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Monday at COLLABORATE 18

Swing into COLLABORATE Action on Day 2.

Ready to roll into a Monday full of collaborative learning and networking? Here’s what you need to know to prepare for the second day of COLLABORATE 18: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community in Las Vegas.

Monday, April 23, at COLLABORATE


Mandalay Bay Foyer, Level 2, South Convention Center
Monday | 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Breeze through the line and bring a printed copy of your “FastTrack” email (subject line: COLLABORATE 18: Important Registration Check-In Details).

Meals and Breaks

Morning Coffee
Mandalay Bay Foyer, Level 2
Monday | 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Bayside B, Level 1
Monday | Noon - 1 p.m.

Afternoon Break
Mandalay Bay Foyer, Level 2; Palm Foyer, Level 3; Conference Promenade, North Convention Center
Monday | 3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.


Dan Goods, Visual Strategist, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab
Mandalay Bay Ballroom F
Monday | 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Oracle Keynote
Steve Daheb, Senior Vice President, Oracle Cloud
Mandalay Bay Ballroom F
Monday | 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Networking Events

Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings

Gain insights from a global community and participate in OAUG Special Interest Groups (SIGs). Meetings are open to all. View all Monday SIG Meetings.

Women in Technology Lunch (Sold out, pre-registration required)

Mandalay Bay Ballroom AB
Monday | Noon - 1:15 p.m.

Hear the professional journeys from women in technology careers and make connections over this lunch and learn session.

Welcome Reception in the Exhibitor Showcase

Bayside C, Level 1
Monday | 5:15 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The happiest of happy hours! Meet with exhibitors who can optimize your Oracle environment and enjoy refreshments and fun on the show floor.

International Reception in the Exhibitor Showcase, Booth #1535

Bayside C, Level 1
Monday | 5:15 p.m. - 8 p.m.

International attendees registered through the OAUG, thank you for making the trek! Network with the OAUG Board of Directors and participants from the Asia Pacific, Canada, EMEA and Latin America regions.

Exhibitor Showcase

Make the most of your time in the Exhibitor Showcase. Review exhibitors in the Exhibitor Directory.

OAUG Membership Booth #1335

Your future’s bright when you rely on the OAUG to illuminate your path. Visit the OAUG booth and discover how our members shine. Find out how OAUG membership helps you find answers, network with users and experts and influence Oracle.

Stop by and pick up prizes and discounts for new members and sign up for a drawing to receive free COLLABORATE 19 registration!

LinkedIn Corner

Illuminate your personal brand and meet with LinkedIn profile consultants at the OAUG Membership Booth. Profile coaches will help you appear as the influencer you are – receive complimentary advice on your profile and a professional headshot to keep your image sharp.

This email is sponsored by OAUG Star Partner DXC Technology.

Get the Mobile App

As a reminder, printed program guides have been streamlined for COLLABORATE 18. Use the mobile app to create your on-site experience and complete your daily agenda and user profile to connect with others.

The app will also provide up-to-date details regarding session changes, so you can stay on pace! Plus, new for 2018, connect with a COLLABORATE crowd that shares your interests. Check out the “Recommendations” tab of the Attendee tab and swipe to make connections.

For iOS 10.0 and newer devices:

Get the App in the iTunes App Store

For Android 4.4 (“KitKat”) and newer devices:

Get the App in Google Play

COLLABORATE 18 App Training

South Seas G, Level 3
Monday | 8 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.


Mandalay Bay Foyer, Level 2
Monday | 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Facility Maps

Orient yourself with a map of the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Interactive maps are also available in the COLLABORATE App.


Complimentary wireless access is available in most spaces in the convention center. The network ID for the conference WiFi is “COLLABORATE” and no password is required.

Access Session Materials

Take back educational value to share with your team. Registered attendees may access session materials now via the COLLABORATE 18 app. When viewing agenda search results, a paperclip () indicates a session with materials. Within session listings, look for materials under “Collateral.” No password is required. These materials are available for 4 weeks.

CPE Credit

Gain CPE credits when you participate in sessions from the E-Business Suite Financials and ERP Cloud tracks and select Cloud EPM/Hyperion, On-Prem EPM/Hyperion and Professional Development sessions.

One credit will be granted per 50-minute onsite course hour. Validation forms are available for pick up at the COLLABORATE registration desk. Learn more.

Add a Workshop

Half-day, in-depth workshops are offered on Thursday, April 26. Prices range from free to $195. Learn more about workshops and presenters. Pre-registration is required; visit the Registration counter to add workshops to your conference experience!

Book Discounted Tickets for Cirque du Soleil

Enjoy discounted rates to see renowned Cirque du Soleil shows. Reserve tickets today for select performances and be amazed!


If you get snapped by our photographer and we post it on Facebook, tag and share away! Use the official hashtag, #C18LV, on your social media posts. Don’t forget to add @COLLAB_OAUG to your Twitter posts for a shout out.

Highlights and Helpful Info

Previews, Planning Tips and Advice

A collaborative event presented by:
Independent Oracle Users Group
Oracle Applications Users Group
Quest International Users Group

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