IMPACT Program

Hosted by the Cisco Connected Women Network

Event Overview


Kick off your week at Cisco Live by attending the IMPACT Program on Monday, January 28 from 14:30 to 17:00 hosted by the Cisco Connected Women Network.


The mission of this year’s program is to positively IMPACT education, sales, culture, society, economy, innovation, …technology!



Monday, January 28

14:30 – 14:45 Welcome by Karen Walker, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer, Cisco
14:45 – 15:15 IMPACTpeople: Technology as inspiring Opportunity – Interview with Ntombozuko (Soso) Luningo, Trainer, Cisco Networking Academy & Susie Wee, SVP & CTO, DevNet, Cisco
15:15 – 15:45 IMPACTsociety: Through Tragedy to Tech Talent, Anne Kjaer Riechert, Co-Founder & CEO, ReDI School of Digital Integration
15:45 – 16:45 IMPACTful: How to Establish Impactful Partnerships, Dr. Christian Geerkens, Life- & Business Coach followed by exclusive Table-Workshops with Executives
16:45 – 17:00 Closing & Q&A, Wendy Mars, SVP EMEAR, Cisco

Connected Women Event at Cisco Live


Each year at Cisco Live the Cisco Connected Women Network organizes an event for Cisco customers, partners and employees, which focuses on identifying challenges and opportunities of today to empower everybody to make an impact tomorrow.


The vision of Connected Women is to create an inclusive environment that enables us to attract, develop and retain talented and diverse employees to support the Cisco corporate culture and maintain a competitive advantage.


Join the conversation on #CLEUR19impact.

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