Nov 22, 2016
08:30 - 15:00
Innovation to grow. Insight to control.
The more technology advances, the more opportunities it creates. Whether it's data-driven insights, the endless possibilities of cloud computing or the uncharted horizons of artificial intelligence, digital is the engine of innovation and business transformation.
Join us for Oracle Cloud Day – you'll find out how to harness a cloud platform and infrastructure with the power to capitalize on digital opportunities. Hear exclusive insights from experts and discover how a complete cloud strategy can transform your business and your IT.
You'll learn how to:
- Develop, deploy and manage applications in any environment
- Learn how a public cloud model can sit behind your own firewall
- Extend and enrich your cloud applications
- Integrate and connect across all clouds
- Secure collaboration and seamless connected workflows
With Oracle's PaaS and IaaS services, there are many pathways to the cloud. Only Oracle offers a full technology continuum to enable customers wherever they might be on that journey.
Register now and discover how cloud ecosystems can drive your digital transformation and make data driven business a reality in your organisation. If you have any queries feel free to email email@example.com.
Director Digital Programs Oracle EMEA
Oracle Keynote: Oracle Cloud – Strategy and Vision for the Journey to Cloud
Nicolas A. Spengos is a member of the Oracle EMEA Digital Business Team - a team of digital specialists and digital architects working with Oracle Sales Teams, our Customers and Partners. This is a cross-Line of Business organisation at the cutting edge of Oracle Sales, covering and supporting all Oracle product lines and services, bringing to our customers the full power of the Oracle Digital Platform. The EMEA Digital Business Team was created in 2014 as a key component of Oracle’s own Digital Transformation - bringing together architects, strategy and business development experts. We use innovative design and creation tools, design thinking and cooperative creation, as well as the full breadth of Oracle skills - from development to marketing, to consulting (business and technical) to sales. Our area of coverage is Europe, Middle East and Africa across all Industries and roles.
Nicolas joined Oracle in 2008 after many years at BEA Systems, TMN Tools, ATOS and Marben, where he held positions in product development, technical pre-sales, technical direction, sales enablement. A native of Greece, Nicolas is fluent in Greek, English and French.
Delivery Manager –CRM, Intrasoft Inzternational
Presentation: Sell more. Anywhere. Anytime” - Case Study : Intralot
IT Manager, Oracle Greece
Presentation: Cloud System Reliability Engineering Overview
Cloud Champion in Greece, Cyprus and Malta, Oracle
Presentation: Oracle IaaS: Move any and all workloads
Oracle proposes the most comprehensive offering for Infrastructure and Platform as a Service, allowing customers to move even the most complex and heterogeneous workloads to the cloud. From bare metal to elastic compute, from Oracle Database as a Service to Application Container Cloud, Oracle is uniquely positioned to support virtually any modern technological platform, providing enterprises both the benefits they are seeking with cloud and retaining the benefits of running in their own data center.
George Papadakis has more than 15 years of experience within the IT industry focused on sales and delivery of business solutions to enterprise customers. He started his career at IBM, as an ERP consultant, before joining Microsoft 5 years later, where he was mainly responsible for sales of collaboration solutions, both on premises and cloud, focusing on large enterprise customers. After 8 successful years, George joined Incadea, a leading IT solutions provider for automotive retail, where he was responsible for sales enablement for the complete solution portfolio. Since October 2015 he started at Oracle and is responsible for the Oracle Cloud PaaS offering for Greece, Cyprus and Malta. . His carrier has been tied to enterprise cloud solutions for the past years, since the early steps of this game changing technology, through his work for Oracle as well as other cloud providers, including Microsoft. An economist by training and a technologist by profession, his focus is always on translating technological trends into real financial value for large and small organizations.
Principal Sales Consultant, Systems CEE, OEA, EEE
Presentation: Cloud@Customer: Oracle Cloud Machines
You love the idea of using public cloud services, but business and technical reasons may require you to keep your applications and data on-premises. But what if you could gain the benefits of Oracle Cloud right in your own data center? This session introduces Oracle Cloud Machines, for applications, for databases and for open analytics. These replicate the same Oracle public cloud services - IaaS, Exadata, and BDA Cloud services now available on Oracle Cloud, but in your own data center, behind your firewall. This provides benefits of data sovereignty, control and latency, single point of accountability and cloud subscription model for consumption plus enables portability between Oracle Cloud and Oracle Cloud Machines on your premises.
Filippos Boufis is a Systems Principal Sales Consultant in Oracle CEE region. In his role, he is responsible for driving Oracle's Systems & Engineered Systems through technical excellence resulting in customer business value. He is a certified Oracle Enterprise Architect with 17 years of experience in the IT industry and a member of the Oracle Elite Engineering Exchange, a cross-functional global organization consisting of Elite Sales Consultants and Systems Product Engineering. He joined Oracle in 2010 through the acquisition of Sun Microsystems where he held a Solution Architect role for the GRBA region (Greece, Cyprus, Balkans & Adriatic) since 2006. Prior to that, he held various positions in presales, professional services & support at Ideal Systems S.A. & General Electric Capital ITS. He holds a BSc degree in Information Technology.
Business Development Director, Identity Management and Security, RACE
Presentation: Security, a reason to move to Oracle Cloud
IT professionals say their top concerns for adopting cloud are related to security: security of the cloud platform itself, the ability to secure applications deployed in the cloud, and complying with data privacy laws. As organizations transition from on premises to the cloud, they are additionally challenged with maintaining a consistent security posture. Join this session to hear how a hybrid cloud approach can provide better security, and how Oracle aligns people, process, and technology to provide integrated defense in depth at every layer of the computing stack.
Dimitris has over 15 years of experience in Information Technology Sales and Business Development across Europe, Middle East and Africa. He graduated with BSc in Physics and MSc in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from University of Athens, Greece. Moreover he holds an MSc in Business, Innovation and Technology from Athens Tech College while he successfully concluded the Management Acceleration Programme in Said Business School in University of Oxford, United Kingdom. He joined Oracle in 2010 through Sun Microsystems acquisition where his prime responsibility was to develop software business in South East Europe Cluster. With Oracle he held account management positions in Communications Global Business Unit and lately was responsible for Identity Management and Security sales in South East Europe.
He is an active member of Oxford University Business Alumni in Greece.
Telecom Services Director, Space Hella
Presentation: Build “your way” to the Oracle Cloud with FastConnect and Space
Prinicipal Sales Consultant Core Tech, Oracle Central Eastern Europe
Presentation: Making DevOps Really Work
Oracle Cloud Platform presents a series of choices for supporting the DevOps cycle. Join this session to explore the various offerings and gain speed and flexibility in your Application Development initiatives.
Stelios Daskalakis is a Principal Technology Sales Consultant at Oracle, in the area of Fusion Middleware solutions portfolio for Central Eastern Europe. His areas of expertise span across a variety of solutions including enterprise interoperability, Service-Oriented Architectures, BPM and Cloud. Prior to Oracle, other key positions held include the role of Software Architect for Sun Microsystems for Greece, Balkans and Adriatic and the role of Consultant/Architect at HP Consulting & Integration Services. He can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Master Principal Sales Consultant Core Tech, Oracle Central & Eastern Europe
Presentation: Unified Management on-premise and in the Cloud
Oracle Management Cloud is now providing the industry’s most complete cloud –based application and systems management solutions. It enables all DevOps stakeholders – whether in IT Operations, Development, Support or the line-of-business to play an active part in understanding and optimizing customer experience and operational efficiency for their heterogeneous application environments. In this session we will discuss the benefits of a unified IT Operations big data platform as well as the latest additions to our family of cloud services including infrastructure monitoring, orchestration, compliance monitoring, and security monitoring and analytics
John Orsaris is a Master Principal Sales Consultant, responsible for Greece, Cyprus, Malta, FYROM and Albania.
John has been with Oracle for 12 years, and has a total experience of more than 16 years in IT.
At Oracle, he supports the sales organization, and advises partners and customers by translating their business needs into Oracle solutions, while
he is specialized in Oracle Database and Database Options.
Prior to joining Oracle, he was an Oracle Database Administrator. He holds a BSc in Computer Information Systems from Deere College of the American College of Greece.
Sales Consulting Director, CE Core tech Competence Center Manager
Presentation: The Oracle Digital Platform
The future belongs to those able to experiment with new business models, innovate at scale and at speed and capitalize on great ideas across their organization. Success depends on the ability to bring together people, places, businesses and things in the name of exceptional customer experience. Oracle Digital strategy and platform makes this real.
is Sales Consulting Director managing the Core Tech sales consulting team for Central Europe.
He has over 20 years experience in Oracle Technology and holds a BSc in Mathematics with specialization in Applied Mathematics and Information Technology.
He has managed several sales consulting teams in Greece and South Eastern Europe over the last decade with the aim to propose technology solutions and architectures to customers across all industries that meet their business needs and generate business value.
Database Expert, Oracle Central & Eastern Europe
Presentation: Database as a Service - Transforming Data Management
Oracle Public Cloud is a complete Database Optimized Cloud offering complete to address all our Enterprise Customer needs. Overview of all Oracle Data Management Solutions and the new features of Oracle Database 12c R2
Katerina Tzouvara is a Principal Sales Consultant at Oracle Hellas. She has been working for Oracle for almost 3 years specializing in Oracle Public Cloud solutions. Previous employment: Database Administrator in the Banking Sector (Hellenic Postbank, Eurobank) in Athens, Greece, Senior Technical Officer in the European Bioinformatics Institute in Cambridge, UK and, Software Engineer in the Biosciences IT Services in BBSRC (Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council) in Harpenden, UK. She holds an MSc in Biophysical Chemistry and Bioinformatics and a BSc in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry from the University of Essex, UK.
Presentation: From Data Warehouse to Cloud & Big Data
Oracle Cloud Platform supports both Oracle software and third-party applications, and it enables complete, secure solutions that maximize value to the business. In this session learn about Oracle Cloud Platform for Big Data, and how to add big data capabilities to your existing infrastructure.
George Verveniotis is a Big Data Technology Leader at Oracle, where mainly he works as a solution architect in large scale projects. He has over fifteen years of experience in the IT industry in helping customers align IT strategies with corporate strategic objectives in BI, Data Warehouse & Analytics departments and divisions. He is specialized in BI enterprise architectures, multi-dimensional modeling, Real-Time E-LT, Data Federation and SQL optimizations on VLDB systems. He is a certified Business Intelligence Professional from Data Warehouse Institute of America (TDWI) with Data Integration specialty (CBIP).
George holds M.Sc in Information systems and B.Sc in Computer Science.
Principal Sales Consultant Fusion Middleware, Oracle Central & Eastern Europebr>
Presentation: Oracle Mobile - Build Better Apps Faster
Ms. Katerina Kalimeri (Msc, CISSP, ISO 27001 LA) currently serves as Enterprise Security Solution Architect at Oracle CEE Fusion Middleware Competency Center. She has an extensive experience with more than 15 years in IT and 10 years in Information Security, most of them providing services to global and international organizations in public sector, banking and financial services and other industrial sectors. Her expertise includes Security Architecture Design and Implementation, Identity Management, Risk Management, Compliance, PKI Consulting, Fraud Prevention and Strong Authentication
BI Senior Sales Executive, GCMM cluster
Presentation: Analytics in the Cloud: Gain Business Insights Faster
Resolving the dilemma of empowering business users to freely explore all available data and create value from them quickly, while preserving IT governance.
Yiannis Raptis has more than 22 years of professional experience in the IT industry, helping private sector companies and public sector organizations across several countries in South East Europe to maximize the benefits from their Business Analytics, Data Management, Internet and Cloud investments.
He has served for more than 16 years as individual contributor and manager in various Sales, Marketing and Sales Consulting teams within Oracle. Mr Raptis has also worked in the past as Sales Consultant and Project Manager in Ergodata SA, and he has extensive professional experience as freelance Business and IT consultant.
He holds an MSc degree in Artificial Intelligence from the QMW College of the University of London, an MBA Degree from the Athens Laboratory of Business Administration, and a B.Sc. degree in Information Engineering from the Technological Educational Institute of Athens.
Welcome & News from Oracle OpenWorld
Antonis Monokrousos, Oracle Cluster Leader GCMM
Keynote: Oracle Cloud - Strategy and Vision for the Journey to Cloud
Nicolas A. Spengos, Director Digital Business, Oracle EMEA
"Sell more. Anywhere. Anytime" - Case Study: Intralot
Laderos Dimitrios, Delivery Manager – CRM, Intrasoft International
Cloud System Reliability Engineering Overview
Oracle Database 12.2 - New Features for DBAs and Geeks
Ensure Performance Stability with Uprgades and Migrations
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