Pre-Conference Workshops


A number of Oracle Roadmaps will be offered on Monday, March 30. These sessions will give you a look into the future to see what Oracle has planned.

Oracle Student Systems Roadmap
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Speaker Geoffrey Corb, Oracle
Description

Product updates on PeopleSoft Campus Solutions and Oracle Student Cloud, including Student Management and Vocado Student Financial Planning.

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Monday, March 30 - 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Customer Successes with Oracle ERP Cloud
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Speaker John Kostecki, Oracle
Description

Modernizing financial and administrative business operations to deliver excellence in education and research institutions is an imperative. Join us for a look into how the adoption of a modern, seamless cloud solution unifies and optimizes processes, promotes leading practices, and provides powerful industry capabilities. Listen to leading CFOs, CBOs and CIOs, who have forged a new road ahead optimizing and even re-imagining institutional business models, operations and technology. In this session, attendees will have the opportunity to gain practical insights directly from leading universities grappling with institutional transformation to ensure long-term fiscal sustainability.

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Monday, March 30 - 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

PeopleSoft HCM Update and Roadmap: Innovative Solutions for Today's HR
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Speaker Robbin Velayedam, Oracle
Description This session will provide an update of the latest features planned for PeopleSoft Human Capital Management (HCM) including the latest developments in Human Resources, Payroll, Time & Labor, Learning and Talent Management, as well as Benefits. You will learn about important initiatives such as Modernization of Administrative pages, customer requested enhancements, and new HCM frameworks for extensions without customizations. You will also learn about what successful customers are doing with their PeopleSoft HCM solutions including deploying Fluid, self service, and other capabilities to advance the effectiveness and usability of their PeopleSoft system.
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Monday, March 30 - 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Oracle HCM Cloud: Overview, Strategy and Roadmap
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Speaker Juana Bordenave, Oracle
Description

Join us to learn how Oracle's strategy for HCM Cloud is helping institutions streamline operations, improve financial sustainability, and attract, develop and retain the top talent needed to deliver student, and institution!, success.

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Monday, March 30 - 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Oracle E-Business Suite: Strategy and Updates
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Speaker Cliff Godwin, Oracle
Description

As a current Oracle E-Business Suite customer, you want the confidence that your choice of integrated, global business applications will continue to enable your organization to make better decisions, reduce costs, and increase performance. In this session hear an update on the Oracle E-Business Suite product line. Learn the benefits you can expect to receive from both cloud and on-premise Oracle E-Business Suite investments and come away with an understanding of the value Oracle E-Business Suite applications deliver now and in the future.

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Monday, March 30 - 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

PeopleSoft Technology Roadmap
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Speaker Dave Bain, Oracle
Description Oracle continues to invest in PeopleSoft PeopleTools technology. In this session, you will hear about some of the key features delivered in the latest PeopleTools release. Topics covered are PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface, Oracle’s full suite of cloud-ready lifecycle management tools (including PeopleSoft Cloud Manager), simplified analytics, emerging technology and more. Oracle’s strategy is to continue to extend the value of your PeopleSoft investment.
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Monday, March 30 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

PeopleSoft ERP Update & Roadmap - Innovation Drives Costs Down
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Speaker Amira Morcos, Oracle
Description Organizations need to grow while reducing costs. Attend this session to get an update of continuous innovations within Oracle's PeopleSoft ERP that support collaboration between business and financial operations leveraging new technologies, expanded visibility, and automated business flows. Come and see the PeopleSoft ERP value to your stakeholders to improve productivity, empower users with new reporting tools to make timely decisions, and reduce costs of operations through new technologies. This session also showcases the roadmap for PeopleSoft ERP planned through the delivery of PeopleSoft update images to support the collaboration and productivity needed for your organization’s cost reductions and growth.
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Monday, March 30 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Oracle Vocado Student Financial Planning Roadmap
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Speaker John Refila, Oracle
Description Oracle acquired Vocado in 2018, the most advanced automation solution for Financial Aid available on the market. Join us for an overview of new system functionality, as well as new functionality on the horizon. Also, hear from Butler University who has gone live with Oracle Vocado Student Financial Planning in production.
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Monday, March 30 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Roadmap for Student Management
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Speaker Susan Beidler, Oracle
Description Join Oracle’s Student team to understand our strategy for providing the practical path for customers wanting to modernize their student solutions. The maturity of Oracle Student Cloud is accelerating with early movers making progress with implementation. This session will provide insight into Student Cloud’s current release and roadmap, as well as explore the value institutions will realize from the solution’s functional architecture, student-focused design and capabilities to extend the solution to make it your own. If you’re interested in Oracle’s plans for modernizing the core business of Higher Education – supporting students – you’ll want to join us for this session.
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Monday, March 30 - 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM