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Cisco Hosts Media event at CeBIT 2004; Propels Greater Intelligence in the Network

March 01, 2004 Who: Cisco Systems at CeBIT 2004. What: Cisco
Mar 01, 2004

March 01, 2004

Who: Cisco Systems at CeBIT 2004.

What: Cisco will host a media news event at CeBIT 2004 in Hannover on Thursday, 18 March 2004, between 13:45 - 15:00 CET. The event will be an invitation-only news conference, which will take place in Hall 17 in the NORD/LB Forum (Room number 131).

This news briefing will examine the trend for more applications and intelligence to be delivered over the network, as well as how the network itself needs to evolve to address both today's, and the future network-based application requirements of SMBs and large enterprises. Cisco will also be making global news announcements to coincide with this event.

The event will feature presentations from:

  • Mark de Simone, VP, Cisco Systems EMEA;
  • Steven Shalita, Product and Technology Marketing Organisation, Cisco Systems Inc.

When:Thursday, 18 March 2004 @ 13.45 - 15.00 CET. There will be opportunities for Q&As and individual one-to-one briefings after the event.

Where: Hall 17, NORD/LB Forum, Room Number 131 @ CeBIT 2004 (at the Northern end of Hall 17).

For a map of the CeBIT fairground showing Hall 17, pls visit For more information on the NORD/LB Forum in German and a PDF with directions, please visit:

How:To register for the event, please call Nick Miles, Band & Brown Communications, on +44 (0) 20 7419 8627 or email

For German-speaking media, please call Robert Rv_ler, Fink & Fuchs Public Relations AG on +49 (611) 74131 54 or email

Cisco will also be present throughout CeBIT 2004 on stand C58 in Hall 13. Please visit for further information.