Posted by Kashif Manzoor on 4th May 2012
Finally we have reached to a week of Majlis 16th & 17th Apr planned as a 1st under the MEOUG name. There were lots of preparations throughout last 40-50 days to make this event as successful, finalization of agenda, getting ready with the speakers, venue finalization, communication plan, event plan etc etc……. in short it was a very good event organized by local volunteers. MEOUG Majlis was organized on in Hotel Westin, Dubai, almost 250+ attendees register for an exciting 2 days conference. Senior executives from 8 different middle east countries joined and Oracle road-map, shared by Cliff Godwin (Oracle Senior Vice President) and Nadia Bendjedou (Senior Director).
There were number of end users presentations and it was good to hear about different implementations approaches, challenges faced and the solutions implemented in different industry groups. Over all Oracle Fusion, EPM/BI and upgrade to R12 were the hot topics discussed.
On the end of day 1st there was very well organized Networking Dinner at Amphitheatre in Hotel Westin with the delicious food and good program was organised during the event is ‘Voice of Oracle Users’. .. There were no Oracle representative during this session and different customers faced their challenges being faced in Oracle account management, support, consulting, presales and overall product related technology issues. Was to hear from users what they feel about oracle products.
In the end of 2nd day, it was tiring but we all were very happy to arrange such an event based on Oracle users Community and there were surprise from Oracle Dubai team for us when they called MEOUG Board Members on stage to present certificates of appreciations…..isn’t surprise!!! It was thank you guys…..
you want to become member of MEOUG, please join us on www.meoug.com and you’re welcome…..