• Social Impact at Cisco Live

    Be a part of the global Cisco movement for social change. Take part in Daily Activities at Cisco Live. Visit us Monday – Wednesday in the World of Solutions, booth #3421.

    Why Social Impact

    The mission behind our social impact effort at Cisco Live is to amplify Cisco’s commitment to provide global problem solvers with technology and know-how needed to speed the pace of social change.

     

    Each of our activities ties into Cisco’s key focus areas for Corporate Social Responsibility. Read below for more information. Join us for all or some of our daily activities and make social change happen.

     

    Learn more about Cisco’s corporate CSR efforts

    Daily Activities

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    Monday & Tuesday

    Assemble Meal Kits with Stop Hunger Now

    11:30 am – 4:00 pm (30 minute sessions)
    World of Solutions/Social Impact Booth (#3421)

     

    Cisco Live is partnering with Stop Hunger Now to assemble meal kits for the hungry. Volunteer for 30 minutes to help assemble meal kits to be sent around the globe to help fight world hunger. Stop Hunger Now gets food and life-saving aid to the world’s most vulnerable people, and works to end global hunger in our lifetime.

     

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    Wednesday

    Build Hygiene Kits with Clean the World

    11:30 am – 4:00 pm
    Social Impact Booth (#3421) in the World of Solutions

     

    Volunteer for 30 minutes to build hygiene kits for impoverished people those in need. Clean the World collects and recycles soap and hygiene products discarded everyday by the hospitality industry and other sectors that generate environmental waste. The kits we build at Cisco Live will be delivered to those in need right in the Las Vegas area.

     

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    Recycle Your Badge

    Look for donation boxes at Cisco Live Registration and shuttle boarding areas beginning on Wednesday.

    Donate Your Backpack to Local School Students

    Cisco Live is partnering with the Teacher’s Exchange of Las Vegas to collect unwanted Cisco Live 2016 backpacks and distribute them across the Clark County School District to students in need for the 2016/17 school year.

    Assemble Meal Kits with Stop Hunger Now - IT Management Attendees at the MGM

    8:00 am – 3:00 pm
    MGM Grand Conference Center, Level 3 Pre-function area
    IT Management Program participants only

    Thursday

    Attendee Survey Donation

    Cisco Live will donate $5 to a charity of your choice as a thank you for completing the Overall Conference Survey. Chose from Stop Hunger Now, Clean the World, or Teachers Exchange. Starting Thursday at 9:00 am your survey on the mobile app.

    Recycle Your Badge

    Look for donation boxes at Cisco Live Registration and shuttle boarding areas beginning on Wednesday.

    Donate Your Backpack to Local School Students

    Cisco Live is partnering with the Teacher’s Exchange of Las Vegas to collect unwanted Cisco Live 2016 backpacks and distribute them across the Clark County School District to students in need for the 2016/17 school year.

    Future Workforce

     

    Introducing the Cisco Networking Academy Scholarship!  Cisco endeavors to transform education and help build the workforce of tomorrow by fostering and developing IT Talent.  Through College of Southern Nevada, Cisco Live will provide a $2,500 scholarship to a local Nevada student enrolled in the Networking Academy.

     

    Students Apply Here


    Supplier and Venue Partnerships

     

    Our suppliers and venue partners have established sustainable practices such as:

     

    • 80% of exhibit waste recycled
    • Food donation and composting
    • Cork recycling
    • Recyclable containers
    • Sustainable menus
    • Water conservation
    • 5 Key rating in the green key eco-rating system

    Cisco’s Commitment

     

    Our efforts at Cisco Live directly align with Cisco’s corporate social responsibility goals.

     

    Cisco's Commitment To Social Responsiblity

    Videos

    Changing History
    Clean the World collects and recycles soap and hygiene products discarded everyday by the hospitality industry and other sectors that generate environmental waste.
    Stop Hunger Now
    Stop Hunger Now is driven by the vision of a world without hunger.
    Cisco | People in Crisis
    NetHope: Changing the world through the power of technology and collaboration.

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