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Oracle Tips and Best Practices Night

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Come and join us in our next Meet up in Sydney, and listen one of the great leaders in the Oracle world “Francisco Munoz Alvarez”. Become part of his fantastic session by giving you the latest insight, tips and best practices for Oracle professionals.

Do not miss this vibrant session with “Real Tips” for real world daily database problems that not only a DBA could find. During the night, you will learn how to improve your productivity, grow your Oracle career, how to solve some real DBA problems and also learn several tips to help you to become a successful DBA. This session is based on some of the most frequent question Francisco is currently being asked on his blog and during his presentations around the world.

*** Note: Food (Subway) and Drinks would be provided to make this night even more enjoyable.

Francisco's Bio:

Francisco Munoz Alvarez has over two decades of experience in consulting, analysis, support, implementation, and migration of Oracle products. He is also an expert in most phases of a database life cycle, for example, development, stabilization, security, backup and recovery, tuning, installations, and data warehouse (ETL) with excellent implementation and support methodologies.

He is an author and popular speaker at many Oracle conferences around the world. Also the President of CLOUG (Chilean Oracle Users Group), LAOUC (Latin American Oracle Users Group Community, which is the umbrella organization for all of Latin America), and NZOUG (New Zealand Oracle Users Group). Francisco worked as an Associate Technologist for Oracle in Brazil and Chile. He was an Oracle instructor for the New Horizons Centre (Chile) and for Oracle Education (Brazil and Chile). He also worked in the first team to introduce Oracle to South America (Oracle 6 and the beta version of Oracle 7). He was also the first Master Oracle 7 Database Administrator in South America, as well as the first Latin American Oracle professional to be awarded a double ACE (ACE in 2008 and ACE Director in 2009) by Oracle HQ. In 2010, he had the privilege to receive a prestigious Oracle Magazine Editor's Choice Award as the Oracle Evangelist of the Year--a huge recognition for his outstanding achievements in the Oracle world that includes the creation and organization of the already famous OTN Tours that are the biggest Oracle evangelist events in the world. Currently, Francisco works for Pythian, which is a global leader in data management consulting and services, as the Vice President for Asia Pacific. He also maintains an Oracle blog ( and you can always contact him through this or Twitter (@fcomunoz) regarding any questions about Oracle.