Cisco, a global leader in the networking industry, is hosting its Annual Connected Women's Leadership Forum, CWLF 2012, on July 20, 2012 in Bangalore.
CWLF 2011, hosted by the Cisco Connected Women (CCW) India, was a resounding success; it witnessed 350+ participants and eminent speakers-women leaders from across the technology industry. This year's theme is "Beyond Boundaries - Shaping the Future", with a special emphasis on Leadership, Career, and Community.
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We look forward to seeing you at 08:45 AM on Friday, July 20, 2012.
Recognizing the need for more female participation in the high-technology industry, Cisco has programs and resources to help women develop their skills as individual contributors, managers, and executives. Cisco Connected Women (CCW) is the Cisco's internal Employee Resource Groups dedicated to development of women.
Over the last ten years the CCW at Cisco, has grown to over 38 chapters, offering more than 4000 global members opportunities for development, networking and generating new business. CCW contributes to a strategic effort to enhance Cisco's success in attracting, developing and retaining talented female employees.
CCW India has more than 350 employees as its members. The CCW India activities are strategized and executed by a core team of volunteers lead by the CCW leads, with the guidance of executive sponsors and thought leaders. The volunteers develop programs in line with the business guidelines, employee network directions and needs as per the local culture. The Executive sponsors give thought leadership, business direction and funding for CCW activities. The thought leaders give direction and guidance to the team for the activities and also help in driving down the message.
Some of the activities organized by CCW chapter in India include:
|8:30 AM – 9:30 AM||Registration|
|9:30 AM – 9:35 AM||Opening and Welcome Note|
|9:35 AM – 9:50 AM||Keynote address by
Faiyaz Shahpurwala - Senior Vice President, India Site Leader, Cisco Systems
|9:50 AM – 10:30 AM||Keynote address by
Nirmala Kamath - Director & Co-Founder, Chie Media Pvt. Ltd
|10:30 AM – 10:45 AM||Q & A|
|10:45 AM – 10:55 AM||Tea Break|
|10:55 AM – 11 :00 AM||Trivia|
|11:00 AM – 11:45 AM||Winning in a Global Environment|
|11:45 AM – 12:00 PM||Q & A|
|12:00 PM –12.30 PM||Stress Buster|
|12.30 PM – 1.00 PM||Lunch Break|
|1:00 PM – 2:00 PM||GBC Tour and Stall Visits|
|2:00 PM – 2:15 PM||Trivia|
|2:15 PM – 3:00 PM||Resilient Leader|
|Enablers for a Successful Career|
|3:00 PM – 3:15 PM||Q and A|
|3.15 PM – 3.30 PM||Tea Break|
|3.30 PM – 4.00 PM||Closing Ceremony|