April 2017 2-6

Las Vegas, NV

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
Agenda At-a-Glance

Great things happen when we Collaborate

Where Oracle Business Application Users and Decision Makers Conquer Challenges together.

COLLABORATE 17- Quest Forum goes further by offering a wide variety of education and networking opportunities, including:

  • Transformational content on today’s hot topics
  • The latest information on JD Edwards, PeopleSoft, Cloud Applications and Primavera product releases
  • An expansive exhibit hall showcasing a wide variety of vendor solutions

Save 30% on registration through March 29!

Increase your value at COLLABORATE

COLLABORATE 17 features 1,250+ education and networking sessions designed to help companies optimize their systems and help attendees maximize their value. Learn from peers and the people who build and work on JD Edwards, PeopleSoft, Primavera, and Oracle Cloud platforms.

Don't see your product here? Don't Worry!

COLLABORATE has education and networking for the whole range of Oracle products, as well as great content around all areas of I.T.!


Networking Opportunities

Gain valuable tips, insights and information from customers using the same product modules and/or in the same industry as your organization by connecting with others.

Don't miss out on opportunities throughout the week to connect with others outside the classroom!

All Networking By Day     Agenda At-a-Glance

Exclusive Quest Programs

Women in Technology Luncheon

With Special Guest Michelle L. Hayworth,
688th Cyberspace Wing
Meet your peers early in the conference program to make the most out of your networking experiences throughout the week.

Learn More

Executive Offerings at COLLABORATE

For Executives and Decision Makers
 
Quest provides a series of programs over the week specifically designed to help executives and decision makers get the most value from COLLABORATE. These programs range from exclusive networking receptions and luncheons to valuable content tailored for business leaders.

JD Edwards Executive Programs     PeopleSoft Executive Programs

The breadth of great content helps us define a better team strategy. — COLLABORATE Attendee

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Save 30% on registration through March 29


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Join Quest! Members receive discounts of $300-500 off Collaborate registration.
 
Member Benefits

2

Reserve a hotel room through the link below. Save your acknowledgement number.
 
Reserve Room

3

Register before the earlybird deadline and use your hotel code to save $200 off your registration fee. Register four or more and save an extra $300+.
 
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Update registration information, pay a balance & more
 
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Convince Your Boss

Need to justify the expense of your trip? Download the COLLABORATE Justification Letter here.
 
COLLABORATE 17 Justification

Presenter Portal

Keep up with speaker to-do's and education track descriptions here.

Presenter Portal
Presenter Resources
Track Descriptions

CPE Information

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

This is the one place to get the functional and technical content
that is needed across the Oracle platforms. — COLLABORATE JD Edwards Attendee

Keynotes

COLLABORATE Keynote

Jenn Lim, Zappos.com

CEO & Chief Happiness Officer of Delivering Happiness
Culture Book Creator and Consultant
Monday, April 3, 2017  |  8:30 - 9:30 am

Delivering Happiness is a company Jenn Lim and Tony Hsieh (CEO of Zappos.com) co-founded to inspire science-based happiness, passion and purpose at work, home and in everyday life. Learn how companies with a higher sense of purpose outperform the others. 15 years of research show happiness increases every positive business outcome.

COLLABORATE Oracle Keynote

Wednesday, April 5, 2017  |  8:30 - 9:30 am

COLLABORATE Vendor Keynote

Tuesday, April 4, 2017  |  8:30 - 9:30 am
Tuesday, April 4, 2017  |  2:45 - 3:45 pm

We are on the cusp of a vital transformation, and the future of JD Edwards is in the Cloud. How can your organization thrive with JD Edwards beyond the end of 9.2 support in 2023? What does the ERP of the future look like? Join us for a fun filled session - which we promise will be 'super'- and learn directly from a CIO how simple and fast migrating to the Public Cloud can be. We will dispel myths about the future of JDE and why it's in the best interest of your organization to migrate to the Public Cloud.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017  |  2:45 - 3:45 pm

Inundated with 'Cloud' and SaaS application messaging many PeopleSoft customers relegate Cloud technologies as solely a future consideration not applicable to their current licensed PeopleSoft applications. This session covers a number of Cloud and internet technologies and solutions customers can and should leverage today with their current PeopleSoft environments.


 

We get to see how companies across industries are solving some of the same challenges we are facing. — COLLABORATE Attendee

Exhibitor Showcase

COLLABORATE features 200+ exhibiting companies with cutting-edge solutions, ideas, and products to help enhance your entire Oracle ecosystem. Get access to all the solution providers you need...all under one roof!


Exhibitor Showcase Information

Come meet some of our world-class solution providers, play a game of Questopoly, visit the Oracle DEMOgrounds, and network with other users on our Exhibitor Showcase! Check the Agenda At-a-Glance for exhibitor hours.

Agenda At-a-Glance
Exhibitor Directory
Hall Map

Quest Membership Booth

  • Learn how to make the most of your membership
  • Find out how to leverage our community
  • Connect with Quest staff, board members and other PeopleSoft and JD Edwards users
  • Take a break and recharge at our charging station
  • Get information about COLLABORATE events


 

Exhibitor and Sponsor Portal

For Vendor Membership and sponsorship information, please contact the Quest Vendor Relations team.

Exhibitor Contract
Freeman Kit
Freeman Kit - PDF
Marketing Kit
Logistics Webinar
Logistics PPT

Interested in Exhibiting at Collaborate?

Please feel free to reach out to the Quest Vendor Relations team for more information about how you can participate!

Austin Demuth

Austin Demuth

Fulfillment Coordinator
 austin.demuth@questdirect.org
 859.219.3597
Michael Marks

Michael Marks

Account Executive
 michael.marks@questdirect.org
 859.219.3591
John Nisbet

John Nisbet

Account Executive
 john.nisbet@questdirect.org
 859.226.4271
Matt Whitaker

Matt Whitaker

Account Executive
 matt.whitaker@questdirect.org
 859.226.4271

Hotel & Travel

Things to Remember Before Making Your Hotel Reservations

  1. Attendees that book outside the Quest hotel block will incur a $200 fee* for all registration types. You will need your hotel acknowledgement 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.
  2. Quest's 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

Mandalay Bay Room 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd · Las Vegas, NV 89119

Through January 31, 2017: Rate: $205
February 1 – February 28, 2017: Rate: $215
March 1 – March 10, 2017: Rate: $225
 
To make a reservation, please call 877-632-9001 or 702-632-9000 and reference the Quest International conference block.
 
Reserve Room
Hotel Amenities

Delano Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay

Mandalay Bay Room 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd · Las Vegas, NV 89119

Through January 31, 2017: Rate: $235
February 1 – February 28, 2017: Rate: $245
March 1 – March 10, 2017: Rate: $255
 
To make a reservation, please call 877-632-9001 or 702-632-9000 and reference the Quest International conference block.
 
Reserve Room
Hotel Amenities

Luxor Las Vegas

Luxor Room 3900 Las Vegas Blvd South · Las Vegas, NV 89119

Special conference hotel rates for attendees and government employees.
 
Reserve Room - SOLD OUT
Government Employees *
Hotel Amenities

*The government rate for Luxor Resort & Casino for COLLABORATE 17 is $102.00 per night plus tax. Must show government photo ID to actually check-in with government rate.

Lodging Footnotes

*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.
 
Please only book your housing through this site. Several organizations have been deliberately misrepresenting themselves as COLLABORATE's official housing vendor. They often include hidden fees, may not guarantee room types, or may be a scam altogether.

Travel

McCarran International Airport

5757 Wayne Newton Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89111


McCarran International
 

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LAS Xpress
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Exclusive Offer for COLLABORATE Attendees

Cirque du Soleil is pleased to offer savings on select performances

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Save up to 10% on Flights

Quest has secured discounts with Delta and United for travel to Las Vegas for COLLABORATE 17:
United Airlines® will offer up to 10% off applicable classes of service for tickets purchased more than 30 days prior to COLLABORATE 17. Reservations can be made by calling 800-426-1122 or by booking online at united.com. Service fees apply. When booking your flight, reference code: ZWB6 and Agreement Code: 230594. Restrictions apply and not all classes of service apply for the discount.


 
Delta Airlines® will offer up to 10% off unrestricted fares, 5% off most nonrefundable fares, 2% off the lowest nonrefundable fares in North American (All 50 U.S. states and Canada). Reservations and ticketing is available via the Delta website or by calling the Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge will apply for booking by phone. When booking online, select Meeting Event Code and enter your Meeting ID (NMPJS) in the box provided on the Search Flight page.
 
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Questions?

Get in Touch

For immediate questions, please contact the Quest registration team Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time or via registration@questdirect.org. To submit a cancellation or substitution, or even to print a receipt, To submit a cancellation or substitution, or even to print a receipt, please visit our myConference online registration management tool.
U.S. and Canada: 1.800.225.0517
Worldwide Direct Dial: +1.859.226.4307
Fax: +1.859.226.4338
 
For international travel visa requests, please contact Jeff Willett.

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