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Suzanne Phillips

Education Business Development Manager

Global Industry Solutions Group

Suzanne is passionate about ensuring that every student has access to the learning opportunities they need to grow. She specializes in enabling secure hybrid education by showing faculty, education leaders, and IT teams how they can reach their education goals by using new technologies. As education needs evolves, Suzanne seeks to study, discover, and share best practices to help education institutions offer the most engaging, secure education experiences with the help of Cisco technologies. Suzanne has been with Cisco over 3 years, working with education, healthcare, government, and financial institutions to drive adoption of collaboration technologies. She founded Cisco Collaboration’s approach to adoption, by helping customers focus on the key outcomes of important users, and what they need to enable the top use cases. Beforehand, she was a Product Marketing Manager for Cisco’s on-premises meetings portfolio. She double majored in Marketing and Information Technology at North Carolina State University for undergrad. She earned her Master’s of Global Innovation Management from a dual-degree program with SKEMA University in Paris, France and NC State in Raleigh, NC. In her free time, Suzanne can be found road tripping to National Parks, Latin dancing, or participating in Musical Theatre.

Articles

November 6, 2020

EDUCATION

Top 6 Trends in Education Technology, from Educause 2020

What are higher education's needs, goals, and dreams for the future of learning? Check out 7 takeaways from Educause!

September 2, 2020

EDUCATION

Back to School Shopping with Webex

Back to school shopping meets the hybrid classroom! This year, get ready for back to school with Webex in this week's #EducationNow.

July 9, 2019

COLLABORATION

Education Beyond the Classroom- Adopting Webex in Schools

At Cisco, teachers have continued to be our inspiration. We’ve turned to them for the next great ideas of how technologies like Webex can be used to bridge geographic gaps and make collaboration simpler.

June 19, 2019

COLLABORATION

What’s Your Webex Dream? Top Tips for Driving Webex Adoption

Cisco Live was jam packed with people dreaming BIG about they could change their life, organization, or the world using Webex. So now, I want to ask YOU….

February 14, 2019

COLLABORATION

Tips from Telehealth Adoption Champions

This week, I’m excited to be surrounded by over 45,000 healthcare focused friends from over 90 countries at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Orlando, Florida.  Everyone here has one shared goal in mind: to learn, to collaborate, and to innovate in order to transform their healthcare processes with technology. I feel honored to be surrounded by people with such big hearts, working together to service the world.

January 10, 2019

COLLABORATION

No Laptop, No Problem. A Day in the Life of Mobile Meetings with Webex.

I thrive living laptop free. I feel more mobile. I even joined a meeting from my phone in the cafeteria line at a time when I’d usually be too busy for lunch. I think I may try to go “full mobile” on purpose more often.

November 6, 2018

COLLABORATION

The Rise of the Huddle Space

With more mobile workers, businesses need flexible, open office environments. Huddle spaces, designed for 5 people or less, are on the rise. Here are some technologies needed to support them.

October 16, 2018

COLLABORATION

Get Maximum Scalability with Cisco Meeting Server Release 2.4

We designed Cisco Meeting Server release 2.4 to help you scale your meeting technology to meet all of your video conferencing needs while maintaining the on-premises infrastructure you love.