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The 5th JavaDay Kiev (6th-7th of November)

August 9th, 2015 No comments

jdAs you know, this year is significant for Java. Our JUG have held JavaDay Lviv and JavaDay Kharkiv conferences devoted to Java’s anniversary.

The time is passing quickly and our team is working hard on the 5th JavaDay Kiev, which will be held in Kyiv on 6th-7th of November.

We already have a bunch of great speakers:

James Gosling, the father of the Java Language, awarded IEEE John von Neumann Medal (* will speak online)
Venkat Subramaniam, Agile Developer, Inc (Java Champion and JavaOne Rockstar, an award-winning author)
Arun Gupta, Red Hat (Java Champion and JavaOne Rockstar, author of the book Java EE 7 Essentials)
Bruno Souza, Brazilian JavaMan (Java Champion, Java Evangelist)
Marcus Lagergren (member of the Oracle Java language team, co-author of the book Oracle JRockit: The Definitive Guide)
Maurice Naftalin (Java Champion and JavaOne Rockstar, author of the book Mastering Lambdas: Java Programming in a Multicore World)
Baruch Sadogursky, JFrog (developer advocate of JFrog, JavaOne 2015 Featured Speaker)
Mohamed Taman, e-finance (Duke’s Choice Award Winner, Java Champion, author of the book JavaFX Essentials)
Kai Waehner, TIBCO (well-known international IT conferences speaker)
Oleg Shelajev, ZeroTurnaround (Developer Advocate, vJUG Organiser)
Alexey Grishchenko, Pivotal (evangelist and architect of distributed data processing systems)
Patrycja Wegrzynowicz, CTO of Yonita (Java EE researcher, JavaOne 2014 Featured Speaker)
Mikalai Alimenkou (Expert in Java development, JEEConf and XPDays organizer)
Ivar Grimstad, Cybercom (member of the JCP and in the Expert Groups for JSR 371 (MVC 1.0) and JSR 375 (Java EE Security API))
Nicolas Fränkel, Hybris (author of the book Integration Testing from the Trenches)
Alex Theedom (co-author of the book Professional Java EE Design Patterns)
Laurent Doguin, Couchbase (Developer Advocate)
and many more!
Almost all talks are in English!


At Sunday 8th of November, Dr. Venkat Subramaniam (award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., and an instructional professor at the University of Houston) will held “Essence of Agility – The Key Technical Practices” practical workshop.

You are welcome to the 5th JavaDay Kiev conference!

Let’s move the Java world!

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August 8th, 2015 No comments

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