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March/April 2012



Technology Events

Conferences and sessions to help you stay on the cutting edge



Cosponsored by Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), and Quest International Users Group, this conference offers keynotes, breakout sessions, interactive panel discussions, hands-on learning opportunities, product news, networking opportunities, an exhibitor showcase, and more, all related to Oracle technologies and applications. Get details and register at  

AAMGA Automation and Technology Conference

March 3-6, Atlanta, Georgia
Insurance industry leaders tackle social media, mobile apps, and regulatory issues at this American Association of Managing General Agents (AAMGA) event.  


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 Israel Oracle Users Group E-Business Suite Day
March 5, location to be announced

 UK and EMEA Primavera Conference
March 8, London, England

 St. Louis Java Users Group Meetings
March 8 and April 12, St. Louis, Missouri

 Twin Cities Java Users Group Meetings
March 12 and April 9, Eagan, Minnesota

 Sacramento Java Users Group Meetings
March 13 and April 10, Sacramento, California

 UKOUG Availability Infrastructure and Management SIG Meeting
March 14, London, England

 Chicago Java Users Group Meetings
March 20 and April 17, Chicago

 OUG Ireland Conference
March 21, Dublin, Ireland

 Atlanta Java Users Group DevNexus 2012
March 21-22, Atlanta, Georgia

 Java Posse Roundup
March 26-30, Crested Butte, Colorado

 Journée Utilisateurs
March 28, Paris, France

 Circulo de Usuarios Oracle de España (CUORE) Congress
March 28-29, Madrid, Spain

 Scandinavian Developer Conference
April 16-19, Göteborg, Sweden

 UKOUG Seminar Featuring Tom Kyte
April 18, London

 UKOUG Security Special Event
April 19, London

 OBUG Benelux Connect
April 24, Maastricht, Netherlands

Insurance Canada 2012 Technology Conference

March 5, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Canadian insurance industry workers explore how technology can enable insurance management applications, improve communications, and boost customer service.  


March 5-9, Houston, Texas
Global energy leaders will discuss the energy sector’s role in stabilizing and rebuilding the global economy at this Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA)-sponsored event. 

Red Rock Oracle Leadership Forum

March 8, Milsons Point, New South Wales, Australia

Designed for senior managers, this conference features more than 30 presentations and case studies covering Oracle applications, middleware, technology, and engineered systems.  

SXSW Interactive

March 9-13, Austin, Texas
This event has become the place to preview what’s unfolding in the world of technology. It features presentations on emerging technology and showcases new Websites, video games, and startup ideas.  

Human Capital Management Defense

March 12-15, Arlington, Virginia
Managers of human capital throughout the U.S. defense and intelligence communities learn about current and future strategic initiatives and explore new tools and best practices at this event.

OAUG Connection Point Dubai

March 14-15, Dubai, UAE
Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) and Middle East Oracle User Group (MEOUG) sponsor this conference for Oracle E-Business Suite users.

Cloud Computing China Congress

March 16, Beijing, China
This conference, for IT and business executives who evaluate and purchase on-demand infrastructure and software services, includes speakers from the cloud computing industry, panel discussions, and hands-on demonstrations.

HEUG Alliance 2012

March 18-21, Nashville, Tennessee
Sponsored by Higher Education User Group (HEUG), this is the world’s largest meeting of higher education, public sector, and federal users of Oracle Applications.

CPIC Conference 2012

March 20-21, Washington DC
This conference brings together government and industry professionals to examine federal capital planning and investment control (CPIC) trends, regulatory compliance, best practices, lessons learned, and tools for working with other agencies and oversight authorities.

AIIM Conference

March 20-22, San Francisco, California
Assembling more than 400 information management professionals, this conference sponsored by the Association for Information and Image Management (AIIM) hosts some 60 sessions covering three tracks: engagement, process, and control. A training day precedes the conference.

Forum on Clinical Trial Management Systems

March 22-23, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Clinical, business, and IT professionals congregate for in-depth discussions regarding clinical trial management systems (CTMS). Topics include CTMS selection, adoption, and training; cloud-based CTMS; integration with other datasources; and more.

EclipseCon 2012

March 26-29, Reston, Virginia
This gathering of the Eclipse open source community focuses on Eclipse tools and frameworks spanning the software development lifecycle. Modeling, language development environments for Java and other languages, testing and performance, business intelligence, and embedded development are on the agenda.  

Xplor Conference and Vendor Forum

March 27-29, Tampa Bay, Florida
With more than 60 educational sessions, networking events, and a vendor forum, this event addresses the future of document communications and delivery. Attendees can find and share solutions to document-related challenges. 

DoDIIS Worldwide Conference

April 1-4, Denver, Colorado
Hosted by the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Directorate for Information Management, the Department of Defense Intelligence Information Systems (DoDIIS) Worldwide Conference is a venue for the intelligence and information technology communities to partner and collaborate.

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Oracle OpenWorld Tokyo

April 4-6, Tokyo, Japan
Cloud, big data, and global business are the themes for this year’s annual conference, which will also cover Oracle’s engineered systems. Admission is free with preregistration. The event is held concurrently with JavaOne Tokyo. 

NAB Show

April 14-19, Las Vegas, Nevada
Sponsored by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), this gathering of 90,000 media and entertainment professionals from 150 countries includes more than 500 educational sessions. 

JAX 2012

April 16-20, Mainz, Germany
This German-language conference presents more than 100 speakers and more than 150 sessions, workshops, and keynotes related to Java in enterprise environments. 

Devoxx France

April 18-20, Paris, France
The largest independent conference of Java professionals in France includes 70 presentations—25 percent of which are in English— covering topics including the Java Virtual Machine, cloud, mobile, and project management. 

World Health Care Congress

April 16-18, Washington DC
This gathering of more than 1,600 global healthcare, pharmaceutical, and employer leaders includes keynote presentations, debates, case studies, networking opportunities, and forums on trends and issues facing the healthcare industry. 

LOMA Life Insurance Conference

April 23-25, Orlando, Florida
LOMA, an international association of more than 1,200 insurance and financial services companies, sponsors this event for the life insurance industry. Among the featured topics are global trends, social media, and regulatory updates.

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