IT Management Program

The IT Management Program is where rising technology professionals develop leadership and technical strategies through a customized educational experience featuring top industry leaders & Cisco IT executives.

The 2017 IT Management
Program is SOLD OUT

Thank you for your interest in the 2017 IT Management Program at Cisco Live. For the 7th year in a row the IT Management Program is sold out and due to capacity regulations, we are unable to accept additional registrations. We invite you to browse our other education offerings, including the Technical Education Program, which includes a variety of business and technical sessions.


If you would like to be added to the waitlist for the 2017 IT Management Program, please send a message to and we will contact you if registration spots open.


Technology is digitally transforming how business gets done. Today’s IT leaders are increasingly relied upon to deliver innovative solutions to complex business challenges. The IT Management Program at Cisco Live is designed to cultivate the special mix of business savvy and technological expertise needed to help you and your organization innovate and thrive.


Join us June 26-29 in Las Vegas for the 2017 IT Management Program, focusing on leadership: personal, business and technology. We will explore the most important technology shifts affecting IT, from cloud to software-defined to the impact of the Internet of Everything.


The 2017 IT Management program will take place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.


If you have specific questions regarding the IT Management program offering, please email us.

Your Hosts

Lance Perry
Vice President, IT Customer Strategy and Success, Cisco

Katty Coulson
Americas IT Leader, Cisco

Who Should Attend

Designed to educate and inspire current and future technology leaders — from managers and directors, to VP and CIOs — the IT Management Program at Cisco Live is intended for people with their feet in both the IT and business worlds.

Chief Technology Officer

Chief Information Officer

Associate CIO

Vice President of IT

IT Directors

IT Managers

IT Program Managers

IT Architects

Benefits of Attending

The IT Management Program will help you master the business and technology initiatives of today so that you can lead your organization successfully into the future and position yourself as an extraordinary business leader. At Cisco Live you will:



Develop the leadership skills needed for a thriving digital future


Attend exclusive sessions presented by Cisco executives and industry thought-leaders


Speak directly with Cisco executives and industry leaders


Understand how to use technology to drive desired business outcomes


Network and build connections with peers from around the world


Discuss the future of the IT industry

Content Themes


Our four-day program features a custom curated agenda focusing on the topics and themes that interest you most. Topics for this year’s program include:


  • Leadership skills to drive personal and business transformation
  • Driving growth, innovation and transformation to achieve desired business outcomes
  • Digitization: embracing disruption, realizing the potential of emerging trends and focusing on the digital future
  • Leveraging bi-modal strategy and using technology to drive business transformation
  • Technologies that redefine business, from security and data analytics to fast IT, mobility and the cloud
  • Leverage your best competitive advantage: attract, retain and lead a 21st century workforce


The IT Management agenda is now available! Browse sessions, speakers, networking opportunities and all the exciting activities that are part of the 2017 IT Management program at Cisco Live.




IT Management speakers Steve Holtsclaw, VP of IT, Del Papa Distributing and Devon Brian, Global Technical Security Services, ADP demonstrate how CIOs are using technology to stay ahead of the marketplace.


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Cisco would like to thank the following sponsors:

Diamond Sponsors

Emerald Sponsors