Ascend 2024

Elevating Your Oracle Experience

June 17-20, 2024   Las Vegas

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Ascend is the Oracle user community event that unites functional users, IT professionals, and experts for frank discussion and practical education. Attend Ascend to find inspiration and insight to elevate your Oracle experience.

Presented by the Oracle Applications & Technology Users Group (OATUG) and Oracle HCM Users Group (OHUG), Ascend delivers reliable insights, time-and-money-saving strategies, and valuable opportunities to connect with the global user community.

Who Should Attend Ascend?

Ascend is for you

If you want to deepen your knowledge of these Oracle Products: 

  • Analytics 
  • Database 
  • E-Business Suite 
  • E-Business Suite HCM 
  • Cloud EPM  
  • Cloud ERP 
  • Cloud HCM 
  • Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 
  • Peoplesoft HCM 
  • Taleo 

If you are a functional or technical executive, manager, user or developer working in: 

  • Business Management 
  • Technology 
  • Finance & Accounting 
  • Human Resources 
  • Operations 
  • Sales & Marketing 

Conference Highlights


Boost Your Knowledge

Choose from more than 200 sessions in 10 tracks covering Oracle Applications and Technology.


Gain Insights and New Ideas

Connect with people who share your interests and find out how others are using their Oracle applications and technology in innovative ways. Plus, Oracle customers can connect in six customer-only roundtable sessions. 


Find Inspiration

Hear interesting perspectives from Oracle customers and industry experts.  Plus, discover what’s new and what’s next in the Partner Pavilion. 


Connect with Oracle

Members of Oracle product development teams, the Oracle Applications Unlimited team and Oracle Support will be attending Ascend in Las Vegas. You can meet and hear from Oracle in roadmap and strategy sessions, education sessions, workshops, and networking sessions. Bring your questions!

Program Features

Don't miss these special sessions and opportunities to connect.

OHUG Community Meet Ups

Connect with OHUG Communities: Cloud HCM, PeopleSoft HCM, EBS HCM, and Taleo. Be sure to join us for the Vote It Up sessions to make sure your requested enhancements make Oracle’s list. All attendees are welcome!

OATUG SIG Sessions

Connect and learn in OATUG Special Interest Group educational sessions. All attendees are welcome!

Oracle Hands-on Labs

Bring your laptop and learn directly from the experts on how to use:

  • E-Business Suite
  • Enterprise Command Centers
  • Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
  • Database
  • Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning

Oracle Customer Roundtables

Oracle customers, these closed-door roundtables give you the chance to speak frankly with other customers. Choose from:

  • Cloud Customer Roundtable
  • Journey to the Cloud
  • IT Directors Roundtable
  • HR Directors Roundtable
  • AI in HR Roundtable

At Ascend 2023, I loved...


“Absolutely everything.  It was my first ever Ascend conference and it was a truly incredible experience."

 - Curtis Milobar, Manager of Accounting and Accounts Payable, The Ottawa Hospital


"Rich content, several choices of sessions to attend." 

- Coleen C. Moody, Systems Analysis Manager, HRSD


“It is great to see many other customers/clients from financial services industry sailing in the same boat as us. It was great to exchange information and talk about future with like minds.” - Rajiv Dasari, Director of IT Product Management, Fidelity Investments 



Networking options and learning about new features and tools developed by third party vendors.”

- Manish Bahel, Applications Supervisor, State Corporation Commission



"The number of very knowledgeable people willing to share information and experiences.”

- Tim Reardon, Manager of Payroll, City of Jacksonville 

What to Expect









Learn More About Ascend in our Podcast


Ascend! with Carrie& Mohan - Episode 6- Interview with Meta's Naresh Miryala

Carrie Hollack (OHUG) and Mohan Dutt (OATUG) interview Naresh Miryala of Meta, who shares what he enjoys most about attending Ascend. 


Attendees in 2023




Events & Sessions