ODTUG August 2019 Newsletter

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Director Cropped.png Jim Czuprynski Named Database Community Lead

The ODTUG Board of Directors is pleased to introduce Jim Czuprynski as the new Database Community Lead. With nearly four decades of experience in information technology, Jim brings an incredible foundation of knowledge and a passion for education to the role. The Database Community will benefit not only from the depth and breadth of the technical expertise Jim provides, but also from his ability to unite those around him.                                

Over the years, Jim has served in diverse roles at several Fortune 1000 companies. Since becoming an Oracle DBA in in 2001, he has become a sought-after speaker, presenting on Oracle Database technology features at conferences such as Oracle OpenWorld, IOUG Collaborate, ODTUG Kscope, Oracle Development Community tours, and Oracle User Groups all over the world.

Call for Nominations for the ODTUG Board of Directors Coming Soon

Nominations for the upcoming 2020 ODTUG Board of Directors will be opening soon. To be eligible to vote or run for office, your ODTUG membership must be paid and up-to-date no later than September 30, 2019. 
In This Issue:

New Database Community Lead
BOD Nominations Coming Soon
Looking Back at ODTUG Kscope19
ODTUG Kscope Updates
Oracle Corner
Community News
Upcoming Webinars

Looking Back at ODTUG Kscope19

ODTUG Kscope19 Lookback Videos
Click the links below to take a look back on the fun week we had at ODTUG Kscope19 in Seattle:
Full Conference Lookback Video
Kathleen McCasland Community Service Day

Session Recordings
ODTUG Kscope19 session recordings are now available to all ODTUG Kscope19 attendees! Re-watch your favorite sessions or catch up on some sessions that you might've missed. Recordings will be available to all paid ODTUG members on October 1, 2019. If you are not a paid member and, join now for only $99/year.  
Award Winners

Congratulations to the ODTUG Kscope19 award winners. Take a moment to browse all award winners.

Livestream Recordings
Don't forget to check out our livestream session recordings.  

Sherwin-Williams's On-Prem and Cloud Journey—The Expedition Continues
Building Great Applications with Great SQL
Modern Machine Learning with Oracle Analytics Cloud and Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud
Deep Dive Developing with APEX Like a Pro

Social Media Lounge Interviews
The ODTUG Kscope19 social media lounge interviews are now available for viewing on the ODTUG YouTube channel! Go check them out and share them on social media!


ODTUG Kscope20 Updates

ODTUG Kscope20 Early Bird Registration Now Available
Save money and register today for ODTUG Kscope20! Lock in the Early Bird rate and save $300. Register today!

Hotel Reservations
Reserve your room now to lock in the ODTUG Kscope20 special rate, which is available until May 26, 2020.

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ODTUG at Oracle OpenWorld 2019
Join ODTUG at Oracle OpenWorld September 16-19, 2019 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. Don't miss these presentations by ODTUG members representing the following communities: Analytics, APEX, Database, EPM, and Emerging Technologies.

Join Us at the All-Community Meetup at Oracle OpenWorld
We hope you'll join us on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Johnny Foley's for the annual Oracle OpenWorld Meetup featuring dueling pianos, networking, and cocktails! The Meetup starts at 7:00 p.m.

Save 25% on Oracle Learning Subscriptions and Oracle Certifications
Powered by Oracle University, the "User Group Champions Program" is offering a 25% discount on Oracle Learning Subscriptions and Oracle Certification Vouchers to user group members worldwide enabling you to learn and get certified in Oracle Technology advancements. Find more details here

Oracle Groundbreakers Live Interview at ODTUG Kscope19
ACE Cropped.png Oracle ACE and ODTUG Board Director Becky Wagner discusses Active Directory Integration and SSO for Oracle Analytics Cloud, offers insight on unifying OBIEE/OAC and Tableau, and shares tips for turbocharging your Data Engineering career with Oracle Groundbreakers's Bob Rhubart. View the interview.

ODTUG Community News

APEX square with padding-01.pngLearn Low-Code Development with Oracle APEX and Oracle Autonomous Database Meetup
Thursday, September 5, 2019, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. EDT

Analytics square with padding-01.pngEPM square with padding-01.pngAtlanta Hyperion User Group 
Thursday, September 26, 2019, 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT

APEX square with padding-01.pngOracle APEX on the Autonomous Database + Customizing Interactive Grids Meetup
Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. EDT

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APEX square with padding-01.pngDB square with padding-01.pngEPM square with padding-01.pngNortheast Joint Oracle User Group Meeting at Gillette Stadium
Thursday, November 14, 2019, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EST

The Northeast Oracle User Group Collaborative invites you to join them for a full day educational event on November 14, 2019 at Gillette Stadium! Click here for event information and to register. Interested in presenting? Submit your abstract by September 6, 2019 to be considered. 

Have you thought about starting a Meetup in your community but don’t know where to begin? ODTUG is here to help! If you would like to start a Meetup group in your city, ODTUG will reimburse you for the cost of an annual Meetup organizer fee. This is your opportunity to network with your fellow ODTUGers year-round and introduce other Oracle techies who live near you to ODTUG. We hope you take advantage of this opportunity to have ODTUG help you create a strong local network of peers.

For more information on how to #GetInvolved, click here. If you have any questions, please email haleigh@odtug.com
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Upcoming Webinars

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Thursday, September 5, 2019, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EDT
Powerful: Practical Machine Learning in The Hands of The DBA
Director Cropped.png Craig Shallahamer, OraPub

Emerging square with padding-01.pngEPM square with padding-01.pngTuesday, September 10, 2019, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EDT
Understanding What Blockchain Is and Its Benefits
John Riley, CNC Blockchain Advisory

Analytics square with padding-01.pngWednesday, September 11, 2019, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. EDT
From our ODTUG Kscope19 Partners at Vertical Edge - Essbase Cloud: Seed Cubes in the Cloud
Catherine Summers, Vertical Edge Consulting Group

EPM square with padding-01.pngThursday, September 12, 2019, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EDT
Third-Party Cloud Connectors for FDMEE and Cloud Data Management
ACE Cropped.png Francisco Amores Torres, Inlumi

EPM square with padding-01.pngTuesday, September 17, 2019, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EDT
Saying Goodbye to EPMA
Abhi Nerurkar, EPMware

Check out the full list of upcoming ODTUG webinars.


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