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Jennifer Redmon

Chief Data Evangelist

Data & Analytics

Jennifer Redmon joined Cisco in 2009 and serves as its Chief Data Evangelist. Her charter is to enable an increasingly data-driven culture through globally-scaled data platforms, services, and community enablement. Her team has trained over 6,000 employees in the areas of data science, artificial intelligence, data storytelling, data engineering, and lean six sigma. Her Data Evangelism group also hosts Data Symposiums serving Cisco's data science and AI communities of practice around the world, bi-annual Kaggle-style data science competitions, internal data science collaboration platforms, and Cisco's Data Science for Good program.

Jennifer holds an international MBA from Duke University with a concentration in Strategy and Bachelor’s in Economics and Art History from UC Davis.

Articles

September 24, 2019

ANALYTICS & AUTOMATION

Is Data Science a Pre-Requisite for AI? The Data Science & AI Hierarchy of Success

Is Data Science a universal prerequisite for AI initiatives? Cisco's Chief Data Evangelist, Jennifer Redmon, proposes AI and Data Science can and should be pursued simultaneously based on a common foundation.

September 24, 2019

ANALYTICS & AUTOMATION

Fostering a Data-Driven Culture: The Data Science & AI Hierarchy of Success

What role does culture play in the achievement of Data Science and AI-driven transformation and innovation? Cisco's Chief Data Evangelist, Jennifer Redmon, proposes that mindset, and ultimately, culture, are a critical foundation.

September 12, 2019

ANALYTICS & AUTOMATION

Congratulations 2019 Data Science Award Winners!

Announced: Cisco's 2019 Data Science Award Winners! Congratulations!

August 21, 2019

ANALYTICS & AUTOMATION

Data Science & AI for Good Launch

Cisco's Chief Data Evangelist, Jennifer Redmon, launches its global Data Science for Good program.

Are Successful Data Scientists Hired or Trained?

Cisco's Chief Data Evangelist, Jennifer Redmon, discusses the pros and cons of hiring vs. training data scientists within the context of different business models.

DeepNude- the AI that “Undresses” Women- is Back. What Now?

Jennifer Redmon, Cisco's Chief Data Evangelist on the return of DeepNude- the AI that "Undresses" Women- and the looming question: What's next?

Data Evangelism: Oxymoron, Fluff, or Business Driver?

What is data evangelism's role in the enterprise? Cisco's Chief Data Evangelist shares her data-driven approach to bolster a data intelligent and data enabled enterprise.