• Cisco Empowered Women's Network

    Cisco Empowered Women’s Network (CEWN) is a network of Cisco customers, partners, and employees joining together to make a difference for women in IT

    Thank you for attending the Cisco Empowered Women’s Network (CEWN) event at Cisco Live. Keep the momentum going with on-demand video content from Cisco Live. Revisit your favorite CEWN speakers and content or catch up on keynotes or innovation talks you may have missed. With thousands of educational sessions available online, you’ll find plenty of curated content to fit your interests and leave you inspired.


    Overview

    Your Time Is Now – Lead. Inspire. Empower.

     

    Join us for the fourth annual Cisco Empowered Women’s Network (CEWN) event at Cisco Live in Las Vegas, Nevada. Featuring keynotes, lightning talks and a panel discussion led by thought-leaders in IT; you’ll walk away with new definitions of leadership, networking, innovation and success—and feel inspired and empowered to implement change in your own life.


    2016 Agenda

     

    We invite you to watch the 2016 Cisco Empowered Women’s Network event on-demand.

     

    Opening Remarks

    Patrice D’Eramo, VP, Americas Marketing, Cisco

     

    Welcome

    Shraddha Chaplot, Machinegineer, Cisco

     

    Opening Keynote – Responsibility in Action

    Ruba Borno, Vice President of Growth Initiatives and Chief of Staff to CEO, Cisco

     

    Panel Discussion – Transcend Barriers and Create Breakthroughs

    Moderator – Brenda Dennis, Head of America’s and Global Sales Operations, Cisco

    Marianne Cooper, Sociologist, The Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Stanford University

    Melissa McCoy, VP Channel Strategy, Sungard AS

    Francine Katsoudas, Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer, Cisco

     

    Break & Raffle

     

    Fireside Chat — The Internet of Women, Accelerating Cultural Change

    Lance Perry, VP, Customer Strategy and Success

    Monique Morrow, CTO, New Frontiers Engineering, Cisco

     

    Lightning Talk – If the Tech Fits – Accelerating Your Career in Technology

    Janet Schijns, VP Global Channels, Verizon

     

    Guest Keynote – Maverick Rules for Leaders

    Polly LaBarre, Author, Founding Member of Fast Company Magazine, Director, Management Lab & Co-Founder of MIX

     

    Closing Remarks

    Shari Slate, VP, Chief Inclusion & Collaboration Officer

     

    Reception and Executive Mentoring

    Videos

    Cisco Empowered Women's Network Overview
    Learn more about how CEWN is creating a network of Cisco customers, partners and employees who join together to make a difference for women in IT.
    How Can Leaders Embrace Change
    Hear from Guest Keynote Speaker Polly Labarre on How Can Leaders Embrace Change

    About Us

    Cisco Empowered Women’s Network is a network of Cisco customers, partners, and employees joining together to make a difference for women in IT. Our year-round programs offer tools for our members to enrich and grow their careers, while paying it forward to empower women in our global community.

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