Next week (4-7 November 2019) Barcelona city will host the VMworld 2019 Europe with a lot of planned events, breakout sessions, parties and much more.
If you never attend this event, here as follows some useful info to live in the best way these days in lovely Barcelona city.
VMworld 2019 Europe location and transportation
First of all, the location. The VMworld 2019 Europe will take place at the Barcelona's Fira - Nord, Carrer del Foc 10. To reach the event's location, from Barcelona El-Prat airport to the Fira you can rely on a conference shuttle service. Same service will be avalable the last day (7th November) from the Fira to the airport.
Barcelona offers also a working public trasportation (metro, bus, taxi, ...) where you can reach all different places quite easily spending just few Euros. Last year a ten travels ticket was provided for free to the event's attendees.
Food and drinks
Food and drinks will be provided at the venue during the event's days. Coffee, rolls, bisquits are served as breakfast and during the session breaks while for lunch you can find a rich lunch buffet with different specialities, fruits, desserts and so on.
In the evening you can discover nice places around the city to taste good food and good cervezas.
Technical sessions and mobile application
VMworld 2019 Europe it is a great opportunity to attend some technical sessions about VMware products leaded by maximum experts in the field. The sessions list is available in the VMworld Content Catalog where you can book sessions you are interested in.
Everything can also be managed throught the dedicated Android and iOS application where you can find all the information you may need directly from your mobile device. Just register and enjoy the app.
VMworld 2019 Europe has in the agenda some amazing events you can attend to relax your brain after an intensive day.
Monday, 4th November
- Rubrik Party - Pacha Club Barcelona, Ramón Trias Fargas, 2
Tuesday, 5th November - is the day chosen by most vendors to organize their parties. Some well known events are the following:
- vExpert Party - Pez Vela, Passeig del Mare Nostrum, 19, 21
- Cohesity - Sala Barts, Avinguda del Paral·lel, 62
- Veeam - Pavelló Italià - Plaça de Carles Buïgas, 8. Invite only.
Wednesday, 6th November - is the day dedicated to the VMware party:
- VMworld Fest - Fira Barcelona, Gran Via Hall 6
For this event a comfortable outfit is the suggested choice. Tie and jacket are not required in favour of jeans, gym shoes, polo shirt or t-shirt.
It is amazing how many KMs you will walk during the day to reach the different session rooms. Since the event takes place in November, the evening temperature could be fresh then having a coat or jacket in your bag is something recommended. Also a small umbrella could be useful in case of bad weather.
Although VMworld 2019 Europe is an intensive four days event, not only is an amazing experience but it provides great tech info useful for your daily job.
Additional info can be found at VMware website.