Top 10 Oracle Modern Business Experience Sessions

Top 10 Sessions to Add to Your Oracle MBX Agenda

This year, we are excited to get inspired in Chicago for Oracle Modern Business Experience! From March 23–26, 2020, MBX offers unparalleled educational opportunities, with over 500 educational sessions to choose from. Join us and your peers in four different tracks:

Executive Tips

  1. Check out the featured speakers list to makes sure you see your favorite entrepreneurs, innovators, and shapers of the future.
  2. For our ERP Cloud users, don’t miss the hands-on ERP Cloud Adventure Workshop to discover and explore how you can be an adaptive and proactive leader providing guidance and ensuring success of your organization.
  3. Choose your adventure and take your conference experience to the next level. Be sure to scope out the customer appreciation events and the special programs held over the course of the four days.

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To help you navigate the conference, we’ve put together a list of the top sessions not to miss at #OracleMBX. Add any or all of the sessions below by logging into your account and clicking the link to the session catalogue, where you can add sessions to your personal Oracle MBX agenda.

Top 10 MBX Sessions

What Does Larry Love About Oracle Manufacturing Cloud: Process and Project Manufacturing [MAP2120]

Elaine Wan, Product Strategy Director, Oracle

Aravindan Sankaramuthy, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 12:15 PM - 01:00 PM | W186C - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

What Does Larry Love About Oracle Manufacturing Cloud: Process and Project Manufacturing [MAP2120]

Elaine Wan, Product Strategy Director, Oracle

Aravindan Sankaramuthy, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 12:15 PM - 01:00 PM | W186C - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Roadmap

Experience: Modern Supply Chain Experience

Audience: LOB Management

Supply Chain Focus: Manufacturing

In this session learn more about the big new Oracle Manufacturing Cloud functionality that Larry talked about during his applications keynote. Start by getting up to speed on the exciting new process manufacturing functionality that was delivered in 2019, and then learn what is planned next for batch manufacturing companies. Next discover the new project manufacturing and supply chain solution. See how they enable you to integrate supply chain and project management clouds to provide an end-to-end solution for project-driven supply chains for manufacturing, natural resources, and asset-intensive companies.

Accelerate, Simplify, and Lead Your Move from On Premise to Oracle ERP Cloud [SPT2164]

Indy Bains, Head, ERP Product Marketing & GTM, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 04:00 PM - 04:20 PM | W176C - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Accelerate, Simplify, and Lead Your Move from On Premise to Oracle ERP Cloud [SPT2164]

Indy Bains, Head, ERP Product Marketing & GTM, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 04:00 PM - 04:20 PM | W176C - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Solution Spotlight

Experience: Modern Finance Experience

Audience: Executive, LOB Management, Business End User, Business Analyst, Business Analyst/Product Admin/IT

Finance Focus: Enterprise Performance Management, Core Financial Management, Procurement, Project Management, Risk Management

Moving to Oracle ERP Cloud is an opportunity to reimagine your business. You can lay a new foundation of collaboration between finance, operations, and IT. In this session learn how you can take advantage of best practices to accelerate and simplify your journey to Oracle ERP Cloud. Hear how this move is more than just a technology change and presents a unique opportunity for you to lead with new thinking to realize new long-term business outcomes.

Hands-on Oracle ERP Cloud Adventure [WRK2215]

Harold Dickerman, Business Architect, Oracle Corporation

Michael Gobbo, Distinguished Sales Consultant, Oracle

Jeff Jacoby, Distinguished Sales Consultant, Oracle

David Mccain, Sales Engineer, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 03:30 PM - 05:20 PM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Wednesday, March 25 | 10:15 AM - 12:05 PM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Wednesday, March 25 | 03:30 PM - 05:20 PM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Thursday, March 26 | 09:00 AM - 10:50 AM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Hands-on Oracle ERP Cloud Adventure [WRK2215]

Harold Dickerman, Business Architect, Oracle Corporation

Michael Gobbo, Distinguished Sales Consultant, Oracle

Jeff Jacoby, Distinguished Sales Consultant, Oracle

David Mccain, Sales Engineer, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 03:30 PM - 05:20 PM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Wednesday, March 25 | 10:15 AM - 12:05 PM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Wednesday, March 25 | 03:30 PM - 05:20 PM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Thursday, March 26 | 09:00 AM - 10:50 AM | Finance Hands-On Workshop

Session Type: Workshop
Continuing Education Credit: NASBA
Experience: Modern Finance Experience
Audience: LOB Management, Business End User, Business Analyst
Finance Focus: Account Reconciliation, Financial Consolidation and Close

Are you an accounting or finance professional wondering how a modern cloud application would work for your business? Wonder no longer and join this session to get hands-on experience with a modern user interface containing embedded analytics, mobility, and a digital assistant giving you global insight into your operations. Discover and explore how you can be an adaptive and proactive leader providing guidance and ensuring the success of your organization. Space is limited. Preregistration is required through conference registration for this 110-minute cloud adventure.
Prerequisite: None | No preparation required | Participants will earn 2.00 NASBA CPE credits | NASBA field of study: Computer Software & App

Oracle Project Management Cloud: Roadmap and Investment Strategy [SPT2189]

Liam Boyd, Senior Director, PPM Product Strategy, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 03:00 PM - 03:20 PM | W175C - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Oracle Project Management Cloud: Roadmap and Investment Strategy [SPT2189]

Liam Boyd, Senior Director, PPM Product Strategy, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 03:00 PM - 03:20 PM | W175C - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Solution Spotlight

Experience: Modern Finance Experience

Audience: Executive, LOB Management, Business End User, Business Analyst, Business Analyst/Product Admin/IT

Finance Focus: Project Management

Join this session to learn how Oracle’s continuous investment in Project Management Cloud is delivering service excellence, driving innovation and industry depth, and shaping the future of project business applications, so that project enterprises can thrive and grow their business in the digital economy. This session previews Oracle’s roadmap for emerging technologies in the project applications, showcases planned enhancements, and highlights companies that are driving benefits and delivering value to their project organizations by adopting Oracle’s cloud solutions.

MBX Keynote: How Oracle Helps Customers Succeed [KEY1008]

Safra Catz, Chief Executive Officer, Oracle

Gerri Martin-Flickinger, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Starbucks

Wednesday, March 25 | 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM | Skyline A-D

MBX Keynote: How Oracle Helps Customers Succeed [KEY1008]

Safra Catz, Chief Executive Officer, Oracle

Gerri Martin-Flickinger, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Starbucks

Wednesday, March 25 | 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM | Skyline A-D

Experience: Modern Customer Experience, Modern Finance Experience, Modern
HR Experience, Modern Supply Chain Experience
Session Type: MBX Keynote

 

All modern organizations will transition their business functions to the cloud for increased efficiency, lower cost, and additional resources to focus on innovation. Data and analytics, enabled by embedded machine learning and artificial intelligence will be the key resource for decision-making. Delivering value will depend on getting the right data at the right time. Oracle’s Gen 2 Cloud infrastructure and suite of cloud applications is driving digital transformation and providing customers and employees with the means to succeed and thrive. Join Oracle CEO Safra Catz as she discusses the transformation experience and why rapid innovation is critical to meeting customer expectations and driving growth.

The Smartest Warehouse: Oracle Warehouse Management Cloud [FUT2039]

Diego Pantoja-Navajas, Vice President, WMS Cloud Development, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM | W184D - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

The Smartest Warehouse: Oracle Warehouse Management Cloud [FUT2039]

Diego Pantoja-Navajas, Vice President, WMS Cloud Development, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM | W184D - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Experience: Modern Supply Chain Experience

Audience: Executive, LOB Management, Business Analyst

Supply Chain Focus: Logistics

Session Type: Future Of Series

It’s a multichannel world where manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, and logistics service providers have to be ready and able to fulfill customer orders along any point of the supply chain. The warehouse of the future needs to reduce operational costs, accelerate cycle times, and connect businesses to the data and intelligence flowing through their facilities. In this session see how the Internet of Things, robotics, augmented reality, digital assistants, machine learning, and autonomous databases are being used today to drive innovation in fulfillment execution. Also hear customers directly share the benefits of moving their warehouse management operations to Oracle Warehouse Management Cloud.

Utilizing Machine Learning to Improve Logistics and Order Management Performance [MAP2046]

Alison Schofield, Product Strategy Director, Oracle

Evelyn Mei, Senior Product Strategy Manager, Oracle

Gopal Ratnam, Senior Director of Product Management and Strategy, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM | W185BC - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Utilizing Machine Learning to Improve Logistics and Order Management Performance [MAP2046]

Alison Schofield, Product Strategy Director, Oracle

Evelyn Mei, Senior Product Strategy Manager, Oracle

Gopal Ratnam, Senior Director of Product Management and Strategy, Oracle

Tuesday, March 24 | 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM | W185BC - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Roadmap

Experience: Modern Supply Chain Experience

Audience: Executive, LOB Management, Business Analyst

Supply Chain Focus: Logistics, Order Management

In today’s data-driven world, organizations are looking at adaptive intelligence and machine learning to revolutionize supply chains. However, predictions alone do not add value; they must be included in a business process to become actionable. In this session discover the latest innovations in predictive analytics and how this can improve performance in order fulfillment and transportation processes.

MBX Keynote [KEY1685]

Erik Brynjolfsson, Professor, MIT-Sloan and Director, MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy

Thursday, March 26 | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Skyline A-D

MBX Keynote [KEY1685]

Erik Brynjolfsson, Professor, MIT-Sloan and Director, MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy

Thursday, March 26 | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Skyline A-D

MBX Thursday Keynote

Experience: Modern Customer Experience, Modern Finance Experience, Modern HR Experience, Modern Supply Chain Experience
Session Type: MBX Keynote

AI in the Enterprise: Avoiding the Hype and Realizing the Value [SPT2142]

Clive Swan, Senior Vice President, Applications Development, Oracle

Wednesday, March 25 | 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM | W184D - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

AI in the Enterprise: Avoiding the Hype and Realizing the Value [SPT2142]

Clive Swan, Senior Vice President, Applications Development, Oracle

Wednesday, March 25 | 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM | W184D - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Solution Spotlight

Experience: Modern Customer Experience, Modern Finance Experience, Modern HR Experience, Modern Supply Chain Experience

Audience: Executive, LOB Management, Business End User, Business Analyst

Customer Experience Focus: Marketing, Sales, Cross-CX

Human Resources Theme: Work Made Human, HR Innovation

Finance Focus: Artificial Intelligence

Supply Chain Focus: End-to-End Supply Chain, Internet of Things (IoT)/Blockchain

Marketing Theme: Marketing Innovation and Leadership

Business leaders face a new reality defined by skyrocketing expectations and unpredictable change. Through the power of artificial intelligence and smart data, enterprises can amplify their business results to stay ahead of the competition. In this session discover what AI can do for your business and let explore the five major myths of AI and what the reality is. Learn to identify and overcome key barriers to AI adoption and discover why people are always at the center of effective AI solutions.

Connected Data for Today's Connected Consumers [SPT2014]

Niraj Deo, Oracle

Wednesday, March 25 | 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM | W183B - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Connected Data for Today's Connected Consumers [SPT2014]

Niraj Deo, Oracle

Wednesday, March 25 | 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM | W183B - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Solution Spotlight

Experience: Modern Customer Experience

Audience: Executive, LOB Management, Business End User

Customer Experience Focus: Marketing

Marketing Theme: Marketing Data and Intelligence

Consumer expectations have changed at an unprecedented rate. Consider this: in a world of 7 billion people, 5 billion have smartphones and are engaging in digital experiences that weren’t even a thought a decade ago. Customers are accustomed to exploring and buying on the go, rewarding brands capable of delivering on whatever channel and buying stage. Data is the new currency of businesses and it’s reshaping the way brands provide the authentic experiences that consumers expect to receive. But disconnected data and experiences are still a challenge, and most solutions don’t do enough to help marketers connect data-driven experiences. In this session learn about effective data solutions that unlock connected experiences and intelligence for your brand.

Lead Management Best Practices for Customer Engagement [BST2134]

Jennifer Wagner, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Oracle

Zach Monroe, Director, Marketing Operations, automotiveMastermind

Tuesday, March 24 | 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM | W185A - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Lead Management Best Practices for Customer Engagement [BST2134]

Jennifer Wagner, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Oracle

Zach Monroe, Director, Marketing Operations, automotiveMastermind

Tuesday, March 24 | 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM | W185A - Level 1 West Building (McCormick Place)

Session Type: Business Best Practices

Experience: Modern Customer Experience

Audience: LOB Management, Business End User

Customer Experience Focus: Marketing

Marketing Theme: B2B Marketing

Ever wonder how other B2B organizations approach lead management for their customers versus net new acquisitions? In this session learn the top considerations for marketers when building lead management programs to measure engagement and identify the best cross-sell and up-sell opportunities using Oracle Eloqua. And hear how automotiveMastermind is reshaping its marketing program to work with a subscription business model by using behavioral data to retarget customers in its focus on retention and growth.