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Amazon Web Services
For over 15 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud offering. AWS has been continually expanding its services to support virtually any cloud workload, and now has more than 200 fully featured services. Millions of customers — including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies — trust AWS to power their infrastructure, become more agile and lower costs.
This year, AWS remains a fixture at NAB Show with a variety of featured programs and sponsorships. Learn more below and make sure to visit the AWS booth in the West Hall.
Presented by AWS
EXCELLENCE IN SUSTAINABILITY AWARDS
April 16 | 3:30 p.m.
Included in your All-Badge Access.
These new awards recognize individuals, companies and products for outstanding innovations in media technology that promote conservation and reusability of natural resources and foster economic and social development.
A special panel and presentation entitled Why Sustainability in Media Matters is part of the program.
Create Innovation Experiential Zone (North Hall)
AWS Learning Lounge
Mornings: AWS JAMs
A fun and competitive learning experience with gamified challenges that put your cloud know-how to the test. Team up and learn new skills by working through 20 challenges — you can even track your progress with real-time scoring and leaderboards!
Afternoons: AWS Workshops
Learn from AWS technical leaders and Amazon Partner Network (APN) partners as they lead hands-on workshop sessions to educate and accelerate implementation of AWS for media workloads. Bring your laptop and pre-register to secure your spot.
Not Able to Join?
Make it official with AWS Media & Entertainment, Direct-to-Consumer and Broadcast Foundations, the first digital badge by AWS dedicated to the media and entertainment industry making its debut at NAB Show. Learn more about the badge program including the new M&E Direct-to-Consumer and Broadcast Learning Plan, and if you complete the online assessment on-site and score 80% or higher, we’ll reward you with your own digital badge AND swag to celebrate your accomplishment.
Learn About Industry Trends with AWS Partners
AWS Partner Village
Click here to watch roundtable discussions with AWS Partners and explore each unique zone below.
Create Innovation Zone
Intelligent Content Zone
Memnon Archiving Services
Prime Focus Technologies
In Partnership with NAB Show & Comcast Tech
Women in M&E Breakfast
Opening Doors for Female Leaders in Media & Entertainment
Tuesday April 18, 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (West Hall Food Court)
How are leaders driving more inclusive work environments in the Media & Entertainment industry? While the industry has seen progress overall, what strategies are entertainment and technology companies using to increase diversity and drive retention? Which companies are doing this well, and what best practices can be shared to emulate these positive experiences? Start your day with a donut and a bite-sized dose of inspiration from this wonderful panel of inclusive industry professionals.
Moderator: Samira Bakhtiar, Director, Global Media & Entertainment, AWS; Women of AWS Industries
Supporting organization: The WICT Network