CA World '14 FAQ

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What, Where and When?

When is CA World ’14?

November 9–12, 2014.


Where is CA World ’14?

At the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.


What are the dates and times that the CA World ’14 Exhibition Center will be open?

Monday, November 10: 10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 11: 10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 12: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


How many attendees are you targeting for CA World ’14?



How Much?

How much does it cost to register for CA World ’14?

The base conference registration fee is $1,995. If you register before September 19, 2014, we offer an Early Bird Discount of $200 off the base price. Members of Global User Communities can also receive a $200 discount by registering through the CA Communities site.


How much are day passes?

Day passes are available for $750 starting in September 2014. This pass includes keynotes, sessions, access to the Exhibition Center and conference meals for the date purchased. Monday pass includes Welcome Reception. Tuesday pass includes Event Night.


Hotels and Transportation

Do you have special rates for hotel rooms?

Yes, and we highly recommend that you book these rooms in advance due to limited availability. We have discounted rates at the following hotels:

  • Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
  • The Delano (formerly THEhotel)
  • MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
  • Luxor Hotel & Casino

You can secure lodging for CA World ’14 through our registration process.


Is there transportation between the discounted hotels and the Mandalay Bay conference center?

Complimentary tram service is available between the Luxor and Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. The Delano (formerly THEhotel) is part of the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.


What’s Different?

How is CA World going to be different this year?

This year, we are delivering CA World content in a totally new way. We’ve redesigned the content structure to be more focused and relevant to you, and it will be presented in seven Content Centers. We’ve also redesigned the layout of the Exhibition Center—so you can access sessions, demos, meetings and more in one centralized location on one floor. We’ve also added a Meet the Expert area where you can speak with distinguished engineers, highly qualified developers and technical support teams for a full-spectrum view of CA solutions and industry expertise.



How is the session content organized at CA World ’14?

Sessions will feature solutions to help your business stay ahead in an application economy. CA experts will cover topics ranging from planning to DevOps to security, and you’ll have the opportunity to hear directly from CA customers, partners, thought leaders and many more. As a CA World ’14 attendee, you’ll participate in a “Cineplex” experience in our Exhibition Center, where you can attend sessions in state-of-the-art Cineplex theaters—all located on one floor in one centralized location.


Will you be offering Pre-Conference Education Sessions?

Yes, we will offer a variety of Pre-Conference Education Sessions on Sunday, November 9. The full catalog of classes offered will be available on the CA World website in summer 2014.



How and when can I schedule an appointment for a meeting with a technical resource?

We will post the Meeting Request Form on the CA World website in September 2014.


Which CA Technology employees are available for technical meetings?

CA Technologies employees will be available to answer questions on how to use our products, how to install our products, how to prepare for an installation/upgrade of a product and how to open support issues.


How and when can I request an appointment for a meeting with a CA management or sales resource?

Please discuss your request with your CA Sales contact. They will be able to request a meeting approximately one month prior to CA World ’14.



What meals are included in the base conference registration fee?

  • Monday, November 10: Coffee, lunch and coffee breaks
  • Tuesday, November 11: Coffee, lunch, coffee breaks and Event Night
  • Wednesday, November 12: Coffee and coffee breaks

How do I request a special meal?

Please indicate your meal requirements on the CA World ’14 registration form, and we’ll do our best to accommodate your needs.


Sponsoring and Exhibiting

How do I find out about sponsoring or exhibiting at CA World ’14?

Please visit the Exhibitors & Sponsors page and select the link for the Sponsor & Exhibitor Prospectus.


What access do I have with an Exhibitor badge?

Exhibitor staff badges provide access to the Exhibition Center, general sessions, general conference meals, CA World ’14 Event Night and keynotes.


Apps, Agenda, Attire and More

When will the CA World ’14 Session Catalog and personal agenda be available?

The Session Catalog is available today. The personal agenda will be available starting in summer 2014. You can use the Session Catalog to view session topics and speakers.


Will there be a mobile app offered for CA World ’14?

Yes, the mobile app will enable you to view event content, search and view exhibitors and view maps of the event space. Registered attendees will also be able to view and update their personal schedules and interact with other mobile users.


How do I obtain a visa to attend the conference if my country requires it?

Please contact your local CA representative to request a visa template letter.


What is the attire for CA World ’14?

Business casual is the recommended attire.


Can I get copies of the materials presented at CA World ’14?

We will make copies of most presentations available on the CA World website for registered CA World ’14 attendees.


Please email us at if you have specific questions that we haven’t addressed here. We will respond within 24 hours.


Plan Your Stay

Book your rooms during the registration process, where you can select your preferred hotel and arrival/departure dates. Explore Official Hotels for CA World ’14.