Kscope15 Begins!


June 21st, 2015

Kscope15, where the smartest people on the planet working in the Oracle stack gather to share knowledge and have some fun, kicks off today, Sunday, June 21, in Hollywood Florida.

The conference offers great content from developers, administrators, architects, and business users, etc. and TopDown’s thought leaders are delivering some of this content at seven sessions and on a Planning Panel (for details, click here). In the meantime, below is a reminder of the titles, dates, and times of the TopDown sessions with an added bonus of, “what’s cool about this session in one sentence.”

To Allocate or not to allocate in Planning –That is the Question?
Nicholas Blazosky, Senior Consultant
Monday, June 22, Session 2, 9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Your planning allocation questions answered in one hour…

Smart View Power Tools: Break New Analytical Ground with Smart Query
Ron Moore, Solutions Architect
Monday, June 22, Session 4, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
This is where you’ll learn about the new analytical power that can change the way you use Smart View!

Enjoy Better MDX for Financial Metrics: from Design to Online Help
Ted Hollenberg, Time Warner Cable, and Ron Moore, Solutions Architect
Tuesday, June 23, Session 9, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Help is on the way!

HFM and Planning Best Friends Forever?
Ludovic De Paz, Solutions Architect, and Brian Willson, Solutions Director
Tuesday, June 23, Session 9, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Lots of great real-world examples of how these two applications are true besties!

Advanced Calculations in Calc Manager
Ron Moore, Solutions Architect
Wednesday, June 24, Session 13, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Access and reuse those advanced calculations is the name of the efficiency game, and that’s what you’ll learn from Ron.

JavaScript Property Formulas within DRM
Steve Davis, Principal Architect
Wednesday, June 24, Session 14, 1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Javascripts coming to you live from KScope15, and you’ll leave knowing how to apply them to DRM.

Workforce Planning—Making the Out-of-the-Box Solution Work in the Real World
Juan Porter, President & CEO, and Paul Hoch, Principal Architect
Wednesday, June 24, Session 15, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
WorkForce Planning—a product that’s more misunderstood, than broken (doesn’t work)—but if you attend this session, you’ll leave knowing how to use it.

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