• About Cisco Live

    Join us in Barcelona to transform your outlook, your career, and your potential with 5 days of education, networking, and fun!

    What is Cisco Live?

    Cisco Live 2018, Barcelona is the destination for the education and inspiration you need to thrive in the world of digital business. Join thousands of technology innovators for a transformational experience that includes today’s IT visionary thought leaders, more than 600 education sessions, Cisco’s top partners, and numerous opportunities to build the connections that will fuel your personal and professional growth.


    Cisco Live is organized into distinct programs enabling you to build a personalized agenda mapped to your individual specializations and needs. Specific content is tailored to all audience types, from technical education for Engineers through to IT vision and thought leadership for IT Directors.


    Join us on January 29 – February 2, 2018!


    Fira Barcelona

    Gran Via Venue (North Access)

    C. Foc, 38 – 08038 Barcelona


    Why Attend?

    We live in amazing times. Technology is the driving force for making anything possible, and technology innovators like you are the ones who will make it happen. Only Cisco Live delivers the training, education, and connections you need to thrive in the innovative new world of digital business. Don’t miss out.



    Immerse yourself in five days of sessions and Customer and Partner events on topics such as Cloud, Collaboration, Data Center, Enterprise Networks, Mobility, Network Transformation, Security, SP, and SDN.


    World of Solutions

    Catch up with your existing IT suppliers, view demos, and explore the latest solutions from Cisco and the industry’s top vendors in the World of Solutions.



    Validate your skills with a Cisco Certification exam.


    Hands-on learning

    Get hands-on Cisco training in Technical Seminars and Walk-In-Self Paced labs.



    Meet with peers from around the world to share ideas and insights – including the chance to connect at the Social Media Central.


    A personalized experience

    Learn in the format that works for you, from traditional breakout sessions to labs and technical seminars, and customize your learning through our Learning Paths.


    World-class instructors

    Learn from Cisco Distinguished Engineers, CCIEs, and some of the world’s top technology experts.


    Innovate with Cisco technology

    Get hands-on in the DevNet Zone. It’s the place to learn, code, get inspired, and connect using the tools, resources and code you need to build innovative, network-enabled solutions.


    Meet the Engineer

    Connect with Cisco engineers for informal one-on-one discussions on the topics that matter most to you.


    Have FUN at the social events in the World of Solutions and Customer Appreciation Event.


    "This was my first time at Cisco Live and I loved every minute of it!! The event is a credit to Cisco and I will definitely attend in the future."
    — Cisco Live 2017 Berlin Attendee

    "The event keep getting better and better every time."
    — Cisco Live 2017 Berlin Attendee

    "Keep up the great job. Very happy I came to Cisco Live!"
    — Cisco Live 2017 Berlin Attendee

    "This was so much more than a great environment to promote learning and professional networking. I could go on and on. Great Job!"
    — Cisco Live 2017 Berlin Attendee

    First Time at Cisco Live?


    Whether you are learning about Cisco Live for the first time or just registered and don’t know what to do next, read below for first-time attendee to-do’s and tips from past attendees to get you started.



    First-time attendee? Here’s your to-do list:


    • Register for your Main Conference Pass or IT Management Pass.
    • Book your hotel and travel – Take advantage of our special discounted rates for attendees.
    • Create your schedule to get the sessions you want – Don’t wait to build your on-site agenda. Study the session types and technology tracks on offer, then book your sessions in Schedule Builder.
    • Sign up for a Technical Seminar which takes place on Monday, January 29 (priced in addition to your Main Conference Pass).
    • View sessions from previous events – Catch-up with on-demand content that interests you from previous Cisco Live events.
    • Connect with others attending the event on social media – Expand your professional network before your trip using your favourite social media channel, then meet your new colleagues onsite.



    Tips from past attendees:


    • Wear comfortable shoes! – It can be tough to master advanced networking concepts when your feet hurt.
    • Bring a portable power strip – It’s easier to plug in to the energy of Cisco Live when it’s easy to plug in your mobile devices.
    • Follow @CiscoLiveEurope and #CLEUR on Twitter – Come to the event armed with the latest updates.
    • Book sessions and labs early. They fill up quickly. – The early bird gets the seat.
    • Read the title AND the abstract of the sessions – Be sure that the topics you are looking for are really in there!
    • Tweak your schedule onsite – Plans change. Keep it flexible. Find out what interests you and build your week around it. It’s your conference. Attend it your way.
    • Check your transportation options – Make sure to have adequate time to get on site the first day, or do a trial run the day before.
    • Don’t forget to pick up your official Cisco Live t-shirt – It’s the must-have fashion statement of today’s top IT professionals.


    Cisco would like to thank the following sponsors:

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