Reducing costs, mitigating uncertainty, and assuring outcomes with enterprise project portfolio management.
The pace of change is rapidly increasing as economics, demographics, and technology transform the world. This dynamic global environment is disrupting the opportunities and challenges for organizations that plan, build, and operate critical assets as they position for long-term growth and success in an increasingly connected world.
The Oracle Industry Connect Construction and Engineering program will showcase insightful sessions led by business leaders from a wide range of industries, including engineering and construction, industrial manufacturing, oil and gas, travel and transportation, public sector, healthcare, and utilities. With a focus on best practices, these sessions will highlight how leading organizations are using Oracle's Construction and Engineering solutions to drive business transformation with a holistic approach to reducing costs, mitigating uncertainty, and ensuring outcomes. Particular emphasis will be given to sharing innovative ideas that:
Mike Sicilia is senior vice president and general manager of Oracle Construction and Engineering, which focuses on enterprise project portfolio management solutions for project-intensive industries.
Prior to coming to Oracle, Sicilia worked at Primavera, joining the development department in 1993, where he worked as a programmer on the company’s flagship products. In 2000 he was promoted to director of technical services in the professional services organization.
Working with enterprise customers, Sicilia led a team that helped to design and develop comprehensive integrations between various corporate systems and Primavera products.
After gaining firsthand knowledge of enterprise customer implementations, Sicilia became the director of technology in 2006 and shortly after was named Primavera’s chief technology officer. As CTO, he set the technology direction for products and managed the global development team. He led the technical and product presentations and diligence team that worked through Oracle’s acquisition of Primavera in 2008.
Sicilia joined Oracle as part of the Primavera acquisition, and was named senior vice president and general manager of Oracle Construction and Engineering in 2011.
Oracle Primavera Global Business Unit became Oracle Construction and Engineering Global Business Unit in 2016 following the acquisition of Textura, a leading provider of construction contracts and payment management cloud services.