Ascend 2024

Ascend unites two of Oracle’s largest user groups for unique, high-value, opportunities for users and partners alike.

OATUG (Oracle Applications & Technology Users Group) and

OHUG (Oracle HCM Users Group) are bringing together Oracle customers and partners for:

  • Education
  • Networking
  • Problem-solving sessions and insight exchange

Build Your Business Case for Attending Ascend


Do you need managerial approval to attend Ascend? Let us help you make the case to leadership to invest in training and continuing education. The materials in this section will help you to communicate the value of participation when requesting budgetary approval.

If you have career discussions with your manager, tie your career goals and development to the training opportunities you need, then present the relevant educational opportunities offered at Ascend. Explain your strategies for sharing and applying the information you bring back.

Share the Facts. At Ascend You Can:

  • Participate in 14 hours of breakout sessions over three days
  • Participate in two additional hours of customer roundtable sessions
  • Earn CPE credits
  • Evaluate potential partners
  • Gain perspective from big-picture keynotes
  • Take advantage of nearly non-stop networking
  • Get all your questions answered
  • And, it’s all under one roof

Review Educational Offerings

Review the education tracks to see what’s being offered. Later, use the online agenda builder to find the sessions you need to attend to advance your current and future projects.

Customized Letter to a Manager

Customize this letter for your manager (Microsoft Word file) to describe the value of attending and request approval. Pair it with your agenda.

Calculating the Ascend Return on Investment (ROI)

Use the expense worksheet (Microsoft Excel file) to develop a cost estimate for attending. 

Many exhibitor options are here for you to create your perfect show!

We have everything for you to make Ascend 2024 your perfect show- from booth size to your sponsored events, we have it all waiting for you.

The Ascend Partner Pavilion includes a no-shipping, plug-and-play option: our Deluxe kiosk is perfect for the smaller team. We have designed it with you in mind- many different options to match your team's needs! We even offer a turnkey option booth package for our 10x10 and 10x20 options - please contact Michelle Trias for more info!

Interested in a sponsorship opportunity for 2024 Ascend? 

We have many new and exciting options to get the attention of your perfect customer.

Stand out at Ascend 2024!

Contact us today 

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