Top 5 Moments from the Fourth Installment of #STEMTalks a Google+ Hangout

Nov 19, 2015

Florida Polytechnic University hosted #STEMTalks, a Google+ Hangout on November 12, 2015 titled, “Ask Me Anything: Chief Innovation Officer.” The Hangout featured Jim Stikeleather, Chief Innovation Officer of Dell who discussed topics relating to future trends in STEM and emerging technology in computer engineering and IT. Two Florida Poly students, J. Collin Hoedtke and Kylee White asked Mr. Stikeleather questions in regards to his profession and the future of innovation.

View the top five moments from the Google+ Hangout below.

What does a Chief Innovation Officer do?

How can innovation be implemented within STEM fields?

How can you measure innovation?

Why is failure important?

Does innovation stagnation exist?

Students that were unable to participate in the Google+ Hangout can view the full recorded version on Florida Poly’s Youtube Channel. Future Google+ Hangout topics will be revealed shortly that will take place next semester.


Lydia Guzman
Assistant Director of Communications