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UKOUG Southern Technology Summit Agenda

UKOUG Southern Technology Summit

Tuesday 2 July


08:30 - 09:10

Registration, Coffee, Exhibition & Networking

Start your day before sessions begin with a moment to get to know other attendees in the exhibition hall over coffee.

09:10 - 09:20

UKOUG Welcome & Introduction

09:20 - 10:05


10:15 - 11:00

Keeping Performance Under Control When Consolidating Your Databases

Speaker: Michael Hallas & Mark Ashdown, Oracle

API Design - What Makes A Good API

Speaker: Phil Wilkins, Capgemini

Forms to APEX: Refining the Approach

Speaker: Matt Mulvaney, Explorer

The Oracle Analytics Strategy & Roadmap

Speaker: Duncan Fitter, Oracle

11:00 - 11:35

Coffee, Networking & Exhibition

11:35 - 12:20

APEX Beginners Session

Speaker: Adrian Trotman and Jamie Hepburn, Goldclipper


Moving to the Cloud: a Developer's Perspective

Speaker: Craig Sykes, Explorer

Machine Learning - The Basics

Speaker: Luke Davies, Pythian


12:30 - 13:15
13:15 - 14:15

Lunch, Networking & Exhibition

Explore the exhibition hall, discuss what you've learnt so far and enjoy a lunchtime buffet.

14:15 - 15:00

Everything a DBA Needs to Know About External Tables

Speaker: Roger MacNicol, Oracle

Solutions to Common APEX Challenges

Speaker: Matt Mulvaney, Explorer

How we Developed Holly the Chatbot at Hermes Parcelnet to Deal with our Customers

Speaker: Grant Ronald, Oracle & David Callaghan, Hermes

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee, Networking & Exhibition

A final break before the last few sessions of the day.

15:30 - 16:15

Hands-Free AutoUpgrade to Oracle 19c

Speaker: Mike Dietrich, Oracle


SSO with ADFS for APEX Using Weblogic and ORDS: How I did it and Where I Tripped

Speaker: Martien van den Akker, Darwin-IT Professionals

From Targeted Marketing to Fraud Detection - How Graph Databases can Complement Relational Technology

Speaker: Hans Viehmann, Oracle

Real-World Experiences of Cloud Migrations

Speaker: Mark Ashdown & Michael Hallas, Oracle

Oracle Hands-on Lab

Drive your Business Faster and Towards Data Driven Decisions with Oracle Autonomous Services

Contact Charlotte to book your place. You must bring your own laptop and be able to download additional software.

16:25 - 17:10

18-ish Things Developers Need to Know About Oracle Databases

Speaker: Chris Saxon, Oracle

Fraud Analytics Using OAC, ADW and Open Source

Speaker: Abi Giles-Haigh, Vertice


Oracle Exadata Cloud Technical Deep Dive

Speaker: Bob Thome, Oracle

17:10 - 18:00


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