As October 11 approaches, we are looking forward to Oracle OpenWorld 2009—over 1800 sessions, 400 partner exhibits, keynotes from the world’s technology leaders, hands-on labs, several special networking events, and more. A highlight for us at OpenWorld every year is talking to people and hearing their questions and comments, where we always come away with new ideas and a greater appreciation for the hard work that people put into getting certified and building their careers.
This is the first year all Oracle Certification holders are invited to the Oracle Certification Program (OCP) lounge. So whether you hold a Master, Professional, Expert, or Associate Oracle certification, you are welcome to mingle and network with other Oracle certified OpenWorld attendees. The lounge provides an exclusive space for our most valued product experts and offers a relaxing environment, informal meeting place, and light snacks. Additionally, the lounge has an online lab with access to FREE Self Test Software Practice Exams.
And, if you are considering becoming Oracle Certified, or want to upgrade your certification, Oracle Certification Program staff are available outside the lounge area to answer all your questions.
- Moscone South Mezzanine, Room 250
- Monday, October 12 – 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 13 - 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, October 14 - 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Thursday, October 15 - 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
We will not be doing onsite testing or exam cram this year, however, we will continue to operate the Oracle Certification Program lounge in Moscone South (room 250), and we have added two certification-related Power Sessions.
Five Easy Steps to Earning an Oracle Certification
Paul Sorensen – Wed Oct 14th (1:00p)
Oracle Certification is the #1 keyword search on oracle.com. We know that you are interested in what it takes to be certified. So attend this power session and learn everything you’ve always wanted to know about the Oracle Certification Program. In this 30-minute session, you’ll hear about each step of the path to certification—from preparation and training to exams and the application process. Get details about the training curricula recommended for more than 60 Oracle technology certifications as well as about the benefits and perks of becoming certified. Oracle certification holders around the world enjoy job satisfaction, professional advancement, and higher salaries. Find out how you can join this exclusive community.
Session ID: S307662
Achieving Oracle Certification: Tips and Advice from an Oracle Certified Master”
Jay Norton – Wed Oct 14th (1:45p)
Prepare for your Oracle Certification credential by joining a lively session with Oracle University instructor, training manager, and Oracle Certified Master (OCM) Jay Norton. Get practical suggestions and tips, ask questions, and hear Jay’s advice about the latest Oracle technology updates. In this 30-minute session, Norton also explains the benefits and perks of becoming certified. Certified professionals around the world enjoy job satisfaction, professional advancement, increased salaries, and the prestige of joining an elite group of technology experts. Oracle University offers more than 60 independent credentials across database, middleware, applications, industries, and Linux. Find out how you can join this exclusive community.
Session ID: S307661
Several of us from the Oracle Certification team will be at OpenWorld this year. Since we spend much of the year communicating by email/blog/web, we get excited to meet the humans behind the emails. So whether you’re recently certified, a certified veteran, or even just wondering about Oracle Certification, please stop and see us. You’ll find us at the OCP Lounge at Moscone South / Room 250.