The Vancouver Summit

Bringing together technology executives, representatives from Amazon Web Services and the surrounding ecosystem of tools and services. The purpose of this summit is to network, share ideas and have impactful conversations about how others are implementing Cloud in their organisations, our Canadian Cloud community and the DevOps transformation.

Thursday September 21, 2017

8am - 3pm

Vancouver Convention Center, West Building

1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC

The summit will include breakfast, lunch, keynote, session talks, a panel discussion and connection to prominent Cloud community partners.

This is a non-profit event, ticket proceeds will be donated to One Girl Can, a not-for-profit which provides educational opportunities to impoverished girls living in highly marginalized areas of sub-Saharan Africa.

Summit Speakers

Kevin Collins
Head of Predix Application Platform Group
GE Digital

Daniel Simair
VP, Engineering

Tanya Hill
Director of IT
Herschel Supply Co.

Peter Smith, PhD
Principal Software Engineer

Ryan Holland
Sr. Director Of Cloud Architecture
Alert Logic

Randall Hunt
Sr. Technical Evangelist
Amazon Web Services

Ivo Georgiev
Governance, Risk Management and Compliance
Mirai Security

Antoine Généreux
Solutions Architect
Amazon Web Services

jarrod levitan
CEO & Co-founder
TriNimbus Technologies


8:00am - 8:45am

Registration, Networking & Breakfast

8:45am - 10:25am - Session #1
Welcome & Introductions

Building and Operating AI Services at Scale
with Randall Hunt, Sr. Technical Evangelist at Amazon Web Services

Raising a Startup in the Cloud
with Daniel Simair, VP of Engineering at SkipTheDishes

10:25am - 10:45am
Networking & Morning Break

10:45am - 12:00pm - Session #2
Performance Optimization Of Cloud Based Applications
with Peter Smith, PhD, Principal Software Engineer at ACL

AWS Canada Update
with Antoine Généreux, Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services

12:00pm - 12:45pm

Lunch & Networking

12:45pm - 3:00pm - Session #3
Back to School with E-commerce and DevOps
with Tanya Hill, Director of IT at Herschel Supply Co.

IIot & DevOps: A Winning Combination
with Kevin Collins, Head of Predix Application Platform Group at GE Digital

Security Panel Discussion
with Ryan Holland (Alert Logic), Kevin Collins (GE Digital), Ivo Georgiev (Mirai Security) and Trevor Richmond (Trend Micro)
Moderated by Jarrod Levitan, CEO of TriNimbus

Closing, Final Remarks & Prize Draws


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