Oracle OpenWorld is an enormous annual event being hosted this year in San Francisco on Sunday September 22nd through Thursday 26th. It’s being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA and the hotels are already filling up!
There’s no other conference like this and, for Oracle customers, this is a great opportunity to learn how to get the most out of current and future Oracle products and technologies. There are experts attending from around the world and include customers, partners as well as Oracle themselves.
This year, there will be more than 2,500 sessions where you have the opportunity to tailor your schedule to attend the sessions that will give you the most value. At Ten Six, our interest in the Primavera product suite which will be well represented with topics covering product roadmaps, customer success stories, how to’s and technical sessions.
In addition to the sessions, there will be hundreds of Oracle partners exhibiting offering Oracle technology demos and hands-on opportunities for attendees. If course, Oracle has a huge presence with literally hundreds of employees available to discuss issues and opportunities that interest you.
This years keynote speakers are the two top executives from Oracle,
- Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle
- Mark Hurd, President of Oracle
What better to understand the strategy of Oracle and where they are heading than to hear it straight from the senior executives running the company.
Exhibition Hall Hours
The Oracle OpenWorld exhibition halls hours are listed below:
- Monday, September 23
- 9:45 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
- 9:45 a.m.–10:45 a.m. (Dedicated Hours)
- Tuesday, September 24
- 9:45 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
- 2:15 p.m.–2:45 p.m. (Dedicated Hours)
- Wednesday, September 25
- 9:45 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
- 2:15 p.m.–3:30 p.m. (Dedicated Hours)
Sessions And Tracks
The session and track can be looked at in three different ways. There are the Products and Services Tracks, Tracks by Industries and Solutions Tracks. Here’s a high level list of the Oracle OpenWorld sessions and tracks covering by these three categories:
Products and Services Tracks
- Oracle Enterprise Manager
- Developer Tools
- Servers and Storage
- Operating Systems
- Engineered Systems
- High Technology
- Public Sector
- Education and Research
- Life Sciences
- Engineering and Construction
- Consumer Goods
- Professional Services
- Financial Services
- Energy and Resources
- Discrete Manufacturing
- Travel and Transportation
- Oracle Cloud
- Private Cloud
- Business Analytics and Big Data
- Enterprise Management
- Oracle Optimized Solutions
- Social and Mobile Computing
- Customer Experience/Customer Relationship Management
- Human Capital Management
- Enterprise Content Management
- Enterprise Performance Management
- Governance, Risk, and Compliance
- Master Data Management
- Project Portfolio Management
- Supply Chain Management
- Oracle Accelerate for Midsize Companies
- Applications Strategy
- Applications Tools and Technology
- Applications Upgrade, Implementation, and Integration
Primavera P6 R9.0
Of course, what we’re all interested are the sessions related to the Primavera P6 suite of tools of which there are many. We can expect to learn about upcoming releases to Primavera P6 including an announcement on version 9.0! In the meantime, here’s what we expect to see in the next release…Primavera P6 R9.0.
This years Entertainment includes Maroon 5 and The Black Keys. In addition, there’s a great opportunity to take a complementary shuttle across the San Francisco Bay Bridge, where internationally acclaimed artist Leo Villareal has created the world’s largest LED light sculpture.
When: Wednesday, September 25, 7:30 p.m.–1:00 a.m.
Where: Treasure Island, San Francisco (complimentary shuttle service provided).
You can learn more about this event as well as sign up to attend by clicking here.
We look forward to seeing you all there!