The Evolution of Java

Session description

This presentation will look at the factors and  influences  that  have  driven the evolution of Java from it's  beginnings 20 years ago to where we are today.

This leads into 'The Future of Java' session.

What topic are you covering

- 50 years of language evolution. Influences on Java.
- How did Java get to be the way it is?
- What do we need to change going forwards?

Who should attend your session - any previous experience required?

Anyone with an interest in the history of Java and how it is evolving.

No previous experience required.

What will attendees learn by attending your session

Some background on how Java came to be and how it has changed over the years.

What problem space / challenges are you attempting attempting to solve

General awareness of Java evolution.