Accepted AMIS Oracle Open World Presentations


Today me colleagues Lucas, Gerwin and I got some nice “Oracle Open World Welcome Notification” e-mails from the Oracle Open World 2008 team. We are happy to announce that until now a grand total of 4 presentations were accepted. As it said in the header of the e-mail messages: “We would like to invite you to be a speaker for Oracle OpenWorld 2008 in San
Francisco, California.”

Lucas’ accepted presentation for OOW2K8 is the following:

Session ID: S300194
Session Title: Did We Spoil the End User? Building Personalization into JavaServer Faces Technology-Based Applications
Track: Oracle Develop: Service-Oriented Architecture

Gerwins presentation for OOW2K8 is the following:

Session ID: S300193
Session Title: Jumping The GAPP
Track: Oracle Develop: Service-Oriented Architecture

My selected presentations for OOW2K8 are:

Session ID: S298824
Session Title: Real-World Experience with Oracle XML Database 11g: An Oracle ACE’s Perspective
Track: Oracle Develop: Database

Session ID: S300192
Session Title: XMLDB: Building Blocks and Best Practices
Track: Database

This will be my first time presenting on such a big event like Oracle Open World. I don’t chicken out yet, but thinking about it makes me a little bit nervous. I am glad I still have some time to prepare my stuff.


About Author

Marco Gralike, working for AMIS Services BV as a Principal Oracle Database Consultant in the Netherlands, has experience as a DBA since 1994 (Oracle 6). Marco is also eager and skillful in other fields, like Operating System Administration and Application Servers, mainly to find working, performing solutions. Marco has been specializing in Oracle XMLDB, since 2003, focusing on his old love, database administration and performance.He is an Oracle XMLDB enthusiast ever since. He is also a dedicated contributor of the Oracle User Group community, helping people with their steep XMLDB learning curve. To this purpose, Marco also devoted his personal blog site to XMLDB and other Oracle issues. Marco is a member of the OakTable network and an Oracle ACE Director (specialization Oracle XMLDB).


  1. Marco Gralike on

    @Dimitri: While being there, have a look at session S298825 (“Oracle Application Express and Oracle XML Database: A Match Made in the Database” by Mark Drake). Knowing Mark, this will rock your socks off…