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Publication year: 2016
ISBN: 978-84-608-5617-7
ISSN: 2340-1079
doi: 10.21125/inted.2016.2304

Conference name: 10th International Technology, Education and Development Conference
Dates: 7-9 March, 2016
Location: Valencia, Spain

ORACLE ACADEMY, TAKE THE FUTURE IN YOUR OWN HANDS

D. Gooris

Oracle (BELGIUM)
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D. Gooris (2016) ORACLE ACADEMY, TAKE THE FUTURE IN YOUR OWN HANDS, INTED2016 Proceedings, p. 5119.
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