Welcome

Location: Oregon Ballroom 201/202

Opening remarks by the OSCON Java program chairs, Laurel Ruma and Stephen Chin.

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Laurel Ruma

O'Reilly Media

Laurel Ruma is a content director at O’Reilly Media. Laurel has chaired a number of O’Reilly conferences and workshops, including Next:Economy, Cultivate, Where 2.0, OSCON Java, and Gov 2.0 Expo.

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Stephen Chin

Oracle

Stephen Chin is a Java Ambassador at Oracle specializing in embedded and UI technology, co-author of the Pro JavaFX Platform 2 title, and the JavaOne Content Chair. He has been featured at Java conferences around the world including Devoxx, JFokus, OSCON, JFall, GeeCON, JustJava, and JavaOne, where he thrice received a Rock Star Award. Stephen can be followed on twitter @steveonjava, reached via his blog: steveonjava.com, and his hacking adventures can be seen on: nighthacking.com