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Accelerate R&D with Technology

Your life sciences organization is focused on discovering and developing innovative new treatments, therapies, and devices. You want to accelerate the R&D lifecycle to get them to market faster. Come to Industry Central @ OpenWorld—Life Sciences to hear about world-class technology solutions that address these challenges.

Highlights

At Life Sciences—Industry Central @ OpenWorld you will:

  • Learn how to enable critical collaboration and partnership in new ways with secure, scalable cloud-based environments
  • Discover how to better manage all the data coming into your organization and translate it into innovation that drives revenue
  • Gain insight into how you can improve efficiency and profitability with business analytics, costing, and performance management solutions

Agenda

This year's Oracle OpenWorld conference will be packed with illuminating keynotes, inspiring educational sessions, and nearly countless opportunities for networking. Below are some highlights to help you plan your conference—check back regularly for updates.


Monday, September 29

7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Registration Open

8:00 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Oracle OpenWorld Keynotes—Moscone North, Hall D

10:15 a.m.–11:45 a.m.

Industry General Session

11:15 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Exhibition Halls Open

12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Sessions

Tuesday, September 30

7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Registration Open

8:00 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Oracle OpenWorld Keynotes

Moscone North, Hall D

10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Exhibition Halls Open

10:15 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Session

1:30 p.m.–3:15 p.m.

Oracle OpenWorld Keynotes

Moscone North, Hall D


Wednesday, October 1

7:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m.

Registration

8:00 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Oracle OpenWorld Keynotes

Moscone North, Hall D

9:45 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Exhibition Halls Open

10:15 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Session

7:30 p.m.–12:00 a.m.

Appreciation Event

Treasure Island

Speakers

Hear from the industry's top thought leaders, Oracle experts, and Oracle customers about how they are transforming businesses and organizations today. This year, Oracle OpenWorld will feature more customer speakers than ever before, each sharing their unique success story. The conference will also feature the Oracle and community experts you know and love to hear from, discussing best practices that help you get the most out of your Oracle investment now and in the future.

Featured Speakers

  • Vaughan Hennum, Smiths PLC
  • Bharti Tiwary, Capgemini
  • Michael Wahl, Terillium Inc.
  • Steve Rosenberg, Senior Vice President & General Manager - Health Sciences Global Business Unit (HSGBU), Oracle
  • Jim Streeter, Senior Director, Life Sciences Product Strategy, Oracle

Sessions

This year's Oracle OpenWorld will feature more than 2,000 sessions focused on Oracle product roadmaps and strategies, and customer best practices. Learn how Oracle and your peers are helping world-class companies maximize changes of discovering and bringing to market products that will generate profits quickly with Oracle Life Sciences.

View All Life Sciences sessions

Featured Sessions:

Embracing Risk in Clinical Trial Monitoring

Jim Streeter, Senior Director, Life Sciences Product Strategy, Oracle

General Session: From Pipeline to Patient—Navigating in a New Era of Life Sciences R&D

Steve Rosenberg, Senior Vice President & General Manager - Health Sciences Global Business Unit (HSGBU), Oracle

How to Deliver a Successful Oracle E-Business Suite Upgrade

Bharti Tiwary, Capgemini

Vaughan Hennum, Smiths PLC

Serialization with Oracle Pedigree and Serialization Manager Supports Drug Quality Security Act

Michael Wahl, Terillium Inc.

Supporting the Management of Patient Data with Oracle Life Sciences Data Hub

Mike Grossman, Perficient

Exhibits

Conference attendees flock to the Oracle OpenWorld Exhibition Halls every year to connect with the hundreds of partner experts who can help them get the most from their technology and make an impact on their business. Sponsors and exhibitors take advantage of this opportunity to meet with thousands of prospects and customers—all in one place. Find each other quickly in this year's Exhibition Halls, organized by technology and industry focus to ensure that all participants make the most of their Oracle OpenWorld experience.

View Industry Central @ OpenWorld Demographics (PDF)

Oracle OpenWorld Showcases

Network

Oracle OpenWorld provides nearly limitless opportunities to meet up with your peers, colleagues, and friends in a relaxed environment. You'll have ample time to grab a coffee or cocktail during our dedicated networking events—catch up with old friends and have the opportunity to make new ones. A big part of what makes the conference so valuable is the time you spend networking, so don't hesitate to fill your waking hours…you can sleep when you get home.


Oracle OpenWorld Welcome Reception

Sunday, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The conference kicks off in high gear at this year’s Oracle OpenWorld Welcome Reception at Oracle Plaza @ Howard Street and the adjacent Yerba Buena Gardens.


Oracle Appreciation Event

Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

We invite you to extend your networking into the night—while enjoying great music, food, and drink—at this renowned annual event held on Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay.


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