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Office Hour with Heather VanCura (Java Community Process JCP)

Heather VanCura (Java Community Process (JCP))
Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table A)

The Adopt-a-JSR and Adopt OpenJDK programs have gained world-wide community participation in the last two years. Come discuss the details with Heather and:

  • Find out how you can start contributing to creating better, more practical standards
  • Discuss upcoming changes aimed at broadening participation in the standards process
    *Tell Heather what you would like to see happen to enable your participation
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Heather VanCura

Java Community Process (JCP)

Heather VanCura manages the JCP Program Office and is responsible for the day-to-day nurturing, support, and leadership of the community. She oversees the web site, JSR management and posting, community building, events, marketing, communications, and growth of the membership through new members and renewals. Heather has a front row seat for studying trends within the community and recommending changes. Several changes to the program in recent years have included enabling broader participation, increased transparency and agility in JSR development.