Nov 14, 2017
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Park Plaza Riverbank
18 Albert Embankment
London SE1 7TJ
Innovate and enhance. Modernise and grow.
Wherever you are on your journey to the cloud, Oracle Cloud Day 2017 will work hard both to inspire you, and to deliver workable ideas, plans and strategies that will help you redefine reality through technology.
Oracle Cloud Day 2017 Highlights
- Discover how cloud and real-time data is helping the Bloodhound Land Speed Record Project race towards its 1000-mph goal and inspire future generations of budding scientists and engineers.
- Facebook will explain why organisations are using chatbots and leveraging new messaging platforms to engage customers and employees.
- GLORY will cover how they achieved “Clarity and Efficiency through Cloud”.
- Association of International Certified Professional Accountants describe why you should “Move your business to the cloud and leverage existing investments”.
- The Docker, Kubernetes and Wercker Panel discuss how and why we’re in a new era of innovation.
- The Blockchain session that will show you how to create new, or extend existing apps.
Register today, it’s free and you’ll join hundreds of like-minded peers with whom to share ideas and swap experiences.
Watch the video
Bloodhound: The 1,000 Mph Car, Powered by Data
Registration and Open Theatre Sessions in Partner Expo Area
Welcome & Introductions
Jason Rees - Senior Director, Cloud Foundation Technologies, Oracle
NEXT IS NOW - Oracle Keynote
Andrew Sutherland, Senior VP, Business Development – Systems and Technology EMEA & APAC, Oracle
Bloodhound Update on the 1,000 mph Land Speed Record and Inspiring a Generation
Mark Chapman, Bloodhound SSC Chief Engineer
John Abel, Vice President Cloud and Technology, UK, Ireland and Israel, Oracle
Networking Break & Open Theatre Sessions in the Partner Expo Area
Intelligent Chatbots and Social Engagement
Julien Decot – Director of Product Partnerships, EMEA, Facebook
Ian Wallis, Director Mobile and Intelligent Bots PaaS Business Development, Oracle
Guest Customer Speakers
Clarity and efficiency through cloud
Alex Rammal – CIO, GLORY
Move your Business to the Cloud and Leverage Existing Investments
Kiran Tailor, Senior Enterprise Data Architect, AICPA
Tomorrow, Today with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Kash Iftikhar, VP Product Management Cloud Infrastructure, Oracle
Panel Discussion with Equinix and Guest Speakers
Networking Lunch & Open Theatre Sessions in the Partner Expo Area
Networking Reception and Open Theatre Sessions in the Partner Expo Area
Chief Engineer Bloodhound Supersonic Car
Bloodhound Update on the 1,000 mph land record and inspiring a generation of STEM students
As Chief Engineer for Bloodhound Supersonic Car, Mark Chapman is responsible for all technical aspects of the car including the overall design, build, testing and running of the car. Mark is also responsible for building and managing the design team and outsourcing, as well as exploiting novel technologies for the design, development and operation of the car.
Director of Product Partnerships, EMEA, Facebook
Facebook – Intelligent Chatbots and Social Engagement
Julien is a veteran internet executive with more than 10 years’ experience working in Silicon Valley across multiple senior roles in large consumer internet companies including Amazon.com, eBay and Skype.
He joined Skype in 2007 where he built the team in charge of Strategy, Business Development and Corporate Development, and managed the strategic partnership between Skype and Facebook. Prior to joining Facebook, he founded a mobile messaging company called TextMe, which reached 40M users and is now a profitable and successful business.
In his role as Director of Product Partnerships, EMEA, at Facebook, Julien helps companies of all sizes use Facebook’s platform to build, grow and monetize their products.
GLORY – Clarity and Efficiency through Cloud
GLORY is the global leader in cash technology solutions. Rapid growth and acquisition brought with it a plethora of legacy business systems at different lifecycle stages. Find out how they modernised with cloud infrastructure to get a better view of the business and create efficiencies through standardisation.
Alex Rammal CIO Glory Global has over 15 years of experience of delivering major enterprise-wide change initiatives, resulting in business transformation and significant process improvement across several business sectors on a global basis. Having previously worked in senior level IT roles for a number of Blue Chip organisations including BOC / Linde, Fujifilm and Jaguar Land Rover, Alex's passion for implementing change and strategic improvements across UK and global companies has led to senior-level experience in a variety of Programme Delivery, Strategy & Engagement and Operational roles.
Senior Enterprise Data Architect at Association of International
Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA)
Move Your Business to the cloud and leverage existing investments
AICPA Global Enterprise Data Architect, Kiran Taylor, will outline the decisions AICPA considered when moving their applications to the cloud, including; changing behaviours, integrating Cloud Data with on-Premise Data and extracting the data once in the Cloud.
Kiran is Global Enterprise Data Architect at AICPA. In this role he has provided technical leadership in the areas of data modelling, information management, data warehousing, reporting and analytics. He sets tactical and strategic direction in the areas of business intelligence, data mining and visualization, and data quality and standardization across all platforms, products and global assets.
Managing Director, Equinix (Services) Ltd.
Michael Winterson joined Equinix in September 2007 when the company acquired London AIM listed IXEurope. At Equinix, he held the positions of VP of Marketing and VP of Sales before his current role. Joining IXEurope as part of the startup management team in January 2000, he brings over 15 years of datacenter services experience and held senior positions in country management, sales and marketing. Before IXEurope, Michael was involved in two other technology startups in Europe that were eventually sold to US and Japanese companies. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and French from Northwestern University and a master’s degree in International Economics from the Graduate Institute – Geneva.
UK Presales Director, Cintra Corporation
Stuart joined Cintra from Oracle UK and has over 20 years’ experience designing, building and selling customer solutions based around Oracle technology. Stuart currently leads a team of architects helping Cintra customers modernise and transform their Enterprise Workloads using the company’s unique architecture led approach to delivering blueprinted business solutions. He has worked with Engineered Systems and Cloud technologies since their earliest releases and is also a domain expert in Data Management Solutions for Analytics.
Director of Cloud Strategy, Data Intensity
Race To The Cloud: Real Stories, Real Workloads, Real Migrations
In this session we will take a snapshot look at the Oracle Cloud; starting with Data Intensities early adoption to how we have helped numerous customers migrate production workloads to the Cloud. We will also look at the developments and changes to the Oracle Cloud Platform and how these changes can help accelerate your Cloud journey.
Philip is an experienced IT architect with real hands-on experience in the design and implementation of on-prem and public cloud architectures whether Amazon, Azure or Oracle.
Philip as an active member of the Oracle community and in 2015 was awarded Oracle Ace Associate. He is an avid blogger, writer and public speaker has been presenting at the Oracle User Group annually since 2008 and has several articles published in Oracle Scene and OTech magazines.
Dr. Andrew Sutherland
Senior Vice President, Business Development – Systems and Technology
Oracle EMEA & APAC
Choose Your Cloud Path
Andrew Sutherland is Senior Vice President of Systems & Technology for Oracle Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) & Asia pac (APAC). He is responsible for growing Oracle’s market share across the region in these key business areas.
In this role he develops business strategies and manages competence in Oracle’s technology offerings across the region. He is also responsible for the interaction with Oracle’s product development teams.
Director Mobile and Intelligent Bots PaaS Business Development, Oracle
At Oracle Ian drives Chatbot and Mobile PaaS business development in Europe helping customers and partners embrace the next wave of innovation and digitalisation. His focus is on driving customer success and building long term relationships centred around chatbots, virtual assistants, artificial intelligence, mobile and cloud services. Ian previously worked in mobility sales for Pega Systems. Prior to Pega, Ian worked for several mobile platform and mBaaS start-ups including FeedHenry (now part of RedHat), Volantis (sold to Antenna Software which in turn was bought by Pega) and weComm (now part of Opentxt). Ian has a strong enterprise consulting background having worked for Andersen Consulting and Openwave Systems, where he held various senior management positions in Europe and Asia.
VP Cloud and Technology, UK, Ireland and Israel, Oracle
John's primary role in Oracle is Head of Technology and Cloud, developing the strategy for UK and Ireland while in parallel managing the business development and sales consulting function. John has worked in Consulting, Support, Education and Business Development, he has a very wide view of the Oracle landscape which helps customers define and drive their own strategy.
Overlooking Millbank and the Houses of Parliament in the heart of the city, Park Plaza London Riverbank offers stunning four-star deluxe accommodation for corporate and leisure travellers. The hotel is within easy reach of both London Waterloo and Vauxhall railway stations as well as Westminster Underground.
|By Underground||The nearest tube station to the Park Plaza Riverbank is Vauxhall (Victoria Line). |
|By National Rail||Vauxhall is the nearest main line station. Alternatively, Waterloo rail terminal is a 10 minute walk from the Park Plaza Riverbank. For further details on transport around London, and get the most up to date travel information, please visit www.tfl.gov.uk.|
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Where to stay
Need a hotel for your Cloud Day London visit? If you are not able to stay at the Park Plaza London Riverbank itself, here are two suggested hotels closest to the venue:
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) connects the world’s leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 44 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies.
www.equinix.co.uk | @EquinixUK |
Track Sponsor - Modernise & Grow
Cintra is a multi-award winning Global Oracle Platinum partner and Enterprise Architecture/Cloud specialist operating in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Cintra focuses on enterprises undergoing IT modernization strategies in Retail, Financial Services, Gaming and other verticals; becoming a trusted partner for organizations investing in Oracle Business Technology – delivering value by helping architect their success.
www.cintra.com |@CintraSoftware |
Track Sponsor - Innovate & Enhance
Inoapps is a leading Oracle Platinum Partner. We can deliver the complete Oracle application-to-disk IT environment and offer our customers less complexity and cost through consultancy, implementation and hosting & managed services. We are a member of the Oracle MSP Programme, an Oracle IaaS Specialised Partner, Oracle UKI Partner of the Year for DBaaS 2017, and Global Specialized Partner of the Year for SaaS Cloud Transformation 2016.
www.inoapps.com | @inoapps |
We’re Infomentum. We’ll help you to achieve digital transformation, using technology as an enabler. As an Oracle Platinum Partner for 10 years, and Oracle’s PaaS Partner of the Year 2017, we cover a wide range of Oracle’s PaaS and IaaS products; from consulting, to technology implementation, through to support and hosting.
www.infomentum.com | @infomentum |
Ether Solutions focus on Oracle PaaS, we can advise and assist organisations to adopt PaaS for both specific functionality as well as to extend or enhance SaaS usage. With a heritage in Oracle Middleware our knowledge can assist in the practical usage of Oracle Cloud.
www.ether-solutions.co.uk | @EtherSolutions1 |
Established in 1996, Version 1 is a trusted technology partner to major domestic and international customers across all industry sectors in the UK and Ireland. One of the fastest growing IT services companies in Western Europe, Version 1 has doubled both profitability and revenue over the last few years, while at the same time delivering consistent improvement in customer satisfaction and world-class employee engagement. A leader in Microsoft, Oracle and Amazon technology, Version 1 is an award-winning IT services company. Our 1000 plus strong team located across the UK and Ireland are focused on proving that IT can make a real difference to our customers’ businesses
Esteem is an aggregator of cloud services and on-premise solutions, delivering fully supported, enterprise-class technology to our customers nationwide. With 30 years' experience, we understand that working within a fast-paced, progressive industry demands flexibility and innovation to remain competitive. Esteem empowers customers to develop an IT strategy for the future.
Every day, organisations around the world use Axxana’s disruptive technology to eliminate risk, costs, and complexity related to disaster recovery. Axxana is the only company that can guarantee zero data loss at any distance and near-zero recovery time—whether applications are on premises or in the Cloud, and regardless of data centre topology.
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