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Media Alert: Cisco Webcasts Sessions from Cisco Live! 2013

Core Networking and Data Center News Conferences Headline Week's Press Agenda
Jun 21, 2013

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Next week in Orlando, Fla., more than 20,000 customers and partners will gather at Cisco's premier customer event, Cisco Live! to learn, network and share with their colleagues and industry experts. Those who cannot attend the conference in person can attend virtually and view keynotes and other sessions at no cost by registering at Cisco Live 365.

Press conferences and customer roundtable discussions will be streamed live and replayed via Ustream for press and analysts. Customers, partners, press and analysts can also register to attend the Cisco Live! virtually to see keynotes and other sessions via Cisco Live 365.

Cisco Live! 2013 Press and Analyst Agenda Highlights

Monday, June 24

5:00 p.m. EDT News conference: Cisco Enterprise Networks update

Rob Soderbery, SVP & GM, Enterprise Networks, and Inbar Lasser-Raab, senior director, Enterprise Networks

View live on Ustream

Tuesday, June 25

10:00 a.m. EDT Keynote and welcome address

John Chambers, chairman and CEO, Padmasree Warrior, chief technology and strategy officer, and Dave Evans, chief futurist for Cisco will all discuss the new opportunities and amazing things that can happen when you connect the previously unconnected.

View live at Cisco Live 365

6:15pm EDT Customer Discussion: Building a Smart+Connected Community

Thad Seymour, senior vice president, Lake Nona Institute and Wim Elfrink, executive vice president Industry Solutions Group and chief globalisation officer for Cisco, discuss value of smart and connected communities and its benefits to healthcare.

This session will be webcast from Lake Nona Medical City, Florida with simulcast from US Ignite Conference at University of Illinois.

View live on Ustream

Wednesday, June 26

8:30 a.m. EDT News conference: The Data Center of the Future

David Yen, senior vice president, Cisco; Giuliano Di Vitantonio, vice president, Cisco; and Soni Jiandani, senior vice president, Insieme Networks

View live on Ustream

10:00 a.m. EDT Technology keynote: "Unlocking the Value of Innovation"

Rob Lloyd, president, Development and Sales, and Edzard Overbeek, senior vice president, Services lay out how Cisco and the power of the intelligent network are helping customers prepare for the future by unlocking the power behind cloud, mobile and data in motion technology trends.

View live at Cisco Live 365

1:00 p.m. EDT Customer Roundtable: Transforming Healthcare of the Future

Barbara Casey, senior director of Healthcare Business Transformation will host a discussion on employing technology of today to transform the healthcare of tomorrow-- ultimately allowing administrators and practitioners to work their way and improve patient care. Customers include:

  • Brian Comp, CTO for Orlando Health
  • John Maass, Manager, Conferencing Technology Systems & Support for Moffitt Cancer Center
  • David Kennington, Director of IT and Information Security for Children's Hospital Central California

View live on Ustream

2:30 p.m. EDT Customer Roundtable: Technology for a More Connected Government

Patrick Finn, senior vice president, U.S. Public Sector Organization will discuss new models using video, collaboration solutions and the cloud in delivering citizen services with fewer resources, limited budgets. Customers include:

  • Matt Benefiel, Court Administrator for Ninth Circuit Court, FL
  • Jorge Pazos, CIO for City of Melrose, MA
  • Chief Warrant Officer 4 Darrin Gibson, Alabama National Guard
  • Rob Fields, CIO for Florida Department of Highway Safety

View live on Ustream

Follow @CiscoSystems, @CiscoLive and the #CLUS hashtag for live updates.


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