Category Archives: Cisco Canada News

Simply the Best: Presenting our Canadian Partner Summit 2014 Award Winners

Partner Summit is a special event for me, and our Canadian leadership team. It’s where we get to interact and engage with literally thousands of our partners from across the globe. It’s where we get to discuss the channel and … Continue reading

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Education innovation is the answer for the connected generation

Today the University of Fredericton proudly announced it had successfully completed its first year as Canada’s first online university to exclusively use Cisco WebEx for its courses. This is not only indicative of the growing adoption of video conferencing technology, … Continue reading

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Bridge Studios: Lights, Camera, Connectivity

When most of us think about movies and television, we’re often drawn to the bright lights of Hollywood, but what about Canada? British Columbia’s ever-growing film industry is a key generator of employment, innovation and economic growth, supporting over 25,000 … Continue reading

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How cool is this? Connecting students to researchers via video from the classroom

Inspiring our Canadian youth to get excited about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is critical to all of us. Our youth will be key to helping Canada succeed in a more fierce global competitive market. While we have amazing … Continue reading

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Cisco opens new office on Grande Allée in Québec City

This week we, along with special guests that included Quebec City Deputy Mayor Michelle Morin-Doyle, proudly opened our new offices in Québec City. Our new location in the heart of the city, at 500 Grande Allée East, demonstrates just how … Continue reading

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Cisco Canada and Canadian Green Building Council partner in pursuit of greener and smarter Buildings

The annual Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC) conference in Vancouver this week (June 4 – 6) marked the inauguration of an exciting industry partnership between Cisco Canada and the CaGBC. Smarter buildings are green buildings. This is not the first … Continue reading

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Cisco Partner Summit 2013: And the winner is…

Partner Summit is a special time of year for us at Cisco. It gives us a chance to show the world why Cisco’s channel partners are the very best. We also get a chance to see the great solutions partners … Continue reading

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The University of British Columbia and Cisco Collaborate on Smart+Connected Buildings and Smart Energy

I’ve written several times over the last few months about Cisco’s commitment to Canadian universities and the tremendous success we have had with institutions across our country. From Research Chairs in bioinformatics to distance education, Cisco is playing a vital … Continue reading

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The Girls of FRC 1547 share their Girls in ICT Day Experience

Last week I shared my thoughts on Girls in ICT Day at our Toronto office. But I believe Girls in ICT Day is really about the girls and their experience, and how we can encourage more girls to enter mathematics, … Continue reading

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McMaster University and Cisco set to transform academic research in Canada

If you’ve been following this blog, you’ll know that recently I wrote about our announcements with the Universities of Waterloo, Laval, Saskatchewan and Regina. Each of these is significant on its own, but collectively they send a message to business leaders … Continue reading

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