First ever Innovation Day.

Amazon will be host to its first Innovation Day, an extension of Amazon Summit, to deliver first-hand practical insights from leaders across the Amazon business including retail, Prime, Marketplace and Robotics. The event will be held on Tuesday at Sydney’s International Convention Centre in Darling Harbour.

The event, designed for business leaders, technology leaders, start-up CEOs, IT managers and developers, among others, will be led by Amazon Global VP for Innovation, Paul Misener.

Other speakers will include, Amazon SVP International Consumer, Russ Grandinetti, Amazon Australia country manager, Rocco Bräuniger, Amazon Alexa Skills country manager ANZ, Kate Burleigh and Amazon Robotics chief technologist, Tye Brady, AI Futurist, Dr Jordan Nyguen.

The key theme will be what Amazon CEO and founder, Jess Bezos terms ‘Day 1 Principles’ to build a culture which drives innovation at scale.

In November 2017, ahead of its official local launch, Amazon was host to its Marketplace Seller Summit in Sydney.