OAUG Education Network

COLLABORATE 18: Call for Presentations Now Open – Step Up!


Step up to share what you know. The COLLABORATE 18 Call for Presentations is open. This is your chance to share your Oracle Applications experiences, tips, tricks and lessons learned with an eager audience of Oracle users live in Las Vegas next April.

COLLABORATE participants crave talks from the real world about issues and solutions. We know you’ve got these experiences in you – and presenting them at a conference is great for your professional development! First-timers and experienced speakers alike should apply, and we’ve streamlined the education tracks to make participating even easier. Selected presenters earn a complimentary pass to enjoy the full week of learning and networking. Learn more and apply

Oracle Discoverer Customer: Currently? Formerly? Undecided?

Extended Support for Oracle Business Intelligence Discoverer ended in June 2017. What is the status of your business analytics and reporting solution?

Take the poll below. Vote to submit your answer. Select Result to see what others have said. 

Poll: Discoverer Extended Support

No answer selected. Please try again.
Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 5 answer(s).
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Watch the video below for tips on replacing Oracle Discoverer 


“The big lesson we learned was selecting the right team. . . . In addition to senior directors, mix in people who are actually using the product: people who are creating reports, digesting reports, people who are in the thick of it.”
- Mike Whalen, Technical Business Analyst, City of Arvada, Colorado

Take five with other great tips from OAUG members.

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

Did you miss the OAUG Best of COLLABORATE eLearning Series? Find more than 20 sessions that are now available to OAUG members as recordings. And, if you aren't a member, you can have a taste of the series with a recorded webinar that is available to everyone: Learn How to Plan, Develop and Deliver Custom Oracle MAF Mobile App Solutions for Your Organization

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

Connect with the Oracle Applications Users Group at Oracle OpenWorld.

openWorld 2014On SIG Sunday, October 1, 2017, the OAUG will host over 40 face-to-face sessions presented by OAUG Geos and SIGs. The OAUG Geographic User Groups (Geo) and Special Interest Groups (SIG) are an essential piece in drawing together members of the Oracle Applications users community to share education, information and best practices. Don’t miss out on topics featuring the Cloud, E-Business Suite, EPM/Hyperion and much more!

The OAUG will also host two special sessions on Sunday. Al Garver, OAUG executive director, will present Increase Your Cloud Expertise by Joining a User’s Group, and Samantha Auguin, OAUG membership marketing specialist, will present OAUG Membership: Build Your Network, Energize Your Career, Activate your Success. Plan your Sunday schedule early, view the full list of OAUG Geo/SIG sessions.

Come say hello to the OAUG staff, and learn more about how the OAUG can help you activate your success. Plus, have your badge scanned for a chance to win a conference registration to COLLABORATE 18! Visit the OAUG table on Sunday near the Geo/SIG meeting rooms and in the Oracle Community Services area in the Moscone South exhibit hall the rest of the week. And, if you’re not an OAUG member yet, you can save up to $100 when you join the OAUG at OpenWorld. Find out more about the OAUG at Oracle OpenWorld

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.

OAUG Young Professionals: How do You Learn? 

oaugYPF LogoJoin the OAUG Young Professionals Forum on September 14, 2017, for the session, How Do You Learn? Does Your Organization Understand that Training has Changed?

Learn about learning with a new online meeting format, a knowledge bite! Join the 30-minute discussion to hear about the changes happening for training employees, provide your own questions based on your organization, and come away with next steps to communicate possible ideas to start an adaptable learning approach. Find out more about this session and register

New to the OAUG? 

Get the answers to your OAUG questions. Schedule a one-on-one webinar to learn how the OAUG can help you: 

  • 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. If your company is interested in hosting a session, please contact JC Sandel.