Connect 2019

Perth

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

(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

Director

TH Technology, 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

8:00 - 8:30

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

  • Richards 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 - 5:45

Accenture Enkitec Group Networking Hour

King Edward Ballroom

5:45 - 6:30

Networking Drinks

Caroline Room
  • { { 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.
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.

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