April 7 - 11, 2019 at the Henry B. González Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas
COLLABORATE 19 Education
The COLLABORATE 19 – Quest Forum delivers a truly engaging, educational experience that can be tailored to fit your needs. You can personalize your agenda to focus your time (we know it’s valuable!) on just what matters most to you. COLLABORATE 19 offers something for everyone – no matter where you are in your business technology journey – whether you’re maximizing on-premises solutions, considering a move to the cloud, optimizing business in the cloud or maximizing on-premises solutions.
Learn how to take your Oracle solutions to the next level. The COLLABORATE 19 – Quest Forum gives you the strategic and actionable information you need to amplify your Oracle Cloud (CX Cloud, ERP Cloud, HCM Cloud), Oracle JD Edwards and Oracle PeopleSoft solutions.
Oracle Cloud provides integrated and complete cloud services that enable modernization, innovation and competition in the digital world. Oracle Cloud lets organizations build, deploy and manage workloads smoothly, in the cloud or on-premises. The COLLABORATE 19 – Quest Forum provides educational sessions on these Oracle Cloud applications.
Oracle Cloud Customer Experience – CX Cloud
Today’s customers have high expectations. The need to deliver a seamless, personalized and immediate customer experience has never been more important. Creating profitable, loyal customers is the goal of Oracle Cloud Customer Experience applications — customers who will continue to buy from you when a competitive alternative exists. Gain insight and guidance from your peers who are setting the standard for customer-centric business transformations. Oracle CX Cloud provides a variety of applications to deliver a top-notch experience for your customer.
Sales / Marketing
Cloud Applications that engage customers, provide exposure to company’s products and services via multiple channels, and close deals via increasing sales knowledge and productivity. Learn to transform digital to make it actionable, simplify complexity and deliver adaptive experiences.
Differentiate your brand by developing lasting, profitable relationships with unified web, social, and contact center experiences. Learn to be consistent across channels, infuse actionable insight, and provide reliable adaptive experience everywhere.
Configure, Price and Quote (CPQ)
Help your sales teams, channels, and ecommerce sites sell faster, more easily, and more accurately, anywhere, and on any device. Learn how to shorten sales cycle time, deliver superior and consistent customer experience and create a guiding sales principle and ensure 100% accuracy.
Now with retail and B2B in a single platform, commerce cloud is what you need to succeed. Learn to streamline your technology footprint and cost while staying ahead of shopper demand and competitors, increase loyalty and revenue and grow to digital commerce.
High-touch and high-value accounts are key to successful businesses. Hear how to build relationships and execute deals using a full range of sales capabilities, manage customer inquiries in a timely manner, deliver relevant answers and leverage analytics.
Customer Data Management
Learn to consolidate and manage one accurate, customer view from multiple sources, cleanse, match and dedupe records and prevent unauthorized use of confidential information.
Sales Performance Management
Get guidance on reinforcing sales training, trick to reduce time for on-boarding, build balanced sales territories across multiple channels and execute incentive compensations.
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud
You’ve made the decision to modernize your financial and operational processes in the cloud. Streamline your enterprise business processes with ERP Cloud. With ERP Cloud, you can increase productivity, lower costs, and improve controls. ERP is a very broad area, covering many back-office processes that are critical to the success of your business. That’s why COLLABORATE 19 has education around improving capabilities and streamlining process to get the most from your ERP.
Is your finance team truly functioning as a strategic partner for the business? Or is that just a part-time gig? It’s difficult to be strategic when you’re busy compiling reports, validating data, and processing transactions. And, that makes it even more difficult to provide your business with the kind of insight it needs to succeed. Maybe it’s time to change the game. Learn how to streamline your business process and technology requirements, increase your decision making with real-time information, curb your costs while increasing productivity and work with others.
Project Financial Management Cloud
Modern enterprise-grade solutions for project-centric businesses let you stay informed and stay in control, with complete and integrated project financial management. Learn to create a single source of project facts, exceed project goals and be more profitable, streamline project financial planning and improve cash flow with accurate project contract billing and revenue.
Procurement Cloud streamlines your source-to-pay process through automation and social collaboration, while controlling costs and achieving higher margins. By doing so you will be able to modernize, accelerate, collaborate, and control your business process. Learn to optimize your business process, achieve faster results, gain agility, and leverage collaboration to strengthen your business alignment and organizational influence.
Risk Management Cloud
Financial Reporting Compliance Cloud enables you to optimize controls within and outside your financial processes using an integrated solution as part of your Oracle ERP Cloud deployment. This tool will guide you to be strategic, insightful, efficient, in-control and compliant. Learn how to improve financial oversight for effective, risk-aware business decisions, leverage compliance efforts, reduce manual effort and errors and demonstrate segregation of duties and control.
Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud
As HCM technology evolves faster than ever, HR leaders increasingly seek solutions to try to figure out ways to align more strategically with the latest technologies. One recent trend is to migrate systems to a single, global HR solution to help better manage a wide-ranging workforce. Learn how your solution could be Oracle HCM Cloud which will enable innovation and growth while keeping employees engaged and informed to adapt quickly to an agile business environment.
Human Resources Cloud
Oracle Human Resources Cloud can help you gain operational excellence and increase agility with a single global human resources instance that aligns common HR processes. Join us as we prepare you for the configuration and management of the Human Resources application to fit your business needs. Learn to add new employees to your business, manage their personal employment information, and successfully transfer, promote, or terminate their employment.
Oracle Talent Management Cloud is an engaging, social, and data-rich software suite to source, recruit, develop, and retain your top talent. Join us to better understand the configurations options so you can make improved decision during implementation, learn to efficiently perform critical functional and transactional tasks, and how to set up and manage objects to integrate your reviews, tracking and development tasks.
Streamline payroll administration through a core global payroll engine, dashboards and checklists, intuitive self-service, and organizations while providing a modern employee management experience to employees. Learn how to set up configuration of payroll business, pay frequencies, and other elements of payrolls as well as learn how to test your setup in payroll processes and reporting.
Work Life Solutions
Taleo is a talent acquisition product that helps enterprises source, assess, hire and retain top talent. The Taleo software suite can help to improve hire quality, process efficiency and recruitment costs. Learn about how Taleo’s talent acquisition capabilities can benefit your organization.
Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud
Discover how Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud delivers the visibility, insights, and capabilities you need to create your own intelligent supply chain, including product innovation, strategic material sourcing, outsourced manufacturing, integrated logistics, omni-channel fulfillment, and integrated demand and supply planning.
Inventory enables companies to successfully manage the flow of goods inbound and outbound. Learn the basic concepts of inventory that are key to managing your supply chain, inventory visibility, managing item quantities and reservations, performing and tracking inventory transactions and how to automate the process of stocking certain items.
Manufacturing allows you to streamline your manufacturing process to better server your consumers. Learn about the required setup for manufacturing by setting up plants, schedules, resources, creating items and item structures, and executing production-whether through executing work orders or through order less transactions.
Order Management allows you to determine and adjust pricing, including setting up discounts and shipping charges. Learn how to manage the entire order-to-cash process and process orders -both for standard and configurable items.
This tool allows you to be able to collect and analyze the relevant data for your business needs, and even create models based on different variables. Learn about the various tools and work areas planners can use to streamline the supply chain as well as learning the entire planning business flow, from data collection to execution.
JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne is an integrated applications suite of comprehensive enterprise resource planning software that provides business value, technology and business solutions.
A powerful tool, UX One is the latest advancement to provide an innovative user experience that enables users to perform their job more efficiently. With role-based solutions and personalization options, UX One can help transform the user experiences. Join us to learn about creating re-usable templates to support “Alert, Analyze, Act” paradigm, how this tool will provide a visual representations of business process, how to implement the capabilities and provide a customizable user experience so users can work the way they want.
EnterpriseOne Orchestrator is becoming the communications backbone for your connected systems. It can help you rethink your entire JD Edwards integration strategy. The Orchestrator uses the same technology that drives JD Edwards Mobile Applications and UX One – the AIS Server – to expose the functionality built into JD Edwards applications. Learn how you can create orchestrations to help your organization eliminate time consuming and error prone manual processes as well as learn how Orchestrator Studio enables business analysts to create, test, and deploy orchestrations without having to understand the complexity of the underlying code required for processing orchestrations.
Upgrading to 9.2
Learn what customers have implemented during their upgrade, how it’s improved the user experience, the business process, and what to think about to have a successful upgrade.
Oracle will continue to enhance the 9.2 release with incremental enhancement packs, two to three times per year. What does this really mean? How will this affect you? Join us to learn what it means to live in a world of things always changing, recommended strategies, and how to create a strategy to move from upgrade to update mentality.
JD Edwards on Oracle Cloud
This refers to running Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne on Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings. Learn how this can help you provision new instances, deploy development tools on the cloud, clone existing instances, and the benefits you can receive by using JD Edwards on Oracle Cloud.
JD Edwards EnterpriseOne development pools offer a powerful application development environment to build and customize EnterpriseOne applications for your business. EnterpriseOne Tools allow you to design and define application objects, enable applications to serve different locations and locations while sharing the same data and define end-to-end processes in a user-friendly graphical, design environment.
Manufacturing and Distribution
Supply Chain Management
Oracle PeopleSoft is an industry leading, proven and powerful suite of integrated applications for ERP, human capital management, and technology. These applications are designed to address your most complex business requirements and enable your organization to effectively execute, adapt, and gain agility.
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
This track includes your financial management, procurement, supply chain, enterprise service automation, and asset lifecycle management. ERP provides opportunities to reduce costs by automating, centralizing, and standardizing global transactional processes.
Human Capital Management (HCM)
Learn how to utilize PeopleSoft HCM to increase productivity, accelerate business performance, and lower your cost of ownership.
Tools and Technology
Learn to build and configure PeopleSoft applications quickly and easily. New this year will be information around PeopleTools 8.57.
PeopleSoft on Oracle Cloud
Rapidly deploy PeopleSoft environments while Oracle manages the infrastructure. This will allow you to use your configuration, customization, and data of PeopleSoft while Oracle handles the hardware and storage. Learn the value of PeopleSoft on Oracle Cloud, how to migrate, best practices, and lessons learned as companies embark on this journey.
Upgrade and Updates
PeopleSoft 9.2 deliveries innovation by creating an improved user experience that fundamentally changes how users interact with PeopleSoft. The latest version provides a more intuitive, easy-to-use interface. Learn about the benefits of PeopleSoft 9.2, upgrade techniques, methodology, approach, and tools and resources for a successful upgrade and stay updated.
In the ever-changing technology environments, being able to provide information you need, where you need it and when you need it is becoming more important. Learn how to personalize the user experience using PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface and understand how related content and simplified analytics allow you to get the specific information you need. Also hear about new PeopleSoft tools and frameworks such as Page Composer, Page and Field Configurator, and Activity Guide Composer that enable updates without costly customizations.
PeopleSoft Test Framework (PTF)
PeopleSoft Test Framework helps to automate functional testing to run more tests with greater accuracy in less time. Learn how PTF can help reduce the time it takes to maintain your system, how to simplify the creation and execution of an automated system, and how it can enable and improve selective adoption.
Fluid User Interface
Fluid User Interface gives users a modern interface and the flexibility to use PeopleSoft applications on any device. Learn to create fluid pages and components and make them available to end users, and understand and use the technology to enable user flexibility.