Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Dr. Ana Pinheiro Privette leads the Amazon Sustainability Data Initiative (ASDI), a program that seeks to leverage Amazon’s scale, technology, and infrastructure to help create global innovation for sustainability. Ana was trained as an environmental engineer and as an earth sciences researcher at the New University of Lisbon (Portugal) and at MIT. After spending most of her career at NASA and NOAA as a scientist, Ana led projects for the White House climate portfolio, including the Obama Climate Data Initiative (CDI) and the Partnership for Resilience and Preparedness (PREP), both focused on delivering better access and use of US Federal climate data to support researchers and decision makers.