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COLLABORATE 17: There's Nothing Like Being There 

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COLLABORATE 17: Technology & Applications Forum for the Oracle Community
April 2-6, 2017
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
Las Vegas, NV USA

A week of training and networking at COLLABORATE represents an unparalleled training value. Take advantage of current offers and discounts to maximize your return. COLLABORATE is packed with educational value – here are some of the exciting highlights of this year’s program. Register today!

Power Hours

These interactive COLLABORATE sessions, included with your conference registration, feature expert moderators and real-world problem-solving in teams. Refer to the agenda builder for details:

Exploration Series

Also included in your conference registration, the following Exploration Series are the result of multiple presenters collaborating to broadly cover a topic over the course of a single day. You can follow the entire series or just participate in specific sessions. This year’s series focus on improving business processes through either employing the extended functionality of R12 or coexisting with the Cloud.

  • Procure to Pay (P2P): Sessions cover iSupplier, Sourcing, and Services Procurement modules, Shared Services Invoicing and Payments, ACH, Optimizing Payments and Cash Reconciliation.
  • Order to Cash (O2C): Sessions cover Automated Lockbox, Advanced Collections, Funds Capture, Channel Revenue Management and CPQ Cloud.
  • Record to Report (R2R): Sessions cover Reconciliation, Intercompany, XML Reporting and Hyperion Tax Provision.

International Program

This year’s International Program, included with your COLLABORATE registration, features six sessions on April 3 and 4, addressing concerns specific to Europe, Latin America, Brazil and India plus an Oracle leader speaking on the topic of globalization.

OAUG Training Day Workshops 

Optimize your COLLABORATE experience by adding an optional OAUG Training Day Workshop on Sunday, April 2, and go in-depth with leading instructors. Add your selection when you register for the conference, or log in to your existing registration to purchase:

Half-Day Sessions - 9 a.m.-Noon - $195

  • Getting Started With Oracle’s BI Cloud Service (BICS)
  • EBS Upgrade StreetSmarts®, A Guide to Executing Oracle EBS R12.2.x Upgrades

Half-Day Session - 1 p.m.-4 p.m. - Free*

  • The Secret to Mastering Subledger Reporting in E-Business Suite

Full-Day Sessions - 9 a.m.-4 p.m. - $395

  • E-Business Suite Release 12.2.6 Upgrade Workshop
  • Apps DBA 101: A Day in the Life of an EBS 12.2 DBA
  • Security Best Practices for Oracle E-Business Suite
  • Oracle Master Data Management (MDM) Boot Camp

Primavera Workshops
Participate in extended half-day or two-hour workshops created for Primavera users.
Sunday, April 2:

  • Unifier Standards and Libraries - 8 a.m. - Noon - $35
  • Unifier Dashboards Using Data Cubes - 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. - $35

Thursday, April 6:

  • Unifier Design Bundles - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. - $35

OAUG eLearningelearning

OAUG eLearning provides free, live and recorded educational webinars for OAUG members. Users of Oracle Applications can attend upcoming webinars or access hundreds of recorded sessions any time through the OAUG eLearning Archive.

Want to suggest an eLearning topic or submit an idea to present? 
Visit our Webinar Suggestion Box to share your ideas. 

Make the Most of Your OAUG Membership

OAUG members who register together for COLLABORATE 17 can save big on their registration. Use the handy checklist below to make sure you’re maximizing your OAUG member discount when you register for COLLABORATE:

  • Make sure your OAUG membership is current. Not a member yet? Join today.
  • Find three co-workers to go with you and save an additional $255 per person. Contact to get your group discount code. 
  • Reserve rooms in one of the official conference hotels. Prices increase after February 28, 2017. 
  • Register by March 29, 2017, to receive advanced registration rates.

Follow these steps, and you will get a rate of $1,795 per person, compared with the nonmember, onsite rate of $2,805. And, government employees can save money on their registration with a special rate as low as $1300. Get all the details and register online at

Geo/SIG Webinars and Events

geo sig logoGeos and SIGs provide free user education and encourage product enhancements through the OAUG and Oracle Corporation. Register for the upcoming events: 

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  • Enhance your knowledge.
  • Connect with others in the Oracle Applications community.
  • Share your thoughts with Oracle.
  • Stay up to date.

Register today for a one-on-one meeting that fits into your schedule.

Vendor Awareness Sessions

OAUG Vendor Awareness Sessions are free educational opportunities provided by Associate Members of the OAUG. The OAUG is accepting applications from the Associate member community for Vendor Awareness Sessions in 2017. If your company is interested in hosting a session, please contact JC Sandel.