The AWS Summit brings together the cloud computing community to connect, collaborate and learn about AWS. In this action-packed event, you can choose from numerous breakout sessions covering a broad range of topics and technical depth. Attend introductory sessions on new and existing AWS solutions or participate in sessions that go deep into architecture and code. All sessions will be delivered by subject matter experts from AWS or expert customers who can share their real world experiences and lessons learned.
Dr. Matt Wood is part of the technical leadership team at Amazon Web Services, pulling from over a decade of expertise in distributed systems, architecture, web-scale analytics, big data, machine learning and high performance computing to help customers bring their ideas to life through technology. After medical school, Dr. Wood completed his PhD in machine learning and bioinformatics, joined Cornell as a research fellow, and contributed to the next generation DNA sequencing platform at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. Since joining Amazon Web Services in early 2010, he has played a role in introducing many significant new features and services to customers on the AWS Cloud, including AWS Lambda, Amazon Kinesis and Amazon Machine Learning.
AWS provides a broad platform of managed services to help you build, secure, and seamlessly scale end-to-end Big Data applications quickly and with ease. Big Data & Analytics sessions will provide a general overview to help you get started with big data on AWS, as well as more advanced best practices, common use cases, and architectural design patterns to collect, store, process, and analyze Big Data.
Learn how teams inside AWS have created a program to encourage different types of thinking to tap into the full potential of their team while encouraging personal and professional development.
With a long history in enabling enterprises to successfully adopt cloud computing, AWS delivers a mature set of services specifically designed for the unique security, compliance, operations, and scale requirements of large organizations. We will explore how to select projects for the cloud, how to improve economics, how to plan and execute migrations with hybrid architectures, the implementation of dev-ops, and managing change.
Learn from the pioneers in the public sector technology world and hear what drove their decision to go “all-in” with the AWS Cloud. These enterprise leaders will share insights into their decision-making process and how their technology strategies have impacted the future of their organizations.
Protecting your cloud infrastructure is critical to your customer’s trust and the integrity of your business. Security-focused sessions will help you learn what services AWS provides to protect your cloud-based applications as well as show you how to use those services to implement cloud-based security best practices.
The AWS Summit offers sessions that let you get an overview of an area new to your business, or dive deep on a particular technology, learning tips & tricks from subject-matter experts. You will also hear about the latest services offered by AWS, as well as innovations to existing services.