Heli Helskyaho is the CEO for Miracle Finland Oy and an Ambassador for EOUC (EMEA Oracle Users Group Community). Heli holds a Master’s degree (Computer Science) from the University of Helsinki and she is specialized on databases. At the moment she is working on her doctoral studies, researching and teaching at the University of Helsinki. Her research areas cover Big Data, multi-model databases, schema discovery and methods and tools for utilizing semi-structured data for decision making.
Alex Nuijten is an independent consultant (allAPEX), specializing in Oracle database development with PL/SQL and Oracle Application Express (APEX) and member of the Smart4APEX Guild.
Besides his consultancy work, he conducts training classes, mainly in APEX, SQL and PL/SQL. Alex has been a speaker at numerous international conferences, such as ODTUG, Oracle Open World, UKOUG, IOUG, OUGF, BGOUG, OGH APEX World and OBUG. For his presentations, Alex received several Best Speaker awards.
Roel started a long time ago using Oracle RDBMS 5, Oracle Forms 2.3, RPT/RPF and Oracle*Case 4.5. Since a few years, he focuses mainly on Oracle Application Express.
Roel has been a speaker on UKOUG, OOW, Collaborate, ODTUG’s KSCOPE and a number of local Oracle User Groups. Within ODTUG he acted as the APEX Content Lead for the Kscope14 and KScope15 conferences and is a member of the Board of Directors.
Richard Martens has been involved in information technology for more than 15 years. He started as a web developer using the Oracle database as no more than data storage. Richard has been responsible for major European multilingual websites and has been working with the Oracle database since 2000. During those years, he developed himself using a multitude of technologies and specialized in PL/SQL and Oracle APEX. With APEX, he combines the things he loves most: the Oracle database and web technologies.
Niall Mc Phillips
Niall Mc Phillips has been developing using Oracle since Oracle V5, has been using Oracle PL/SQL Web technologies since 1995 and Oracle APEX since 2005. Niall has developed a number of large, multi-lingual applications for multinational companies and organizations all over the world. Several of these receive tens of millions of views per year. Niall is a strong believer in APEX solutions because of their stability, scalability, and rapid development speed. Niall is the organiser of the Swiss APEX Meetup group.
Jeroen is a Business Development Manager for Business Analytics and Machine Learning in Oracle. He educates prospects of the benefits that this technology brings as well as how to actually realize it.
Jeroen has over 10 years of background in technical and functional consulting and has designed and implemented a variety of Oracle solutions for customers through different industries.
Juan Carlos Ruíz Rico
Juan Carlos is a Cloud Platform Presales Consultant at Oracle, where he supports the expansion of the Oracle Cloud business in Spain and Portugal. JC was born and graduated in Computer Science in Malaga and joined the company in 2013 as an intern at the same time of the 1st release of Oracle’s PaaS and IaaS services and continues his career in a proud and successful way. Alongside technology, his main passion is spending time with his family and friends.