Now attend presentations remotely – via WebEx!
For COUG members and sponsors WebEx access to our live presentation sessions is free. However, due to a limited number of available spots, access will be on a first-come first-served basis. Priority will be given to attendees outside of Calgary.
 If you are not a member or a sponsor, COUG welcomes you to try this presentation for free. You may then purchase a membership if you would like to attend next year’s (2015/16) presentations.
If you would like to take advantage of this incredible opportunity, or would just like some more information, please email us at 
If you are interested in attending the WebEx session for the February presentation we need to receive your email by 10 am on Wednesday 18th February.

Date: Thursday February 19, 2014
Registration: 8:00 am
Presentation: 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Location: University of Calgary Downtown Campus
906 ­ 8th Avenue SW
Room 626

Presentation: Oracle’s Cloud Strategy and Oracle Consulting Cloud Services

This event will cover the following topics:
– Overview of Oracle’s Cloud Strategy
– Available and Upcoming Cloud Offerings
– What Does Cloud Mean to You and Your Business
– Oracle Consulting Cloud Services

Speaker: Gordon McCart , Oracle

  • Gordon McCart is currently a member of the Oracle Cloud Pursuit Team (CPT) with expertise in architecture, design, visioning of public, private and hybrid deployments.
  • Gord has over 30 years experience in the IT industry with various technical specialist and supervisory roles.
  • He was previously a part of a number of Oracle specialist groups, a member of the Sun National Support Team and a member of the StorageTek National Support Team.

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