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  1. 1. Cisco CSR & Connected North Transforming Remote Communities Willa Black VP Corporate Affairs Joe Deklic VP Strategic Investments © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 1
  2. 2. • Become Canada’s #1 IT Company • Be the trusted advisor to customers • Change the conversation • Achieve (exceed!) our goals • Be the best company for our employees • Be the best company for Canada © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential Cisco Confidential 2 2
  3. 3. • Cisco Canada is 3rd in total revenue for all Cisco global sales operations • 21st in global GDP • Approximately 1,400 employees nationwide, offices in 9 provinces • Approximately half of Cisco Canada staff committed to R&D – facilities in 5 cities • Services Hosted sites in Ontario & Vancouver Transformative Technology & Programs Evergreen Brickworks, Ont & Calgary Science Centers, Museums, Halls of Fame, Schools, Hospitals, Charities .. Civic Council Daily Bread Food Bank, Movember, Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund volunteering and employee fund raising – Corporate matching © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. © 2012 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 33
  4. 4. • Aon Hewitt Canada Top Employer in Canada + GTA for 2013 • Corporate Knights Global 100 Top Sustainable Corporations • Corporate Knights Top Foreign Corporate Citizen • Canada Civic Council A top Cisco Civic Council for 2012 raised +$303,600 +4.3K volunteer hours • Top 50 Most Socially Responsible Companies in Canada • Canada’s Outstanding Employer – The Learning Partnership © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 4
  5. 5. 5 Pillars Driving Cisco Country Transformation Corporate Social Responsibility Smart+ Connected Communities R&D Clusters University Research Innovation Investment
  6. 6. Corporate Social Responsibility Cisco Canada’s corporate social responsibility efforts seek to transform organizations and personal lives through: 1. Technology enablement 2. Employee engagement 3. Network Academies 4. Connected North In FY12, through matching gifts, product grant program, cash donations and Networking Academy, Cisco invested over $6.7 million in CSR initiatives in Canada © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 6
  7. 7. Cisco Canada, in collaboration with Governments, Broadband Service Providers, NGOs, Foundations, Media Partners, Cisco Employees, Customers and Partners, will create immersive educational and healthcare solutions to help address the needs of Canada’s Aboriginal peoples. © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 7
  8. 8. 1. Researchers & experts to enhance curricula via video 2. Classroom exchange (north to Engage students and support teachers in Aqsarniit Middle School and the community by leveraging dynamic content and support services using video collaboration south, north to north) 3. Teacher mentoring & support 4. Teacher Professional Development © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 8
  9. 9. Enhance capacity of primary care clinicians in Nunavut in children's mental health using TelePresence • Capacity Building for support staff in hospitals and nursing stations • Live Remote Youth Patient Consults • Support for Program Partners • Expanded Consultation over time © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 9
  10. 10. NGO Government Relations Academic Evaluation Business Development Private Foundations Reduce Aboriginal Dropout Rates Brand Extension & Media Partnerships Employee Engagement Service Providers Partners & Customers © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 10
  11. 11. Community Introduction and Engagement Conference Board GN Aqsarniit School ITK Execution and Sustainability Cisco architecture SSi York VROC ++ Program Metrics / Evaluation York University © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Teachers VROC Cisco Confidential 11
  12. 12. VROC is a vehicle to connect learners to knowledge partners like teachers, researchers and professionals in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) through real time video and video conferencing. Virtual Researcher On Call (VROC) is powered by the registered Canadian charity Partners in Research © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Through VROC, connected communities can engage students, inspire learning with rich content and present a wide variety of career opportunities. Cisco Confidential 12
  13. 13. SSi Micro installs and maintains satellite networks in some of the world’s most unworkable locations. Today, SSi Micro is the North’s largest Internet Service Provider headquartered in the NWT’s capital city of Yellowknife. SSi provides the satellite capacity that makes the connection within the Connected North Program possible © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 13
  14. 14. Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK), formerly Inuit Tapirisat of Canada, is the national voice of 55,000 Inuit living in 53 communities across the Inuvialuit Settlement Region Founded in 1971 ITK represents and promotes the interests of Inuit on a wide variety of environmental, social, cultural, and political, issues and challenges facing Inuit on the national level. ITK has been instrumental in providing organizational support and partnership for Connected North © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 14
  15. 15. Student Impact Teacher Impact Community Impact © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Examine: • reaction to program • learning outcomes • behavioral changes of students, teachers and involved community members The above is done through: • focus groups • individual interviews • questionnaires • classroom observation • town hall meetings • attendance monitoring Cisco Confidential 15
  16. 16. • Over 20,000 students enrolled in programs at 214 Networking Academies 20,246 across Canada, 525 certified instructors and an alumni base of 107,000 with a total contributionICT taught in 2010-2011 students since inception of $46.5 M 525 107,031 instructors preparing the ICT workforce students since inception - 1997 214 organizations nationwide offering Cisco courses © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 46.5 Million in-kind contribution to education since launch Cisco Confidential 16
  17. 17. Educational Investment Cisco • 4 MX300s - Iqaluit Aqsarniit Middle School, Grade 6, 7, 8 classrooms • 1 MX300 – ITK Office in Ottawa • 1 MX300 – Northwest Territories. Deh Gah School $500k Cisco Resources & Project Management $300K SSi Micro Satellite Capacity $250K VROC Content Creation $40K Healthcare Investment Cisco Equipment & Sponsorship $220K SSi Micro Satellite Capacity $250K RBC Foundation Sponsorship $250K Sick Kids Program Execution $250K Total Investment (Dollar/In kind) $2M © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 17
  18. 18. Private Sector Led ( additional schools/hospitals cost money ) • Cisco Vision – Initiated, developed, scoped and executed with Partners Ecosystem Approach & Management • Partner involvement critical to success – need more partners to scale Collaboration is key, programs need to reflect that • Cisco Transformation leveraging core competence of collaboration and bringing people together © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 18
  19. 19. © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential Cisco Confidential 19 1
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  21. 21. V 5+ Years S 2-4 Years E 12-18 Months Be a leader in transforming remote connectivity and collaboration, to extend critical Education and Healthcare services across Canada’s underserved Aboriginal Communities and contribute to thriving communities 5+ years Healthcare Transformation Phase 1 FY13 3-5 years Cisco Tele-psychiatry Scalable, replicable solutions to drive successful patient outcomes • Remote Tele-Psychiatry in Partnership with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health(CAMH) • Establish video endpoints between Sioux Lookout hospital and CAMH 12-18 months M • Pilot 10 units in phase 1 – est 50 patients • Deliver 500 hours of clinical care in ph 1 • Metrics to be finalized with CAMH and Province of Ontario Health Sevices Education Transformation Phase 1 FY13 3-5 years Video in the Classroom Video in the classroom to enhance delivery and quality of education with inspirational content • Live 2 way video into schools leveraging Virtual Researchers on Call – support curriculum, classroom cultural exchange, teacher mentoring, and professional development 12-18 months •Pilot 3 schools est 60 students in Phase 1 • Teacher input and evaluation •Reduction in drop out rates – currently 75% of Inuits for grade 6 12-18 months © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 12-18 months Workforce & Economic Empowerment Phase 1 FY14 3-5 years Distance Learning Programs Improving quality of life for people in underserved communities by providing access to information, skills and workforce placement • Enable skills development via remote learning programs in partnership with Arctic College • Workforce training for employees in mining and resource development 12-18 months sectors • Deliver remote learning programs to 22 communities in Phase 1 •Establish job shadowing programs with local enterprises 12-18 months Cisco Confidential 21
  22. 22. We are here Monitoring metrics, support Pilot Kickoff Pilot Eval Ph 2 planning Teacher Training Technology Deployment Identify school Project start © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Needs assessment 6 mths 12 mths 18 mths 2 years Cisco Confidential 22

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