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The Edge Event
14 - 15 June, 2022
Park Plaza Westminster BridgeLondon

Usman Javaid
Head of Emerging Technologies at Amazon Web Services (AWS)


Dr. Usman Javaid is head of IoT and Emerging Technologies at Amazon Web Services (AWS). He is helping the largest enterprises and fast growing Start-ups to accelerate their digital transformation using the AWS global cloud computing platform and emerging technologies Internet of Things (IoT), Blockchain, Space Solutions and Conversational AI.

With a career in the mobile industry spanning across 20 years, Usman led R&D and strategy functions, global field operations and delivered world’s first 4G network in Europe for Vodafone. Previously, he served as Research Scientist with France Telecom leading R&D efforts in collaboration with industry partners in pioneering European and French research programs. Dr. Javaid is a named inventor on ten worldwide patents and authored over 25 international publications. Dr. Javaid holds a PhD and a Master’s degree in computer science.

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote address – Lifting the lid on the evolving hyperscaler strategy at the edge

  • Fireside Chat – It’s all about decentralisation: Why DevOps and edge should sit hand in hand