Wellington Events & Meetups

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Deloitte Harbour Rooms

Deloitte Building
Level 12
20 Customehouse Quay
Wellington Central
Entrance on Waring Taylor St.


Thursday, 23rd November, 2023

4:30 PM to 7 PM NZST

Meetup Link

Wellington November 2023 Meetup

Zero Trust: Past & Future + re:Invent First-Timer’s Guide

Tēnā Koutou AWS Wellington Community,

Welcome back to the AWS User Group Wellington Meetup Series. Join us for another enlightening meetup and talk that covers two exciting topics – “Zero Trust – Where we are and Where we are going” and “Your Guide to Attending Your First re:Invent“.

Special gratitude to Deloitte for providing the venue for the event.

Deloitte Wellington Office is confirmed as our venue for this meetup.
Venue details:
Deloitte Harbour Rooms
Address is: Level 12 Deloitte Building,20 Customhouse Quay, Wellington 6011
Special Note About the Venue Access: Take lifts from the ground floor to Level 12 Deloitte Reception area.

4:30 PM – Doors Open, Networking
5:00 PM – Talk Track #1 – Sai Honig – “Zero Trust – Where we are and Where we are going”
5:30 PM – Talk Track #2 – Arshad Zackeriya – “Your Guide to Attending Your First re:Invent”
6.00pm – Wrap Up, Networking, Fun, Pizza

Meetup Talk Track:
🎤 Speaker Sai Honig(LinkedIn): “Zero Trust – Where we are and Where we are going”

Where did Zero Trust come from?
What’s driving Zero Trust
AWS’s definition of Zero Trust
AWS service offerings in Zero Trust
AWS Zero Trust Vision
Where do we go from here?

🎤 Speaker Arshad Zackeriya(LinkedIn): “Your Guide to Attending Your First re:Invent”

Join Zak for an insightful session where he will guide you through the essential steps to make the most of your first experience at AWS re:Invent. From navigating the sprawling venue to choosing the right sessions, networking tips and more information. Whether you’re a first-timer or looking to enhance your re:Invent experience, this meetup will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to dive into AWS re:Invent seamlessly.


A special thanks to our sponsors – Deloitte, Datacom, and CyberCX for their generous financial contributions, which play a vital role in supporting the monthly expenses of AWS User Groups across Aotearoa (including Christchurch, Wellington, and Auckland).
A big shout-out to AWS for generously providing pizza, enhancing the overall experience for our attendees.

Our sponsors are the lifeblood of our community events, and without their support, none of this would be possible. Ngā mihi maioha!

We look forward to seeing you at the meetup! Mā te wa.



RSVP via the meetup link

Leroys Bar

2 Plimmer Steps
Wellington Central


Thursday, 14 December, 2023

4:30 PM to 7 PM NZST

Meetup Link

Wellington December 2023 Meetup

Exciting News! AWS re:Invent re:Cap networking event – Wellington!

Tēnā Koutou AWS Wellington Community,

🌟 Exciting News from Amazon Web Services! 🌟

Join us for an exclusive AWS re:Invent re:Cap networking event!
Discover the forefront of cloud industry innovation as we delve into the latest announcements and groundbreaking advancements that empower you to work smarter, not harder.

This unique gathering offers an unparalleled opportunity to connect with industry peers over refreshing drinks and delicious food, celebrating the accomplishments of the year. Break away from tradition and be part of an event where what happens in Vegas is not staying in Vegas this time.

Register now to secure your spot, expand your network, and gain valuable insights that will propel your cloud journey to new heights. Don’t miss this chance to wrap up the year in style with the local AWS team!

📅 Date: Thursday, 14 December 2023

🕘 Time: 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM NZDT

🏛️ Venue: Leroy’s Bar, 2 Plimmer Steps, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011

Reserve your spot today! : https://aws-reinvent-recap-wellington.splashthat.com/

Mā te wa.


RSVP via https://aws-reinvent-recap-wellington.splashthat.com/