ODTUG October E-News

Kscope15 Abstract Submission Deadline Quickly Approaching

If you would like to present at the best Oracle User Group Conference, don’t delay! Abstract submissions for Kscope15 are due by 11:59 PM PDT on October 15. Selected speakers receive a complimentary registration.

Want to make your abstract stand out? Check out these tips by Content Chair Opal Alapat.

Not interested in speaking? Make sure you register at the Early Bird Rate by March 25 and reserve your room at The Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida.

In This Issue

Going Mobile? Find Out Where Oracle Is Taking You

At Oracle OpenWorld two weeks ago, Oracle executives such as Thomas Kurian, executive vice president of product development at Oracle, said mobile use is changing the future of technology. Don’t be left behind - join ODTUG and the world’s leading ACE Directors and ACEs for a full-day event dedicated to Oracle's next-generation mobile development, infrastructure, and security solutions, taking place December 2 in Reston, Virginia.

During ODTUG Mobile Day, learn from the top experts in the field how to implement the latest mobile advancements from the newest technologies, such as Oracle Mobile Cloud infrastructure to building BI mobile dashboards to deep dive into APEX security for mobile. Sessions will cross several areas of interest, including Oracle Framework (ADF), APEX, and BI, all focusing on mobile technology applications.

Speakers include:

  • Suhas Uliyar, VP Mobile Strategy Product Management, Oracle Corporation
  • Mia Urman, AuraPlayer
  • Shay Shmeltzer, Oracle Corporation
  • Edward Roske, interRel Consulting
  • Scott Spendolini, Accenture
  • John King, King Training Resources
  • Kris Rice, Oracle Corporation
  • Kevin McGinley, Red Pill Analytics
  • Jeevan Joseph, Oracle Corporation
  • Stefan Krantz, Oracle Corporation

Don’t miss this event – it’s FREE for ODTUG members and only $150 for Associate members. (Membership is only $99/year – hint, hint.) Register today as space is limited for this event and registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Board of Directors Election Is Now Open

This year, there are 22 candidates running for four positions. Be sure to read all the campaign statements and biographies of the candidates to learn about their passion and drive for ODTUG. Candidates are listed in alphabetical order.

Individual and Corporate members who were in good standing as of September 30 are eligible to vote and should have received an email from Association Voting with voting instructions. Contact Melissa@odtug.com with any questions.

You may vote for up to four candidates to fill the open seats. Voting ends on Tuesday, October 28 at 11:59 PM PDT, so don’t delay.

World of Webinars

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
Self-Service BI for Super Users
Kevin McGinley,
Red Pill Analytics

Thursday, October 16, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
All About the Function Result Cache
Steven Feuerstein, Oracle Corporation

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
Drillbridge: The Easy (and Free) Way to Implement Hyperion Drill-Through
Jason Jones, Saxifrage Systems 

Thursday, November 13, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
Turbocharge Your PL/SQL Code with Bulk Processing
Steven Feuerstein, Oracle Corporation



Tuesday, November 18, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
The Quick-Start Guide to ADF: The Why and the How
  Frédéric Desbiens, Oracle Corporation


Tuesday, December 9, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Applications Design: The Dashboard of the Company
Marcelo Burgos, Architects Express

Thursday, December 11, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
Ten (Other) Top Tips for Improving PL/SQL Performance
Steven Feuerstein, Oracle Corporation

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
By the Poolside: JDeveloper ADF Application Module Pooling Explained
Frédéric Desbiens
, Oracle Corporation

Low T

Is your performance dropping? Have you lost your spark of creativity?

You may be one of thousands of Oracle professionals who suffers from Low Technology Syndrome, or Low T.

Don’t suffer alone. Heavy doses of ODTUG.com, coupled with an intensive weeklong treatment at Kscope, will provide you with a light at the end of the tunnel. Find out how others have been cured at www.odtug.com/lowt.

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