March 17-19, 2014

The STAR Global Conference 2014 is SOLD OUT. After announcing our biggest and best ever agenda, interest in the STAR Global Conference 2014 has exceeded our expectations and the capacity of the venue.

Stay tuned for information on STAR Global Conference 2015.

Plan Your Own Agenda

The complete and detailed agenda with all time slots and scheduled sessions will be available online from March 1 on.

The STAR Global Conference 2014 will open on Monday, March 17, in the morning at 9:00. Keynotes are followed by six parallel industry specific tracks in the afternoon. Mondays sessions close around 18:00 which leaves you enough time before heading to the inclusive conference dinner at Vienna townhall from 19:00 onwards.

Book Your Hotel Room Now!

The STAR Global Conference 2014 will be hosted at the Hilton Vienna Hotel, Vienna's premier conference center in the heart of the town. We have reserved all hotel rooms. The rate per night is 195 EUR for a single and 215 EUR for a double room including breakfast and free Wifi.

Academic Poster Contest Winner 2014

This year's CD-adapco Academic Paper Contest Winner was selected: Andres Ceballos from the University of Central Florida was judged to have entered the best of all the various global entrants with his paper entitled "A Multiscale Model of the Neonatal Circulatory System Following Hybrid Norwood Palliation".

Andres will present his work in Vienna at the STAR Global Conference 2014.

Agenda Announced

Have a look at the STAR Global Conference 2014 agenda where companies from all over the world will be presenting their success story of "Simulating Systems".

2014 Keynote Address - David Breashears: Climber, Adventurer & Filmmaker

We are pleased to announce this year's keynote speaker, David Breashears. A veteran of nine Himalayan filmmaking expeditions and leader of his most challenging filmmaking experience, Everest: Mountain Without Mercy.

Please join us for a packed three-day agenda, including training, in which we go beyond the limits of CFD and explore all the benefits of "Simulating Systems". 

Free Training Day

Included in every registration package is a full day of training that will help to turn you into your organization's "Simulation Hero". We expect every attendee to leave the conference with an assortment of tips, tricks and best practices, that will directly improve their personal productivity and increase the complexity of simulations that they are able to tackle. 

See Training Schedule

Sponsor Packages Now Available

One of the main reasons why the world's leading simulation engineers flock to the STAR Global Conference every year, is because they have the opportunity to connect with each other and with CAE vendors and hardware companies that surround CD-adapco's suite of simulation tools. Sponsoring the STAR Global Conference 2014 Expo gives you exclusive access to leaders and shapers of the simulation world.

Special Offer for Students

Student members of our Global Academic Program can attend the STAR Global Conference 2014 for a special discounted price of € 100. In order to qualify for this discount, you should contact your local GAP contact and request a discount voucher, which can be applied at the time of registration.


Due to unprecedented demand, the STAR Global Conference 2014 is SOLD OUT and we will not be accepting any further registrations.

Vienna Hilton Hotel

The STAR Global Conference 2014 will be hosted at the Hilton Vienna Hotel, Vienna's premier conference center in the heart of the town.


Have a look at the latest updates and new speakers to this year's STAR Global Conference 2014 agenda!

Sponsor Packages Available Now!

This year, we are delighted to once again offer companies the opportunity to sponsor this unique conference. We have a number of sponsorship packages available.