31 Days till AWS re:Invent!

Daniel Olson | October 27, 2017

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The countdown has begun

Amazon Web Services signature event, re:Invent is about one month away.

If you are headed to Vegas don’t miss our booth in the exhibitor hall! We’ll be there as a sponsor so swing by to chat about Serverless, WordPress and the future website hosting.

If you’re feeling unprepared for here are a few tips and reminders to get you there.

Reserver your spot

The mad rush to book conference sessions, workshops, bootcamps, and hackathons is now. With over 40k expected in attendance expect most to sell out. Not to mention the event itself is nearing full capacity.

Don’t delay and lock in that perfect lineup of sessions.

Visit the AWS re:Invent catalog for the full list of what’s available.

Level up!

Are you on the road for a new AWS Cert?

If so, this would be the perfect time and place to complete a new AWS Certification. Whether you want to get started with an AWS Solutions Architect Certification or go for a specialty exam for Big Data

There are dedicated spaces for on-site exams and plenty of help to prep and study before you take your test too.

Jam Sessions

Currently there are 4 Jam Sessions schedule for this year.

Jam Sessions are gamified events where participants can come learn about AWS tech by building, collaborating and creating solutions on the fly.

It’s a fun way to learn something new by assembling an A-Team of sorts to tackle whatever task they throw at you.

Give back

Going to re:Invent doesn’t have to be all trailblazing. It’s also a great time to give back and contribute your skills your a few non-profit organizations.

For the 5th year running, the re:Invent Non-Profit Hackathon is taking place and this year. If this sounds like you then keep an eye out for when registration is available because seats are limited.

Registration for reserved seating is expected to open mid-October.

Robocar Rally 2017

The future of autonomous vehicles is happening now! Even if it’s just a 1/16 scale.

Teams will put their skills to the test to build and race automated vehicles on the circuit. By combining IoT, Deep Learning, Amazon AI and hardware this is must see event.

Reserve your seat and register now for the Robocar rally.

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