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Talks from Women and Non-Binary AWS Users

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Accenture

161 N Clark

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Chicago, IL

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It was so nice we're doing it twice! We're celebrating our fellow Chicago AWS users who identify as women, non-binary, and trans.

It's a regular user group event, but with all the content coming from women and non-binary members of our group. Watch for talks and updates soon!

Agenda:

5:30pm Welcome & pizza - your AWS organizers
5:45pm 5 min sponsor talks:
6:00pm talks

  • Talk 1: "The most need-to-know things about AWS" and "Things I Wish I'd Known When I started in Tech" - Alison Stanton, Chief Problem Solver at Stanton Ventures // @stantonventures
  • Talk 2: TBA

7:30pm Q&A

7:45pm Networking with beers

Talk 1: "The most need-to-know things about AWS" and "Things I Wish I'd Known When I started in Tech"

As Founder and Chief Problem Solver at Stanton Ventures, Alison Stanton focuses on business intelligence reporting, product measurement, and process improvement through automation. She makes data accessible, discoverable, and actionable for Operations teams, Product Managers, and clients. Currently, her main languages are SQL, Python, and LookML. She also provides diversity and inclusion consulting related to LGBTQ and women in tech communities upon request. She loves knitting, working on women coder retention, and using technology to empower audacious ideas.

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About this event:
**This event is open to all AWS experience levels.** All AWS jargon will be explained and topics will range in expected experience level. All AWS ugroup members are welcome to attend, speak, sponsor and join us, but we are giving priority to women and NB folks.

This is not a public event. You must be on the list to attend.

All attendees are expected to abide by our Code of Conduct (http://chicagoaws.com/codeofconduct.html).

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