Neumont University, a private institution offering accelerated bachelor's degrees in computer science and related fields welcomes Alessandro Muti, principal software engineer for Amazon Media to Salt Lake City on Monday, May 22, 2017 for a special alumni event. Tech-professionals with a passion for web APIs are also invited to attend the event, which will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at The Little America Hotel, 500 South Main Street, in downtown Salt Lake City.
“We are elated to welcome Mr. Muti and members from Amazon to Salt Lake City as we further expand our relationship with Amazon,” Shaun McAlmont, Neumont University president said. “Downtown continues to grow and thrive as a tech-center for the Mountain West, and collaborating with a successful company like Amazon is exactly what Neumont strives for in all of its business partnerships.”
In his current role, Muti provides technical thought leadership, architecture guidance, coaching and mentoring in the Amazon Media division. He will speak to alumni and guests about APIs, followed by a pub-style quiz with tech-centric questions and prizes. The event is free for alumni and tech professionals, but participants must register by this Friday, May 19 for the Evening with Amazon.
Before joining Amazon, Muti was vice president of enterprise architecture for Agylisys, a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise software, services, and solutions to the hospitality industry. He started his career at Microsoft with the Windows 3.1 team, where he spent a decade in various roles including Windows NT and the Internet Explorer team. He is the inventor of BITs and Windows Automatic Updates.
Muti will present a Tech Talk to Neumont students on Monday, May 22 at 10:30 a.m. at The Little America Hotel. Then, Amazon Web Services Operations Manager MIchael Foley will present a Tech Talk to students enrolled in the information systems degree program on Tuesday, May 23 at 10:30 a.m. on campus.