Ken Eisner

Director, Worldwide Education Programs
Amazon Web Services

Ken Eisner, Global Lead, AWS Educate, Amazon Web Services. Ken is an education technology leader with over twenty years of experience spearheading local and global initiatives that improve educational outcomes and education delivery models for institutions, students and educators. Ken conceived and spearheaded the 2015 launch of AWS Educate, Amazon's global initiative to provide K-20 educators and students with the resources needed to scale the number of students ready to enter a cloud-enabled workforce. Demand for the program has dramatically exceeded expectations. Ken is also a Council Member with the District of Columbia Innovation and Technology Inclusion Council, which advises the D.C. mayor on issues surrounding innovation and technology inclusion in education and industry.

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