COLLABORATE 16, the technology and applications forum for the Oracle community. The Quest Forum at COLLABORATE 16 is the home for PeopleSoft, JD Edwards and Oracle Fusion users

 

The COLLABORATE 16 Call for Presentations is OPEN! Use the link below to share your story.

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

  • CPE Credits

    Quest International Users Group is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

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    See what education, networking and special events were at COLLABORATE 15.

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  • Questions? Get in touch

    For questions regarding COLLABORATE 16, please contact our team Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time or via registration@questdirect.org.

    U.S. and Canada - 1.800.225.0517 Worldwide Direct Dial - +1.859.226.4307 Fax +1.859.226.4338

 

WHAT IS COLLABORATE?

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COLLABORATE is the macro-level conference for Oracle business applications users and IT decision makers, offering a wide variety of professional development and training opportunities; Edge product solutions and education; major Oracle announcements, including new PeopleSoft and JD Edwards release information; and strategies for current and future products and issues.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

 

If you are a C-Level or Management Executive, or a functional, technical, or techno-functional user looking to stay ahead of the curve, this conference is for you! With more than 1,250 sessions and tons of networking opportunities,COLLABORATE delivers not only a macro-level view of the Oracle ecosystem, but also targeted education for your product, a wide variety of best practice sessions, and real-world concepts – all designed to help you boost results all year long.

 

COLLABORATE 15 BY THE NUMBERS

 

  • 5,500+ attendees

  • 1,250+ sessions

  • 38 Quest SIG meetings

  • 365 JD Edwards & PeopleSoft sessions

  • 253 Booths in the Exhibitor Showcase

  • 400+ Oracle Representative Attendees

  • 17 Quest Distinguished Service Awards Given

 

The COLLABORATE 16 Call for Presentations is OPEN! Use the link below to share your story.

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

  • CPE Credits

    Quest International Users Group is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

  • Download Program

    See what education, networking and special events were at COLLABORATE 15.

    READ NOW
  • Questions? Get in touch

    For questions regarding COLLABORATE 16, please contact our team Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time or via registration@questdirect.org.

    U.S. and Canada - 1.800.225.0517 Worldwide Direct Dial - +1.859.226.4307 Fax +1.859.226.4338

Education

 

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS IS NOW LIVE

COLLABORATE 2016 call for presentation is open now until November 6th, 2015. Quest is looking for robust and innovative knowledge in our JD Edwards and PeopleSoft communities to help keep our members current and informed. This knowledge can be shared through experiences, lessons learned, tips and techniques, implementation stories and more at Oracle’s largest annual users conference.

 

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

 

 

Don’t forget, Quest hosts ALL the JD Edwards and PeopleSoft content for COLLABORATE, plus any products and services that support those products. Customer and vendor presentations are accepted.

 

Knowing what we need and submitting your brief abstract also couldn’t be easier. Just take a look at our three easy steps below.

 

STEP ONE

What to Talk About - See all the tracks we want to cover plus a list of content ideas divided by functional, technical and function/technical given straight from the customer community.

 

 

 

STEP TWO

Deciding How to Submit Your Topic - Review submission tips on how to get selected, the different formats you can present in, and how to tag to get the best exposure.

 

PRESENTER RESOURCES

 

 

STEP THREE

Submit Your Presentation - The call for presentations only requires a brief abstract and a few objectives to submit. Share your story with the community by using the link below.

 

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

 

 

SPEAKING AT COLLABORATE?

 

Are you interested in presenting a session at COLLABORATE 16?  Keep up with speaker to-do's and education track descriptions here.

 

 

 

 

BENEFITS OF PRESENTING

 

Presenting at a Quest Event delivers more than a “free ticket”, read this value proposition for more information.

 

BENEFITS OF PRESENTING

 

The COLLABORATE 16 Call for Presentations is OPEN! Use the link below to share your story.

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

  • CPE Credits

    Quest International Users Group is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

  • Download Program

    See what education, networking and special events were at COLLABORATE 15.

    READ NOW
  • Questions? Get in touch

    For questions regarding COLLABORATE 16, please contact our team Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time or via registration@questdirect.org.

    U.S. and Canada - 1.800.225.0517 Worldwide Direct Dial - +1.859.226.4307 Fax +1.859.226.4338

HOTEL AND TRAVEL

 

1. Links to book online at the special conference rates listed below go live early November.

2. Attendees that book outside the Quest hotel block will incur a $200 fee* for all registration types. You will need your hotel confirmation number to enter into the conference registration tool to waive the $200 fee. If you have two people in your room, please note that when booking your room so the reservation code will work for both occupants during registration.

3. Special conference room rates include:
•Room rates include in-room wireless Internet and access to fitness facility.
•Add 12% tax to room rates listed below.

 

  • Mandalay Bay - COLLABORATE 16 Headquarter Hotel
    • Mandalay Bay - Room renovations complete by 2016

    • 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd

    • Las Vegas, NV 89119


    • Through January 31, 2016: Rate: $199
      February 1 – February 29, 2016: Rate: $209
      March 1 – March 18, 2016: Rate: $219

     

    For the convenience of each conference attendee staying within the COLLABORATE 16 conference block at the Mandalay Bay and the Delano, a daily Resort Fee will be waived (regularly $25) but attendees will still receive the following benefits: in-room wireless internet, cardio center admission (does not include Spa access), daily newspaper, local and 800-number calls, outgoing faxes and boarding pass printing at the Hotel Business Center. Inclusions are subject to change without notice. The Cardio Center is located on the Beach Level of the Mandalay Bay tower next to the doors of the Four Season Hotel.

 

 

  • Delano Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay
    • Delano Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay (formerly theHotel)

    • 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd

    • Las Vegas, NV 89119


    • Through January 31, 2016: Rate: $229
      February 1 – February 29, 2016: Rate: $239
      March 1 – March 18, 2016: Rate: $249

     

    For the convenience of each conference attendee staying within the COLLABORATE 16 conference block at the Mandalay Bay and the Delano, a daily Resort Fee will be waived (regularly $25) but attendees will still receive the following benefits: in-room wireless internet, cardio center admission (does not include Spa access), daily newspaper, local and 800-number calls, outgoing faxes and boarding pass printing at the Hotel Business Center. Inclusions are subject to change without notice. The Cardio Center is located on the Beach Level of the Mandalay Bay tower next to the doors of the Four Season Hotel.

 

 

  • Luxor

     

     

    For the convenience of each conference attendee staying within the COLLABORATE 16 conference block at the Luxor, a daily Resort Fee will be waived (regularly $18) but attendees will still receive the following benefits: in-room wireless internet, in-room wired internet, daily newspaper, Nurture Fitness Center admission, and unlimited local, domestic long-distance and toll-free telephone calls. Inclusions are subject to change without notice.

 

 

 

 

*Local county residents not requiring hotel accommodations will receive consideration for the discount, if you have a question email registration@questdirect.org. Many zip codes in the immediate area around and including downtown Las Vegas are automatically approved during the registration process.

 

**For conference registration discount based on COLLABORATE hotel occupancy, COLLABORATE organizers reserve the right to charge the full rate if hotel reservations are cancelled.

 

The COLLABORATE 16 Call for Presentations is OPEN! Use the link below to share your story.

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

  • CPE Credits

    Quest International Users Group is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

  • Download Program

    See what education, networking and special events were at COLLABORATE 15.

    READ NOW
  • Questions? Get in touch

    For questions regarding COLLABORATE 16, please contact our team Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time or via registration@questdirect.org.

    U.S. and Canada - 1.800.225.0517 Worldwide Direct Dial - +1.859.226.4307 Fax +1.859.226.4338

REGISTRATION

 

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All rates end at midnight, EST on the days noted.

Non-Members: Join Quest Before Registering to Save BIG at COLLABORATE 15 

A membership in Quest provides valuable training and networking benefits to your entire company all year and significant savings on COLLABORATE 15 registration! When two or more from your company attend COLLABORATE, the membership practically pays for itself. Join online, e-mail membership@questdirect.org or call +1 800.225.0517.

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All rates end at midnight, EST on the days noted.

Quest is offering a discount on groups of four (4) or more registrations from the same company. This registration is available online this year through the general registration link, but all 4 individuals will have to be entered together and paid for at one time with one credit card, after the 4th, others can be added separately.

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Government Employee Registration

The government rate is applicable to state and local government employees, state-owned universities, and Canadian state-owned/private universities which are a government entity. Government rates are listed above. Online registration will end April 3 and prices will go up after for onsite registration. To get the discounted rate you will need to email registration@questdirect.org confirmation of your government status and you will receive the special promotion code.

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* Single-day conference passes are valid for any one (1) day of the conference: Monday; Tuesday; Wednesday; Thursday; or Friday.
** Two-day conference passes are valid for any two (2) consecutive days of the conference: Monday/Tuesday; Tuesday/Wednesday; Wednesday/Thursday; or Thursday/Friday.

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Alumni Discount
Individual and Corporate customer members who  have attended the last two consecutive conferences are eligible for an Alumni Discount.  Please note this applies only to the individual customer who has attended and paid the full conference rate for the last two consecutive COLLABORATE conferences (i.e., COLLABORATE 13 and COLLABORATE 14). To take advantage of the Alumni Discount, please contact the Quest Conference Registration Department via e-mail at registration@questdirect.org prior to registering.

 

Speaker Registration -- Quest speaker acceptance letters, with instructions on how to receive your complimentary registration pass, have gone out. If you have not received your speaker letter, or if you have questions about whether you are eligible, please contact Jesse Howard.  

 

Exhibitor Registration -- Exhibitor registration is separate from the above registration process. If you are exhibiting, your booth lead has already received instructions on how to register through the exhibitor registration portal. If you have questions, please contact Julie Lewis.


Press and Analyst Registration
-- Members of the press and analyst communities are welcome, but must be registered and wear credentials at all times during the conference. Contact George Monticello for eligibility and registration information.


Oracle Employee Registration Options
:

  • Oracle Booth Staff & Demo Grounds - This group will be given special registration instructions from Oracle. Please await instructions to ensure you book your hotel and register properly.
  • Oracle Speakers - Speakers who qualify receive an email with their appropriate speaker code that includes instructions on how to register properly from Quest. You do not register or book your hotel through this site.
  • General Oracle Employee Registration - If you are not an Oracle speaker or booth staff for COLLABORATE 15, you can attend the conference with our low Oracle promotion rate of $1,095 if you book within the block, $1,295 if you book outside of the block. Please utilize the Oracle Employee registration page for your hotel booking and registration. Please do not book either through the Quest website.

Note: All employees must use their Oracle email and information when registering.


Quest Board and CPC/KC Members
– If you have questions, please contact Kara Forston.


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The COLLABORATE 16 Call for Presentations is OPEN! Use the link below to share your story.

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION

  • CPE Credits

    Quest International Users Group is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

  • Download Program

    See what education, networking and special events were at COLLABORATE 15.

    READ NOW
  • Questions? Get in touch

    For questions regarding COLLABORATE 16, please contact our team Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time or via registration@questdirect.org.

    U.S. and Canada - 1.800.225.0517 Worldwide Direct Dial - +1.859.226.4307 Fax +1.859.226.4338

EXHIBITORS

 

Reserve your spot now for COLLABORATE 2016. We will be at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada from Sunday, April 10th through Thursday, April 14th, 2016. Remember outside of our partners, the date you returned your contract determines when you select your booth, so get your contract in by September 1, 2015 to your account executive to save your spot in the booth selection order for 2016.

Booth selection will occur in late September 2015 for COLLABORATE 16.

 

2016 EXHIBITOR CONTRACT

 

 

PRODUCT-FOCUSED EXHIBITOR SHOWCASE

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In 2015 we had close to 250 exhibiting companies offering cutting-edge solutions, ideas and products to make the most of our customers’ Oracle investment.

Want an idea of who exhibited with Quest specifically in 2015? Please see the listing of all of Quest’s 2015 exhibitors here. Don’t let your competition show you up at COLLABORATE!

 

COLLABORATE 15 EXHIBITOR DIRECTORY

 

 

INTERESTED IN EXHIBITING AT COLLABORATE 15?

For Vendor Membership and sponsorship information, please contact the following for details:

Nita Briscoe

Fulfillment Coordinator

nita.briscoe@questdirect.org

859.226.4270

Max Clark

Account Executive

max.clark@questdirect.org

859.219.3548

Julie Lewis

Account Executive

julie.lewis@questdirect.org

859.219.3517

Michael Marks

Account Executive

michael.marks@questdirect.org

859.219.3591

Matt Whitaker

Account Executive

matt.whitaker@questdirect.org

859.219.3623

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