Ivar Grimstad

Ivar Grimstad

Ivar Grimstad is the Jakarta EE Developer Advocate at Eclipse Foundation. He is a Java Champion and JUG Leader based in Sweden.

Besides advocating the Jakarta EE technologies, Ivar is contributing to the Jakarta EE specifications as well as being the PMC Lead for Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J). He is also one of the specification leads for Jakarta MVC and represents Eclipse Foundation in the JCP Executive Committee.

Ivar is a frequent speaker at International developer conferences.

Montreal 2023 sessions

How to Be a Responsible Open Source Citizen

English session - Beginner

Have you ever worked on a project that didn't use any open source tools, libraries, or products? Using open source has been such an integral part of our daily work life that we don't even think about it. We just expect it to be available, secure, stable, and bug-free.

But how many of you are actually contributing back to an open source project? In this session, I will go through some aspects of being a responsible open source citizen.

Jakarta EE 10 - Simplicity for Modern and Lighweight Cloud

English session - Intermediate

Jakarta EE 10 is packed with new features for simple development of modern, lightweight enterprise Java applications for the Cloud. The new Jakarta EE Core Profile enables developers to develop microservices with Jakarta EE technologies with runtimes smaller than ever.

In this session, we will explore the new features of Jakarta EE 10 in an interactive way packed with live code demos. We will take a peek at what to expect from Jakarta EE 11.

Montreal 2020 sessions

Montreal 2019 sessions