Oracle Openworld is one of the biggest conferences in the IT calendar in the world. It’s the Oracle event of the year. The annual event attracts more than 60,000 tech-savvy professionals from all over the globe so our team evaluated whether it really is worth attending. Our answer in a nutshell, YES, it is. We have been going to Openworld for more than 10 years and here are our top 5 reasons you should attend.
Our number one reason is that Oracle Openworld a fantastic opportunity to network with some of the greatest minds on the planet. Oracle Open World attracts more than 60,000 people from all over the globe from the top global IT companies. You’d be missing out on the greatest, most talented hive mind on the planet if you turned down the opportunity to go. We’ve been going for 10+ years and every year meet and learn from some amazing individuals and teams so yes, it’s a huge deal in terms of networking. It’s all about education and connecting with people from all over the globe who are fascinated by the advancements in technology.
Living in a global world another of our top reasons for attending Oracle Openworld is catching up with partners and building new partnerships. Here at SafePaaS we work with companies all over the globe and although we are in constant contact with them it’s impossible to visit all of them regularly. Oracle World gives us that opportunity to catch up face to face.
It’s a way of keeping up to date with cutting-edge technology including cloud platforms, Artificial Intelligence and machine learning as well as Oracle’s latest release information and other hot industry topics. Attendees get a taste of what Oracle has road- mapped for the year ahead. The excitement and anticipation of what Oracle has come up with now is immense.
The statistics speak for themselves. There are more than 60,000 attendees, 3,000 + Oracle customers, 1,980 sessions, 2,900 speakers, 720 demos. There are hands-on labs, educational sessions, keynote speaker forums, product training sessions, tutorials, case studies…Do we need say more?
And finally, we love San Francisco. There is just something magical about this Golden City we’ve been visiting for 10 + years. There isn’t much that this amazing city doesn’t offer. San Francisco is the perfect host for Oracle Openworld.