Cloud Immersion Day

Thursday, 17 October 2019

see, experience, discover

The University of Newcastle (UON) is proud to be collaborating with strategic partners Amazon Web Services (AWS), Deloitte and CSA, on a truly exciting event – The University of Newcastle Cloud Immersion Day on Thursday, 17 October 2019.

The day will provide attendees with the opportunity to explore real and working proof of concepts of how Cloud technology can solve key challenges and unlock value in the Higher Education sector.

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Through immersive stations you will have the opportunity to interact with real working prototypes leveraging technologies including machine and deep learning, bots, Artificial Intelligence, voice interactions and automation.

Information stations will showcase AWS Cloud security, education and learning opportunities. It will also answer crucial questions around adoption of Cloud technologies: what is possible in the Cloud, what are the security implications, and what are the costs?

Cloud Specilalists will be available to address your key questions and areas of interest around the adoption of cloud technologies ranging from security and compliance, enablement (including free certification tools), migration, data lakes, and more...


Researchers – discover how Cloud technologies allow academics to focus on research without distraction; all with minimal effort and confidence that your data and budget are safe and managed.

Students – Gain first-hand experience of Cloud technology through hands-on workshops and see how you can supplement your Cloud learning through AWS Enablement certification.

Technology Specialists and Industry Leaders – Organisations benefit from scalable and cost-effective IT environments that produce more efficient and cost-effective results, all while keeping data safe – see what Cloud technology is already enabling to catch a glimpse of what the future holds.

Higher Education – The Cloud is much more than a means to provision technology in a different way. Cloud technology can fundamentally enhance the way the Higher Education sector conducts its business, while allowing organisations to become more responsive to disruption and increasingly agile.

To ensure you make the most of the day, we also encourage you to bring along your team members and guests to be part of the day.


Great Hall, Ring Road, University of Newcastle Callaghan Campus

PARKING is available on campus at the IDC carpark at a rate of $4.60 per day.

Register your attendance by clicking here.