National Capital Oracle Users Group (NATCAP-OUG or NATCAP for short, at
is the only official WDC/VA/MD area Oracle user group meeting on a
regular basis, e.g., bimonthly or
quarterly. NATCAP covers all aspects of Oracle, including DBA, Design,
Development, Data Warehousing/Business Intelligence, E-Business, Oracle Applications/ERP
(e.g. E-Business Suite aka EBS, PeopleSoft, etc),
Middleware, SOA, numerous development platforms (Java, .NET, Ruby, etc),
Server Virtualization/VM, Data Virtualization/Integration, Sun hardware and software (and
other acquired technologies), as well as third party tools which leverage
Oracle server, middleware, or other technologies.
NATCAP is accredited as an official chapter of IOUG (www.ioug.org).
IOUG is the Independent Oracle Users Group (formerly called
International Oracle Users Group), the world’s largest Oracle
related user group. NATCAP membership is FREE and if you
attend (e.g. 2 meetings per year), substantial discounts are available
should you wish to join or renew your membership in IOUG-A (IOUG of the
Americas). See Membership for
details, and Meeting
Schedule/Registration for details on upcoming events.
NOTE: Although you don't need to be an official member of NATCAP-OUG or IOUG
in order to
participate in NATCAP-OUG meetings/events, NATCAP-OUG
membership provides you with advance, detailed notification of upcoming
occur on the second or third Wednesday or Thursday of the month and last for about 2
to 3 hours. They are generally FREE (unless
stated otherwise -- extremely rare occasion such as an all-day event).
Our "usual meeting place" is currently
Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) building
at 8283 Greensboro
Drive, McLean, VA 22102 -- less than a mile from the
highway and right next to Tysons II Galleria Mall. Parking
is FREE, and DINNER is generally FREE as well. And in
this new facility, EVERYONE is welcome to come -- no more
restrictions on non-citizens :-).
See "MAP & DETAILED DIRECTIONS" Below. NATCAP has
hosted in Maryland also -- and we have moved our regular meeting
location to be closer to Maryland and Washington, DC folks (above).
We also plan to continue holding occasional events in MD/WDC proper.
MAP & DETAILED DIRECTIONS
to USUAL Location for NATCAP-OUG
and SOA SIG meetings and events:
Schedule/Registration page for more current info and details on
Some events (rarely) may be at a different location.
Click for Map and Details about our Usual meeting place:
EVENT DETAILS for
Specific Building Name/# and Room #
Ask Main Building Security Staff for "NatCap-OUG".
Booz Allen Hamilton campus in McLean/Tysons, VA
Greensboro Drive, McLean, VA 22102
Less than a mile off
the highway and right next to Tysons II Galleria Mall.
Parking is FREE,
and Dinner is generally FREE as well.
Events are FREE
(unless stated otherwise on very rare occasion such as an all-day
Schedule/Registration for more current info and
details on upcoming events.
Some events (rarely) may be at a different meeting location.