Innovation Squared is a video series of unscripted conversations between two innovators: one from Amgen and one from another field. The conversations are both compelling and inspiring, and provide insights into how innovators think and drive change. This series is a collaboration between Amgen and The Nation of Artists.
Jane Parnes and Nina Tandon recently spoke virtually about their most impactful teachers, a shared love of running marathons, and their contributions to the field of engineering.
Rob Lenz, and Aprille Ericsson Aerospace Engineer at NASA, discuss changing the status quo and the importance of diversity to spark innovation.
David Reese and his brother Jim Reese, discuss their upbringing, personal inspirations and shared passion for helping improve the lives of others.
Rusty Lipford and Aaron Horowitz discuss the meaning of perseverance in their fields and how to find joy in the process of trial and error.
Dr. Peter Kufer and Dr. David Putrino discuss the innovative journey in their fields, the influence of serendipity, and how it takes tenacity to be truly innovative.
Cathy Critchlow and Lauryn Nwankpa discuss the challenges of being a woman in the workplace, the importance of mentorship, and more.
Ray Deshaies, Senior Vice President of Global Research at Amgen, and Anousheh Ansari, CEO of XPRIZE Foundation discuss how to build and nurture a culture of innovation within a large organization
P.K. Morrow, VP at Amgen, and Mike Pell, Director at Microsoft Garage, discuss innovation in R&D, and other ways to success