Schedule

Keynotes, Innovation Showcases, and Big Ideas Theater sessions provide insight and strategic direction from Cisco’s executives and industry thought leaders.

Thought Leadership Sessions Schedule

Monday, June 11
9:00 – 10:00 am
Big Ideas Theater
Star Search
Hakeem Oluseyi
10:30 – 11:30 am
Opening Keynote
Chuck Robbins
1:00 – 1:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Intelligent, Mass-Scale Networking for Secure, Critical Infrastructure
Yvette Kanouff
2:00 – 2:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Tetration: Workload Insights and Protection
Tom Edsall
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Redefine Data Center Security: Deliver Effective Workload Protection in a Multicloud World
Jeff Reed & Roland Acra
3:45- 4:15 pm
Innovation Showcase
Preparing (and Securing) Your Network for the Onslaught of IoT Data
Liz Centoni
4:00 – 5:30 pm
Big Ideas Theater
Shift Your Brilliance: Leading Amidst Uncertainty
Simon Bailey
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Innovation Showcase
Collaboration Reimagined
Jonathan Rosenberg
5:15 – 5:45 pm
Innovation Showcase
Re-imagining Converged Infrastructure for The Modern Data Center
Jonathan Siegal
Tuesday, June 12
9:00 – 10:00 am
Big Ideas Theater
Emotional AI and the Future of Work
Dr. Rana el Kaliouby
10:30 – 11:30 am
Technology Keynote
David Goeckeler
1:00 – 1:30
Innovation Showcase
Reinvent the Network
Sachin Gupta
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Big Ideas Theater
How to Be Brilliant at a Moment’s Notice
Todd Henry
2:00 – 2:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Transforming the Customer Experience through Innovative Services
Joseph Pinto
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
IT’s Bold New Role in App-driven Economy with Cisco AppDynamics
Prathap G. Dendi
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Building a Modern Hybrid Architecture with Google Cloud
Allan Naim, Product Manager, Google Cloud
3:45- 4:15 pm
Innovation Showcase
Power a Multicloud World: Delivering on the Promise
Kip Compton
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Big Ideas Theater
Finding Your True North: Possibility Through Positivity
Grant Korgan
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Innovation Showcase
Driving Innovation through Acquisitions and Investments
Rob Salvagno
Wednesday, June 13
9:00 – 10:00 am
Big Ideas Theater
The Future Is Talent
Jenna Carpenter
10:30 – 11:00 am
Innovation Showcase
Data Center and Cloud Automation with HyperFlex and UCS
Kaustubh Das & DD Dasgupta
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Innovation Showcase
How to Turn Your Network into Your Greatest Security Asset
Gee Rittenhouse
12:15 – 12:45 pm
Innovation Showcase
The #DevNetEffect – Get the Playbook for Using Cisco’s Newest APIs
Susie Wee
1:00 – 1:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Infrastructure as Code: A Revolutionary Approach to Tackling New Business Imperatives for IT
Lee Howard
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Big Ideas Theater
The Neuroscience of Innovation
Amy Posey
2:00 – 2:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Customer Panel: Delivering Return on Investment with VersaStack(TM) Solutions
Eric Herzog
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Innovation Showcase
Is it Time to Move your Calling to the Cloud?
Jamie Palmer
3:45 – 4:15 pm
Innovation Showcase
Delivering Intent for Data Center Networking
Ish Limkakeng
4:00 – 5:15 pm
Big Ideas Theater
How This Entrepreneur Turned Her Diet Soda Addiction Into a Company
Kara Goldin
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Innovation Showcase
Unlocking Digital Innovations with Meraki
Todd Nightingale
Thursday, June 14
10:30 – 11:00 am
Innovation Showcase
Best Case Security for Worst Case Scenarios
Bret Hartman
11:30 – 12:00 pm
Innovation Showcase
Extending the Enterprise to Embrace IoT
Chris Galo and Dan Behrens
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Closing Keynote
Dr. Michio Kaku & Amy Webb

*Agenda subject to change

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