David is Director of Java Developer Relations at Oracle. David is co-hosting the Inside Java Podcast. Prior to that, he was heavily involved in Java EE 8 and its transition to the Eclipse Foundation as part of the Jakarta EE initiative.
David lives in Belgium. In his spare time, he enjoys playing video games with his daughter and tinkering with technologies such as domotic, electronics, and pinballs.
English session - Intermediate
2022 brought us Java 19 and Java 20, and Java 21 is nearly here! Let's face it, it is sometimes hard to keep up with the new features added to Java.
This session will give an overview of some recent key Java features. We will discuss Virtual Threads and the new Structured Concurrency model. We will look at some new language features such as Pattern Matching. We will conclude by looking at the Foreign Function & Memory API, and the Vector API.