March 17-19, 2014
2014 Keynote Address - David Breashears: Climber, Adventurer & Filmmaker

Why should you attend the biggest CAE event of the year?

LEARN TO CLIMB ANY MOUNTAIN: Don't miss this year's keynote address from David Breashears, world-renowned climber, adventurer and filmmaker. He will give a gripping firsthand account that includes breathtaking and rarely seen images from his IMAX Everest expedition. Breashears will dramatically recount the vision, courage, and passion that led his team to reach the summit.

Mr. Breashears will speak about driving success through teamwork and the importance of leadership, resource management and tool selection to overcome the greatest obstacles. Attendees will understand the life and death importance of accounting for variability "slack" in the design of a critical mission.

GO BEYOND THE LIMITS: This year's event will take you beyond the limits of CFD and allow you to explore the benefits of "Simulating Systems". We will host over 120 leading industrial experts who will reveal the secrets of their engineering success and explore the tangible benefits of using STAR-CCM+. Participating companies include, but are not limited to: 

  • Active Space Technology
  • Alstom Transport
  • Areva
  • Atkins Energy
  • Bombardier
  • The Boeing Company
  • Cervélo
  • Daimler
  • DENSO Marston
  • Formula FEI Racing Team
  • General Motors
  • Honeywell India
  • Hyundai Motor Company
  • Imperial College London
  • Lotus F1 Team
  • Modine Europe
  • Ove Arup & Partners
  • Philips Research
  • Tetra Pak
  • US Navy
  • Volkswagen
  • Zumtobel Group

POWER UP YOUR ENGINEERING SKILLS: Build your own training day agenda, choose from 11 workshops, each of which is a deep dive into a specific area of engineering simulation. When registering, choose your free training classes. Click here for more details

NETWORK WITH EXPERTS: The STAR Global Conference is one of the world’s largest gatherings of simulation experts, it is also your opportunity to meet with CD-adapco management, software developers and support engineers.


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.