Working Backwards: Amazon’s Culture of Innovation

November 15, 2018 at 11:45 AM

Presented by Richard Halkett (Worldwide Lead, Digital Innovation, Amazon Web Services, Inc.)

Experience Level: All Levels

Track: All


Organizations of all sizes often ask how their companies can ‘innovate like Amazon.’ Since it’s humble beginnings as the “World’s Largest Bookstore,” Amazon has not only innovated across e-commerce and other adjacent segments but has also introduced entirely new and unrelated businesses to the organization. This session will look at how Amazon organizes for innovation and dive deep into the mechanism of Working Backwards.