In our first session of INNOVIEW (our new interview series, in partnership with FEI and Culturevate), Scott Millward (Chief Learning Officer, Farmers Insurance) and Anthony Ferrier (CEO, Culturevate) talk about Innovation Culture and how learning and HR professionals are playing a more active role within the innovation space.

Watch the full-length webinar: How Innovation Influences the Role of a Chief Learning Officer

In this fast paced and freewheeling conversation, they will share perspectives on the benefits, challenges and opportunities for leverage that these groups can generate from each other, especially within the context of a broader focus on developing cultures of innovation and intrapreneurs within corporate settings.

About the presenters

Scott Millward, Ph.D. Chief Learning Officer, Farmers Insurance

Scott Millward joined the University of Farmers in 2013 to lead the Learning and Organization Development practice. He was promoted to Chief Learning Officer in 2015. Scott’s innovative approach to talent development draws from career experiences in academics, the entertainment industry and insurance.

Scott began his career as an academic researcher and human factors engineer at the University of Southern California, where he earned his Doctorate in Communication Studies. He is also the former VP for Learning and OD at Warner Bros. and Fox Networks Group, where his teams drove successful projects to identify and drive the behaviors needed to execute on business strategy.

Anthony Ferrier, CEO, Culturevate and Innovation Author

Culturevate provides a tailored approach to employee focused innovation training and tools, working with some of the world’s leading universities. Anthony is also an innovation-focused advisor to a range of corporate organizations and is a regular author and contributor at

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Music: ‘Entrepreneurs’ by Scott_Holmes