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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May 15, 2018


First Ever DevNet Creator Awards Recognize Community Contributions

The DevNet Creator awards recognize DevNet community members who have made meaningful contributions to teach others about DevNet and help them discover and use Cisco APIs and platforms.

April 30, 2018


DevNet Create Conference Connects with Application Developers

The two day DevNet Create conference focused on topics and technologies of interest to application developers, cloud developers, and IT (DevOps) professionals

March 2, 2018


NetDevOps, and the Rise of the Programmable Network (PN)

NetDevOps is a new discipline that helps applications and network teams work together to utilize a software programmable network to more quickly and accurately provision your infrastructure.

February 28, 2018


The Programmable Network and the Rise of the Network API

Applications are transforming our businesses...lives. Now Network APIs are providing the bridge for application developers to access the full power of today’s programmable networks.

January 29, 2018


The DevNet Zone at Cisco Live is Ready for YOU!

Grow your skills and career with a visit to the DevNet Zone at Cisco Live -- join in hands-on workshops, demos, technical sessions, learning labs, fun prize-winning challenges, and more.

November 1, 2017


Cisco and Google give developers cloud speed & scale, coupled with enterprise-class security & support

Cisco DevNet invites developers to explore technologies for developing and deploying modern apps in a hybrid world and get hands-on with learning labs and running code against live infrastructure.

October 18, 2017


Cisco Wins Developer Satisfaction Award

As networks become programmable and applications become the central vehicle transforming literally all aspects of our work and lives, Cisco will continue to deliver quality education, training, and support for our rapidly growing developer community.

July 6, 2017


Application Developers and Network Programmers: The Superheroes of Cisco Live

An explosive opening Picture this… I’m at the Cisco Live opening keynote.  Chuck Robbins has an explosive opening with heart-pounding Thunder...