The Quad at Aria will host the Builder’s Fair, sponsor booths, The Content Lounge presented by Intel, a Lego activation, Registration and SWAG pick up. The full list of sponsors participating in The Quad at Aria can be viewed on the Sponsor List page.

Monday, Nov. 27: 10:00am – 6:30pm
Tuesday, Nov. 28: 8:30am – 3:00pm & 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Wednesday, Nov. 29: 11:30am – 6:30pm
Thursday, Nov. 30: 11:30am – 6:30pm


AWS IoT, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Amazon Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Chat Bots, Amazon Alexa

Come visit the Builders Fair at the Aria and get hands-on experience learning from AWS experts and customers! Monday-Thursday at the Aria, you will be able to browse over 45 projects created by AWS and our customers, learn how these demos were made, and walk away with the ability to implement these ideas for yourself. You will find projects that cover topics like IoT, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, chat bots, and even Alexa. You will get the opportunity to talk to the experts that built these demos and diagram and problem solve with them.

LEGO Great Ball Contraption Build

Be a part of one of the largest LEGO Great Ball Contraption (GBC) Builds ever done in Las Vegas. You will have the opportunity to build a LEGO GBC Module to add to the larger apparatus using over 40,000 LEGO Pieces. The goal is to create 50 working LEGO GBC Modules and connect them together to transfer LEGO balls between in a continuous loop. You can either build one of the GBC designs based on specific directions or you can try to create your own module. It will be the first LEGO GBC Build ever done at AWS re: Invent. We will have LEGO Model Builders on hand to assist in building.

LEGO Pinewood Derby Race

Here is your opportunity to test your skills as an engineer/designer and compete against your colleagues in a fun LEGO building challenge. You will have access to10,000 LEGO® pieces to design a LEGO Pinewood Derby Car and test it on a 15 Ft. Pinewood derby track. Times will be tracked throughout the conference and prizes will be awarded for the fastest times in the morning and afternoon of each day. A grand prize will be awarded to the fastest time in the entire conference. Come see if you have what it takes to win or just come to have fun. We will have LEGO Model Builders on hand to help.