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Snorre Kjesbu

Vice President & General Manager

Meeting Room Systems

Snorre Kjesbu is Vice President & General Manager of Webex Devices at Cisco. He is a global citizen leading a worldwide organization responsible for the collaboration devices business ranging from IP phones to immersive video systems. Snorre’s passion for design with over 20 years of engineering experience are at the core of his belief in always providing authentic user experiences. Prior to his return to Cisco, Snorre was Executive VP of Design, Creation and Fulfillment at BANG & OLUFSEN in Copenhagen. His résumé also includes SVP at Tandberg and being responsible for R&D on wireless communication at ABB. He and his team at ABB were awarded the Wall Street Journal Innovation award for their work on wireless sensors in 2002. Snorre holds a Master of Science from the University of Bristol and has been a guest lecturer at the Stanford Network Research Center in Stanford University. He has obtained more than 20 patents in the areas of communications and video conferencing and is on the board of directors for several IT companies. When not working, Snorre can likely be seen on a pair of skis – whether on snow or water.

Articles

February 6, 2018

COLLABORATION

Cisco and LGE Remove Friction from the Meeting Experience

Cisco and LGE have joined forces to create a seamless integration between the industry-leading Cisco Spark Room Kit Series and LGE Professional UHD Display Series.

December 21, 2017

COLLABORATION

The Votes that Count = Yours

In 2017, our collaboration team focused on the user experience more than ever. More than people interact with our technology, it’s also about the lifetime experience of buying and using our products.

November 2, 2017

COLLABORATION

Better, Bolder, and Built for AI: Introducing Cisco Spark Room 70

Introducing the Cisco Spark Room 70, our flagship video collaboration device. The Room 70 brings together people, content, and artificial intelligence (AI) to help teams be more effective.

October 24, 2017

COLLABORATION

Cisco Engineers Part of Team Receiving an Emmy® Award for Engineering

Cisco worked with peers from other leading technology organizations on HEVC. This breakthrough in ultra-high definition content compression coding is being recognized with a 2017 Engineering Emmy Award.

August 22, 2017

COLLABORATION

Where Video Systems and Self-Driving Cars Converge

The Cisco Spark Room 55 is a high-performance, all-in-one video system, but what does it have in common with self-driving cars? Both innovations rely on extreme camera technology and machine learning.

June 19, 2017

COLLABORATION

Cisco Spark Board & Room Kit Series Win InfoComm Best of Show Awards

The Cisco Spark Board received InfoComm Best of Show 2017 awards from both AV Technology Magazine and Tech & Learning. Meanwhile, the Cisco Spark Kit products were named Best of Show by Sound & Video Contractor Magazine.

May 16, 2017

COLLABORATION

Getting the Fast Mover Advantage

Moving fast is critical in the disruptive economy. To gain competitive advantage, you need to get things done faster and Cisco Spark can help.

March 27, 2017

COLLABORATION

Making Every Meeting Room Smarter

We aim to revolutionize the meeting room video experience with Cisco Spark Room Kit and Cisco Spark Room Kit Plus. Adding a video display to your meeting room has never been easier, due to built-in automation and intelligence.

June 8, 2016

COLLABORATION

Cisco Spark Video Systems Are Ahead of Schedule

We’re way ahead of schedule. We now expect Spark registration this summer for our DX70 and DX80 desktop endpoints, MX Series, and the remainder of our SX Series room-based video systems.