Thank you for your proposals. We look forward to reviewing the outstanding content that has been submitted for our 2016 events.
Due to the overwhelming number of submissions, no late proposals will be accepted.
We plan to notify all submitters of the proposal status in early July. Please be sure to check your email for notifications from the Oracle Content Team.
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By submitting a session for consideration, you authorize Oracle to promote, publish, display, and disseminate the content submitted to Oracle, including your name and likeness, for use associated with the Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne San Francisco 2016 conferences.
|Call for Proposals—Open||Monday, April 11|
|Call for Proposals—Closed||Now Closed|
|Notifications for accepted and declined submissions sent||Early July|
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Title*: Maximum character limit is 80 characters, including spaces (approximately 12 to 17 words)
Abstract*: Maximum character limit is 750 characters, including spaces
Tracks *: Select from the list of Tracks. Three selections maximum.
Session Type *: Describes the format in which the topic will be delivered
Submitting on behalf of a user group?: If you are a current member of a user group and are submitting your session as a member, please answer yes to this question. Please keep in mind, each submission may only be associated with one user group and the content should be relevant to what that group supports.
Each submission must have at least one speaker assigned in order to be considered.
Review Your Session Information
In this section, you will be asked to review all submitted information for accuracy. If you notice any incorrect or missing information, you may go back and edit. If everything looks correct, click the finish button to complete your submission. This will bring you to the confirmation page with options for next steps.
All speakers for the Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco 2016 Conference will receive complimentary registration for the event at which they are speaking. All speakers must register themselves. Instructions on how to complete speaker registration will be provided to accepted speakers.
Complimentary Speaker Passes
All speakers will be responsible for covering their own lodging expense. Housing information will be available during the registration process.
All speakers are responsible for their own travel expenses.
All papers will be reviewed by the Conference Review Committee. The Conference Review Committee will seek out prospective presenters to submit high-quality abstracts that clearly outline the content of the session.
Oracle is interested in original proposals showcasing Oracle's products, services, and solutions in original, innovative, and informative ways. Proposals should have a clear focus and tell the audience what they will learn from the session. The committee is looking for proposals from all types of companies and organizations that showcase new ideas and demonstrate a cutting-edge approach. Proposals that excite attendees and provoke discussion are always a plus.
Below are examples of some of the broad areas of interest our Conference Review Committee may be seeking:
The following information provides additional general guidelines. Providing such information does not guarantee that a submission will be accepted by the conference review committee.
On behalf of myself and my company/organization, which is designated below ("Organization"), and in consideration of my participation in either Oracle OpenWorld 2016 and/or JavaOne 2016, scheduled to take place September 18–22, 2016 in San Francisco (the "Event"), I grant Oracle (and its designated contractors), and its subsidiaries and affiliates under common control ("Oracle") the following permissions in connection with the Event:
I understand that neither my Organization nor I will receive any compensation for granting these permissions. Oracle is not granted any other permissions or rights with respect to my Likeness, my Presentation, the Recordings, or the Presentation Materials.
I represent and warrant that I have the right to the Presentation and Presentation Materials except any Presentation Materials listed herein, that the publication of this Presentation and Presentation Materials will not infringe on the patent, trademark, copyright rights of others, nor is it slanderous, libelous, or an invasion of any person’s right of privacy or publicity. I further represent and warrant that I have full power to grant this license to Oracle.