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June 15, 2011 08:00 ET

Cisco to Keynote at 2011 Enterprise 2.0 on Empowering Employees Through New Collaboration Technologies

Jim Grubb, Vice President, Cisco Corporate Communications, to Show How Companies Use Collaboration Technologies to Effectively "Manage People and Process Across A Networked Organization"

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 15, 2011) - Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO)

WHAT:

Cisco will exhibit social collaboration software technologies at Enterprise 2.0, a conference focused on building a social business, which takes place from June 20 to 23 in Boston, Ma. Additionally, Cisco Vice President Jim Grubb will deliver a keynote address at the conference event highlighting how organizations can tap the true potential of their workforces and empower employees to engage with colleagues at all new levels utilizing new social collaborative technologies. Grubb will highlight:

  • How a company can prepare for the adoption of a social collaboration platform
  • Why companies should explore employee-focused collaboration solutions to increase productivity and innovation
  • Which structures best enable organizations to leverage a new workspace environment -- an environment which gives employees access to peers and information in a social and visual context across a virtual platform using any device

In addition to the keynote, multiple Cisco executives will lead sessions at Enterprise 2.0. They include:

  • Sheila Jordan, vice president, Communication and Collaboration IT
  • Mike Gotta, senior technical solutions manager, Enterprise Social Software
  • Christopher Burgess, senior security advisor

Learn more about their sessions here

WHO:

Jim Grubb, vice president, Corporate Communications, Cisco

WHEN:

Keynote: Tuesday, June 21 at 10:00-10:15 a.m. ET, Ballroom A

WEBCAST:

Click here to watch Jim Grubb discuss live how Cisco is "Managing People and Process Across A Networked Organization."

CISCO AT ENTERPRISE 2.0

Visit Cisco at booth 401 Tuesday, June 21 or Wednesday, June 22 from 11:15 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET in the exhibit hall, to see live demonstrations of exciting new developments in social, video, messaging and mobile collaboration. In addition, Cisco will be featuring a presentation suite (suite #305, 3rd floor) to allow attendees to participate in deeper discussions about the latest trends shaping the future of collaboration.

For those unable to attend the show in person, please visit the Collaboration Blog or follow us via Twitter @CiscoCollab or via Facebook @CiscoCollaboration for videos, demos and takeaways from experts at the show.

Tags / Keywords:
enterprise social software, collaboration, enterprise 2.0, presence, video, communication, training, camcorder, productivity, IM, email, XMPP, Human Network at Work

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About Cisco Collaboration
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