My AWS Cloud Club Journey

My AWS Cloud Club Journey

I've had an amazing journey filled with unforgettable experiences, learning aws services. I'm grateful for everything and can't wait to share it with you!

Published Jan 30, 2024
Last Modified Jan 31, 2024
What are AWS Cloud Clubs?
AWS Cloud Clubs are student-led organizations or chapters that focus on learning, experimenting, and networking around Amazon Web Services (AWS) and cloud computing technologies.
Who are the AWS Cloud Club captains?
Cloud Club Captains are individuals who lead and manage these AWS Cloud Clubs. Cloud Club Captains play a crucial role in initiating and organizing club activities, such as workshops, meetups, and projects, as well as promoting the club within their educational institution or community.
Overview of how to start or transform your AWS cloud club
Apply to become a Cloud Club Captain through the AWS Student Hub. The application process involves submitting details about your experience and plans for starting a Cloud Club chapter.
The basic requirement for becoming a captain is that, while filling out an application, you must upload a video, and a community member recommendation must also be there.
Lanching AWS Cloud Club
Once selected, work with the AWS Academic Advocacy team to set up the required AWS accounts and launch your Cloud Club.
Promote the new Cloud Club within your university or region to attract members. Organize regular meetups or workshops where members can learn cloud skills together through hands-on labs and projects.
Past events link: https://bit.ly/soumeetuplaunch

Past Events

Expert session on scaling on AWS for millions of users
This session has focused on the expertise required to scale applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS) for millions of users. This includes various aspects of scaling, including infrastructure design, application architecture, and optimization techniques.
Women's Day Celebration (SHE)
"Strong Happening Empowered (SHE)" is a platform that aims to empower and uplift women by providing them with access to a roster of incredible female leaders. Through their programs, SHE offers mentorship, networking opportunities, and resources to help women grow and excel in their careers. By connecting women with successful leaders in various industries, SHE hopes to inspire and encourage them to reach their full potential.
Career Aspects with AWS
"Career Aspects with AWS" could refer to the various job roles, opportunities, and growth prospects available for professionals skilled in Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies. With the increasing adoption of cloud computing and the rapid growth of AWS in the market, there is a high demand for AWS professionals across different industries.
Introduction to Serverless on AWS
Serverless computing on AWS is a powerful approach to building applications that eliminates the need for you to manage servers, infrastructure, and operating systems. Instead, you can focus on writing code and delivering value to your customers. Using serverless computing on AWS can help you reduce your operational costs, increase your agility, and improve your scalability.


Gujarat’s First Ever AWS DeepRacer League: Race to Top with AWS
AWS DeepRacer is an autonomous 1/18th scale race car designed to test RL models by racing on a physical track. Using cameras to view the track and a reinforcement model to control throttle and steering, the car shows how a model trained in a simulated environment can be transferred to the real world.
The World's First Ever Infrastructure Camp
This camp is intended to teach students the important role foundational infrastructure plays in the development, operation, and management of cloud solutions. It also provides an introduction to a few basic services, some helpful concepts, and an explanation of how each fits into the overall picture of cloud architecture. In addition to the basics, it challenges you to solve some additional problems designed to stretch your knowledge and understanding.

Community Events

India's First Ever AWS Student Symposium 2023
This symposium is designed to bring together students from various academic backgrounds to learn, share knowledge, and explore the latest technological advancements in Amazon Web Services (AWS). It promises to be an excellent opportunity for students to network with industry experts, gain valuable insights, and enhance their skills and knowledge in cloud computing.
Network with other Cloud Club captains, AWS community leaders, and mentors to exchange ideas and stay up-to-date on the latest resources. Attend AWS online events and conferences.
Other captain's: https://go.aws/3SBslhS
Community Builder’s: https://go.aws/4bdZkjy
AWS Heros: https://go.aws/49s9iw3
Maintain an active online presence for the club on platforms like Dev.to, LinkedIn, and Meetup to engage members and share updates. Publish learning content and technical articles written by yourself and members
Social media handles: https://bit.ly/4be07kw
Apply for AWS credits, certification vouchers, and other rewards available to recognized Cloud Club. Distribute these among active members.

My Experience

Being a part of AWS Cloud Club has been a game-changer for me as far as my technical skills and mindset are concerned. These club have provided me with an incredible platform to network with AWS Heroes, community builders, and user group leaders.
As a Cloud Club Captain, I have not only honed my technical skills but also gained valuable leadership, management, and public speaking abilities.
All in all, being a part of AWS Cloud Club has been a transformative experience for me as a cloud computing enthusiast, and I am grateful for the knowledge, skills, and opportunities it has provided me with. I look forward to being a part of this community of cloud enthusiasts for years to come.

Expressing Gratitude

I appreciate the valuable contributions of the AWS Cloud Club members at Silver Oak University. Their unwavering support has been instrumental in the success of this project. I extend our heartfelt thanks for their outstanding efforts.
I am grateful to the faculty members, authorities, and management team of Silver Oak University for their constant support and guidance. Thank you for your efforts towards our success.

Additional benefits

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Learn with Academic advocacy
1.GitHub Learner Library: https://bit.ly/3HBcdGw
The AWS Cloud Club Learner Library is a resource hub where you can discover free, ungated content on AWS properties to further your learning journey
2.Amplify Workshop: https://bit.ly/3HAxr7K
This foundational workshop introduces serverless cloud concepts, including authentication, storage, and functions.
3.Infrastructure Camp: https://bit.ly/48P7Rrx
This course is intended to teach students the important role foundational infrastructure plays in the development, operation, and management of cloud solutions.
4.Machine Learning Camp: https://bit.ly/3u0Nusi
In this introductory workshop, you'll learn how to add machine learning features to a web app using Amazon Rekognition and Amazon Textract.
More ways to learn
AWS educate: https://awseducate.instructure.com/
AWS skill builder: https://explore.skillbuilder.aws/
Build on AWS live: https://go.aws/3u7deDk/
AWS AI & ML Scholarship: https://go.aws/48ObMou/

Exciting News!

Our next AWS Cloud Club cohort begins on February 5, 2024.
Are you ready to lead?