Innovation at Amazon: Breakfast with Dorothy Nicholls

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Innovation at Amazon: Breakfast with Dorothy Nicholls

Are you a startup founder looking to perfect your strategy and vision?

Join us for a breakfast session with Dorothy Nicholls, the VP of Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics at Amazon. Dorothy will be sharing her best practices on how she helped build the e-commerce backend of Amazon at the turn of the century and continued to set up Prime in six weeks. 

You'll get the opportunity to pick the brain of the highest ranked female executive at Amazon and understand how strategies were put into place to pull off such ambitious and innovative projects within such short timeframes. 


  • 08:30 - 09:00 – Walk-in and breakfast buffet courtesy of Amazon
  • 09:00 - 09:30 – Talk by Dorothy Nicholls
  • 09:30 - 10:00 – Q/A
  • 10:00 - 10:30 – Networking


Dorothy loves to make beautiful products that people love to use. A native of Hangzhou, China, she came to the United States to study Computer Science and started her career working on databases and database applications at Oracle. She joined Amazon in 1998 where she helped build out Amazon’s e-commerce platform. Throughout her long and diverse career, Dorothy led and collaborated on products that have visibly impacted customers around the world – from the initial launch of Amazon Prime, to Kindle, and now AWS, focusing on data analytics and BI.

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