Amber has been a software developer and technical trainer since the early 2000s. She holds certifications for AWS and a variety of Microsoft technologies. In recent years, she has focused on AWS, Machine Learning, Azure, Power Apps, Dynamics 365, SharePoint and .NET, teaching students around the world. She also works to bridge the gap between developers, designers and businesspeople with her expertise in visual communication, user experience and business/professional skills.
Kim Schmidt has been working in the technology industry for more than 12 years with
an extremely broad array of titles and using very diverse technologies. She holds many
industry certifications and awards. Companies Kim has worked for or with include
Microsoft, Dun & Bradstreet, Google, Amazon Web Services, and a couple of
Augmented Reality companies.
Kim is the Founder and CEO of DataLeader, an AWS Partner and Vendor company.
DataLeader focuses on AWS Big Data Architecture, Data Solutions,... more Advanced
Analytics, AI and ML. Kim has written white papers and has done many other projects
for AWS, including speaking engagements throughout the year, and has contracted for
many of the leading data and analytics independent software vendors in AWS
Kim’s first participation at AWS’ annual conference, re:Invent, was in 2015 on big data
architecture. At AWS re:Invent 2017, Kim presented 2, 2.5-hour Workshops on
“Comprehensive Big Data Architecture Made Easy”. The demos and hands-on
exercises can be found in video format at http://aws-kimschmidt.com/ . Kim recently was
on an Expert Panel at Interop ITX https://www.interop.com/ on “The Future of Data
Jobs: Innovation, Security, Automation and the Cloud” as well as present a session
entitled “AI/ML Your Apps & Business Processes”.
Kim has been working on a book entitled, “Artificial Intelligence & Analytics on AWS.”
On her book’s website, https://ai-advanced-insights-aws.co/ you can download a sample 100+
page chapter on “Serverless Predictive Analytics” using Amazon SageMaker, Amazon
DynamoDB, AWS Lambda, and Machine Learning models.
She blogs at https://awskimschmidt.com/ and https://kimschmidtsbrain.com/ and she has
many AWS videos on her YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/c/DataLeader .
Mohammed Osman is a senior software engineer who started coding at the age of 13. Mohammed worked in various industries, including telecommunication, accounting, banking, health, and assurance. Mohammed's core skillset is a .NET ecosystem with a strong focus on C#, Azure, and Data Science. Mohammed also enjoys the soft-side of software engineering and leads scrum teams. Mohammed runs a blog with the message "Making your code smart and your career smarter." He shares tips and techniques to improv... moree your code and valuable career pieces of advice in his blog.
David is a Webby Award winning cloud development consultant that focuses on cloud native web, mobile, and IoT applications. For over fifteen years as a consultant David has led custom software development on emerging platforms for companies such as FedEx, AT&T, Sony Music, Intel, Comcast, Herman Miller, Principal Financial, and Adobe (as well as many others).
David regularly writes and speaks on the digital landscape with published works for O'Reilly and Lynda.com. He has written for Mashable,... more Smashing Magazine, and VentureBeat, and he has spoken at events like AdTech, Interop, and Adobe Max.