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Susie Wee

SVP & CTO

Cisco DevNet Ecosystem Success

Susie is the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Cisco DevNet Ecosystem Success, focused on accelerating the advancement of Cisco customers, partners, developers, and IT professionals as they innovate with Cisco platforms. She founded and leads DevNet, Cisco's developer program, which catalyzes innovations and accelerates automation and digital transformation in the industry. Under Susie’s leadership, DevNet has grown to a global community of over 500,000 developers, a vibrant ecosystem of DevNet software and solutions partners, and has created professional DevNet certifications for the industry.

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.

Articles

February 28, 2018

DEVELOPER

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

DEVELOPER

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

DEVELOPER

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

DEVELOPER

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

DEVELOPER

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...

June 26, 2017

NETWORKING

Cisco is Evolving the Network into the iPhone of the Enterprise

Developers that act now will pioneer dramatically more powerful apps in IoT, analytics, AR, VR, data science and other areas incomprehensible to us now.

June 23, 2017

DEVELOPER

Get Ready to Enter the DevNet Zone at Cisco Live

If you’re into network programming, Cloud collaboration, IoT application development, or DevOps … this year's Cisco Live is simply the place you need to be.

June 21, 2017

DEVELOPER

Welcome to the Developer Blog at Cisco

Hear from DevNet’s Developer Evangelists and the DevNet Innovation Team, and get real world case studies about how Cisco partners, ISVs, and customers are using our APIs and platforms.

June 5, 2017

NETWORKING

DevNet Delivering New Fast Lane Validation Program for iOS Developers

As a result of the partnership between Apple and Cisco, enterprises now enjoy a technical advantage of great importance -- mobile apps that reinvent entire workflows and transform businesses.