Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco 2016 will be held on September 18, 19, 20, 21, and 22 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The world’s largest enterprise technology conference will offer themes focused on artificial intelligence (AI), next-generation IaaS capabilities, big data, and more.
The annual Oracle convention held in September takes place in San Francisco, California; Sao Paulo, Brazil; and Shanghai, China. It’s aimed at business decision-makers, IT management, and line-of-business end users.
Attracting as many as 60,000 visitors and followed online by up to 7 million people, the program for Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco includes keynotes from Oracle executives and partners as well as sessions and workshops.
After the acquisition of Sun Microsystems by Oracle Corporation in 2010, the conference has been held concurrently with Oracle OpenWorld. The annual event, inaugurated in 1996 by Sun to discuss Java technologies, takes place in San Francisco at hotels on Mason Street, nearby the Moscone Center.
Registration and reception at Oracle OpenWorld 2016
Registration will open on Sunday, September 18 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., with a one-hour lunch break. Partakers just have to go to Golden Gate University, 536 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (three blocks from Moscone Center). The full-day of training costs $850 and includes light refreshments and a boxed lunch.
The full conference package includes the ticket to the Oracle Appreciation Event. Legendary recording artist Billy Joel will be performing live at the event held at AT&T Park on Wednesday, September 21.
After the opening day’s keynote, New York–based pop-rock outfit American Authors will perform in the Oracle Welcome Reception at the Oracle Cloud Plaza to kick off Oracle OpenWorld and fellow tech conference JavaOne. The reception also offers interactive experiences and sampling of local foods as well as refreshment.
What Oracle OpenWorld has to offer?
Participants can choose one full-day seminar from several expert-led sessions that run from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., with a one-hour lunch break. Each session includes a lecture, whiteboarding, and demos.
During the event, Oracle will introduce new machine learning and AI-driven solutions called adaptive intelligent applications. They combine web-scale data from Oracle’s data cloud, data science, and customer experience cloud apps.
He will be joined onstage by customers from GE Digital, Pella Corporation, and Profound Medical.
Meanwhile, Oracle EVP and hardware chief John Fowler to discuss the company’s work to build next-generation IaaS capabilities. Additionally, there will be more than 60 sessions themed around big data. Oracle EVP and longtime database chief Andrew Mendelsohn will address Cloud Platform for Big Data.
Other topics offered by Oracle involve small and medium businesses management, customer experience, enterprise resource planning, human capital management, information technology management, and supply chain management.
Source: Oracle OpenWorld 2016