Amazon Web Services Marketplace VP to Deliver Keynote at 2015 NexGen Cloud Conference

Presentation to focus on Reinventing Software Delivery and Customer Business Models

Oct 6, 2015

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vice President of Amazon Web Services Marketplace (AWS Marketplace), Dave McCann, will be among the keynote speakers at The Channel Company's 2015 NexGen Cloud Conference & Expo in San Diego, taking place from Dec. 9-10. McCann will bring AWS's perspective on the fundamental changes in enterprise software consumption and how ISVs and channel partners can reinvent their business models. It will be one of several not-to-be-missed keynotes of this year's NexGen Cloud—the only vendor-neutral conference focused exclusively on helping IT solution providers reinvent themselves for the cloud era.

"AWS is one of the most innovative cloud service providers in the world," says Robert DeMarzo, Senior Vice President, Strategic Content, The Channel Company. "AWS's presence at NexGen Cloud is a great opportunity for ISVs and solution providers to get a firsthand account of what it truly means to reinvent for the cloud."

AWS's McCann will be joined by other cloud thought leaders delivering keynote presentations at the conference, including:

Pat GelsingerCEO of virtualization and cloud leader VMware and 30-year veteran of the IT industry

John BattelleCreator of Wired, entrepreneur, author and thought leader on business, culture and technology

Tony HawkSkateboarding legend, video game entrepreneur, New York Times bestselling author and philanthropist

The conference will include content across a variety of formats. In addition to the keynotes and the more than 20 speakers in total, attendees will have a chance to engage with cloud vendors and peers in the Expo Hall, "Content Theaters" and "Power Talks"—15-minute roundtable conversations with vendors focused on joint go-to-market strategies.

The 2015 NexGen Cloud Conference & Expo will be held at the San Diego Marriott & Convention Center following a closed-door executive day where leading cloud integrators will gather with vendors, developers and cloud suppliers. For more information and to register, go to

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