We Power Tech
Amazon Web Services celebrates the diversity of our customers, partners and employees. We believe that diversity and inclusion are good for our business, but our commitment is based on something more fundamental than that. It's simply right. Amazon has always been, and always will be, committed to tolerance and diversity. Below is a list of activities focusing on inclusion at re:Invent.
- We Power Tech Series
MONDAY, NOV. 27 | 2:30PM — 6:30PM
Learn from experts leading and building inclusion in the tech industry. Sessions will focus on gender identity in tech, the racial digital divide, and building a diverse tech pipeline. All re:Invent attendees are invited and welcome, and hiring managers are encouraged to attend. View details on these sessions here.
- We Power Tech Inclusion Happy Hour
MONDAY, NOV. 27 | 6:30 — 7:30 PM
Following the Diversity Series, join fellow re:Invent attendees as we come together to celebrate inclusion in tech. All re:Invent attendees are invited and welcome.
- She Powers Tech: Women Supporting Women in Tech
TUESDAY, NOV. 28 | 4:45 — 6:45PM
Join senior leadership from AWS as they introduce some of the most innovative women in fashion, gaming, media, and technology, who have gender equity at the center of their work. In this series of rapid talks, you will get a front row seat to meet the world’s leading, and up-and-coming women in tech. This session will be followed by a networking reception. All re:Invent attendees are invited and welcome.
- Pub Crawl
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 29 | 5:30 — 7:30 PM
- Amazon’s Black Employee Network & Friends Networker at Emeril’s Fish House
- Glamazon & Friends LGBTQ+ Networker at Madame Tussauds
- We Power Tech Booth
Connect with AWS diversity experts and learn what AWS is doing to promote inclusion in the workplace and how you can take this back to your work sphere. The booth is located in the AWS Village in the Expo.
- Gender Neutral Restrooms
Gender Neutral Restrooms are available at each property within the re:Invent campus.
- Mother’s Rooms
Mother's Rooms are private spaces available for breastfeeding or expressing breast milk. Mother’s Rooms are available throughout the re:Invent campus. Visit the Help Desk at each property to check out a key to use the room.
- Reflection Rooms
Reflection Rooms are available to meditate, pray and/or spend quiet time in reflection. Reflection Rooms are available throughout the re:Invent campus. Visit the Help Desk at each property to check out a key to use the room.