Applications for the 2018 vExpert program are now open. Applications will be accepted until January 19th at midnight PDT. The vExpert 2018 announcement will be on February 16th 2018. The VMware vExpert program is VMware’s global evangelism and advocacy program. The program is designed to put VMware’s marketing resources towards your advocacy efforts.
If you want to know what is required to become a vExpert and what are the benefits of being that, check this link: https://communities.vmware.com/community/vmtn/vexpert