The Tech Star of the Year award recognizes outstanding contributions to the cloud industry by individuals working at any level within an organization. Our Tech Star will be an unsung hero whose creativity, passion, and innovation are driving the space forward—someone who embodies cloud excellence in everything they do.
Developer Advocate at Salesforce
Salesforce MVP, London Admins Trailblazer Community Group Leader and London’s Calling co-organiser
Lead Digital and Innovation at Roche
Power Platform Architect and Developer at Akari Solutions Limited
Low Code Lead & Platform Evangelist at ANS Group
Courses and Community Director at Salesforce Ben
Cloud Solutions Architect at Ergo
Director of Engineering at Advancing Analytics
Salesforce Consultant Associate at IBM
DevOps Engineer at Azavea
Salesforce Architect at Airbnb
Founder and Executive Director at UPchieve
Associate Engineer at Cloudforia
Salesforce Developer at Gerent
Microsoft Azure and AI MVP, Innovation Evangelist at 3XM Group
Principal Software Engineer at Itron
Microsoft Business Applications MVP and Senior Consultant at Hitachi Solutions America
Salesforce Administrator at Autodesk Construction Solutions
Content Creator and DevOps Trainer at TechWorld with Nana
Principal Data Scientist at OLX Group and Founder of DataTalks.Club
Microsoft MVP and Managing Partner at 4PS Germany
IT-Consultant, Co-founder and CEO of atwor
Microsoft MVP, Podcaster at Alex and Ragnar Show and Channel Account Manager EMEA Central at Quest Software
AWS Community Hero, Author of JavaONE Rockstar, and Freelance Consultant
Christian Szandor Knapp
Salesforce MVP and Principal Technology Evangelist Salesforce at DIA
Microsoft Azure MVP and Microsoft MCT, Managing Consultant at adesso SE
Shortlist for our Global event will be released on Monday 22nd May, 2023.
Judges will be looking for nominees who demonstrate a passion for cloud technology and have made substantial contributions to the industry within their niche.
Successful nominations should:
Nominations can be submitted as a 100+ word statement (400 words max) OR a three minute (maximum) video highlighting how the nominee has hit all or some of the elements outlined in the category criteria. Try and include as much tangible evidence as possible—please note that the video should explain why the nominee should win the award, and not exceed the length mentioned above. The video can be shot on a phone, laptop or PC camera, corporate adverts that do not address the category criteria will not be accepted.
Cloud Software Architect at Polestar | AWS Data Hero
Anurag has been a passionate advocate for cloud technology from the moment his career brought him into the AWS ecosystem. A regular speaker at community events and meetups across the globe, his cloud evangelism has seen him involved with initiatives such as The Apprentice Project, helping students from low-income backgrounds improve their tech knowledge.
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