Kanika Atri is Senior Director, Strategic Marketing at Juniper Networks, responsible for strategic cross-portfolio marketing and thought leadership initiatives for our Service Provider and Cloud Provider segments globally. In particular she is giving voice to how Juniper is changing networking for the Cloud + 5G + AI Era as we step into the next decade. Prior to joining Juniper, Kanika held leadership positions in corporate CTO, Strategy and Marketing functions at Nokia, building on her grass roots experience in radio network engineering, pre-sales and sales at Siemens, Nortel and Cisco. She has been part of the telecom revolution from 2G, 3G, to 4G and 5G in the last 18 years of her professional career. She is most passionate about spotting future technologies, groundbreaking innovations, and evangelizing them with the customer, partner and industry ecosystem. Kanika has an MBA from Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and Kellogg School of Management, Chicago and a B.E in Computer Science.