• Higher Education Summit

    The agenda of this Summit is founded on the premise of innovation in Digital Transformation and under three pillars: Digital Campus, Cybersecurity and Connectivity coverage.

    Learn Without Limits: The Power of Digital in Higher Education

     

    The digital transformation in education is making it possible for students to learn more, in new ways, in new places, with new connections to resources around the globe. Join us at the Education Summit at Cisco Live! and be part of the amazing transition into this new digital world in education and share insights with you peers and other leaders about visionary technologies that enable students to learn without limits.

     

    There’s never been a better time to Learn without Limits!

     

    Details of the agenda and our speakers will be available later.

     

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    Higher Eductation Summit Agenda

     

    Host of the Summit
    Manuel Wiechers, Business Development Director, Cisco Mexico

     

    Monday, November 7, 2016

     

    * Agenda subject to change. Please check back for updates

    Time Activity
    10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Welcome to the Customer Speed Dating at The Hub
    Join the partners and experts to discuss your top of mind business issues in a short meeting format. Every partner you meet at the Speed Dating allows you to earn the possibility to win a nice gift!
    12:00 p.m. – 12:10 p.m. Higher Education Summit: Learn without Limits
    Manuel Wiechers, Business Development Director, Cisco Mexico
    12:10 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. The Pulse of Digital Transformation in Higher Education
    Live polling session where several aspects regarding digital transformation will be addressed.
    12:30 p.m. – 01:30 p.m. Necessary Transition: The CIO evolution to a CDO (Chief Digital Officer)
    Both the understanding of the market and agility to digitally transform the business, resulting in attraction and customer loyalty, will only be possible if it is led by this new role, known as CDO.
    Pablo Marrone, Director & Alberto Aguayo, Director
    01:30 p.m. – 02:30 p.m. Business Transformation Alliances at work: Apple & Cisco
    Learn the progress of this strategic alliance and the positive impact for the Education world. Empower the school and the students and take the advantage of the outcomes from two leaders joint solutions development.
    Saúl Olivera & Carlos Torales, Director de Soluciones Empresariales, Cisco LATAM
    02:30 p.m. – 04:00 p.m. Lunch & Customer Speed Dating
    Join the partners and experts to discuss your top of mind business issues in a short meeting format. Every partner you meet at the Speed Dating allows you to earn the possibility to win a nice gift!
    04:00 p.m. – 05:15 p.m. Leaders Panel: Learn without Limits: The Power of Digital in Higher Education
    Imagine and discuss around digital university, institution or college. Students with mobile devices learn anywhere and at any time. Professors collaborating in classes and online communities or virtual labs.
    Moderadors:
    Renee Patton, Director, Education Solutions, Cisco Americas
    Manuel Wiechers, BDM

    Speakers:
    – Luis Javier Mosquera, CTO Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
    – Isabel de Ávila, CIO SENA Colombia
    – Cesar Díaz, CIO Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla
    – Cesar Hernández, CIO Universidad Panamericana GDL
    05:15 p.m. – 06:00 p.m. Keynote: Higher Education Digitization
    Securing institutional assets is a critical step in a college or university’s ability to embark on the road to digital transformation. Discover how institutions must commit to investing in security solutions and strategies that enable long-term flexibility and agility without compromising on performance.
    Katty Coulson, IT Leader for Latin America
    06:15 p.m. – 06:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
    Ricardo Estrada, Sales Manager Public Sector
    Manuel Wiechers, BDM, Cisco Mexico

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