SOURCE: Cisco Systems

January 03, 2007 13:45 ET

Media Alert: Cisco at 2007 International Consumer Electronics Show

Cisco CEO John Chambers to Participate in Industry Insider Keynote Series

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 3, 2007 --


WHAT:

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate, will discuss the evolution of consumer connectivity.

John Chambers, Cisco's chairman and CEO, will address CES attendees as part of this year's Industry Insider Series, a one-hour keynote-style session. Following the address, Cisco Chief Development Officer Charles Giancarlo will host a Q&A panel discussion featuring representatives from Cisco, Linksys and Scientific Atlanta, a Cisco company.

Cisco will also be "virtually" showcasing its vision for the Connected Home in "Second Life," a 3D interactive social networking metaverse. The virtual home, launching on Jan. 8, will feature new and recently announced products from Cisco, Linksys and Scientific Atlanta. Visit Cisco's Connected Home at http://slurl.com/secondlife/Cisco%20Systems/132/132/34/?x=400&y=400&title=Cisco%20System.

For more information about Cisco's activities at 2007 CES, please stop by Ballroom D at the Las Vegas Hilton during CES (Jan. 7-10) or visit www.cisco.com/go/experience_ces2007.

EVENTS:

Tuesday, Jan. 9, 11 a.m. - Noon
Industry Insider Session with John Chambers
Cisco's chairman and CEO to speak to CES attendees
Las Vegas Hilton Theater
Live webcast available at http://newsroom.cisco.com/CES2007/webcast/

Tuesday, Jan. 9, 12:15 - 1 p.m.
Cisco Executive Q&A Panel Discussion
Hosted by Cisco CDO Charles Giancarlo and featuring executives from Cisco,
Linksys and Scientific Atlanta.
Las Vegas Hilton, Ballroom D
Live webcast available at http://newsroom.cisco.com/CES2007/webcast/
About Cisco Systems

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Information about Cisco can be found at http://www.cisco.com. For ongoing news, visit http://newsroom.cisco.com.

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Contact Information

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