• Technical Education

    Cisco Live delivers education and inspiration to technology innovators worldwide. It’s where the best and brightest minds come to learn.

    What You Will Learn

    Cisco Live 2017, Melbourne is the premier destination for the education and inspiration you need to thrive in the world of digital business. From business and technical sessions, to hands-on labs and in-depth technical seminars, to 1:1 opportunities to connect with experts, you’ll have numerous opportunities to get the knowledge, insight, skills and connections that will fuel your personal and professional growth.

    Technology Tracks and Learning Paths


    Sessions are organised into technology tracks and learning paths to make it easy to find the topics that interest you most. Explore one track in depth or cover multiple tracks when building your agenda.

    Session Types and Difficulty Levels

    Breakout Sessions


    Breakout sessions at Cisco Live focus on the latest technologies, architecture strategies, applications and troubleshooting tactics. Sessions range from introductory to advanced skill levels and cover new, as well as feature/functionality updates to existing products and solutions.


    Partner Case Studies


    Partner Case Studies are presented from a Customer Case Study perspective, giving sponsors the opportunity to showcase their end-to-end solution between Cisco, their customer and you in a genuine business environment.


    Partner Case Studies are incorporated into the main agenda and held in conference rooms outside of the World of Solutions exhibition.


    Technical Seminars


    Technical Seminars


    Our Cisco Live’s comprehensive four hour and eight hour Technical Seminars address a variety of technology area’s, design principles, case studies, and best practices. Offered only, before the Cisco Live event, these Technical Seminars are designed to complement the agenda of Breakout Sessions.


    Meet the Expert


    The Meet the Expert program provides you the opportunity to connect with Cisco executives and engineers for informal one-on-one discussions on the topics that matter most to you.

    Walk-in Self-Paced Labs

    Cisco Live’s Walk-in Self-Paced (WISP) Labs provide attendees with a unique opportunity to get hands-on experience on a variety of products and solutions from Cisco. These labs are designed to give a full experience by not only allowing attendees to work through a 30 – 120 minute pre-designed scenario but also by allowing you to explore full configurations or features of those products. Please note that space is limited for Proctor-Led WISPs so please ensure you register via the session scheduler; the Walk-in Self-Paced Labs cannot be booked and are available on a first come, first serve basis.

    Training and Certification

    Cisco certifications can play an important role in advancing your career. Cisco Live provides multiple opportunities to take prep-classes, talk 1:1 with experts on questions you might have, and take almost any certification exam you need.

    Cisco would like to thank the following sponsors:

    diamond sponsor and official service provider partner

    platinum sponsors