Find Activities at VMworld 2019 US

At VMworld, our exciting sessions are only half the fun. We also offer plenty of ways to connect with other attendees. From sponsored get-togethers to unofficial meetups organized by the VMworld community, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to catch up with your peers, connect with old friends, and make new ones!    

Official VMworld Evening Events

Work hard, play hard. VMworld Fest, our must-attend party, will be on Wednesday night, August 28 beginning at 7:00 PM. Plan to enjoy some food, drinks, games, and, of course, great music. Find out about this year's headliner and more! 

Kick off your VMworld experience at the welcome reception, sponsored by Veeam, in the Solutions Exchange on Sunday, August 25, 5:00 – 7:30 PM. Get your first look at 220+ exhibitors on the show floor, network with fellow attendees in a fun atmosphere, pick up some new swag, and enjoy delicious appetizers and drinks. 

A fan favorite, the hall crawl gives you the chance to get up close and personal with the VMware ecosystem, sponsors, and exhibitors in the Solutions Exchange. Participate in giveaways, get in-depth product information, pick up some free goodies, and socialize while enjoying snacks and drinks at the sponsor booths. The VMworld mobile app will include a map of the hall crawl so that you can plan your route. The hall crawl is Tuesday, August 27, 4:30 – 6:00 PM.    

Official VMworld Evening Events

Work hard, play hard. VMworld Fest, our must-attend party, will be on Wednesday night, August 28 beginning at 7:00 PM. Plan to enjoy some food, drinks, games, and, of course, great music. Find out about this year's headliner and more! 

Kick off your VMworld experience at the welcome reception, sponsored by Veeam, in the Solutions Exchange on Sunday, August 25, 5:00 – 7:30 PM. Get your first look at 220+ exhibitors on the show floor, network with fellow attendees in a fun atmosphere, pick up some new swag, and enjoy delicious appetizers and drinks. 

A fan favorite, the hall crawl gives you the chance to get up close and personal with the VMware ecosystem, sponsors, and exhibitors in the Solutions Exchange. Participate in giveaways, get in-depth product information, pick up some free goodies, and socialize while enjoying snacks and drinks at the sponsor booths. The VMworld mobile app will include a map of the hall crawl so that you can plan your route. The hall crawl is Tuesday, August 27, 4:30 – 6:00 PM.    

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Solutions Exchange

Located in Moscone South, the Solutions Exchange features 220+ exhibitors, the Solutions Exchange Theater, an 8,100-square-foot VMware booth, and some surprises throughout the week. Meet with VMware’s ecosystem, immerse yourself in rich technical content, and have some fun during the welcome reception and hall crawl.

Cloud City

Accelerate your journey to cloud at VMware Cloud City, an interactive environment that brings together VMware Cloud Experts and deep, immersive cloud demonstrations. Located on the 2nd floor of Moscone West, you can discover how VMware Cloud can help you migrate to the cloud, deploy hybrid cloud operations, manage across clouds or deliver modern apps.

Meet the Experts

Stop by the expert bar on the 2nd floor of Moscone West to have 1:1 discussions with a VMware product engineer and get all your questions answered. No appointment needed.

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Broadcast Booth

Stop by the broadcast booth in the Moscone North Lobby to hear a live broadcast of the CUBE, a leading internet TV show covering enterprise technology. VMware leaders, partners, customers, and other industry experts will share their knowledge and experiences in the industry in a unique interview format.



The Square and Moscone West Activities 

Connect with others who share your interests in a casual environment when you visit the VMworld Square (located outside of the Solutions Exchange in Moscone South) and explore activities in foyers of Moscone West, including Cloud City, Education & Certification Lounge, Digital Workspace Lounge, Listening Post, Partner Lounge, Social Meda & VMware Community, VMware {code}, VMUG Lounge, VMware Asssessment Lounge, and VMware Champions.

Lounges, Meet-Up Areas, and More Activities

Digital Workspace Lounge
The Square
VMware Assessment Lounge
Moscone West, Level 3
Education and Certification Lounge
Moscone West, Level 3
VMware Champions
The Square
Listening Post
The Square
VMware Store
Moscone West, Level 1
Meeting Hub
Moscone North Upper Lobby
VMUG
Solutions Exchange and Moscone West, Level 3



Inclusion in Action

How do we create and support an inclusive environment at work, in the tech industry, and in our communities? Attend the diversity and inclusion sessions, and keep the conversation going at VMworld.