|[March 14, 2017]
Oracle Applications Users Group Presents Innovative Ways to Learn and Network at COLLABORATE 17
Applications Users Group (OAUG), an independent, global, member-led
organization that maximizes users' investment in Oracle (News - Alert) and partner
solutions, co-hosts COLLABORATE
17: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community
conference in partnership with the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG)
and Quest International Users Group (Quest), April 2 - 6 at the Mandalay
Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
The full conference agenda includes more than 1,200 educational sessions
featuring product training across the entire family of Oracle
Applications grouped into 17 tracks, including application upgrades;
architecture, big data and cloud computing; asset lifecycle management;
customer relationship management; enterprise performance
management/business intelligence; executive development; financials;
human capital management; supply chain; user experience and mobile; and
The COLLABORATE 17 - OAUG Forum features sessions created by Oracle
users for Oracle users addressing emerging topics and trends such as
hybrid cloud, professional development and business analytics. The
searchable online session scheduler is available now, allowing visitors
to browse topics and build a personalized learning agenda.
Attendees are encouraged to take advantage of deeper learning options
like in-depth OAUG Training Day Workshops on April 2 covering complex
topics like Oracle's BI Cloud Service (BICS), Oracle E-Business Suite
R12.2.x upgrades, mastering subledger reporting and Oracle Master Data
Management (MDM in intensive half- and full-day optional workshops;
collaborative Power Hour sessions covering small-group discussions on
E-Business Tax, global ERP implementations, understanding TCA and the
new Master Data Repository and more; and three comprehensive Exploration
Series, where subject matter experts cover a single topic from
end-to-end over several sessions in one day. These sessions include
Record-to-Report (R2R), Procure-to-Pay (P2P) and Order-to-Cash (O2C).
This year's International Program presents content specifically for
customers in Europe, Latin America, Brazil and India.
Oracle community members are exposed to various networking opportunities
to further their professional connections and exchange ideas with
several OAUG Special Interest Group (SIG) meetings held throughout the
conference, the OAUG Geo Land gathering of regional user communities,
Oracle EPM/Hyperion-specific education and networking throughout the
week and a Primavera Forum including more than 65 sessions targeted at
C-level/management, functional and technical users.
Representatives from Oracle are scheduled to present a number of
education and Oracle Roadmap sessions, participate in SIG meetings,
provide demos in the exhibit hall and meet one-on-one with attendees
throughout the week. Also, Oracle's Usability and Interface Product
Testing Lab encourages Oracle customers and partners to participate in
user feedback sessions to influence application design and direction.
"COLLABORATE 17 presents relevant and actionable education on the most
pressing and challenging issues impacting Oracle users today," said
Alyssa Johnson, president of the OAUG. "The sessions and networking
opportunities are designed with the average Oracle user in mind,
addressing the common challenges faced and revealing tips and best
practices to get the most out of their Oracle Applications."
About the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG®)
Founded in 1990, the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) is an
independent, global, member-led organization that maximizes customers'
investment in Oracle and partner solutions. The organization serves as
an advocate to Oracle for companies worldwide and represents users of
Oracle Applications products including Oracle Applications Cloud, Oracle
E-Business Suite, Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (including
Oracle Hyperion), Oracle's Primavera Enterprise Project Portfolio
Management, Oracle Communications, Oracle Customer Experience Cloud, and
others. The OAUG provides its members with education, networking and
support via a wide range of activities and forums including conferences,
online education, publications, special interest groups and social
media. For more information about the OAUG, visit the website at oaug.org.
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