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Brian Goetz, Java Language Architect at Oracle

Brian Goetz

Biography: Brian Goetz

Brian Goetz is the Java Language Architect at Oracle, and is the specification lead for JSR-335 (Lambda Expressions for the Java Language.)  He is the author of the best-selling book "Java Concurrency in Practice" and is a frequent presenter at major industry conferences.


Java Concurrency in Practice:

Twitter: @BrianGoetz

Presentation: Keynote: Move Deliberately and Don't Break Anything

Time: Tuesday 09:00 - 09:50 / Location: Grandball

Programming language design is not just about type theory and grammars. For evolving a mature programming language like Java, it is about finding ways to add capabilities while maintaining compatibility, both with existing code and with the expectations and mental models of 9 million or so Java developers. In this talk, Java Language Architect Brian Goetz looks at some of the challenges and lessons of steering Java through major evolutionary changes.