Takachar: Meet the team that developed a solution to make economic use of biomass residues while reducing air pollution
A Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge Third Runner-Up Prize was awarded to Takachar for converting biomass residues to help farmers and the planet.
WaterScope: Meet the team using machine learning to ensure water is safe to drink
Waterscope was awarded a $75,000 USD prize as the Regional First Runner-Up for EMEAR in the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge.
People Behind CSR at Cisco: Why we take ethics and integrity seriously
We recently sat down with Laura Ellis, Global Ethics and Compliance Manager at Cisco, to learn more about why we take ethics and integrity seriously.
Cisco Crisis Response: Meet team member Matt Altman
At times of crisis, the Cisco Crisis Response team provides technology and expertise. Matt Altman is one of the Crisis Response team members on the ground. Here are three things you need to know about him.
People Behind CSR at Cisco: Dedicated to giving back
As a Community Impact Manager at Cisco, Ajay Gopal is dedicated to giving back, supported by the belief that businesses can be a force for good. His continued leadership reflects his convictions within Cisco’s approach to CSR.
Meet Caeli: People’s Choice Award Winner for India Impact and the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020
Caeli is the first anti-pollution mask that is not only portable, but can track the health of the patient as well as medication usage through an app. They won both the Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020 People’s Choice Award ($10,000 USD) and India Impact People’s Choice Award ($5,000 USD). Learn more from their team.
Meet Neurafarm: A Third Runner-Up of the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020
Neurafarm has developed AI-powered crop protection and management apps to identify plant disease and pests, increase harvest, connect with experts, and tap into bigger markets. Learn more from co-founders of Neurafarm, CEO Febi Agil Ifdillah and Chief of Agriculture Lintang Kusuma Pratiwi, winners of a Third Runner-Up $10,000 USD prize.
Meet Gramhal: A Second Runner-Up of the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020
Gramhal’s model empowers farmers and enables them to access better prices for their produce and increase their income. Gramhal was the Second Runner-Up in the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020 and won a $25,000 USD prize. Learn more from their founder and CEO, Vikas Birhma.