National Webinar Series 2020

The Australian Oracle User Group, AUSOUG, have a focus on bringing together our Oracle community and servicing their core technical, development and applications needs. A balanced program is aimed at all levels of skill and experience within a forum of User led independent knowledge sharing.

AUSOUG will be hosting a series of webinars to be held every Wednesday commencing on 12th February 2020 whereby each week will focus on a particular area.

We invite Oracle professionals to submit abstracts for the Webinar Series.


  • Architecture, Cloud Database & Technology
  • Apex, Development/Middleware, Integrations, Tools
  • Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications)
  • Emerging Technologies

Area of Interest

  • How API Management and cloud-based integration deliver smarter, scalable, easy-to-provision business apps & data.
  • Microservices & APIs Deliver App Agility, Speed – Microservices, APIs and containers are powering innovative apps for web, mobile, cloud-native and IoT.
  • Security for the New-Gen Digital Enterprise – APIs, Cloud, Hybrid Apps & IoT are stressing traditional security. Update your security at every step with more automation, control, and visibility.
  • Analytics, Smarter Data Pipelines from Integration – ROI on analytics, big data, data lake and streaming data architectures
  • Data Virtualization Get Data Where It’s Needed Easily provide real-time, unified and trusted views of business data – without complexity or even moving data.
  • Low Code Integration for App, Data New-gen integration is going low-code (event no code). Promote faster apps, richer data — not only for developers but even business users.
  • Next Gen Cloud Applications -Cloud framework which embeds emerging technology such as AI, Blockchain and IoT at its core.
  • Different options when migrating your applications to the Cloud ,Understanding cloud discounting options – Comparing instance pricing , On-demand cloud instance pricing ,Discounted cloud instance pricing etc .

We are constantly seeking presenters for the Webinar Series.
If you are interested in presenting a webinar, please submit your paper/abstract via this link.

National Webinar Series 2020 Partner, Insight Software – Sponsoring the Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications) Stream

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Week 1

Architecture, Cloud Database & Technology

Histograms (In Oracle Database 11g to Oracle Database 19c) Could Be Your Friend
4 March 12:00pm

Presenter: Anuj Mohan (US)

Bullet Proof Your Data Guard 12.2c/18c/19c On-Premise and to the Cloud
1 April 7:00pm

Presenter: Charles Kim (US)

One Less Thing For DBAs to Worry About: Automatic Indexing
6 May 12:00pm

Presenter: Jim Czuprynski (US)

Analytics and the journey to ADW
3 June 12:00pm

Presenter: Paul Vella (AUS)

Get Ready For Brain OverLoad with Oracle Database 18c/19c/20c Features
1 July 7:00pm

Presenter: Charles Kim (US)

Week 2

Apex, Development/Middleware, Integrations, Security & Tools

New to APEX - please take a seat?
11 March 7:00pm

Presenter: Lino Schildenfeld (NZ)

APEX: Validate your Validations: Both Sides Now
8 April 12:00pm

Presenter: Karen Cannell (US)

The Best Things In Life Are Free: Free Oracle Cloud Offerings
13 May 12:00pm
Presenter: Scott Spendolini (USA)

Dynamic actions - inside and out
13 May 7:00pm
Presenter: Lino Schildenfeld (NZ)

APEX Interactive Grids: Standardize for Productivity and Sanity
10 June 12:00pm

Presenter: Karen Cannell (US)

Week 3

Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications)

Assess Your Database Security Before Threats Present Themselves
18 March 7:00pm

Presenter: Chetan Vithlani (IND)

Maximising your EBS data in challenging times
15 April 12:00pm
Presenter: Gregg van der Westhuizen (AUS)

Should I move to Cloud SaaS Applications?
15 April 7:00pm
Presenter: Debra Lilley (UK)

The Business Case for Oracle Cloud
20 May 12:00pm

Presenter: Richard Atkins (AUS)

Week 4

Emerging Technologies and Cloud Migrations

Cloud Native Architecture (Design for Automation)
26 February 12:00pm

Presenter: Chandan Tanwani (India)

Next Generation Databases
25 March 12:00pm

Presenter: Guy Harrison (AUS)

Blockchain vs Database
22 April 12:00pm

Presenter: Guy Harrison (AUS)

Week 5

Build & Deploy container databases using Oracle Container services (Kubernetes)
29 April 12:00pm
Presenter: Suresh Gandhi (IND)

The Oracle Database 19c Optimizer -it just got bigger and better!
29 April 7:00pm
Presenter: Gavin Soorma (AUS)

This year we’ve been able to secure some of the worlds best speakers to present The Webinar Series 2020. 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.


Chief Technology Officer CTO

AMIS, Netherlands AMIS | Conclusion

Director, Cloud Applications Director Oracle Cloud Applications

Certus APAC

Cloud Expert | DevOps | Oracle Expert

Omnix International

Principal Architect

International Autonomous Database Group

CEO at Viscosity North America President

Viscosity North America