KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Get ready for Cisco Live! Below you will find important information on badge pick up, the mobile app, onsite wireless access, shuttles, session PDFs, and much more. See you in San Diego.

ATTEND

VENUE ADDRESSES

San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Programs: Main Registration, World of Solutions, Keynotes, Attendee Meals, Breakout Sessions

Marriott Marquis San Diego
333 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Programs: Certification Testing Center, IT Management Program

Hilton Bayfront San Diego
1 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
Programs: Meet the Expert, Instructor-Led Labs

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
1 Market Place, San Diego, CA 92101
Programs: Auxiliary meetings, Press, C-scape

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Learn more about other activities and experiences San Diego offers visitors.

Explore San Diego

HOTEL CONFIRMATION

Confirm your hotel reservation by logging into your account. If you do not know your credentials, follow the “forgot your password link”.

Please note: Please call your hotel directly if you need to make changes to your reservation.

ONSITE CHECK-IN AND REGISTRATION

Have your QR code ready for a faster check-in. Your QR code can be found in the mobile app under “My Profile” and will be emailed directly to you. For security purposes, a valid form of government issued ID will need to be presented upon check in. Cisco Live registrants and guests must be 21 years of age or older.

Onsite check-in and badge pickup will be open at the following times and locations:

  SAN DIEGO AIRPORT TERMINAL 1 & 2 SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER (SDCC), HALL D GRAND HYATT, GRAND BALLROOM A FOYER MARRIOTT MARQUIS, LOWER LEVEL SANTA ROSA FOYER HILTON BAYFRONT, LOBBY LEVEL,  INDIGO LIGHT WALL
Saturday, June 8 12 – 7 p.m. 3 – 7 p.m. 3 – 7 p.m. 3 – 7 p.m. 3 – 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 9 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Monday, June 10 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 7 – 11 a.m. 7 – 11 a.m. 7 – 11 a.m.
Tuesday, June 11 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday, June 13 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
SAN DIEGO AIRPORT, TERMINAL 1 & 2

Saturday, June 8

12 – 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 9

10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER (SDCC), HALL D

Saturday, June 8

3 - 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 9

7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Monday, June 10

7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Tuesday, June 11

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Wednesday, June 12

7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Thursday, June 13

7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

GRAND HYATT, GRAND BALLROOM A FOYER

Saturday, June 8

3 – 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 9

7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Monday, June 10

7 – 11 a.m.

MARIOTT MARQUIS, LOWER LEVEL SANTA ROSA FOYER

Saturday, June 8

3 – 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 9

7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Monday, June 10

7 – 11 a.m.

HILTON BAYFRONT, LOBBY LEVEL, INDIGO LIGHT WALL

Saturday, June 8

3 – 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 9

7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Monday, June 10 7 – 11 a.m.

BACKPACK & T-SHIRT PICK-UP

Full Conference attendees backpack and t-shirts pick up times and locations: 

SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER (SDCC), HALL D
Saturday, June 8 3 – 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 9 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Monday, June 10 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tuesday, June 11 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday, June 13 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

IT Management Attendees Registration and Materials Pick up Times and Locations

ITM attendees can pick up their backpacks and t-shirts opposite to the registration desks in the Marriott Marquis.

MARRIOTT MARQUIS, PACIFIC BALLROOM FOYER
Sunday, June 9 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Monday, June 10 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tuesday, June 11 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday, June 13 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

BADGE REQUIREMENT

You must wear a Cisco Live conference badge at all times for access to Cisco Live. If you lose or misplace your Cisco Live badge, a $100 fee will be charged to reprint.

Cisco Live Celebration at Petco Park: Pick up your wristband on Tuesday or Wednesday at one of the locations noted in the Cisco Events mobile app. Your wristband is your “ticket” into the event. Conference badges will not grant you access and wristbands will not be available at Petco Park. The replacement fee for lost wristbands is $249. You can also purchase a Party Pass to bring a guest to the Cisco Live Celebration! 

*All guests must be 21 years of age or older.

MEALS

Check the mobile app for the daily lunch menu. Meals will be served at the following times:

  BREAKFAST LOCATION LUNCH LOCATION
Sunday
*Meals are only available for paid content attendees*
8 – 9 a.m. San Diego Convention Center (SDCC) Upper Foyers and Hilton, Level 3 1 – 2 p.m. SDCC Upper Foyers and Hilton, Level 3
Monday 7 – 8:30 a.m. Marina Lawn and SDCC Upper Foyers 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Marina Lawn, Plaza Park and SDCC Upper Foyers
Tuesday / Wednesday

7 – 8:30 a.m.

Marina Lawn and SDCC Upper Foyers 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

12 – 1 p.m.

Marina Lawn

Marina Lawn, Plaza Park, and SDCC Upper Foyers
Thursday

7 – 8:30 a.m.

Marina Lawn and SDCC Upper Foyers

Brunch
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
SDCC, Level 1, World of Solutions

BREAKFAST

SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER (SDCC) UPPER FOYERS AND HILTON, LEVEL 3

Sunday
*Meals are only available for paid content attendees*

8 – 9 a.m.

MARINA LAWN AND SDCC UPPER FOYERS

Monday - Wednesday

7 – 8:30 a.m.

Thursday

7 – 8:30 a.m.

LUNCH

SDCC UPPER FOYERS AND HILTON, LEVEL 3

Sunday 
*Meals are only available for LTC and TEC attendees*

1 – 2 p.m.

MARINA LAWN, PLAZA PARK AND SDCC UPPER FOYERS

Monday

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Tuesday / Wednesday 12 – 1 p.m.
MARINA LAWN

Tuesday / Wednesday

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

SDCC, LEVEL 1, WORLD OF SOLUTIONS

Thursday Brunch

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

SHUTTLES

Cisco Live Shuttles will operate daily Saturday through Thursday.

Shuttles to the Cisco Live Celebration on Wednesday, June 12 will run from the regular hotel shuttle pickup/drop off locations starting at 7 p.m.

Shuttle Map and Schedule 

MOBILE APPLICATION

The Cisco Events mobile app provides a convenient way for you to access your personal schedule, recommendations, session information, exhibitor profiles, surveys, and maps via your mobile device.

The Cisco Events mobile app is available to download in the Apple App Store and Google Play. Check the Cisco Events Mobile App page for information on how to download.

Troubleshooting: Use your Cisco login that you created during registration to access the app. Next, make sure you download the latest version of the app from the App Store. If you have the app on your phone from a past Cisco event, delete the app and then download the latest version.

WEBEX TEAMS

We invite you to join a dedicated Webex Team space, available for most sessions and programs. You can collaborate with your session presenters and peers to get important announcements, engage in conversation, and share information. Program participants will be sent an email with an invitation to join program team spaces. Breakout Session spaces are available through the mobile app.

Please be aware that when joining the Webex Team space, your Teams user ID includes your email address and will be available to all space members. You will also be able to view any other member's email address and contact them through Webex Teams. For more information on how Cisco collects, protects and retains your personal information, please refer to our Privacy Webex Teams Data sheet  .

WIRELESS ACCESS

Cisco Live provides wireless Internet access inside the Hilton Bayfront, San Diego Convention Center (SDCC), Grand Hyatt, and the Marriott Marquis. The event wireless network has been fully migrated to the 5GHz spectrum to guarantee the best performance for our attendees. WiFi will be made available on 2.4 Ghz in select areas of the SDCC (hallways and session rooms) for those requiring it. Wireless coverage maps and performance data are presented at the Cisco Live NOC inside the World of Solutions.

Seamlessly connect to our event WiFi via the mobile app using OpenRoaming, or manually join with the following credentials:

Wireless SSID: #CLUS
Protocol: WPA2 - personal
Passcode: @ciscolive

This is a Public Internet Connection and the use of a personal firewall is suggested.

LEARN

SESSION SCHEDULE AND ATTENDANCE

Be sure to schedule your sessions before arriving onsite to guarantee a spot in the session.

Plan to arrive at your scheduled session no later than 15 minutes prior to start. We will start seating standby attendees on a first come first serve basis 5 minutes before the session officially starts.

SESSION PDFS AVAILABILITY

Presentation PDFs will be uploaded to Session Catalog and the mobile app from June 9-13. Technical Seminars (TEC) and Instructor-Led Labs (LTR) presentations will only be available in the Session Catalog for those who have purchased the session. ITM sessions will be available on CiscoLive.com/us and in the ITM Webex Teams room.

In an effort to reduce waste and Think Green, Cisco Live will not have print stations onsite. If you require a hard copy, please print out schedules and PDFs in advance of your arrival.

MY DASHBOARD

See recommended sessions, demos and exhibitors – plus featured content – based on your interests, actions and history at Cisco Live.

View My Dashboard

CISCO LIVE BROADCAST

Don’t miss any of the excitement from the conference. View the Cisco Live Broadcast agenda to see what thought leadership sessions will be broadcast. You can watch onsite on monitors located throughout the convention center and the World of Solutions. If you are offsite, catch the broadcast on the mobile app or on the homepages of CiscoLive.com/us, CiscoLive.com, and Cisco.com or from your room at the following hotels:

  • Hilton Bayfront
  • Marriott Marquis
  • Manchester Hyatt
  • Omni San Diego

Cisco Live San Diego Keynotes and Innovation Talks will also be broadcast live on FacebookTwitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

ACTIVITIES

SOCIAL MEDIA HUB

Location: 2nd Floor, Ballroom 20 Foyer

Twitter Facebook  LinkedIn  Instagram  Snapchat

Follow the conversation with #CLUS!

Connect with your fellow social media mavens, recharge your batteries, and participate in the Arrival Tweetup Sunday at 5:45 p.m. or plan your own.

Check the social media screens for the latest highlights, including your social updates and leaderboard status, and learn about all of your social media gaming opportunities.

And don’t forget to get your personalized photo from Chuck Robbins!

LEARN HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR SOCIAL MEDIA CONTESTS

SOCIAL IMPACT AT CISCO LIVE

This year at Cisco Live, we have partnered with Give2Get to benefit people who are homeless in the San Diego community. In the Social Impact Zone, you can help assemble meal kits, family food packs, hygiene kits and furniture. All finished products will be donated to local nonprofits addressing homelessness and food insecurity. You can sign up for these activities in the scheduler.

See how you can participate

PLACES TO EXPLORE

WORLD OF SOLUTIONS

The World of Solutions is the energetic core of Cisco Live, where you’ll discover the latest partner solutions, talk with Cisco and partner experts, make connections with your fellow attendees and participate in amazing activities. The World of Solutions opens Monday, June 10 at 10 a.m.

  • Cisco Showcase: See Cisco’s portfolio of end-to-end solutions in everyday scenarios.
  • Partner Villages: Over 90 partner companies will demonstrate how they can extend and enhance your Cisco investment.
  • Exhibitors: The World of Solutions features more than 260 exhibitors.

Don’t miss the Welcome reception on Monday from 5 – 7 p.m., and Brunch on Thursday from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

MARINA LAWN

Join us outside on the Marina Lawn for entertainment, activities and meals while taking in the views of the San Diego Bay. Live music will be playing Monday – Wednesday from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and you can also participate in activities like the IoT Playground, Social Impact at Cisco Live and Cisco Gateway. Come soak in the San Diego sunshine.

SAILS PAVILION

Dive deeper into Cisco solutions at the Sails Pavilion where you can:

  • Visit the DevNet Zone where developers can get hands-on with the latest Cisco technologies — with 1:1 support from the developer teams.
  • Check out the Walk-in Labs to get a hands-on experience with various technologies at your own pace.
  • Meet engineers from our Global TAC organization in the Technical Solutions Clinic who ready to tackle your most pressing challenges.
  • Stop by the Cisco Store or join in on a Capture the Flag game.
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