Q: What is different in 2019?
A: This year we will bring more opportunities for you to learn, connect and have fun through a two-day event.
Day 1 is designed for developers, engineers, solution architects and IT professionals who are keen to learn new skills. AWS TechFest features a range of hands-on workshops, training sessions and bootcamps designed to help you accelerate your training skills whether you are new to the cloud or an expert. The sessions will be delivered by AWS experts.
Day 2 is designed for all professionals interested in understanding how they can leverage the AWS Cloud to build their next gen organization. Whether you are a startup, SMB or a large enterprise, you will learn how customers, partners and AWS experts can help you in your journey. The day will feature an Opening and Closing Keynotes, 6 Breakout Tracks, and a new interactive and experiential Solutions Expo.
Q: What AWS Bootcamps are offered during TechFest?
A: There will be discounted full day and half day AWS Bootcamps taking place during TechFest. A separate registration is required to secure your spot via the following links below and enjoy early bird, certified individual & group discounts!
- IoT in Scale: How to Monitor & Manage an IoT Solution Using AWS Services AM
- Predict the Future with Time Series Forecasting and Deep Neural Networks
Q: Who should attend AWS Summit?
A: Whether you are new to the cloud or an experienced user, you will learn something new at an AWS Summit. These events, held around the world, are designed to educate new customers about the AWS platform and offer existing customers deep technical content to be more successful with AWS.
All AWS Summits feature a keynote address highlighting the latest announcements and customer testimonials, and technical sessions led by AWS engineers. You will learn best practices for deploying applications on AWS, optimizing performance, monitoring cloud resources, managing security, cutting costs, and more. You will also have opportunities to meet AWS staff and partners to have your technical questions answered.
Q: How can I contact the conference organizers?
A: If you have questions that have not been answered in the FAQ above, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: What is the price of registration?
A: AWS Summit registration is completely FREE!
Q: What is included in Summit registration?
A: Summit registration gives you access to the Keynote, Breakout Sessions, and Exhibition showcase, as well as receptions held within the conference area. There will be free lunch and refreshments provided!
Q: Can I get a confirmation of my Summit registration?
A: Upon completing the online registration process, you will be emailed a confirmation email with details from email@example.com. If you have already registered and can’t see this email, please check your junk mail folder.
Q: Can I sign up for sessions I want to attend?
A: During the registration process, you may indicate your interest in attending a specific breakout session track. You may choose to attend other sessions on the day of the Summit, provided there is excess capacity. Kindly note that registration does not guarantee a seat to a specific session or track; sessions will be filled on a first come, first seated basis, so do arrive early to ensure that you get a seat. **
Q: Will I need to register myself for each breakout session?
A: Breakout sessions will be filled on a first come first seated basis. As seats are not guaranteed there is no need to pre-register.
Venue & Accommodations
Q: Will there be parking available onsite?
A: There are 2,200 car park lots dedicated to visitors at Singapore EXPO. The following parking rates applies:
- First 2 Hours: S$3.20
- Subsequent 30 minutes: S$1.50
- Maximum Daily Charge: S$20.00
Q: How do I get there via public transport?
A: You can reach Singapore EXPO with the following public transport:
There are several bus services available to reach Singapore EXPO. Services numbers 12, 24 and 38 stop at EXPO Halls 1/2/3 (Bus stop no. 96029) and EXPO Halls 4/5/6 (Bus stop no. 96039), while service numbers 35,47 and 118 stop behind Singapore EXPO (Bus stop no. 96229).
The following are the bus stop numbers around Singapore EXPO:
96229 – Singapore Expo
96029 – Expo Halls 1/2/3
96039 – Expo Halls 4/5/6
Singapore EXPO has a dedicated MRT station next to Hall 6, which is also an interchange station, part of the Changi Airport branch line of the East-West (Green) Line and the Downtown (Blue) Line in the Tampines planning area. Trains arrive every 5 minutes from Changi International Airport and Tanah Merah MRT station. A direct, more convenient way to arrive at Singapore EXPO is through the Downtown Line. It now takes only 30 minutes from CBD areas such as Clarke Quay, Marina Bay and River Valley.
Q: What is the nearest hotel within walking distance to Singapore Expo?
Q: Will the slides be shared after the event?
A: Yes, slides will be made available following the event. A separate email containing a link to access an exclusive AWS Summit On-Demand page will be made available in the days following the event where you can replace all of your favorite sessions!