AWS Heroes are a few of the worlds most lively and vocal leaders in AWS communities, acknowledged for his or her unwavering deal with sharing insights and technical data with others. Heroes have a wide range of contributions to group studying: they host occasions, meetups, and workshops, writer blogs, contribute to open supply initiatives, converse at conferences, and extra. You’ll be able to view a few of their distinguished content material within the AWS Heroes Content material Library.
At this time we’re thrilled to introduce to the world the most recent cohort of AWS Heroes:
Adam Bien – Munich, Germany
DevTools Hero Adam Bien is an unbiased Architect, Guide, Developer, Coach, convention speaker, and podcaster. Adam began with Java since JDK 1.0 and nonetheless enjoys writing serverless Java, typically in Amazon Corretto. He additionally codes stay on YouTube. Adam makes use of CDK in greenfield serverless Java functions, in addition to to assist his purchasers migrate their on-premise Java functions to the AWS cloud. He likes to use Java’s pragmatic patterns and greatest practices to serverless runtimes, particularly AWS Lambda and AWS Fargate. Excessive productiveness, discount of complexity, and price effectiveness are his most important focuses.
Adam Elmore – Nixa, USA
DevTools Hero Adam Elmore is an unbiased cloud marketing consultant who helps startups construct merchandise on AWS. He’s additionally the host of AWS FM, a podcast with company from across the AWS group, and the creator of the AWS Group on Twitter. Adam is enthusiastic about open supply and has made a handful of contributions to the AWS CDK over time. In 2020 he created Ness, an open supply CLI instrument for deploying web pages and apps to AWS. Beforehand, Adam co-founded StatMuse—a Disney backed startup constructing know-how that solutions sports activities questions—and served as CTO for 5 years.
Brooke Jamieson – Brisbane, Australia
Machine Studying Hero Brooke Jamieson is the Head of Enablement – AI/ML and Knowledge at Blackbook.ai, and is a global convention speaker. Brooke makes a speciality of researching & creating technically strong options that assist “non-data individuals” harness the ability of Synthetic Intelligence and Machine Studying for his or her trade. Exterior of their ‘day job’, Brooke is a devoted member of the AWS Group and is a daily speaker at native person teams, international occasions, and visitor lectures at a number of Australian Universities. In addition they make entry-level cloud profession and technical content material on TikTok, to succeed in broad audiences and various teams desirous to transition to careers in AI/ML and Cloud. Brooke is an Advisory Board member of Girls in Digital, and strives to advertise STEM pathways to younger individuals in regional Australia & members of the LGBTIQA+ group.
Chao Cai – Beijing, China
Group Hero Chao Cai has 15 years of world-class expertise in software program growth, together with greater than 10 years as a software program architect. He’s at the moment the VP and Chief Architect at Mobvista Inc. Chao is enthusiastic about sharing his data and expertise to the group. His WeChat public account has greater than 4,000 followers and over 34,000 engineers have taken his on-line programs. Chao is a revered chief within the China tech group. He’s invited because the speaker to the worldwide tech conferences, resembling, QCon and ArchSummit every year. As an lively advocate for AWS, Chao can be a daily speaker at AWS tech occasions.
Cyril Bandolo – Douala, Cameroon
Machine Studying Hero Cyril Bandolo is a knowledge scientist working as a Senior Supervisor Knowledge Analytics at Yoomee Cell. Cyril has a pure expertise and keenness for educating and transferring data in his machine studying weblog, the place he focuses on constructing and deploying end-to-end machine studying initiatives on AWS. On his YouTube channel, he just lately launched a weekly stay hands-on collection referred to as “Sagemaker Saturdays” throughout which, each weekend he walks the viewers by means of end-to-end machine studying initiatives with Sagemaker Studio Lab and Sagemaker Studio. Cyril is at all times attempting to come across and apply new machine studying options to make lives higher and assist transfer the underside line.
Kristi Perreault – Denver, USA
Serverless Hero Kristi Perreault is a Principal Software program Engineer at Liberty Mutual Insurance coverage, the place her focus is serverless first growth, and enterprise enablement. She holds an M.S. in Electrical & Pc Engineering specializing in cloud computing & IoT, and could be very enthusiastic about selling girls in know-how. She organizes the Serverless Denver person group as a part of ServerlessDays, co-organizes CDK Day, and writes extensively about serverless and variety on her dev.to and Medium weblog websites. You’ll discover her talking about embracing and scaling serverless first initiatives on dozens of podcasts, webinars, conferences, and meetups each just about and on stage.
Sanchit Jain – Mumbai, India
Group Hero Sanchit Jain is the AWS Analytics Apply Lead and a licensed knowledgeable specializing in AWS Cloud at Quantiphi Inc. He’s additionally the AWS Person Group Mumbai Lead and actively contributes to the AWS group by delivering periods at AWS Person Teams, AWS Group Days, and numerous academic institutes. He additionally shares his data by publishing blogs about AWS companies, architectures, and greatest practices. Lately, Sanchit hosted an AWS Resolution Architect Certification Bootcamp, which spanned over two months, with 7500+ viewers. He additionally delivered a session just lately at AWS Summit India 2022 on Constructing a knowledge lake with AWS Lake Formation.
Shigeru Oda – Saitama, Japan
Group Hero Shigeru Oda is an knowledgeable system engineer at NSD CO., LTD. Since 2020 he has run 25 occasions with the JAWS-UG Inexperienced persons Chapter (about 4200 registered members). In September 2020 he promoted the 24-hour on-line occasion JAWS SONIC 2020 & MIDNIGHT JAWS 2020, which was attended by about 1500 individuals. In March 2021, he promoted JAWS DAYS 2021 as a steering member, which was attended by about 4,000 individuals. And in November 2021, he promoted JAWS PANKRATION 2021, a second 24-hour on-line occasion, offering 900 AWS customers in Japan, in addition to around the globe with a chance to study past the language barrier of English and Japanese by means of simultaneous interpretation. He obtained the AWS Samurai 2021 Award for these actions.
Yasunori Kirimoto – Sapporo, Japan
DevTools Hero Yasunori Kirimoto is at the moment the Co-Founder and CTO of MIERUNE Inc. and proprietor of dayjournal. He specializes within the discipline of GIS (Geographic Data System) and FOSS4G (Free Open Supply Software program for GeoSpatial). Yasunori’s work contains contributions to the Amazon Location Service samples on GitHub and open supply initiatives resembling AWS Amplify and AWS CDK. He has additionally revealed quite a few weblog posts on AWS CloudFormation and different AWS architectures. When he’s not appearing as a bridge between AWS and the location-based info discipline, he engages with the open-source group and enjoys taking part in enterprise initiatives to realize a broader understanding of know-how.