Cisco Live! June 10 - 14, 2012 San Diego, CA

    Discover what you make possible with the help of the industry's best educational lineup at Cisco Live.

    This year, thousands of the brightest minds in IT – from network engineers to senior IT executives–will make their way to San Diego for Cisco Live 2012, June 10-14. No other event offers the same combination of in-depth technical education and training, strategic insights, and networking opportunities.

    Cisco Live offers more than 600 educational sessions (from deep-dive technical analyses to overviews of strategic business trends) addressing all Cisco products. The education and insights you receive at Cisco Live can help you translate emerging innovations into practical solutions for your employer, while helping you achieve your personal and professional goals.

    Register today for a Full Conference pass and receive one complimentary written certification exam to be taken at the onsite event test center. Learn more.

    See what you missed at last year’s Cisco Live!
    Hope to see you in San Diego in June.

    Filmed at Cisco Live Las Vegas 2011, Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn, Vice President and General Manager for Learning@Cisco, poses a series of questions to two esteemed panelists on the topic of "Next Generation Talent" in the IT field. Joining her are Padmasree Warrior, Senior Vice President of Engineering and Chief Technology Officer for Cisco, and Greg Papadopoulos, Venture Partner for New Enterprise Associates. This five-part Q&A series is a must-view for anyone interested in where the IT field is going, and the skills and concepts needed to stay relevant.

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    Part 1 of 5 - How to Stay Relevant (7:47)
    How do the trends in technology affect the skill sets of people in the IT industry? What are they going have to look to or change to stay relevant?
    Part 2 of 5 - How to Communicate - Coming March 15th
    What advice would you give people in the IT field on what they need to do to communicate effectively with businesses on the possibilities of these trending technologies and what they can do?
    Part 3 of 5 - Personal Journey - Coming March 29th
    What has been your personal journey been like? What have you personally done in your careers to help propel you to the level you are now in IT?
    Part 4 of 5 - IT Leaders - Coming April 12th
    What are the gaps that IT leaders need to be thinking about in terms of the trends? Address the soft skills side and technology side?
    Part 5 of 5 - Diversity - Coming April 26th
    How important is it to have diversity in skills and people on teams in the IT world