VMworld's sessions are the heart of the conference. Each year they provide insight, information, and inspiration to thousands of attendees. VMworld offers hundreds of session choices covering today's hottest topics -- empowering you to create a highly customized learning journey.


For a look back at the exciting sessions from VMworld 2017, watch our session replay videos on demand


The VMworld 2018 US content catalog contains a complete listing of all our sessions, including abstracts, speaker information, and (when available) details on session times and locations. Our content catalog will be published in late June 2018.

Use our filter and search options to find the sessions that best fit your interests and needs. Narrow your choices by session track, product, speaker, and many other attributes.

If you’re registered as a full conference pass attendee at VMworld, you can take advantage of the catalog's built-in scheduling feature to preregister and reserve seats at your top choices and build your own customized agenda.

The content catalog will be available in late June and include details on the hundreds of sessions at VMworld.


VMworld US offers a curriculum of hundreds of breakout sessions, plus a wide range of additional session types to help you create an agenda tailored to your goals. Whether you want to get a crash course on something new, build a broad range of expertise or go in-depth in an area that matters to you, you’ll find options to meet your every need.

General Sessions

Our general sessions feature top VMware leaders discussing the company's industry perspective on digital business, transformative technologies, and innovation. 


Watch the VMworld 2017 US General Sessions On Demand >>


Breakout Sessions and More

Whether you're a newcomer or a VMworld veteran, you'll find something to suit in our hundreds of content-rich breakout sessions led by a cadre of experts. You can also join us for a panel discussion for thought-provoking insights into a trend or topic, or take in a VMworld quick talk for a targeted, 30-minute look at a niche topic.

Meet the Experts Roundtables

Join VMware experts to get your digital transformation questions answered. You and a small group of your peers will interact directly with VMware subject matter experts who have deep, hands-on experience working with our customers every day. Our experts will white-board answers to your toughest challenges and provide best-practice advice to guide your journey from strategy, to implementation, to adoption and value realization.


Showcase keynotes are 60- to 90-minute sessions featuring prominent VMware experts. They explore visionary ideas and big thinking about trends, innovations, and solutions in a more casual keynote environment.


We are still finalizing our showcase keynote plans for VMworld 2018 US, but we'll post the details as soon as we have them. 


Last year, our VMworld 2017 showcase keynotes focused on four business-critical topics: modernizing the data center, integrating public clouds, empowering digital workspaces, and transforming networking and security.


View the 2017 Showcase Keynotes On Demand >>

Showcase keynotes explore visionary ideas and thinking about innovations and solutions.


VMworld will host a selection of deep-dive, value-added virtualization application workshops focused on running VMware technologies with specific third-party software including Microsoft SQL Server, SAP, Spark and Hadoop.


Take advantage of our instructor-led demonstrations and in-depth course work to deepen your expertise and advance your skill set.


Register today for VMworld 2018 US and add the virtualized application workshop package to your registration (additional fees apply).


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VMworld will offer four industry workshops on Sunday, August 26, designed to explore how technology will impact the next wave of innovation in several key verticals.


Hear from leaders, executives, and strategists in the healthcare, government, higher education, and financial services industries as they discuss how they’re approaching digital transformation.


You’ll learn practical ways to improve your current and future projects with your organization’s business outcomes in mind, have the chance to participate in a Q&A with panelists, and meet like-minded industry innovators.


Register today for VMworld 2018 US and add an industry workshop to your registration (additional fees apply).

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