Terms and Conditions

Per Oracle rules and regulations, every attendee must register for the conference him/herself using his/her own Oracle.com single sign-on (SSO) login. If an attendee does not have an Oracle.com account already created, he/she must create one.

Attendees must use their own badge while onsite at the event. Badges are nontransferable and may not be shared onsite. Any person found to be in violation of this policy will have their badge confiscated by event personnel and will be asked to leave the conference.

Students are welcome at JavaOne 2017. They must be 18 years or older to attend any program or activity at the conference. If you are a student and interested in attending, details will be posted on the conference website soon.

Anyone under the age of 21 will not be able to attend the Oracle Appreciation Event, even if accompanied by an adult.

Government Rate Eligibility

The government rate is open to bona fide employees of a national/federal, state, provincial, or local government entity, including public higher education institutions. US and Canadian attendees registering under the government rate will be required to show their employer-issued government ID or other proof of government employment during check-in at Moscone Center, the Hilton San Francisco, or the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. Attendees outside the US and Canada registering under the government rate will be required to fax or email proof of government employee status (copy of government photo ID or a letter on official government letterhead stating that they are an employee of that organization) to the Oracle OpenWorld or JavaOne registration team in order to receive the discounted rate. Oracle may, at its sole discretion, charge the standard Oracle OpenWorld or JavaOne conference rate to anyone not satisfying these requirements. Government discounts, with or without the Oracle Appreciation Event tickets, are available to those who qualify.


Substitutions must be requested by sending an email to the Oracle OpenWorld 2017 registration team at JavaOneReg@gpj.com with the names of both the original and substitute registrants.

Substitutions are not allowed for Oracle Leaders Circle or Executive Central @ OpenWorld, as these are invitation-only programs.

All requests for substitutions must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. PT on September 30, 2017. Onsite substitutions will incur a US$100 processing fee.


All cancellations must be received via an email sent to the JavaOne 2017 registration team at JavaOneReg@gpj.com. Cancellation of travel and hotel reservations is the exclusive responsibility of the registrant.

Note: Refund policy does not apply to the Oracle Leaders Circle or Executive Central @ OpenWorld packages as these are invitation-only programs with no registration fee.

If you need to cancel your Oracle Leaders Circle registration, please contact the registration team at LeadersCircleReg@gpj.com.

If you need to cancel your Executive Central @ OpenWorld, Oracle OpenWorld, or JavaOne registration, please contact the registration team at OpenWorldReg@gpj.com.

Note: Refund policy does not apply to packages where no registration fee has been paid. Refunds will not be given to attendees who do not pick up their badge credentials onsite.

  • Full refund: Cancellations must be received by August 18, 2017, 5:00 p.m. PT.
  • 50% refund: Cancellations must be received between August 19 and September 8, 2017, 5:00 p.m. PT.
  • No refunds will be given for cancellations received after September 8, 2017, 5:00 p.m. PT.
  • No refunds are allowed for any group passes purchased.
  • Any requests for refunds following the actual event must be submitted by email no later than December 31, 2017, 5:00 p.m. PT.

Oracle reserves the right to refuse registration or admission to anyone for any reason. If Oracle cancels your registration, Oracle will provide a full refund.

ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Information

Need special assistance onsite? Review the information below for your areas of interest. If you have any questions, please contact the JavaOne 2017 Registration help desk (contact information below).

Please note: The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990. The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and all public and private places that are open to the general public. The purpose of the law is to make sure that people with disabilities have the same rights and opportunities as everyone else. In order to arrange these services, your information will be provided to third parties.

Onsite Special Meal Requests

Oracle makes an effort to provide meals that accommodate attendees with a variety of dietary requirements (vegetarian, vegan, gluten/diary free). We will make an effort to accommodate additional special requests, although we can't guarantee the ability to fulfill every request. Special meals are available on a first-come, first-served basis and quantities are limited, so your meal choice may not be available at some lunch locations. When you arrive at the lunch area, make your request known to a server and they will review with you the available meal options.

Onsite Reprints for Lost Badges

If you lose your badge onsite, it can be reprinted for a processing fee of US$75. Just go to the Changes and Cashier counter at Moscone Center and provide a valid photo ID.

Registration Deadlines

The cutoff for all registration deadlines is 11:59 p.m. PT.

Onsite Security

As a security measure, Oracle will be randomly checking bags onsite at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne.

Onsite Proof of Attendance

Proof of Attendance letters will be provided upon request. While onsite, please contact the Oracle Information desk at Moscone Center for details. Post event, please contact the JavaOne 2017 Registration help desk at JavaOneReg@gpj.com.

Please note that JavaOne sessions are not certified for CE or CPE credits.

Wire Transfer Fees and International Taxes

Wire transfer fees are the responsibility of the attendee and should not be deducted from the registration fees.

JavaOne registration packages are not subject to US city, state, or federal taxes. If an attendee’s country of residence has additional taxes, those are the sole responsibility of the attendee and cannot be deducted from the registration fees.


If you have any further questions, please contact the JavaOne registration and housing help desk Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. PT at 1.866.382.7151 (US and Canada), +1.650.416.8745 (International), or email at JavaOneReg@gpj.com.

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