Meet Amazon Sumerian at re:Invent 2018!

By Jake Smeester | Posted November 16, 2018


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Meet Amazon Sumerian at re:Invent 2018!

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AWS re:Invent is just 1 week away! Our team has been busy preparing for a lot of great presentations, breakout sessions, workshops, and demos. If you’re going to re:Invent and want to know where we’ll be, here’s a list of all our activities. We hope to see you there!

Demos

We have several running demos throughout the week, including both Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and interactive digital signage.

Demo Location Days Hours
Virtual Barista Executive Summit, Venetian Tuesday 11:30 AM - 7 PM
    Wednesday 1:30 PM - 7 PM
    Thursday 1:30 PM - 7 PM
Sumerian Selfie Station Dev Lounge, Sands Expo Hall; Venetian Monday 4 PM - 6 PM
    Tuesday 8 AM - 6 PM
    Wednesday 10 AM - 6 PM
    Thursday 10 AM - 4 PM
Sumerian AR/VR Experience Dev Lounge, Sands Expo Hall; Venetian Monday 4 PM - 6 PM
    Tuesday 8 AM - 6 PM
    Wednesday 10 AM - 6 PM
    Thursday 10 AM - 4 PM
Sumerian Expo Booth AWS Village Monday 4 PM - 7 PM
    Tuesday 8 AM - 6 PM
    Wednesday 10 AM - 6 PM
    Thursday 10 AM - 4 PM

Breakout Sessions, Workshops, and Chalk Talks

Monday, November 26

Session Topic Title Location Time
Workshop Meet Luke, Cristine, Grace and Preston - Sumerian Hosts ARV301 Bellagio, Level 1, Grand Ballroom 6 10:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Breakout Session Create AR/VR Apps & Experiences Using Amazon Sumerian ARV204 Aria East, Level 1, Joshua 8 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM
Chalk Talk Addison Will See You Now: How Avatars and AR Are Driving Innovation: Lessons from Electronic Caregiver ARV338-R MGM, Level 3, North Concourse 306 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Breakout Session What’s New in AR & VR: State of the World Report ARV203 Mirage, Montego D 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Workshop Create and Publish AR, VR, and 3D Applications Using Amazon Sumerian ARV202-R Aria West, Level 3, Ironwood 7 1:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Chalk Talk IoT at the Edge: Using AR and Machine Learning to Provide Real-time Industrial Monitoring ARV353-R Venetian, Level 3, Murano 3202 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Workshop Create and Publish AR, VR, and 3D Applications Using Amazon Sumerian ARV202-R1 Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4205 4:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Breakout Session Create a Virtual Concierge Using Sumerian Hosts ARV201 Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4202 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Chalk Talk The Future of Mobile AR is Browser-Based Apps - How WeatherBug Created a Mobile Augmented Reality (AR) App with Amazon Sumerian ARV352-R Venetian, Level 2, Veronese 2406 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday, November 27

Session Topic Title Location Time
Chalk Talk Addison Will See You Now: How Avatars and AR Are Driving Innovation: Lessons from Electronic Caregiver ARV338-R1 Aria East, Plaza Level, Orovada 3 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Chalk Talk IoT at the Edge: Using AR and Machine Learning to Provide Real-time Industrial Monitoring ARV353-R1 MGM, Level 3, North Concourse 306 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chalk Talk Engaging Customers Through Virtual Reality (VR) - How ThingLogix Redefined ARV355-R Bellagio, Level 1, Degas 2 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Breakout Session Create AR/VR Apps & Experiences Using Amazon Sumerian ARV204-R1 Mirage, Montego D 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Chalk Talk The Future of Mobile AR is Browser-Based Apps - How WeatherBug Created a Mobile Augmented Reality (AR) App with Amazon Sumerian ARV352-R1 Aria East, Plaza Level, Orovada 3 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Wednesday, November 28

Session Topic Title Location Time
Chalk Talk Engaging Customers Through Virtual Reality (VR) - How ThingLogix Redefined ARV355-R1 Bellagio, Level 1, Degas 2 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Thursday, November 29

Session Topic Title Location Time
Chalk Talk Engaging Customers Through Virtual Reality (VR) - How ThingLogix Redefined ARV355-R2 Bellagio, Level 1, Degas 2 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Friday, November 30

Session Topic Title Location Time
Chalk Talk Addison Will See You Now: How Avatars and AR Are Driving Innovation: Lessons from Electronic Caregiver ARV338-R2 Mirage, St. Croix A 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Builder Sessions

Builder sessions are hands on sessions where attendees get to sit at a table with a Sumerian expert to learn a specific skill, feature, or function. See the full list below:

Create your first AR/VR scene in 60 minutes

  • ARV205-R1 Mon Nov 26 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 10, Table 1
  • ARV205-R2 Tues, Nov 27 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 6
  • ARV205-R3 Wed, Nov 28 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 3
  • ARV205-R4 Thurs Nov 29 2:30 – 3:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 10, Table 6
  • ARV205-R5 Fri, Nov 30 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Mirage, Grand Ballroom D, Table 3

Introducing the State Machine - Creating Dynamic, Interactive AR, VR, and 3D Experiences

  • ARV302-R Tues, Nov 27 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 7
  • ARV302-R1 Thurs, Nov 29 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 1
  • ARV302-R2 Thurs, Nov 29 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 6

Meet Cristine, Luke, Grace and Preston - Introduction to Sumerian Hosts (Virtual Avatars)

  • ARV302-R Tues, Nov 27 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 7
  • ARV302-R1 Thurs, Nov 29 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 1
  • ARV302-R2 Thurs, Nov 29 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 6
  • ARV303-R Mon, Nov 26 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 5
  • ARV303-R1 Wed, Nov 28 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom D, Table 7
  • ARV303-R2 Thurs, Nov 29 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 4

What Shall I Wear Today? Modifying the Appearance of Your Sumerian Host

  • ARV304-R Tues, Nov 27 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 10
  • ARV304-R1 Wed, Nov 28 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 6
  • ARV304-R2 Fri, Nov 30 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 5

Create a Chatbot

  • ARV305-R Mon, Nov 26 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 1
  • ARV305-R1 Tues, Nov 27 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 7
  • ARV305-R2 Wed, Nov 28 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 6

Creating an Augmented Reality (AR) Application with Amazon Sumerian

  • ARV306-R Tues, Nov 27 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 10, Table 6
  • ARV306-R1 Wed, Nov 28 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 10
  • ARV306-R2 Thurs, Nov 29 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 10, Table 9

Entering VR: Creating and Publishing a Virtual Reality Scene with Amazon Sumerian

  • ARV307-R Mon, Nov 26 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 1
  • ARV307-R1 Tues, Nov 27 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 6
  • ARV307-R2 Fri, Nov 30 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 7

Customizing the Environment in Your AR/VR Scene

  • ARV401-R Mon, Nov 26 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 3
  • ARV401-R1 Tues, Nov 27 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 9
  • ARV401-R2 Thurs, Nov 29 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 2

Optimizing Your Immersive Application - Tips and Tricks from the Experts

  • ARV402-R Mon, Nov 26 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 8
  • ARV402-R1 Tues, Nov 27 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom B, Table 9
  • ARV402-R2 Wed, Nov 28 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Mirage, Grand Ballroom D, Table 4

Machine Learning on the Edge - Enhancing the Experience with Amazon Sumerian

  • ARV403-R Tues, Nov 27 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 3
  • ARV403-R1 Wed, Nov 28 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 10, Table 6
  • ARV403-R2 Thurs, Nov 29 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Aria West, Level 3, Starvine 3, Table 8

Remember to join our Slack Community and stay up to date on re:Invent activities!

Jake Smeester

Jake is a Creative Content Specialist on the Amazon Sumerian team, focusing on building valuable educational content, both written and video, for Sumerian customers at all levels of expertise.