The Connect 2019 Perth Conference is packed with amazing domestic and international speakers delivering papers on a wide range of topics to ensure there is something for almost every Oracle profession – the Perth conference schedule and speaker list are given below.

We have a great mix of businesses coming along to show case their products and services and to talk to you about the challenges and opportunities you’re facing as an IT professional in the Oracle arena.

Tickets to the event are now available to buy on-line using the links further down this page.

  • Date

    16th October, 2019

  • Time

    8:00am – 6:30pm

  • Venue

    Mercure Hotel
    10 Irwin Street
    Perth
    WA 6000

    www.accorhotels.com

    (08) 9326 7000

The Trade Exhibition will be held in the Caroline Room from 8.00am to 4.00pm and all catering will take place in this area.

The Networking Drinks will be held at the end of the day from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.

Schedule

Time Orelia Room Georgiana Room Anglesea Room Irwin Room
8:00 - 8:30 Registration

Trade Exhibition Area

8:30 - 8:45 Connect 2019 Conference Series Welcome

Caroline Room

8.45 - 9:30 How To Analyse SQL Run Times By Plan Using ASH Data
Craig Shallahamer

President & Founder, Oracle Ace Director

OraPub, Inc.

USA

 Low Code AppDev with Oracle Autonomous Database 
David Peake

Oracle Application Express (APEX) Product Manager

Oracle

USA

Oracle E-Business Suite: Strategy and Update
Dr. Nadia Bendjedou

Vice President - Product Strategy Oracle E-Business Suite

Oracle

France

Get to know your program by instrumentation
Patrick Barel

Sr. Oracle Developer

Qualogy

Netherlands

9.45 - 10:30 Get Ready For Brain OverLoad with Oracle Database 12.2/18c/19c Features
Charles Kim

CEO at Viscosity North America

Viscosity North America

USA

Oracle Low Code Lowdown: APEX vs. Visual Builder, Which is Best For You?
Karen Cannell

Director

TH Technology, USA

USA

What is SLA and how can it work for you? Knowledge is everything when it comes to this topic
Gregg van der Westhuizen

Solution Engineer Manager

insightsoftware Excel4apps

Australia

Oracle Linux for Developers
Avi Miller

Senior Manager, Oracle Linux and VM Product Management at Oracle ,Australia

10:30 - 11:00 Morning Tea / Coffee - Trade Exhibition Area

Caroline Room

11:00 - 11:45 Journey to the future – Discovering Oracle Developer Cloud Services and more
Francisco Munoz Alvarez

CEO CloudDB

Australia

Every APEX developer should be a plugin developer
Jeffrey Kemp

Oracle Consultant

ASG Group

Australia

Learn how to unlock your EBS data for free running in days!
Gustavo Gonzalez

Chief Technology Officer

IT Convergence

Argentina

Oracle Partitioning 19c - It just got better!
Gavin Soorma

Oracle DBA

Australia

12:00 - 12:45 Oracle Database 18c and 19c New Indexing Related Features (Performance Tuning session)
Richard Foote

Director & Principal Consultant

Australia

APEX for Forms Developers
Scott Wesley

Systems Consultant

Sage Computing Services

Australia

Oracle's new Enterprise Command Centers (ECC)
Andy Haack

Managing Director

Enginatics

Switzerland

Analytics on Financials doesn't need to be so hard
Paul Vella

Accenture PrimeQ

Australia

12:45 - 1:30 PrimeQ Lunch - Trade Exhibition Area

Caroline Room

1:30 - 2:15 Lessons Learned and Battle Wounds on Migrating Mission Critical Databases to Oracle Cloud
Charles Kim / Francisco Alvarez

A Gentle Introduction to Polymorphic Table Functions
Patrick Barel

Sr. Oracle Developer

Qualogy

Netherlands

Don't throw away your Discoverer investment. Revitalize your visualizations with Oracle Analytics Cloud
Gustavo Gonzalez

Chief Technology Officer

IT Convergence

Argentina

SOAR to Oracle ERP & HCM Cloud from Oracle PeopleSoft, E-Business Suite – It’s the last upgrade you’ll ever do

Michael Abramow

Cloud Transformation Director

Oracle Consulting

Oracle Australia

2:30 - 3:15 The latest and greatest features
Connor McDonald

Developer Advocate

Oracle

Australia


Replacing NoSQL Caches with SQL for better performance
Douglas Hood

Consulting Member of Technical Staff & Product Manager

Oracle

Move & Improve your E-Business Suite to Oracle Cloud (OCI): Strategy and Updates
Dr Nadia Bendjedou

Vice President - Product Strategy Oracle E-Business Suite

Oracle

France

Meet & Greet the Oracle ACE & Experts 

3:15 - 3:45 Afternoon Tea - Trade Exhibition Area

Caroline Room

3:45 - 4:30 10 Things You Might Not Know But Really Should About Oracle Indexes
Richard Foote

Director & Principal Consultant

Australia

What & Why of Database In-Memory - Promises an incredible performance boost for analytic workloads
Raj Rathee

Product Management & Business Development

USA

A New Dawn of Enterprise Analytics
Ahmed Hafez

Practice Manager – Analytics (EPM / BI), DXC Red Rock

DXC Technology

Perth Australia

Low Code AppDev (Hands on Lab) in Person
David Peake

Oracle Application Express (APEX) Product Manager

Oracle

USA

4:45 - 5:30 Powerful: Practical Machine Learning In The Hands Of The Oracle Cloud DBA/Developer
Craig Shallahamer

President & Founder, Oracle Ace Director

OraPub Inc.

USA

Effective and Efficient Python with Oracle Database
Christopher Jones

Senior Principal Product Manager

Oracle

Australia

Speed up Your EBS: Simple and Effective Performance Tuning using Excel
Andy Haack

Managing Director

Enginatics

Switzerland

Low Code AppDev (Hands on Lab) in Person
David Peake

Oracle Application Express (APEX) Product Manager

Oracle

Australia

5:30 - 6:30 Accenture Enkitec Group Networking Hour


Database / Technology Development / FMW Cloud Applications & BI Emerging technologies & Meet & Greet with Experts
Oracle Ace Oracle Ace Director Oracle Ace Alumni Oracle Ace Oracle Groundbreaker Java Champion

Tickets

To attend this year’s Perth conference, you can purchase tickets online by selecting one of the following options

Please note, that when purchasing tickets, you must be logged in to your AUSOUG account to receive member pricing.

Early Bird has been extended to 15/9/2019.

Need a helping hand to register? Please contact conferencemanager@ausoug.org.au for all issues / enquiries.

Member

$249
  • 32 Speakers
  • 4 Streams Database / Technology Development / FMW Cloud Applications & BI Emerging Technologies
  • Industry Exhibitors
  • Lunch & Refreshments

Non-Member

$299
  • 32 Speakers
  • 4 Streams Database / Technology Development / FMW Cloud Applications & BI Emerging Technologies
  • Industry Exhibitors
  • Lunch & Refreshments

Speakers

This year we’ve been able to secure some of the worlds best speakers to deliver a conference like no other.

The confirmed speakers for the Perth conference are listed below.

To find out more about each speaker, read the their bio and see what papers they will be presenting, simply click on the desired speaker.

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Avi Miller

Andy Haack

Andy Haack

Gustavo Gonzalez

Gustavo Gonzalez

David Peake

David Peake

Craig-Shallahamer

Craig Shallahamer

Patrick Barel

Patrick Barel

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Douglas Hood

Raj Rathee

Raj Rathee

Charles Kim

Charles Kim

Connor Mcdonals

Connor McDonald

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Christopher Jones

Richard Foote

Richard Foote

Nadia Bendjedou

Nadia Bendjedou

Scott Wesley

Scott Wesley

Gavin Soorma

Gavin Soorma

Paul Vella

Paul Vella

Karen Cannell

Karen Cannell

Guy Harrison

Guy Harrison

Gregg van der Westhuizen

Gregg van der Westhuizen

Michael Abramow_Perth

Michael Abramow

Ahmed Hafez

Ahmed Hafez

Jeffrey Kemp

Jeffrey Kemp

                             

AUSOUG reserves the right to change speakers, events and/or session times, dates, prices and other details as deemed necessary.

Partners

We are proud to have the following sponsors for the Connect 2019 Perth Conference.

We encourage you to engage with our sponsors at the event and to visit their websites to find out more about their products and services.

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor for this event? Download the Partner Brochure here.

Event partnerships are available to purchase online here.

Exhibitors

Lunch

Networking Drinks

Lanyards

Speakers

Education

Getting There

  • Airport

    Perth Airport is approximately 20 minutes from the venue and can easily be accessed by car or taxi.

  • Train Station

    Perth Underground Station is approximately 10 minutes walk away and connects to the free bus service operated in Perth CBD.

  • Bus Station

    Perth operates and extensive buss network as well as a free CAT (Central Area Transport Service) bus services that travel a breeze.  There are several bus stops on Georges Terrace that are approximately 2 minutes walk away.

  • Parking

    Car parking at the venue is limited and is subject to availability. Parking is available to delegates associated with the event at a discounted valet service charge of $25.00 per car/day. A number of alternative public car parks are available close by to the venue.

  • Accommodation

    Staying at the venue is a great way to get the most out of your conference.

    Please contact AUSOUG Conference Manager for more details

    conferencemanager@ausoug.org.au

    0411 231 198