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7/11/2014

Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock Backgrounder

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Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock Backgrounder

7/11/2014

Background The Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock is the first of its kind in the world. It is a made-in-Canada innovation that will connect Toronto to the world leading up to and throughout the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. Harnessing the "Internet of Everything," the clock is an... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Digital Media, Innovation, Vertical Markets, Media/Entertainment, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Sports Entertainment, Internet of Things

 
7/11/2014

Cisco and TO2015 Unveil Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock

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Cisco and TO2015 Unveil Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock

7/11/2014

TORONTO July 11, 2014 – The Cisco® TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock — a unique made-in-Canada technological innovation unveiled today in Nathan Phillips Square — will connect the Games and fans unlike any countdown clock before. "We're excited to bring the Cisco... Continue Reading

Tags: Media Solutions Group, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas

 
6/19/2014

Cisco Investments Commits $150 Million to the Cisco Canada Innovation Program

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Cisco Investments Commits $150 Million to the Cisco Canada Innovation Program

6/19/2014

TORONTO, ONTARIO – June 19, 2014 – Cisco Canada today, together with Canada's Finance Minister, the Hon. Joe Oliver, announced the Cisco Canada Innovation Program , a strategy to invest $150 million (CAD$) to support and accelerate innovation in Canada. Cisco Investments,... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Government, Region, Canada, Americas

 
5/16/2014

Whitby Abilities Centre Provides Community New Levels of Accessibility with Cisco-enabled Kiosk

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Whitby Abilities Centre Provides Community New Levels of Accessibility with Cisco-enabled Kiosk

5/16/2014

WHITBY, ON – May 16, 2014 – The Whitby Abilities Centre unveiled a new, interactive kiosk donated by Cisco at a special ribbon-cutting ceremony today. The kiosk grants visitors access to a range of technology solutions, including wayfinding and two-way video communication, to enrich their visit and... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, TelePresence, Collaboration, Vertical Markets, Media/Entertainment, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Sports Entertainment

 
4/23/2014

Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health

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Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health

4/23/2014

IQALUIT, NU – April 23, 2014 –On her first stop in Canada's territories for Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk, Clara Hughes will host a national youth conversation on mental health with a special live broadcast from Iqaluit's Inuksuk High School to thousands of students across Canada. Believing... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, TelePresence, Collaboration, Vertical Markets, Education, Healthcare, Region, Canada, Americas

 
4/2/2014

Connecting Canada's Rural North

By Karen Crocker Snell
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EDUCATION 

Connecting Canada's Rural North

4/2/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

Connected North is the groundbreaking program that uses Cisco's telepresence technology to bring an immersive virtual solution into the classroom to help address the educational needs of children living in Canada's north. Cisco has worked to bring together an ecosystem of partners,... Continue Reading

Tags: TelePresence, Video, Education, Canada, Americas

 
4/2/2014

Cisco Launches Connected North To Enhance Education and Healthcare Services in Remote Northern Communities

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Cisco Launches Connected North To Enhance Education and Healthcare Services in Remote Northern Communities

4/2/2014

IQALUIT, NUNAVUT/TORONTO, ONTARIO – April 2, 2014 – The Government of Nunavut today joined Cisco Canada for the official launch of Connected North. The Connected North program delivers immersive and interactive education and healthcare services to remote and northern Aboriginal and Inuit communities... Continue Reading

Tags: TelePresence, Vertical Markets, Education, Healthcare, Corporate Citizenship, Canada, Strategic Alliances, Americas

 
3/5/2014

Toronto Selected as Site for $100 Million Cisco Global Innovation Centre

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Toronto Selected as Site for $100 Million Cisco Global Innovation Centre

3/5/2014

TORONTO, March 5, 2014 - Cisco today announced that Toronto has been selected as the location for one of four global Cisco ®   Internet of Everything Innovation (IoE) Centres, representing a planned investment of up to $100 million over 10 years. The decision builds on... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Smart Connected Communities, Government, Globalization, Canada