Monique Morrow is the Chief Technology Officer at Cisco and was previously the Evangelist of New Frontiers Engineering between 2012-2016.
Monique started working for Cisco in 2000 as an SP Solutions Engineer and twelve years later she became the first CTO Consulting Engineer of services in Cisco, streamlining the company’s vision, architecture and technology.
Changing the face of industry, Monique is an expert in helping engineers and business leaders to understand how existing and future technologies align with the requirements of business, government, non-governmental organisations and not-for-profit organisations now. Pioneering design and new technological concepts, Monique has enhanced the technology of Cisco. She has used services such as: Artificial Intelligence and Mixed Reality (AI/MR), Blockchain, IoT and M2M, Semantic web, Cloud Federation and the Tactile Internet.
Her trailblazing techniques have seen Monique be recognised as 2016’s Business Worldwide Magazine's Visionary of the Year for Technology, Social Change and Ethics and Social Media Champion of the Year. She has also been awarded with the Top 100 CIOs for 2016, Top Women in Cloud Innovations Award in 2016, Social Media Presence of the Year 2016 from AI Magazine, the Top 10 Influential IT Women in Europe (Think Progress) in 2015 Women of M2M/IoT (Connected World Magazine), and 2014 GEM-TECH Award (ITU and UN).
Her work on promoting women in technology, accelerating the industry, combined with her experience in transformation technology, leadership and the humanised internet means she is an ideal keynote speaker for tech-based events.