Cisco NetRiders World contest in the EMEA region was held on 3 July 2012. EMEA region includes Europe (also Slovenia), Russia, Middle East and Africa. This year 147 competitors from the 97 Cisco Networking Academies in the region competed in 45 countries.
Slovenia was represented by the winners of the national competition, , who were perfectly ranked also at the regional scale:
- 28th place Filip Štirn (LTFE)
- 29th place Timotej Gruden (Vegova/LTFE)
- 95th place Darko Oberžan (ŠC PET)