• The Hub

    Access some of the best and brightest minds in the world of IT. The Hub is a dedicated space to connect with Cisco and partner expertise, sharpen your skills, and explore new solutions, ideas and technologies.


    Great things can happen when creative, motivated, highly skilled people get together to share ideas, talk through challenges, and explore new concepts. That’s the idea behind The Hub.


    When you visit The Hub, you’ll have access to some of the best and brightest minds in the world of IT. There’s no better place to find the expertise that can help you solve your most complex challenges and discover something new.

    Meet the Expert

    Meet the Expert ranks as one of the highest rated programs at Cisco Live. Open to all attendees, Meet the Expert meetings give you the opportunity to engage with a Cisco engineer or executive in a 1:1 conversation focused on your unique questions and challenges. More than 500 Cisco engineers and experts will be available during your time in Las Vegas for meetings that are a great complement to your on-site training. Make plans now to schedule a personalized discussion with a Cisco executive, engineer, Cisco Fellow, or senior development engineer. You set the agenda for the conversation.

    Topics can include:


    • Product and project validation: Are we using the right solutions and technologies to meet our goals, and are we using the best approach?
    • Solution design and deployment: What is the best way to capitalize on available technologies?
    • Strategy: How does my vision align with what others are doing in the industry?
    • Troubleshooting: What solutions or tactics can I use to address a specific problem?


    Meet the Expert

    "Great set of engineers. Very powerful interaction and chance to meet people behind the scene doing great work."
    – Cisco Live Attendee

    Meet the Expert

    "Excellent info shared by the engineer during the session. I really appreciate the advice as well as his willingness to help follow-up on a few things for me beyond Cisco Live."
    – Cisco Live Attendee

    DevNet Zone


    Dive into the DevNet Zone where anyone developing using Cisco technology can get hands-on with every element of the DevNet developer program plus get face-to-face support from the developer teams.


    DevNet provides developers with the tools, resources and code needed to build innovative, network-enabled solutions. The zone features theatre sessions, workshops, learning labs, demos, a hackathon and more.


    Learn more about the DevNet Zone

    Technical Solutions Clinic


    Technical Solutions Clinics are informal whiteboard discussions that give you the opportunity to explain your situation, in detail, to a Technical Community Advocate (TAC) or other qualified Cisco representative. You’ll receive their perspective on the best strategy to your concerns and suggestions for solutions you may not have considered.


    Walk-in Self-Paced Labs


    Cisco Live’s Walk-in Self-Paced (WISP) Labs give you one-of-a-kind hands-on experience on a variety of products and solutions from Cisco. You’ll have the chance to work through pre-designed scenarios that show you firsthand how these technologies can transform your business. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore full configurations and new features, so you can make informed recommendations on which solutions are right for your workplace.


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