Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Why Attend Oracle BIWA Summit Jan 27-29, 2015 at Redwood City, CA?

Six Great Reasons for
Oracle Big Data, Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics, Spatial and Data Warehousing Professionals to
Attend the Oracle BIWA Summit Jan 27-29, 2015 at Oracle HQ
This year, BIWA Summit is joining forces with Oracle Spatial Summit 2015 and the Northern California Oracle Users Group (NoCOUG)

Learn                             Come learn what others in your industry are doing.  Hear presentations from customers like you who have implemented Oracle technologies and learn from their success and the challenges they faced. 
·         5 Featured Talks by Industry Leaders
·         8 two hour Hands on Labs taught by product experts
·         56 Technical Sessions delivered by experienced Customers, skilled Partners and Oracle Development experts
Access                          Enjoy unmatched access to Oracle Development Senior Management, technical professionals and leaders from every facet of Oracle Big Data, Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics, Spatial and Data Warehousing.  Come hear from
·         Doug Cutting, Chief Architect, Cloudera and founder of numerous successful open source projects
·         Matthew Bradley, Oracle SVP, Product Development, EPM Applications
·         Ken Inman,  Vice President of Analytics, Neustar
·         Andy Mendelsohn, Oracle Executive Vice President, Database Server Technologies
·         Neil Mendelson, Oracle Vice President, Product Management, Big Data and Advanced Analytics
·         …and Many More!
Experts                       Benefit from the expertise of some of the world’s leading authorities in Oracle Big Data, Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics, Spatial and Data Warehousing technologies.
·         Tom Kyte, Oracle Architect and author of the extremely popular “Ask Tom” resource
·         Steve Feuerstein, Oracle Architect and author of Oracle PL/SQL Programming and other books
·         Mark Rittman, President, Rittman Mead & Jon Mead, EMEA Managing Director
·         …and Many More!
Networking         Expand your peer network and meet people you can turn to for technical guidance, ideas and strategic insights for years to come.
Value                 Managed by the BIWA SIG of IOUG, the BIWA Summit is run as a non-profit by customers and other users like you who want to learn technical skills and tips rather than hear marketing and sales pitches.  Draw from a 5-track BIWA Summit’15 Agenda with nearly 70 total sessions including 2-hour Hands on Labs with Oracle software running on the Cloud and discussions with Oracle experts—to gain more value than any other industry event.
Best Practices  Discover innovations and learn best practices from novel and interesting Oracle “BIWA” technology use cases and solutions that can make an impact on your programs today.

BIWA Summit’15
This year the summit will join forces with Oracle Spatial Summit 2015 and the Northern California Oracle Users Group (NoCOUG), one of the oldest Oracle user groups in the world, bringing everyone together under one roof.  Sponsored by the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, and Advanced Analytics (BIWA) special interest group (SIG) and the IOUG Spatial SIG, the event includes featured sessions hosted by industry leaders, case studies, education sessions, hands-on labs, and networking events. 

"The summit offers an unparalleled chance for like-minded users, developers, and product experts to really focus on current trends, share novel and interesting use cases, and come away with a stronger professional network as well as valuable, hands-on skills"
- Andy Mendelsohn, Oracle’s Executive Vice President of Database Server Technologies. 

Transform Big Data to Actionable Insights!  Learn more and register at Oracle BIWA Summit 2015.

       Oracle Spatial Summit 2015             

Friday, December 12, 2014

BIWA Summit 2015 --Registration is open!

Registration is open, and we have a ton of great sessions for the 2015 summit, the event is taking place, Jan 27-29, 2015, we already have a great crowd coming out to the event!

See the Session list:

BIWA Summits have been organized and managed by the Oracle BI, DW and Analytics SIG user community of IOUG (Independent Oracle User Group) and attract the top Oracle BI, DW and Advanced Analytics and Big Data experts. The 2.5-day BIWA Summit'15 event involves Keynotes by Industry experts, Educational sessions, Hands-on Labs and networking events. We have a great line up so far w/ Tom Kyte Senior Technical Architect in Oracles Server Technology, Doug Cutting (Chief Architect, Cloudera), Oracle BI Senior Management, Neil Mendelson, VP of Product Management Big Data and Advanced Analytics, Matt Bradley, SVP, Oracle Product Development, EPM Applications, other features speakers, and many customers/tech experts

 (see web site search % Sessions).

Our BIWA Summit offers a broad, multi-track user driven conference that has built up a growing reputation over the years. We emphasize technical content and networking with like minded customers, users, developers, product managers (Database, Big Data Appliance, Oracle Advanced Analytics, Spatial, OBIEE, Endeca, Big Data Discovery, In-Memory, SQL Patterns, etc.), etc. who all share an interest in “novel and interesting use cases” of Oracle BI, DW, Advanced Analytics and Spatial technologies, applications and solutions. We’re off to a great start this year with a great agenda and hope to pack the HQ CC this Jan 27-29, 2015 with 300+ attendees.