Verizon 5G Edge & AWS Wavelength XR Immersion Day
July 28, 2021 | 2:00pm-4:00pm EDT
Curious how to build your first media & entertainment application on the network edge?
In this Immersion Day workshop, you'll learn the fundamentals of 5G Edge & AWS Wavelength & get hands-on experience building your first image classifier running a 5G Ultra Wideband-connected device.
Robert Belson (Dev Relations & Corp Strategy, Verizon)
With a background in software development & networks & distributed systems, Robert joined Verizon's Corporate Strategy team in October 2019 & is principally focused on Cloud Strategy & Architecture for Verizon's edge computing portfolio.
Prior to Verizon, Robert served as a Network Architect for bloXroute, a $10M+ blockchain scalability infrastructure project. In this capacity, Robert supported a number of network planning initiatives, developing strategies to mitigate cybersecurity & DDOS risks.
Chris Smith (Cloud Solution Architect, Amazon AWS)
Chris Smith is an Sr. Cloud Solution Architect at AWS with over two decades experience working with large enterprise customers to solve business challenges using automation, virtualization, & cloud. Chris' current project is helping to re-think & find ways innovate on mission critical applications to leverage 5G & MEC in the cloud. He has spent time working for industry leaders like IBM, VMWare, & AWS help clients unlock value through transformation. His passion is diving deep into new technologies & exploring how to apply them to solve today's real-world challenges. He lives in Tampa Fl & enjoys traveling (in a non-pandemic world) & Scuba diving in exotic locations
Ian Nott (Co-Founder/CTO, Aetho)
Ian's innovations for Aetho are the offspring of his forte for bleeding edge technologies with an eye for commercialization & his unwavering passion for human-centered design. He has led engineering, design, & product teams at Aetho. Having delivered multiple complex software & hardware platforms to both the consumer & enterprise space.