Karesha McGee, Executive Communications, Office of the Chairman and CEO, Cisco Systems

Karesha McGee, Executive Communications, Office of the Chairman and CEO, Cisco Systems   BayBrazil: You recently traveled to Brazil with a group of California professionals invited by the Rotary Club. How was your trip? Karesha McGee: The Rotary International Group Study Exchange (GSE) was incredible! A truly life-changing experience! A group of four of us…

Marilson Campos, CTO of Whojini

Marilson Campos, CTO of Whojini BayBrazil: What is Whojini? Marilson Campos: Whojini is a service that allows you to request, store and search information from people you know and trust. We leverage Social Networks (Facebook) and email groups (Yahoo groups, etc) to propagate requests to friends and friends of friends. Social Networks are good for…

Claudia Kajiyama, Research Scientist in the R&D group at Crystal Technology, Inc.

  Claudia Kajiyama, Research Scientist in the R&D group at Crystal Technology, Inc. BayBrazil: What is your role at Crystal Technology, Inc? Claudia Kajiyama: I am responsible for crystal growth of Magnesium doped Lithium Niobate and for process development of stoichiometric Lithium Tantalate through Vapor Transport Equilibration, another material used for light frequency conversion. CTI is a…

Michael Conniff, Associate Dean, College of Social Sciences and Director, Silicon ValleyCenter for Global Innovation and Immigration

Michael Conniff, Associate Dean, College of Social Sciences and Director, Silicon ValleyCenter for Global Innovation and Immigration   BayBrazil: You’ve been teaching Brazil and Latin America history in various institutions in the U.S. and abroad, including Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro. How was that experience? M. Conniff: I’ve enjoyed teaching Brazilian history immensely, especially in the last 15 years of…