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SPECIAL – Accelerating the Future of Java, Faster – NOT OUR usual day

June 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

As one of the most pervasively used technologies in our lifetime, Java continues to innovate the application world around us. Through continued modernization Java offers developers a contemporary language and platform to create the next generation of rich, scalable, and secure enterprise applications. And as the technology landscape changes around us, often times at an ever-more increasing pace, Java is primed to offer developers continued uniqueness to address new-found opportunities. In this session, learn how Oracle continues to steward ongoing Java technology enhancements that allow developers the ability to improve and accelerate application innovation, as well as develop and deploy solutions especially for the the modern enterprise cloud environment.

Georges Saab is Vice President of Development, Java Platform Group (Oracle) and Chariperson, OpenJDK Governing Board. His group is responsible for Java Standard Edition including the Java language, core libraries, and the Java Virtual Machine. He is a veteran of programming language and platform development, with more than 25 years in this field. His work with the Java platform began as a developer of Java Standard Edition at JavaSoft and Sun Microsystems, where he was a founder of the Swing group and Java Webstart, and continued as he ran development of the JRockit JVM for many years at BEA Systems. You can follow him on Twitter at: @gsaab

Our host sponsor….Developer Zone!
150 Preston Executive, Suite 200, Cary, NC 27513
in Conference Room to the right of the elevator (or across from the stairs)

Time Frame:
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

6:00 – 6:30 PM — Meet, Talk, Pizza
6:30 – 6:45 — JUG Business and Announcements
6:45 – 8:00 — Presentation
8:00 – 8:15 — Discussion with Presenter
8:15 – Raffle
8:30 – Doors close

Admission is Free with a suggested contribution of $1.00 per person to cover expenses (mostly meetup fees).


June 6, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


DZone, Inc.
150 Preston Executive, Suite 201
Cary, NC 27513, NC 27513 us