Get ready for a spine-tingling adventure this Halloween season because we have a treat for you: Cisco U. is thrilled to announce our first-ever Live Learning event on October 30, 2023, and it’s going to be a howling good time.

Unveiling the Thrills

Before we delve into the two upcoming sessions, brace yourself for an electrifying surprise: Par Merat, Vice President of Cisco Learning & Certifications, will emerge from the shadows to kick off the event. Par will introduce you to the new era of cloud specialist certification releases and set the spooky tone for the evening.

The Main Event – Two Spooky Sessions

Session 1: Coding the Future: Unraveling the Magic of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and Universal Automation Tools

In our first chilling session, “Coding the Future: Unraveling the Magic of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and Universal Automation Tools,” led by Quinn Snyder, a Technical Advocate at Cisco U., you’ll delve into the mystical world of network code. Explore the secrets of Infrastructure as Code, universal automation tools, and their domain-specific languages (DSLs). Witness spine-tingling demos showcasing the incredible powers of these tools, including the use of Cisco Modeling Labs (CML) to gain practical insights that will send shivers down your spine.

Session 2: Cybersecurity Threats and Effective Network Protection Strategies

In our second heart-pounding session, “Cybersecurity Threats and Effective Network Protection Strategies,” guided by Yuri Kramarz, a Principal Engineer at Cisco Talos, you’ll embark on a quest to uncover the latest cybersecurity threats and discover potent network protection strategies to ward off the dark forces that lurk in the digital shadows. Learn how to elevate your role as your organization’s top security guardian.

A Learning Opportunity

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn directly from Cisco’s Technical Leaders. They’re here to share their knowledge and experience with you.

How to Enroll

Mark your calendar for October 30, 2023, and prepare to be haunted from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Pacific Time, with our two sessions of chilling knowledge. To secure your spot at this eerie event, click here to sign up.  If you have a conflict, sign up anyway and we’ll send you the recording.


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Eerily Exciting Events on the Horizon

In addition to the upcoming Multicloud Specialist Certifications, be sure to keep an eye out for our newest ENCC tutorials on Cisco U. The tutorials are designed to make your learning experience even more frightfully delightful.

Although this is our first-ever Live Learning event, rest assured, it won’t be our last. Stay tuned for spine-tingling information about our next event coming up in March. It’s going to be a scream!


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Kareem Iskander

Technical Lead

DevNet Developer Experience