Jim Czuprynski

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Jim Czuprynski has over forty years of professional experience in Information Technology, serving diverse roles at various Fortune 1000 companies before becoming an Oracle DBA in 2001. He has been an Oracle ACE Director since 2014 and is a sought-after public speaker on Oracle technology, presenting often at Oracle OpenWorld, Oracle CODE, COLLABORATE, KSCOPE, Oracle Development Community tours, and Oracle User Group conferences around the world.

Jim has authored 100+ articles on Oracle Database administration, ML/analytics, and APEX since 2003 at databasejournal.com, IOUG SELECT, and ODTUG TechCeleration and has co-authored four books on Oracle database technology. Jim’s blog, Generally … It Depends (https://jimthewhyguy.com), contains his regular observations on all things Oracle and the state of the IT industry. Jim also co-hosts the Beyond Tech Skills podcast (https://www.beyondtechskills.com), which discusses everything about tech … except tech.

Recently elected to the ODTUG Board of Directors, Jim leverages his technology advocacy and presales experience to provide 1500+ ODTUG members with virtual and in-person education and training experiences at user group events and conferences.