Internet of Things

The Internet of Things links objects to the Internet, enabling data and insights never available before.


The Internet of Things (IoT) is accelerating the Digital World. Connecting everything drives positive business results. Create new revenue opportunities and lower operational costs by managing your connected devices.

What You Will Discover

At Cisco Live, IoT sessions and experiences have been designed to help you gain:


  • Thought Leadership from industry experts on the future for IoT
  • Learn IoT focused technical sessions including opportunities to meet with our engineers and resident experts
  • Experience innovative solutions that are transforming how service providers work. Visit the Cisco Campus in the World of Solutions to see IoT solutions in action.

Thought Leadership

Technology Track

The Internet of Things (IoT) is accelerating the Digital World. Building and scaling IoT businesses has become an imperative for companies everywhere. IoT learning path provides complete information about Cisco’s IoT portfolio from connectivity, security, management and application enablement, to deploy IoT solutions from the edge to the cloud across multiple industries.


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Learning Paths

You can pick and choose from sessions in multiple tracks or use the recommended learning paths below to focus on the specific IoT area that matter most to you.


New Internet of Things Sessions

New this year, we added content around the Enterprise Digital Building, Analytics, Architectures and Industrial Security to help you learn how to maximize the benefits of IoT.


Please Note: To attend any of the following sessions they must be scheduled in the Session Catalog.


Connected Architectures for Public Safety

Day/Time: Monday, June 26, 8:00 – 9:30 am

This session will cover public safety use cases, architectures, and customer examples.


Enterprise IOT: 2017 The launch of the Digital Building

Day/Time: Monday, June 26, 1:30 – 3:30 pm

This session will cover the components of the building that such as Lighting and Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning (HVAC). These  are moving onto the Digital Building infrastructure.  This session will discuss Cisco Partner solutions, use cases and deployments.


Let’s CHILL: Industry-Wide Innovation on Hyper Drive
Day/Time: Wednesday, June 28, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Unlocking the power of IoT demands an ecosystem approach. This session will highlight how innovating with other industry players is the fastest, and most effective way to disrupt and drive market transition.


IoT Analytics Use Cases, Architecture & Approaches: From Network Core to Edge

Day/Time: Wednesday, June 28, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

The session will be specifically focus on Network Core and Edge based Analytics architectures and use cases, specifically for a high volume and data sets, typical in a IoT environments.


Intermediate – Internet of Things for the Enterprise

Day/Time: Thursday, June 29, 8:30 – 10:00 am

In this session you will learn about the Cisco’s Enterprise IoT architecture which includes IoT enablement of the enterprise product portfolio as well IoT products from partners.


Industrial Security:  IT vs OT Deployment Practices

Day/Time: Thursday, June 29, 1:00 – 2:30 pm

This session will introduce IT security workers with the major cultural, organizational, and technical issues that must be overcome to successfully secure a connected industrial space.

Meet with Experts

Schedule a 1:1 meeting to discuss your unique questions and challenges. We will have over 25 different IoT engineers on-site in Las Vegas.


Learn more about Meet the Expert


Visit the Cisco Campus in the World of Solutions where you can see IoT solutions in action. Get hands-on with demos in our conferencing, desk and room experiences and meet with our security partners in the Partner Village.


The Internet of Things (IoT) promises economic effects of trillions of dollars by using data from sensors embedded in devices, machines, and people. Cisco’s IoT solves the connectivity problem by securely and reliably connecting sensors and delivering data to applications. Cisco’s IoT is a comprehensive portfolio of products and solutions delivered across multiple industry verticals.

Location: Cisco Campus


Take a deep dive in to Cisco’s products, solutions, and services where demonstrations presented by Cisco experts will round out what you learn from the sessions you attend.



Hear from Cisco subject matter experts and partners during scheduled, focused presentations that complement what you’ll see and do in the Campus Data Center Zone.

Automating and Securing Your IoT Business with Control Center
Date/Time: Tuesday, June 27, 2:15 – 2:30 p.m.
IoT is not about things, it’s about meeting the changing needs and expectations of your customers with new services, experiences and business models that deliver business growth.

Designing the Future of Security Cameras with Meraki MV
Date/Time: Wednesday, June 28, 1:30 – 1:45 p.m.
In an overview and short demo, you’ll learn about the design principles and product philosophy behind Meraki’s newest product line, Meraki MV. See how it can solve everyday problems across multiple verticals.



Unique sessions, in a relaxed setting, that stimulate thought-provoking discussions.

Digital Transformation & CDW
Date/Time: Monday, June 26, 1:15 – 1:45 p.m.
At its most basic, the Internet of Things is simply connecting smart devices that collect and communicate data so that it can be analyzed and informed actions automated.

IoT Made Simple
Date/Time: Tuesday, June 27, 5:45 – 6:15 p.m.
Attend this session to learn how to take the complexity out of IoT, so you can deliver business value through data-driven vertical solutions.



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. All WISP labs are available on a first come, first served basis. Just stop by the WISP area in the World of Solutions.

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IoT Security
50B devices will be connected by 2020. How do we secure it?
Sir Tim Berners Lee Keynote
IoT World Forum keynote. How IoT will change the world.
Cisco Digital Transportation
IoT demo. Digitize and connect multimodal transportation systems.

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