A fantastic opportunity for AWS Community members to get hands-on practical lab exposure with Amazon DynamoDB brought to you by the team that actually builds DynamoDB at AWS and Alex who authored “The DynamoDB Book”!

By attending this session, you will get real-time guided practical lab experience on serverless architectures working with DynamoDB and Lambda at a beginner to intermediate level. If you are someone that works with databases or considering DynamoDB for implementing in your projects, then this session would help you achieve those objectives faster. Please use the registration form below to sign up for the event.

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About the Speakers 

Pete Naylor
Senior Technical Product Manager for Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Web Services

Peter has more than 5 years of experience at Amazon Web Services working with Serverless and Amazon DynamoDB.

Alex DeBrie
Principal & Founder at DeBrie Advisory

Alex is the author of The DynamoDB Book, the comprehensive guide to data modeling with DynamoDB, as well as The DynamoDB Guide, a free guided introduction to DynamoDB. He runs a consulting company where he assists clients with DynamoDB data modeling, serverless architectures, and general AWS usage. He has worked with all kinds of clients, from product companies to consultancies; from government agencies to publicly-traded enterprises. He has spoken about data design with DynamoDB at many conferences, including AWS re:Invent and AWS Summits, and he has assisted AWS in writing official tutorials for using DynamoDB. Previously, Alex worked as an engineer at Stedi, Serverless, Inc., and Hudl. If you go even further back, Alex was briefly a corporate lawyer. He lives in Omaha, NE with his wife and four kids.


Faizal Khan
Founder & CEO at Ecomm.in & Xite Logic
AWS Community HERO

Faizal is a tech entrepreneur, currently Founder & CEO at Ecomm.in and Xite Logic. Both born in the cloud startups that guides organizations with digital transformation into the AWS cloud, e-commerce platform solutions, and Community management & engagement platforms.

Faizal is an ardent contributor to the AWS community. As Organizer of the AWS Hyderabad User Group, he helped organize AWS Hackathons, AWS meetups, re:invent recaps, webinars, and AWS certification bootcamps. He is also a speaker at many of these events covering Networking, IoT, Storage & Compute. His VPC Masterclass on YouTube has garnered about half million views. He also built an AWS QnA discussion forum for the community. He was a core organizing member and host for the AWS Community Day South Asia 2021 Online, which attracted over 24K viewers. He was part of the AWS Community Builder program since 2020. In 2022, he achieved AWS Community HERO status.

Faizal uses his free time tinkering with electronics and 3D printing to prototype and building solutions based on IoT tech. He is a fan of Formula1 and recently launched his line of F1 merchandise under the brand RacerParrot.