Nieves Garcia is the AI/ML Specialist lead for Public Sector in Amazon Web Services (AWS) across the Asia Pacific region. She drives artificial intelligence and machine learning use cases from inception to scale across Education, Research, Healthcare and Government among others. Previous to AWS, Nieves was ecosystem director and new products introduction director in different start-ups and large organisations in Europe, having the privilege of contributing to several standards and patents along the way. For the last 14 years, her work has been focused on driving innovation and bringing new products to market globally, particularly in the Customer Experience, Internet of Things and AI/ML space.

Currently based in Australia, she’s an active mentor and advocate of diversity and inclusion in STEM and AI, collaborating with various Universities and government entities.