Chief Innovation Officers Roundtable

Objective: Each quarterly roundtable features a distinguished guest speaker to share, exchange, and discuss current challenges and latest concepts in innovation related to Business Models. The table topic is led by the chief guest, an expert in the field, and chaired by Solomon Darwin, Executive Director of Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation. This private meeting is by invitation only and is limited to a select group of guests.

Upcoming Events

Chief Guests:  Omar Hatamleh
Date: April 12, 2019
Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm
NASA Ames Research Center (Moffett Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94035)

Table Chairs:  Solomon Darwin, Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation

About the Speaker:

Omar Hatamleh


Dr. Omar Hatamleh is the Executive Director of the Space Studies Program at International Space University. In addition to his role at ISU, Omar is the Chief Innovation Officer, Engineering at NASA. Prior to that he was the Deputy Chief Scientist at NASA ARC responsible for identifying new and promising areas of scientific research and supporting technologies that can be integrated into the Center’s capabilities. Omar has twenty years of aerospace industry experience and has published over 33 international journal articles; he has four engineering degrees, speaks four languages, and has been an invited keynote speaker to multiple national and international events including major innovation conferences, Google, IBM, European Investment Fund, etc.