AWS Conversations with Leaders Podcast

The AWS Conversations with Leaders Podcast features discussions with executive leaders who are transforming their teams and their organizations. Hosted by AWS Enterprise Strategist Jake Burns, the series explores topics such as leadership, culture, and managing change.


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OCTOBER 2020
Conversations with Leaders Podcast
Innovation, Implementation, and Diversity and Inclusion

Jo-ann Olsovsky, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Salesforce
Miriam McLemore, Enterprise Strategist, AWS


Jo-Ann Olsovsky, EVP and CIO of Salesforce talks about how they value agility, their COVID-19 response, and her CIO leadership experience. In conversation with Enterprise Strategist, Miriam McLemore.

27
October 2020
Ask the AWS Strategist Podcast
Reaching Cloud Velocity, Part 2

Thomas Blood, Digital Innovation Leader, AWS
Jonathan Allen, Director of Enterprise Strategy, AWS
Jake Burns, Enterprise Strategist, AWS


Thomas Blood, a Digital Innovation Leader at AWS, and Jonathan Allen, a Director of Enterprise Strategy at AWS, are back to talk more about their new book, Reaching Cloud Velocity: A Leader's Guide to Success in the AWS Cloud. Listen in as they share some stories about writing the book, being resilient and reliable with the AWS Cloud, and more.

20
OCTOBER 2020
Conversations with Leaders Podcast
Rapid Transformation

Christa Koenen, CIO of Deutsche Bahn AG and CEO of DB Systel
Miriam McLemore, Enterprise Strategist, AWS


Christa Koenen, the CIO Deutsche Bahn Group & CEO Deutsche Bahn Systel, sits down with AWS Enterprise Strategist Miriam McLemore to talk about Deutsche Bhan and Deutsche Bahn Systel's rapid transformation to the AWS Cloud. Listen in as Christa shares how her organization became more agile, how her team developed and re-skilled their work force, and how the overall culture of the company has shifted.

16
OCTOBER 2020
Ask the AWS Strategist Podcast
Cloud Strategy: A Decision-based Approach to Successful Cloud Migration

Gregor Hohpe, Enterprise Strategist, AWS
Jake Burns, Enterprise Strategist, AWS


Gregor Hohpe, an Enterprise Strategist for AWS, sits down with fellow Enterprise Strategists, Jake Burns, to talk about his book, Cloud Strategy: A Decision-based Approach to Successful Cloud Migration. Listen in as he talks about the book, why he wrote it, and what's next.

09
October 2020
AWS Conversations with Leaders Podcast
Championing a Machine Learning Culture

Ameen Kazerouni, [Former] Head of AI/ML Research and Platform Teams, Zappos
Jake Burns, Enterprise Strategist, AWS


How do you lead an organization through rapid change while keeping your customers at the forefront? Listen in as the former Head of AI/ML for Zappos, Ameen Kazerouni, shares how he tackled that question, his thoughts on the core elements for approaching machine learning, investing and up-skilling employees, and more.

Ameen Kazerouni, [Former] Head of AI/ML Research and Platform Teams, Zappos

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