Oracle Girl Geek Dinner 2018
Through the power of technology, engineering skills and support of global initiatives, Oracle is Changing Lives. Join us to discover how Oracle is supporting and empowering communities in the Bay Area and worldwide.
Come celebrate with us for an evening of conversation, networking and discovery of some of the leading technology being developed right now at Oracle. Our Girl Geek Dinner will feature delicious food and drink, great speakers and exciting demos including work by the Oracle Education Foundation and Design Tech High School, and Pepper the Robot.
We’ll have fantastic door prizes and giveaways – not to be missed!
Talk Topic: “The Rise of the Cloud Developer: Trends in Modern Application Development” by Maria Kaval
The software industry is moving along at breakneck speeds, and there are so many exciting trends in Application Development, from Serverless Functions to Digital Assistants and Blockchain.
Talk Topic: “On Empathy and Accountability” by Jenny Lam
When it comes designing things people love, empathy is core to this process. Jenny will explore methods and ideas for building more empathy and accountability into every aspect of what we do at Oracle.
Lightning talks will be followed by a panel of accomplished women in tech sharing perspectives on Oracle technologies and technical careers.
Oracle Demos will include:
“Oracle Blockchain Technology for Beer”: Video and discussion of a local brewery using Oracle Blockchain Technology for beer with beer samples!
“Leave Your World, Come Play in Our World”: Hands-on Infrastructure Technologies VR demo where in this virtual world, you are an IT solution architect (archer) whose task is to select (shoot down) the most appropriate Oracle Infrastructure Technology to meet your IT requirements, as your company journeys to the cloud.
“Internet Intelligence Map”: Internet Intelligence is powered by Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. Previously known as Dyn Research, we’ve been recording the state of the internet 24/7 for more than a decade, analyzing the connectivity of every network and every service provider in every market on earth at one-second resolution: Internet Intel.
“60 Second Groundbreaker Stories at the Video Hangout”: Attendees have an opportunity to share any 60 second story on a Green screen, which is merged with a cool background and Livestreamed out on Periscope/Twitter and late on YouTube. Details.
Over the past forty years, Oracle’s mission has been to transform our world for the better through innovative technologies that modernize cities and bridge communities—while changing lives. Emerging technologies are disrupting old paradigms and unleashing new opportunities. Oracle has embedded innovative technologies in every aspect of our cloud, enabling companies to reimagine their businesses, processes, and experiences. And the world’s #1 database is now autonomous, allowing enterprises to innovate at the speed of a startup.