Inviting Customers to Hack our Infinite Video Platform

One of the best ways to improve a product is to have your best and brightest hack it. One of the best ways to build customer trust and relationships is to invite our customers to help us hack it.

March 2, 2017


Students Collaborate Using Cisco Spark During Hackathon

Our Innovation Centre in Australia, Perth, recently had the opportunity to host a hackathon, exploring safety and productivity solutions for heavy vehicles.

May 11, 2016


Invest in Experiential Learning to Create a Digital Ready Workforce

Cisco hackathon with Silicon Valley school empowers students to solve problems in their community with Internet of Things.

April 20, 2016


Setting the Stage for Co-Innovation Success

The new model for co-innovation can be messy. No longer a one-thing-at-a-time, linear methodology, today’s development process involves people from different organizations, with different backgrounds and cultures working on several different tracks at once, with rapid prototyping, real-time customer feedback, and multiple iterations all along the way. It involves frequent failures, fast recovery, and new […]

December 6, 2015


Celebrating the Internet of Things Journey at IoT World Forum

Today we kick off the third annual Internet of Things World Forum here in Dubai, where more than 2400 attendees from around the globe are getting awakened to the IoT possibilities. We are all on a journey together as we take what was a bold new concept three years ago and transform the way businesses, […]

October 14, 2014


1871 and Lighting a Fire For IoE innovation

This morning I had a pleasure of joining 1871 CEO Howard Tullman, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and many others in launching the expansion of 1871.  Launched in 2012, 1871 is a leading Chicago non-profit incubator that provides affordable co-work spaces to Chicago entrepreneurs as well as community gatherings and programs such as tech talks, hackathons […]

October 14, 2014


Welcome to the Second Internet of Things World Forum #IoTWF

Today I have the honor of kicking off the second Internet of Things World Forum in Chicago.  We first launched the Internet of Things World Forum last year in Barcelona with the goal of accelerating the IoT ecosystem along with our steering committee members. In the second annual World Forum over the next few days […]

October 6, 2014


IoTWF Hackathon in Chicago: Inviting Dreamers to #IoTWFHack

Imagine a world where inanimate objects have the chance to speak. A machine could tell a manager that her employees were in danger because its parts are aging. Imagine a world where objects can speak to one another to make you  and the environment safer, to transport you faster, to make industries more productive and […]