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 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 to make it easy to find the topics that interest you most. You can pick and choose from sessions in multiple tracks or use the recommended learning paths to focus on the specific areas that matter most to you:


  • Certifications
  • Cisco on Cisco
  • Collaboration
  • Data Centre
  • Enterprise Networks
  • Internet of Things
  • Meraki
  • Security
  • Service Provider


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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 levels of technical difficulty are indicated by Session ID and Abstract. Sessions cover new, as well as feature/functionality updates to existing products and solutions.


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Case Studies


Delivered by Cisco customers, partners, and Cisco IT staff, case study sessions examine best practices, performance metrics, and recommendations for deploying, managing, and extending Cisco solutions to achieve specific IT and business goals.




Held in the World of Solutions, the Think Tank is an informal learning experience and a great way to make the most of your time outside of the main agenda. More information on the Think Tank sessions will be published soon.


Technical Seminars

Technical Seminars


Our comprehensive four-hour and eight-hour seminars address a wide variety of technology areas, design principles, and best practices. These technical seminars complement their corresponding technology breakout sessions. They are offered only on Tuesday 5 March.


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Meet the Expert

The Meet the Expert program provides you the opportunity to connect with Cisco executives and engineers in informal one-on-one discussions focused on your unique topics, questions and challenges.


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Cisco Live’s 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 the Walk-in Self-Paced Labs cannot be booked and are available on a first come, first serve basis.


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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.


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