Cisco Live Cancun Live Broadcast

Cisco Live Cancun Live Broadcast

Live Broadcast June 11-14, 2018

We invite you to join us online as we gather innovative thinkers and leaders to discuss the ideas and technologies that are the foundation of digital transformation. All agenda times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

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Detailed Broadcast Agenda
Broadcast Calendar Reminder (ICS)
Featured Speakers


Monday, June 11
10:00 – 10:30 am
Backstage Pass
10:30 – 11:30 am
Opening Keynote
Chuck Robbins, CEO, Cisco
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Backstage Pass
1:00 – 2:00 pm
Service Provider Innovation Showcase
Intelligent, Mass-Scale Networking for Secure, Critical Infrastructure
Yvette Kanouff, SVP/GM Service Provider, Cisco
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Data Center Innovation Showcase
Tetration: Workload Insights and Protection
Tom Edsall, SVP/CTO, Cisco
3:00 – 3:45 pm
Security Innovation Showcase
Redefine Data Center Security: Deliver Effective Workload Protection in a Multicloud World
Jeff Reed, SVP Product, Security, Cisco and Roland Acra, SVP/GM, Data Center, Cisco
3:45 – 4:30 pm
Internet of Things Innovation Showcase
Preparing (and Securing) Your Network for the Onslaught of IoT Data
Liz Centoni, SVP & GM of IoT, Cisco
4:30 – 5:15 pm
Collaboration Innovation Showcase
Collaboration Reimagined
Jonathan Rosenberg, VP & CTO, Collaboration, Cisco
5:15 – 5:45 pm
Dell EMC Partner Showcase
Re-imagining Converged Infrastructure for The Modern Data Center
Jonathan Siegal, VP, Product Marketing, Dell EMC
5:45 – 6:00 pm
Backstage Pass
Daily Recap
6:00 pm
Overnight Replay of Monday’s Broadcast
Tuesday, June 12
8:30 – 10:00
Leadership & Equality Track
Shift Your Brilliance: Leading Amidst Uncertainty
Simon Bailey, Best-selling Author and Renowned Teacher
Hosted by Patrice D’ Eramo, VP Americas Marketing & Communications, Cisco
10:00 – 10:30 am
Backstage Pass
10:30 – 11:30 am
Technology Keynote
David Goeckeler, EVP and GM, Networking and Security Business, Cisco
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Backstage Pass
Keynote Post-show
12:00 – 12:45 pm
IT Management Program
Future of IT
Guillermo Diaz, SVP, CIO, Cisco
12:45 – 1:00 pm
Cisco Live Content
1:00 – 1:45 pm
Enterprise Network Innovation Showcase
Reinvent the Network
Sachin Gupta, SVP, Product Management, Cisco
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Services Innovation Showcase
Transforming the Customer Experience through Innovative Services
Joseph Pinto, SVP, Customer Experience, Cisco
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Google Innovation Showcase
Building a Modern Hybrid Architecture with Google Cloud
Allan Naim, Product Manager, Google Cloud
3:30 – 4:30 pm
Cloud Innovation Showcase
Power a Multicloud World: Delivering on the Promise
Kip Compton, VP Cloud Platform & Solutions, Cisco
4:30 – 5:30 pm
Investments Innovation Showcase
Driving Innovation with Acquisitions and Investments
Rob Salvagno, VP, Corporate Development, Cisco
5:30 – 6:00 pm
Backstage Pass
Daily Recap
6:00 pm
Overnight Replay of Tuesday’s Broadcast
Wednesday, June 13
8:00 – 9:00 am
Big Ideas Theater
Emotional AI and the Future of Work (replay)
Dr. Rana el Kaliouby, Pioneer in Emotional AI, Co-Founder and CEO of Affectiva
9:00 – 10:00 am
Big Ideas Theater
Finding Your True North: Possibility Through Positivity (replay)
Grant Korgan, World-class adventurer, Nano scientist and professional athlete
10:00 – 10:30 am
Backstage Pass
10:30 – 11:30 am
Data Center/Cloud Innovation Showcase
Data Center and Cloud Automation with HyperFlex and UCS
Kaustubh Das, VP Product Management, Cisco and DD Dasgupta, VP Product Marketing, Cisco
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Security Innovation Showcase
How to Turn Your Network into Your Greatest Security Asset
Gee Rittenhouse, SVP / GM, Cisco Security Business, Cisco
12:15 – 1:00 pm
DevNet Innovation Showcase
The #DevNetEffect – Get the Playbook for Using Cisco’s Newest APIs
Susie Wee, VP, CTO, Cisco
1:00 – 1:30 pm
NetApp Partner Showcase
Infrastructure as Code: A Revolutionary Approach to Tackling New Business Imperatives for IT
Lee Howard, CTO, ISG, NetApp
1:30 – 2:00 pm
Backstage Pass
2:00 – 2:30 pm
IBM Partner Showcase
Customer Panel: Delivering Return on Investment with VersaStack(TM) Solutions
Eric Herzog
2:30 – 3:00 pm
Backstage Pass
3:00 – 3:45 pm
Collaboration Innovation Showcase
Is it Time to Move your Calling to the Cloud?
Jamie Palmer, Director, Product Management, Cisco
3:45 – 4:30 pm
Data Center Innovation Showcase
Delivering Intent for Data Center Networking
Roland Acra, SVP & GM, Data Center, Cisco and Ish Limakeng, SVP Product Marketing, Cisco
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Meraki Innovation Showcase
Unlocking Digital Innovations with Meraki
Todd Nightingale, SVP/GM Meraki, Cisco
5:00 – 5:30 pm
Backstage Pass
Daily Recap
5:30 pm
Overnight Replay of Wednesday’s Broadcast
Thursday, June 14
9:00 – 10:00 am
Big Ideas Theater
How This Entrepreneur Turned Her Diet Soda Addiction Into a Company (replay)
Kara Goldin, Founder & CEO of Hint Water
10:00 – 10:30 am
Backstage Pass
10:30 – 11:30 am
Security Innovation Showcase
Best Case Security for Worst Case Scenarios
Bret Hartman
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
IoT Innovation Showcase
Extending the Enterprise to Embrace IoT
Chris Galo, Market Development Manager, IoT, Cisco and Dan Behrens, Technical Marketing Engineer, Cisco
12:30 – 1:30 pm
AppDynamics Innovation Showcase
IT’s Bold New Role in App-driven Economy with Cisco AppDynamics (replay)
Prathap Dendi, GM & VP Business iQ, AppDynamics
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Opening Keynote (replay)
Chuck Robbins, CEO, Cisco
2:30 – 3:00 pm
Backstage Pass
Closing Keynote Pre-show
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Closing Keynote
Closing Keynote: What Science Can Tell Us About Our Future
Amy Webb, Futurist, author and founder of the Future Today Institute and Dr. Michio Kaku, Theoretical physicist and futurist
4:00 – 4:30 pm
Backstage Pass
Event Recap and Closing

*Agenda subject to change

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