4:30PM-5:00PM | Check-in & Light Refreshments
If you’re new to AWS you’ll want to join this session where we will discuss the advantages of cloud computing, go over the agenda for the evening, and share why AWS cares about underrepresented communities in tech and is hosting the event. We’ll also outline the hands-on labs,
Join our panel of leaders from local DC businesses and organizations for an open discussion on the current tech landscape, opportunities, and challenges for underrepresented communities in tech. The dialogue will explore paths toward achieving a successful career in tech, and how growth in the tech industry is creating opportunities for people of all backgrounds.
This hands-on workshop will dive deeper into the AWS platform and help you get started with some of the core AWS cloud services in minutes. The workshop will include AWS technical resources to help guide you step-by-step through each lab, helping you take the next step and gain a deeper understanding of how programmers can use AWS. Attend as a student to learn more about AWS Educate or attend as a developer for the general session.
***Laptop required for
Enjoy food & drinks while making new friends and discussing opportunities & challenges in tech. You can share your stories and get mentorship from minority tech industry leaders. Recruiters from AWS and other Amazon business groups in DC will be available from 7:00PM-8: