– Where will Java be in ten years?
– Will it survive or will it be replaced by .NET or Ruby on Rails and similar super productive frameworks?
– Will Java be the next COBOL, an embarrassing legacy language with huge maintenance costs and no future?
– Will all money and time we’ve invested in learning Java only go to waste?
About the speaker:
Thorbiörn Fritzon started programming Java back in 1995 and hasn’t stopped yet. Since 1999 he’s a Java Architect at Sun Microsystems in Sweden and spokesperson in Java and software development issues. Thorbiörn writes books and is a frequent speaker at conferences and other events. His hobby is programming languages of which he has a huge collection.
Date : 9th of December
Location : Kista Campus (Forum Building) SAL-D
Time : 5pm – 7pm