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Cisco Live are vendor events evolved out of the Networkers conferences that began in 1989. It offers a unique combination of in-depth technical education and training and cutting-edge insights from the experts and organizations that are setting the agenda for the future of technology and business.

And also the possibility to testing and certification on Cisco products and the opportunity for attendees to extend their professional networks by forging new connections with like-minded colleagues.

The Cisco Live 2014-15 events are:

  • Cisco Live Cancun (Mexico) – Event Site – November 3-6, 2014
  • Cisco Live Milan (Italy) – Event Site – January 26-30, 2015
  • Cisco Live Melbourne (Australia) – Event Site – March 17 – 20, 2015
  • Cisco Live U.S. – San Diego (CA) – Event Site – June 7-11, 2015

CiscoLive2015Cisco Live is Cisco’s flagship annual technical training, networking and education event built around four pillars:

  • Technical Education
  • Technology Evaluation
  • Networking
  • Thought Leadership

The EMEA edition will take place again in Milan in January 27 – 30, 2015 (Pre-conference Technical Seminars: January 26, 2015) at MiCo (Piazzale Carlo Magno 1, 20149 Milano).

Cisco Live is organised into distinct programs enabling you to build a personalised agenda mapped to your individual specialisations and needs. From technical education for Engineers through to IT vision and thought leadership for IT Directors, specific content is tailored for all the areas below:

  • Network Engineers
  • System Engineers
  • Technical Individual Contributors
  • Service Provider Engineers and Business Managers
  • Developers
  • IT Managers
  • IT Directors
  • IT Architects
  • Middle to Senior Level IT Leaders

Here are just some of the reasons why you should come join us in Milan:

  • World-Class Education and Training – Build a custom curriculum from hundreds of sessions on today’s hottest technologies, spanning multiple programs and technology tracks. View Content Catalogue
  • Meet the Engineer – This is your opportunity to engage face to face with the experts who develop our products and solutions. Learn more
  • The World of Solutions – Get answers to your questions from Cisco partners and meet with Cisco’s own experts at the Cisco Campus. Learn more
  • Free Certification Exam – Take advantage of the free certification exam that comes with your Main Conference Pass. Learn more
  • DevNet Zone – Get hands-on with our SDKs and APIs to innovate and create solutions using Cisco and Open Source technology, platform and projects. Dare to Develop
  • Social Events – Think outside the classroom box and make plans to have a little fun with your colleagues at Cisco Live receptions, networking events, and our Customer Appreciation Event. Learn more
  • Networking and Social Media – Connect with thousands of your colleagues before you arrive. See the faces behind the tweets and Facebook posts at the Social Media Studio & Lounge. Learn more

See also: Cisco Live 2013: Why attend


Virtualization, Cloud and Storage Architect. Tech Field delegate. VMUG IT Co-Founder and board member. VMware VMTN Moderator and vExpert 2010-24. Dell TechCenter Rockstar 2014-15. Microsoft MVP 2014-16. Veeam Vanguard 2015-23. Nutanix NTC 2014-20. Several certifications including: VCDX-DCV, VCP-DCV/DT/Cloud, VCAP-DCA/DCD/CIA/CID/DTA/DTD, MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, CCA, NPP.