Nordics AWS Meetups: What’s next?

Adrian Hornsby
2 min readNov 20, 2017

It’s that time of the year when Las Vegas welcomes AWS re:Invent, the largest event of the year hosted by Amazon Web Services, where thousands of cloud enthusiasts and professionals get together for a full week conference packed with announcements, sessions, trainings, partner expo and much more.

Unfortunately, not everyone can travel to Las Vegas, but this should not stop you from having your own local re:Invent experience. Fortunately for you, we have a very active AWS community in the Nordics and below you can find a list of events that you can participate in — for free — during, and after re:Invent:

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The Stockholm AWS Meetup will host the AWS re:Invent Keynote Live Stream

Watch Andy Jassy unveiling some of the new stuff on a live stream directly from Las Vegas together with other like-minded enthusiasts and the local Nordic AWS team. This event is hosted at the AWS office in Stockholm.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The Copenhagen AWS User Group will host a Social Event: AWS re:Invent Key Note

Come join us for the re:Invent 2017 Keynote! We will show the keynote on a big screen and provide drinks, food and snacks. After the keynote we encourage you to hang around for networking.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The AWS User Group Finland will host AWS Re:Invent Werner Vogels Keynote LiveStream

Come join us for a live stream of Werner Vogels’ keynote. After the keynote, we will hangout and discuss about all the new stuff AWS presented.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The AWS User Group Bergen (Norway) will host AWS use at Vimond

The agenda will be a quick walk-through of news and updates since the last meetings and jump into how Vimond uses AWS.

Monday, December 11, 2017

The AWS User Group Oslo (Norway) will host re:Invent revisited

Andreas Nilsen and Joakim Lindh (both representing Webstep) will go through major news releases from re:Invent and also share more details about interesting sessions they attended. Joakim will focus on IoT when at re:Invent, so expect some details about that.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The AWS User Group Finland will host re:Invent Re:Cap 2017

Updates from re:Invent and recap from the most interesting launches and sessions.




Adrian Hornsby

Principal System Dev Engineer @ AWS ☁️ I break stuff .. mostly. Opinions here are my own.