics journey of Fleet Management on AWS. They assessed different architectural options to make sure they were laying the right foundations to meet their analytics vision. Explore the challenges they faced along the way, understand how they overcame them, and appreciate how they are using data to improve their operational decision making.

    Edmund Wong, Business Development Manager, AWS
    Shah Irani, Chief Technology Officer, Fleet Management (part of Caravel Group)

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | Cantonese

    How Maxim’s Data Enrich Customer Experiences (featuring Maxim’s Caterers)

    These days, data is critical to enriching the experience for customers. Maxim’s will highlight how cloud architecture has equipped it to deal with large data sets and helped it to achieve its goals.

    Edmund Wong, Business Development Manager, AWS
    Natalie Yeung, Lead - Financial Application & Business Intelligence Group IT, Maxim’s Caterers Ltd.

    1:45 PM - 2:15 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Whether it’s creating more eco-friendly operations, committing to diversity and inclusion, taking part in climate change initiatives or other efforts, businesses are making environmental, social and governance (ESG) programs a priority. Cloud-based data management, reporting and analytics can help support ESG by automating processes and standardising the data, providing increased transparency and data-driven insights within the organisation as leaders seek to better understand diverse social and environmental risks. Organisations must map their cloud-based, data driven strategy onto specific needs around cybersecurity, as well as compliance. PwC helps clients reduce risk initiatives by identifying and addressing security, privacy, and regulatory barriers. PwC’s AWS cloud deployments are augmented by deep business and technical experience, proven methodologies, and a strategy through execution approach.

    James Lee, PwC Consulting Lead (Data, AI & Cloud), Partner
    Daryl Li, PwC Cloud Security Lead, Hacker

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Modern data architecture with the best of both data lakes and purpose-built data stores

    The next wave of digital transformation will be data-driven, and organizations will have to reinvent themselves using data to make decisions quickly and gain faster and deeper insights to serve their customers. In this session, you will learn how AWS can help you build new experiences and reimagine old processes with a modern data architecture. We will also provide an overview on how you can store, organize, secure, and analyze your data using AWS purpose-built data services.

    Aaron Chong, Solutions Architect, AWS

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 300 | Advanced | English

    Building with AWS purpose-built databases

    The gradual shift in application architecture patterns, from monolithic to microservices, raises a question. Is it more sensible to consider using the type of database that best fits the function / use case of the application? In this session, you will learn how different purpose-built databases offered by AWS are being adopted by AWS customers, as well as understand the underlying infrastructure design and its functionalities, so you can make more accurate database choices for your application / functionality.

    Samson Lee, Solutions Architect, AWS

    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Analytics for everyone with ML-powered Amazon QuickSight

    Powered by machine learning, Amazon QuickSight allows everyone in your organization to understand your data by asking questions in natural language, exploring it through interactive dashboards, or automatically looking for patterns and outliers. Learn how QuickSight powers millions of dashboard views a week for customers, and allowing them to make better data-driven decisions.

    Alvin Cheung, Senior Business Development Manager, AWS
  • Industries Embracing the Cloud
  • Industries Embracing the Cloud

    Level 100 - 200 | Introductory - Intermediate

    Financial Services & Retail — AWS provides a comprehensive suite of solutions, with proven capability to meet your specific business needs for scale, cost savings, application performance, continuous innovation, and agility. With this portfolio of industry solutions, organizations can capture more meaningful insights, intelligently automate business processes, and operate more securely.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    How MSIG HK is achieving business growth leveraging data (featuring MSIG HK)

    Financial services institutions that run systems on legacy, on-premises technology that dates back decades can face severe challenges – especially when it comes to leveraging data and enabling modern experiences for their customers. AWS is working with carriers and other players to help them modernize their businesses by Leveraging Data and Machine Learning. So they can gain deeper insights, optimize processes, and accelerate innovation with AI/ML. Learn how MSIG built a Unified Customer Platform to drive business growth by leveraging AWS services.

    Gurindar Singh, Head of Insurance Business Development, AWS
    Alan Yue, Senior Vice President- IT, MSIG HK

    11:05 AM - 11:20 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    FSI Lightning Talk: Empowering DBS Quants with high performance compute (featuring DBS Bank)

    To move beyond the limits of on-premises high performance computing (HPC), many “Quants” are leveraging cloud services to support the most advanced computing applications. Learn how the DBS Quant team built a modern, high throughput compute solution using Amazon ECS and Elasticache, that allows users to submit high volumes of requests and dynamically scale their environments.

    Wayne Toh, Solutions Architect, AWS
    Gengpu Liu, Executive Director, Quant & Tech Modelling, Treasury and Markets, DBS Bank

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    Financial services security and compliance

    Security and Compliance remain the top priorities for FSIs when migrating to the Cloud. AWS works directly with Financial Services customers, partners, and regulators to enable the secure and compliant adoption of AWS services in the following ways: contractual compliance, customer guidance, vendor due diligence, and regulatory engagement. This session will discuss the FSI compliance aspects for using AWS in Hong Kong and the security solutions for FSI cloud adoption. It is designed to help the IT Risk, Security and Compliance teams within FSIs obtain the understanding they need to confidently migrate critical workloads to AWS."

    Simon Lawrie, Security Solutions Architect, AWS
    Kelvin Leung, Hong Kong Compliance Specialist, AWS

    1:45 PM - 2:15 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    With the threat, incidence and success of cyberattacks like ransomware at an all time high, your organization needs an air-tight strategy to protect itself. In this session we will highlight why secure backup is your last line of defense, as well as:

    •  5 security best practices in hybrid cloud and cloud-native environments
    • What Veeam and AWS are doing to help you secure your data
    • Live demos to show you how easy the first steps to take are
    Chris Wong, Regional Channel Systems Engineer, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Veeam

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    InReality: Analytics in Retail (featuring InReality)

    AWS provides the broadest selection of analytics services to fit all your data analytics needs. They enable organizations of all sizes and industries to reinvent their businesses with data. Learn how a Retail Analytics Solution platform can augment the shopping experience of customers and facilitate optimization for retailers. By leveraging this platform, retailers can measure traffic, impressions, engagement and in-store dwell time. This lets them understand the factors affecting their customer outcomes so they can maximize engagement.

    Kelvin Lam, Territory Business Development Manager, AWS
    Shylesh Karuvath, Co-founder & CTO, InReality

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | Cantonese

    Prizm: CRM modernization for retail (featuring Prizm)

    With over two decades of experience in Amazon.com, AWS enables retailers to build insight engine, optimize operations and transform customer engagement. By leveraging benefits of cloud and AWS services, retailer can capture more customer data to understand their trend and behaviors. The data also help retailers to build a highly-customized marketing strategy, which leads to customer-obsession and business opportunities. In this session, Prizm will share how AWS support their SaaS solutions to automate and unlock the value behind data.

    Carson Chan, Territory Business Development Manager, AWS
    Kelvin Wong, Account Director, Prizm

    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | Cantonese

    How Ztore scale through unpredictable traffic spike with Serverless Architecture? (featuring Ztore)

    The pandemic is dynamically changing the outlook of e-commerce in Hong Kong – driving unprecedented demand, creating new shopping trends, and shifting consumer behavior. Ztore believes technology address these challenges and turn them into opportunities? Ztore will outline how it is using AWS to scale applications during the most unpredictable periods and offer better user experiences to customers.

    Po Chan, Business Development Manager, AWS
    Justin Kwok, VP, Information Technology, Ztore HK Limited
  • Security & Compliance
  • Security & Compliance

    Level 100 - 400 | Introductory - Expert

    Raising the Bar — Security is Job Zero at AWS. Join us to discover how you can leverage the latest cloud security solutions to establish your own security and governance practices and build a world class security capability for your organization to move fast and stay secure. This track will cover the most efficient ways to track changes, monitor compliance, and improve application resiliency and performance safely and effectively.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Raising your AWS security posture with operational excellence

    As organizations move to cloud, they need to build better visibility and security into their workflows. This session will introduce native AWS security services and use cases, along with best practices. It will help you to improve your operational excellence and AWS security posture.

    Alvin Deng, Security Assurance Consultant, AWS

    11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Securely managing identities and access in AWS

    Using AWS Identity Services to securely manage your access can make a big difference. For example, by introducing different types of IAM policy, or even combining policies, can reduce security risks in identity access. To manage scalable access control, AWS Organizations and SSO will be introduced. Also, you will learn about how to use IAM Access Analyzer to achieve least privilege access control.

    Samuel Suen, Senior Solutions Architect, FSI Industry, AWS

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    Data storage and protection on AWS (featuring LeapXpert)

    If you want to discover how to innovate faster, safer and more securely with your data on AWS, this is the session for you. LeapXpert will provide perspective on how the instant messaging apps industry is tackling this challenge – from what regulators require, to the importance of responsible business communication, and how the company is securing its workloads and data on AWS.

    Sourabh Paul, Business Development Manager - FSI, AWS
    Chilip Lai, Director of Business Development and Channels, LeapXpert
    Mujtaba Haider, Lead Solution Architect, LeapXpert

    1:45 PM - 2:15 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    As businesses adopt cloud computing in their environment, there is a growing concern on cloud security and how to safeguard and govern cloud data usage. In this session, we will cover AWS security best practices and what it takes to protect cloud infrastructure and the critical data. We will also discuss the importance of cloud security assessment and tools to help automate the process to keep your cloud environment secure and compliance to industry standards."

    Tad Davis, Global Cloud Solutions Engineer, Global IaaS
    Victor Law, Senior General Manager, Cyber Security

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 300 | Advanced | English

    Increase the cyber resilience efficiency by Threat Modelling

    Cyber threats change constantly. This session will examine the latest threat trends and updates on Hong Kong regulatory requirements. We’ll also cover ways to enhance Cyber Resilience, such as with Threat Modelling initiatives that companies can use to proactively identify attack paths in their architectures and respond to incidents.

    Sharon Lam, Senior Solutions Architect, FSI HK, AWS

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 400 | Expert | English

    Shift-left cloud security in SDLC

    In this session we will talk about shift-left cloud security by executing static IaC analysis in the SDLC as well as where IaC scan sits in the CI/CD pipeline. We will introduce languages and tools such as Rego, CodeQL and Semgrep and deep dive into the code used to check your cloud provisioning code with step-by-step examples. Be prepared for navigating through predicate logic, Abstract Syntax Tree and Control Flow Analysis!

    Boris So, Sr Security Consultant, AWS
  • Cloud for Every Application
  • Cloud for Every Application

    Level 200 - 300 | Intermediate - Advanced

    Connecting everything and everyone — Technology is growing to become the primary tool to solve business challenges. As builders, we continually modernize our architecture so that organizations can deliver their products securely with high availability, scalability, and optimal cost-efficiency. This track will not only show you the latest trends, but will help you to understand how technologies and design patterns can help you solve your biggest architectural challenges.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    How application modernization and decentralized operating model help to decrease “time-to-value” (featuring Covergo)

    Organizations are looking to become more agile, so they can innovate, respond faster to change, and accelerate time to market. In this session, we will share our experience of why and how to build modern applications by breaking up the work from engineering and people transformation perspectives. Our customer, Covergo, will share how it leverages AWS’ serverless architecture and agile operational model to modernize applications while reducing risk and operational overhead, improving performance and enhancing lower total cost of ownership.

    Nora Zhou, Cloud Architect, AWS
    Andrey Leskov, Chief Technology Officer, Covergo

    11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Connecting the edge to AWS with Peplink’s solutions (featuring Peplink)

    AWS’ networking foundations help to reduce network complexity, improve security posture, and upgrade our customers’ ability to monitor and manage their network – all while lowering costs. In this session, we will walk through the fundamentals of AWS networking services. You can also hear from Peplink, a leading SD-WAN solution provider, about how their solutions help AWS with reliable edge connectivity, supported by some reference cases.

    Aaron Chong, Solutions Architect, AWS
    Travis Durick, Technical Marketing Engineer, Peplink

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Building next-generation event-driven applications with event-driven architectures

    Many of the most difficult problems for modern enterprise workloads can be solved with event-driven architectures. In this session, youi'll learn how to use an event-based approach to decouple and decentralize application components. You can use AWS messaging services to connect microservices and coordinate data flow, with a minimum of custom code.

    Raymond Lai, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS

    1:45 PM - 2:15 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    In this session, find out how Kyndryl works with AWS to help enterprises achieve cloud transformation success and unlock new possibilities. Kyndryl is at the heart of progress - modernizing and managing the world’s mission-critical systems and services. We deliver for our customers by combining decades of experience, advanced delivery capabilities, and a deep understanding of their environments. Hear how we help customers accelerate cloud adoption and innovation, realize value on AWS faster and achieve transformational business outcomes.

    Firas Bouz, Vice President, Solutions, Kyndryl

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 300 | Advanced | English

    The section will explore how to interconnect your on-premises and AWS networks. Discover how the new AWS Direct Connect SiteLink links your locations by sending data over the shortest path between Direct Connect points of presence (POPs). See how the new AWS Cloud WAN service uses integrated dashboards and network policies to build and manage a network spanning multiple locations, types, and regions – eliminating the need to configure each of them individually while building a global network.

    Gary Ko, Sr. Hybrid Specialist Solutions Architect, AWS

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Innovating with IoT on AWS

    In addition to accelerating digital transformation, IoT is the springboard for smarter homes, workplaces, and industrial processes. In this presentation, learn about the AWS IoT core services and capabilities that enable customers to unlock today's insights to transform tomorrow's industries.

    Benson Kwong, Solutions Architect, AWS
  • Developer Acceleration
  • Developer Acceleration

    Level 100 - 200 | Introductory - Intermediate

    Building for tomorrow — Developers are builders who imagine and invent the future. They use tools and patterns to build their products with various technologies. In this track, you will learn about a range of AWS tools that can help you improve your productivity and efficiency.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    What’s new in Amazon EC2

    Millions of customers run diverse workloads on the AWS Compute platform every day — from cloud native businesses to traditional enterprises. Technology is transforming the world. Today, a typical enterprise allocates only 15% of its IT budget towards innovation, and the remaining 85% goes towards maintaining existing infrastructure [IDC]. The AWS compute platform makes it easy for you to shift your budgets from maintaining existing infrastructure to accelerating innovation. We offer the broadest and deepest compute platform that enables you to run any workload, including enterprise and mission critical applications. In today's session, Tim Tong will present "What's new in Amazon EC2?".

    Tim Tong, Senior GTM Specialist, HKT, AWS

    11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    Edge of things for enterprise (featuring Springdel)

    Join this session and learn how to leverage AWS DevOps to manage thousands of edge devices on scaling, on edge computing and software updates.

    Renee Wong, Business Development Manager, AWS
    Calvin Chung, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Springdel

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Edge networking to optimize your user experience and improve security

    In this session, you will learn how organisations can leverage AWS edge networking services to increase performance, availability, and security for customer-facing applications.

    Jason Hon, Solutions Architect, AWS

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Infrastructure as code (featuring Gusto Labs)

    In this session, our guest speakers from the Metaverse Event creator Gusto Labs, will explain how it leverages AWS CloudFormation and AWS X-Ray to manage cloud resources. Events hosted in the Metaverse need to scale up and down according to traffic. AWS CloudFormation helps with all the manual work. Join this session and learn how you can scale your infrastructure worldwide, and manage resources across all AWS accounts and regions through a single operation.

    Renee Wong, Business Development Manager, AWS
    Lucas Cheung, President, Gusto Labs
    Dante Tsang, CTO, Gusto Labs

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Cost optimization with the AWS well-architected design principles

    As its name suggests, the AWS Well-Architected Framework describes the key concepts, design principles, and architectural best practices for designing and running workloads in the cloud. It helps cloud architects build secure, high-performing, resilient, and efficient infrastructure for a variety of applications and workloads. In this session we will explain how to achieve cost optimization by using the design principles in the Cost Optimization Pillar.

    Jun-Tin Yeh, Geo Solutions Architect, AWS Well-Architected, AWS
  • Digital Transformation
  • Digital Transformation

    Level 100 - 200 | Introductory - Intermediate

    Reimagining your business — In these difficult times, organizations need agility and an-innovation friendly mindset in order to resolve challenges and thrive. It highlights how businesses can exploit cloud technology to meet today's biggest challenges, and build sustainable, more resilient businesses to meet future needs head-on.

    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    Dah Chong Hong has responded rapid market changes with Digital Transformation initiatives. In this session, the Group CIO will share how Cloud transformation can help organizations to realize business value and showcase some key learnings.

    Ray Lam, Senior Business Development Manager, AWS
    Alan Chung, Group CIO, Dah Chong Hong

    11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    AWS Digital Innovation Program

    AWS Digital Innovation Program introduces business leaders to Amazon's peculiar, customer-centric approach to innovation, provides examples and approaches for how Amazon.com has used technology to accelerate innovation, and engages with customers who want to experience Amazon’s innovation mechanisms first-hand, Working Backwards from their end-customer.

    Jacqueline Chong, Digital Innovation Lead, HKT, AWS

    11:40 AM - 12:10 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Migrating and modernizing enterprise workloads

    Migrating enterprise workloads usually involves legacy applications and databases. In this session, we’ll introduce the approaches and services that AWS provides. So you can plan your next migration initiative, and understand which tools bests suit your application portfolio.

    Henry Ho, Solutions Architect, AWS

    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | Cantonese

    Setting up an online shop with payment gateway and e-loyalty in just 3 weeks (featuring Cityline)

    In this session, Cityline Business Head Billy Lee, will share his secrets on leveraging AWS technologies to provide clients a reliable, secure and scalable environment. He will also explain how he managed to cut the implementation for Cityline’s online shops to just three weeks.

    Henry Ho, Solutions Architect, AWS

    2:55 PM - 3:25 PM (HKT)

    Level 200 | Intermediate | English

    Striving in the era of remote workplace with Amazon Connect, Amazon WorkSpaces & Amazon AppStream 2.0

    Although the remote working explosion has helped with continuity, it has also brought challenges when it comes to ensuring a satisfactory customer experience and employee productivity. This session introduces solutions from AWS that solve those problems. They include: Amazon Connect – a cloud-native contact center solution that delivers a better customer service experience; and Amazon Workspaces + Amazon AppStream 2.0, which deliver the kind of remote work experience you want.

    Samson Lee, Solutions Architect, AWS

    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM (HKT)

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    Digital transformation and procurement modernization with AWS Marketplace

    Organizations of all sizes face challenges in their software supply chain, from the high cost of using legacy software, to drawn-out procurement cycles that inhibit innovation, and a lack of visibility into software use. This session explores how you can simplify and modernize the software supply chain with AWS Marketplace – a curated digital catalog that customers can use to find, buy, deploy, and manage third-party software, data, and services. Learn how you can access 12,000+ products from 2,000+ providers on AWS Marketplace to achieve your digital transformation objectives.

    Maggie Mai, Partner Development Manager, AWS
    Po Chan, Business Development Manager, AWS
  • Startup Loft
  • Startup Loft

    Level 100 | Introductory

    Scale Your Startup with AWS — Gain insights from some of the fastest-growing startups as they talk through their founder journeys, deep dive into technical architectures, and discuss how they built and scaled on AWS.

    Video on demand

    Level 100 | Introductory | English

    How AWS Empowers Startups

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    AWS Founder Spotlight - Journey of Alphalion

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    AWS Founder Spotlight - Journey of Respond.io: Building Better Communication

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