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January 20

15:00 - 16:00   Start Times Around the World


Spatial and Maps in Oracle Database Office Hours
With spatial features - now included for free with all editions of Oracle Database – you can store, manage, and query all forms of spatial workloads and data sets, and create maps to visualize and interact with your data. In this series, we’ll discuss the many spatial and mapping features available to you, and walk you through step by step demos and use cases to help you create your own spatial applications.

Your Experts

Jean Ihm
Jean Ihm, Product Manager    
Jean Ihm is a product manager for Oracle's spatial and graph technologies for database, big data, and cloud platforms. She interacts with customers and partners worldwide, works on product release activities, engages with presales, and helps organize user events. She serves as Oracle liaison to the Spatial and Graph SIG user group, and is a member of the BIWA conference committee. She received a bachelor's degree from MIT, and a law degree from the University of California, Berkeley. She is based at Oracle HQ in Redwood Shores, California.
Hans Viehmann
Hans Viehmann, Product Manager - Spatial and Graph    
Hans Viehmann works for Oracle as Product Manager for spatial and graph technologies on both the Database and Big Data platforms. He holds a degree in Physics from Hamburg University and started his career in Research before joining Oracle over twenty-five years ago. After various positions in Presales and Business Development, he joined the Product Management Team in 2011. He is responsible for the outbound product managers on the Oracle spatial and graph team. With his team, he looks after strategic projects and partnerships, marketing activities, as well as internal awareness around Oracle's spatial and graph technologies worldwide. He works closely with various Oracle User Groups and helped establish Spatial and Graph Special Interest Groups in several countries. He is a regular speaker at conferences and user group events and serves on the advisory board of InGeoForum, Germany.
Carol Palmer
Carol Palmer, Senior Principal Product Manager
Oracle Spatial and Graph Product Management, Oracle liaison to the Spatial and Graph SIG user group