SOURCE: ODTUG, BI/DW SIG, and Oracle Corporation

January 23, 2006 15:30 ET

Desktop Conference 2006 -- You're Virtually There!

Access Oracle Training From Anywhere

WILMINGTON, NC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 23, 2006 --On February 21-23, 2006, a computer and an internet connection will be the only boarding passes you will need to access the most comprehensive Oracle virtual conference of 2006 -- Desktop Conference 2006. Presented jointly by the Oracle Development Tools User Group (ODTUG), the Business Intelligence/Data Warehouse Special Interest Group (BI/DW SIG), and Oracle Corporation, Desktop Conference 2006 encompasses three full days of virtual education, information, and collaboration with extensive Oracle topics and demonstrations.

Primary topics include both functional and technical sessions -- Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, J2EE Systems Development, Technical ERP, System Design and Development, Professional Development and Project Management, and HTML DB. In addition, there will be an entire track presented by Oracle Corporation plus presentations from Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) and the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG).

"This year's event will take virtual conferencing to another level. From a single access point, our members will be able to access presentations, live product demonstrations, and educational sessions from some of the top Oracle minds in the country," said Faun deHenry, BI/DW SIG President.

Sponsored by Jaros Technologies, Noetix Corporation, FMT Systems, and Business Objects, early registration for the three-day conference is only $275, which grants additional access to the Desktop Conference 2006 web site featuring several blogs plus a personal blog sign-up where attendees, presenters, and sponsors can communicate. Desktop Conference 2006 is powered by the Oracle Collaboration Suite.

According to John Jeunnette, ODTUG president, "This conference is a wonderful example of the type of benefits we provide our members and reflects the array of enhancements our members can expect from ODTUG in 2006."

For more information about ODTUG, the Desktop Conference 2006 cost, registration, and agenda, go to or go to

Oracle Development Tools User Group

ODTUG provides an active voice and channel of communication for users to express needs, requirements, concerns, and suggestions to Oracle Corporation. The organization apprises its member community of the latest information regarding the tools and development methodology. ODTUG provides topnotch education, training, and networking opportunities for professional growth and expertise in the marketplace. For more information about ODTUG, go to

Business Intelligence/Data Warehouse Special Interest Group

The BI/DW SIG addresses topics relevant to the installation, configuration, implementation, maintenance, and continued support of Oracle business intelligence and data warehouse products. For more information about the BI/DW SIG, go to

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