TechFoundHer - AWS Lunch & Learn Workshop for Start-ups

Overview: TechFoundHer - AWS Lunch & Learn Workshop for Start-ups

Letโ€™s build a prototype for a start-up from scratch! Interactive demo for female founders using AWS cloud technology with lunch provided!

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AWS Shannon Building, Amazon Ireland, Burlington Road, Dublin 4 D04hh21, Ireland
Wed Jul 12, 2023 (12:00) - Wed Jul 12, 2023 (14:00)

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Letโ€™s build a prototype for a start-up from scratch! Interactive demo for female founders using AWS cloud technology with lunch provided!

Letโ€™s build the prototype for a start-up from scratch! Interactive workshop for female founders demoing AWS cloud technology to run, scale and grow your start-up - with lunch provided. Led by a team of Solutions Architects from AWS and Accenture โ€“ all amazing women in tech. Everyone welcome.


For all female founders with an idea for using tech to create a product or service. All sectors including Health tech, Ed tech, non-profit tech and purpose led projects. Everyone welcome. No technical background / knowledge required


  • 12:00 Doors open, arrival, registration and badge collection at reception. Informal networking
  • 12.30 Grab lunch and start of Presentation/Demonstration
  • 13:30 Q&A and next steps (optional)
  • 14:00 Itโ€™s a wrap

Key Takeaways

  • Connect and network with other impact driven female founders over lunch provided by AWS in their fabulous office on Burlington Road.
  • Find out how to create a simple call centre (within a few minutes) using Amazon Connect that enables conversational analytics powered by machine learning, build a website using Amazon LightSail, build a prototype (for a health app โ€“ showing data visualisation and predictive analytics on a simple dashboard called Amazon QuickSight).
  • Meet 'women in tech' mentors with opportunity to ask them your questions in an informal setting.
  • Optional follow-up challenge. Apply what you learned and grow your confidence by building your own demo/prototype and website to communicate the core concept for your own startup - you'll be invited to share these.
  • Learn about the different AWS credit programmes you can leverage to get you started.
  • Participate in another TechFoundHer event and build your tech knowledge and confidence.

Speakers and Format

Lunch with an interactive demo showing how to build tech from scratch using a modern cloud services!. Followed by Q&A to panel.

The two co-facilitators are:

Regina Hackenberg, AWS Senior Solutions Architect who is responsible for Public Sector customers in Ireland and who has previous experience as a founder of a gaming start-up.

Mamatha P Bhakthavasthalam Cloud transformation and Architecture Specialist at Accenture.

Mairin Murray will welcome you on behalf of and share our mission to build the number, scale and impact of female founders of tech startups.


AWS Shannon Building, Burlington Road, Dublin 4, Dublin, D04 HH21. Central location and short walk from Dart stations (Grand Canal or Landsdowne Road).

๐Ÿ‘‰ Places are limited for this Lunch and Learn so book your place and register asap to avoid disappointment.

๐Ÿ’– Thanks so much to AWS team for their support of our TechFoundHer mission - to build the scale, visibility and impact of female founders of tech start-ups.


Frequently asked questions

Additional info for this workshop

Q: Will food be provided on the day?

A: Yes, and if you have any dietary requirements, please include them when registering for the event.

Q. Is there a Code of Conduct?

A: Yes, you can find it here:

Here's some info about our awesome mentor(s).
Q. A lot of our events are female-friendly events, we have enquiries asking if other genders are welcome as well?
YES. You are welcome. Events we run or partner in are diversity friendly. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at
More info about our supporters
AWS Ireland -
AWS' presence in the city has grown since 2004. We have multiple offices and facilities that form a significant part of the cityโ€™s tech industry. We offer a wide range of roles with benefits packages and rich learning and growth prospects.
More about the organiser
Mairin Murray and Vicky Twomey-Lee - You can read more about TechFoundHer team via their About Page
You can contact the organiser at:
If you have any other general questions:

๐ŸŒˆ A huge thanks to our supporter(s) and partner(s) ๐ŸŒˆ


๐Ÿ’– Our Sponsor/Partner(s)

A huge thanks to following sponsor(s). If you like to support us, get in touch with us.

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