Introduction - Global Policy and Government Affairs (GPGA)

Cisco's Global Policy and Government Affairs (GPGA) team develops and influences pro-technology public policies and regulations. Working collaboratively with industry stakeholders, association partners, and government leaders, GPGA builds relationships with government leaders to influence policies that affect Cisco's business and overall IT adoption, helping to shape policy decisions at a global, national, and local level.

GPGA is composed of former elected officials, legislators, parliamentarians, regulators, senior U.S. government officials and government affairs professionals who help Cisco promote and protect the use of technology around the world.

Critical policy priorities include: