Melanie McGrory

Director of Customer Solutions Management (CSM), Specialist Solution Architect (SA) EMEA - Amazon Web Services

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Speaker Bio

Melanie McGrory is the Director of the EMEA Customer Solutions Management (CSM) and Specialist Solution Architect (SA) team for Amazon Web Services (AWS). She and her team support digital native companies, Independent Software Vendors, Small Midsize Businesses, and Enterprises. Her team helps customers enable digital transformation, new customer experiences, and business innovation outcomes. 

Her organisation focuses on prescriptive solution guidance across 175+ full featured services and solutions such as compute, storage, databases, migration and modernisation, artificial intelligence and machine learning, hybrid, application development, security, people transformation, and management governance. 

Prior to AWS, Melanie spent 24 years with HP Enterprise Services (now DXC), most recently as the UK&I lead for travel, transport, logistics, consumer goods and retail sectors. She’s held numerous leadership roles in general management, strategy, consulting and business development, within HP Enterprise Services and the U.K. Ministry of Defence (MoD). 

Her studies include a Bachelor’s degree in Physics and Operational Research from the University of Cranfield at Shrivenham. She is a STEM advocate and active participant in veterans’ charities. She and her family reside in Fleet, Hampshire.

Speaker Sessions


Generative AI: The New Industrial Revolution?

30 mins
  • Not to be Missed
  • Melanie McGrory

    Director of Customer Solutions Management (CSM), Specialist Solution Architect (SA) EMEA

    Amazon Web Services

As more generative AI tools are developed and layered into existing software packages and technology platforms, we’ve learned that there are several different use cases available—each with unique strengths and characteristics. Generative AI has the potential to change the shape of our workforce, and this type of transformation will require us to think differently about the skills needed for roles we have yet to define.

Generative AI (Gen AI) is a type of AI that can create new content and ideas, including conversations, stories, images, videos, and music. This extraordinary technology enables us to reimagine what’s possible, not only for individuals and businesses, but every aspect of life. Gen AI has the potential to have a tremendous influence on the world as we know it.

This session, led by Melanie McGrory will discuss how we can adapt to these developments and more. The session is perfect if you want to reimagine the future with Generative AI, consider the impact this will have on the way we work, and understand what we need to do to support the generation of people that will follow us.

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