Innovation Centers

Cutting Operating Expenses by 30%

The openBerlin Center promotes innovation in manufacturing, transportation, and logistics. (2:56 min)

Cutting Operating Expenses by 30%

Innovative Technology, Global Access, Local Results

The Cisco Innovation Centers accelerate opportunities, deepen relationships, and foster innovation. Innovation Centers are placed around the world, and each serves as a hub to:

  • Showcase what is possible with digital transformation and IoT
  • Build solutions with partners and startups, and engage in rapid prototyping
  • Invest and partner with startups, accelerators, and universities

Capture Innovation Anywhere It Lives

Innovation Centers engage with partners and customers to build products and solutions that will be great, not just for them, but for the broader marketplace. Cisco’s Chief Strategy Officer Hilton Romanski talks about how Cisco consistently reinvents itself through innovation. (1:51 min)

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Innovation Grand Challenge

The Cisco Innovation Grand Challenge searches for the most disruptive digital ideas or solutions that transform industries and governments. Each year, we call all innovators, entrepreneurs, developers and researchers to submit an entry. Challenge winners for 2016 received:

  • Mentoring by industry experts
  • Work space at Cisco Innovation Centers
  • A trip to Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal to pitchtheir ideas at the live finals
  • A share of $250,000.00 to jumpstart their ventures
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IoT and Digital Transformation

Connect people, data, processes, and things.

A Resource for Developers

It's free and easy to become a member of the DevNet community.

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Take an Innovation Tour

Take a virtual tour of the Cisco Global Center of Excellence in Songdo, South Korea.

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