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Susie Wee

Senior Vice President and General Manager

Cisco DevNet & CX Ecosystem Success

Susie is the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco DevNet & CX Ecosystem Success, focused on accelerating the advancement of Cisco customers, partners, IT professionals and software developers as they innovate with Cisco platforms. She founded DevNet, Cisco's developer program which catalyzes innovations created by a broad developer ecosystem. Under Susie’s leadership, the DevNet community has grown to over 500,000 developers in less than four years. In addition to the DevNet community, this new organization brings together Cisco’s professional training and certification program and critical employee communities that transform business and drive profitable growth.

Prior to her current role, Susie was the Vice President and Chief Technology and Experience Officer of Cisco’s Collaboration Technology Group. She was responsible for driving innovation and experience design in Cisco's collaboration products and software services, including unified communications, telepresence, web and video conferencing, and cloud collaboration. Before joining Cisco, Susie was Vice President of Experience Software Business and CTO at Hewlett Packard.

Susie served as the co-editor of the JPSEC standard for the security of JPEG-2000 images and as an associate editor for the IEEE Transactions on Circuits, Systems and Video Technology and IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. While serving as Lab Director at HP Labs, Susie was also a consulting assistant professor at Stanford University where she co-taught a graduate-level course on digital video processing.

Susie received Technology Review’s Top 100 Young Innovators award, ComputerWorld's Top 40 Innovators under 40 award, the Red Dot Design Concept award for augmented collaboration, the INCITs Technical Excellence award, the Women in Technology International Hall of Fame award, and was on the Forbes Most Powerful Women list. She is an IEEE Fellow for her contributions in multimedia technology and has authored over 50 international publications and 57 granted patents.

She currently serves on the board of directors for Analog Devices, a leading global high-performance analog technology company dedicated to solving the toughest engineering challenges. She is also an active mentor and member of the International Women’s Forum (IWF) Leadership Foundation, which supports the women leaders of today and tomorrow.

Susie received her B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Articles

June 10, 2019

DEVELOPER

Bringing Software Practices and Software Skills to Networking with Cisco Certifications and DevNet

New network technologies and certifications are giving network engineers the opportunity to utilize the programmable network in new and exciting ways.

May 1, 2019

DEVELOPER

Wi-Fi 6 is for Developers!

Every major networking technology transition creates a new set of opportunities for applications. Developers take notice.

February 15, 2019

DEVELOPER

Disrupt or Die: Developers and IT Hold the Keys to Business Success

Across all industries, from retail to manufacturing to transportation and cities, developers and IT have become strategic partners in business success.

November 27, 2018

DEVELOPER

“Smart Country” Innovation Creates Opportunities for People

Innovation! It’s amazing to see how technology transforms our lives. As the founder of Cisco DevNet, I am passionate about ensuring that technology makes our lives better in ways that...

July 23, 2018

DEVELOPER

Introducing the Cisco & Google Cloud Challenge

Get tools and training to build modern, microservice-based, cloud applications that span both public and private clouds. Register for the Cisco & Google Cloud Challenge and WIN!

June 12, 2018

NETWORKING

Building the Intent-Based Network with DevNet

#Cisco just made an announcement about releasing new developer capabilities for intent-based networking. Cisco's new DNA Center platform adds programmability to DNA Center. #CiscoDNA

June 11, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cisco DevNet Hits 500,000 Members, Gaining Critical Mass for the “DevNet Effect”

We’re excited to announce that we’ve reached an important moment in Cisco’s history. DevNet now has 500,000 registered members.

May 30, 2018

DEVELOPER

The DevNet Zone at Cisco Live Is the Place to Learn and Connect

A robust slate of hands-on workshops and learning labs, interactive demos, and technical sessions await you in the #devnet zone at #CLUS.