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You want to go to VMworld 2015 US or Europe, but you don’t have the budget for the conference pass and/or the travel expenses?

Then try your luck with one of the existing contents. Some have already expired, but other are still open. There are some opportunity to win a VMworld 2015 pass and/or travel expenses.

See also: Want to win a free VMworld 2015 Conference Pass? Find the full list here!


VMware LogoVMware has several opportunities:


Veeam-Logo-2014On July, Veeam adds an opportunity to win a VMworld Full Conference Pass & Veeam Party Fast Pass. The winner will be announced on July 30.

Register here and answer at the three simple questions for this opportunity.

Now it’s close.


Infinio-LogoOn July, Infinio adds an opportunity to win a free pass to VMworld 2015. The winner will be announced on Friday, July 17th.

Register here for this opportunity.

Now it’s close.


VMTurbo raffles full conference passes with the contest: VMTurbo VMworld 2015 Sweepstakes.

There are three different opportunities to win: May 29,  June 19  and July 10. Register here for this opportunity.

Now the one for the US edition it’s close. But it’s open the one for the EU edition.


In honor of Datto’s first VMworld appearance, they’re offering the chance to join VMworld with a free full conference pass.

To enter, simply submit your information before Tuesday, July 28th at 5:00pm ET. Register now and you’ll be entered to win.


There was this opportunity: Do you want a ticket to VMworld 2015 + Airfare, Hotel, & $500 spending cash? (only for US residents)

But now it’s close.

VMworld information

VMworld-LogoVMworld 2015 will be again at San Francisco (for the US edition) and Barcelona (for the EU edition).

  • US edition: will be in San Francisco during August 30 – September (with a partner day on August 30)
  • EU edition: will be in Barcelona during October 13 – 15 (with a partner day on 12)

As usual, both conferences close on Thursday after the lunch time (at least for the main sessions and activities). Pre-registrations for both events are already open. Pricining and the discount of course are not published yet, but will probably remain the same.

VMworld 2013

If you are looking for a cheap way to attend, actually you can use the Alumni discount (or the VCP discount, but is not so good as the Alumni one). Plus you can use the VMUG Advantage discount with one other VMworld discount. This is the only VMworld discount that is combinable, and applies only to VMUG Advantage Members.

And remember also to vote for you preferite sessions with the Call for Papers Voting.


Virtualization, Cloud and Storage Architect. Tech Field delegate. VMUG IT Co-Founder and board member. VMware VMTN Moderator and vExpert 2010-24. Dell TechCenter Rockstar 2014-15. Microsoft MVP 2014-16. Veeam Vanguard 2015-23. Nutanix NTC 2014-20. Several certifications including: VCDX-DCV, VCP-DCV/DT/Cloud, VCAP-DCA/DCD/CIA/CID/DTA/DTD, MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, CCA, NPP.