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Take the Fast Track to Supply Chain Innovation

Modern supply chain management solutions offer an unprecedented opportunity to transform your traditional supply chains into integrated value chains that deliver operational and innovation excellence across your demand, supply and product pillars. Attend SCM Central @ OpenWorld to move further along on your innovation journey.


Attend SCM Central @ OpenWorld to:

  • Use the cloud to deliver logistics solutions that seamlessly combine cross-functional processes with mobile and traditional tools to deliver cutting-edge information and analysis
  • Evolve fragmented engineering and design processes into integrated, information-driven product value chains
  • Dramatically reduce response time to demand and supply upsets with advanced and rapid supply chain planning
  • Mingle with your Oracle value chain product experts at the "Meet the SCM Experts" session
  • Network with your fellow Supply Chain colleagues at three Oracle and partner sponsored receptions throughout the week


This year's Oracle OpenWorld conference will be packed with illuminating keynotes, inspiring educational sessions, and nearly countless opportunities for networking. Check back regularly for updates.


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

Analytics Driven Manufacturing

Karen Theel, Senior Director MFG Product Strategy, Oracle

Manish Modi,, Vice President Manufacturing and PLM Development, Oracle

Extend Oracle eAM: How to Maximize Your Asset Maintenance Capabilities

Jennifer Allen , Senior Manager Asset Lifecycle Management, Oracle

Industry Advantage: JD Edwards Manufacturing and Distribution Showcase

Barbara Wolter, Product Strategy Director, Oracle

Introducing Oracle's Cloud Services for Transportation & Global Trade Management

Derek Gittoes, Vice President Value Chain Execution Product Strategy, Oracle

PeopleSoft Update Images: Take Advantage of NEW PeopleSoft SCM Features

Keith Olander, Product Management Director, Oracle

Performance-Driven Planning: Trends and Customer Success Stories

Vijay Pillarisetti, Director Value Chain Planning Product Management, Oracle

SCM General Session: Enabling the Modern Value Chain

Rick Jewell, Senior Vice President Applications Development, Oracle
Ajay Bhatia, Principal, PwC
Brad Householder, Principal, PwC

Strategic Imperative: Drive Revenue Growth with Fusion Innovation Management

Gayle Hayes, Senior Director Product Strategy, Oracle

Tim Burks, Director PLM practice, PWC

Sustainability, It's Everyone's Business (Panel)

Rich Kroes, Director Sustainability Product Strategy, Oracle

Amy Aves, Senior Director Global Real Estate Operations, Oracle


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 grow their business, reduce operational costs, and empower their people with Oracle Supply Chain Management.

3 Hands On Labs offering customers an opportunity to explore:

  • Oracle E-Business Suite In-Memory Cost Management for Discrete Industries
  • Oracle E-Business Suite In-Memory Cost Management for Process Industries
  • E-Business Suite Quality Extensions for Oracle Endeca
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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.

SCM Solution Experience

  • At your own pace, using tablet devices, discover how your favorite supply chain product line can help you modernize your enterprise
  • Explore the latest supply chain innovations across all product lines

Visit the Supply Chain Demo Pods at Moscone West Exhibition Hall

  • Tuesday: September 30 - 9:45 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: October 1 - 9:45 a.m.–3:45 p.m.

Discover Partner SCM Solutions

  • Visit the Partner Pavilion in Moscone West
View exhibition hall floor maps


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.

Maintenance & Manufacturing Reception

Monday, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Palio D'Asti, 640 Sacramento Street, San Francisco

Value Chain Planning Reception

Monday, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Cartoon Art Museum, 655 Mission Street, San Francisco

Supply Chain Management Reception

Tuesday, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The City Club of San Francisco, Stock Exchange Tower, 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco

Register Early (seating is limited)

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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