Dan Rubel is an entrepreneur and an expert in the design and application of object-oriented technologies with more than 15 years of commercial software development experience, including ten years of experience with Java and six years with Eclipse. He is the primary architect and product manager for several successful commercial products including RCP Developer, WindowTester, and RCP Packager, and has played key design and leadership roles in other commercial products such as WindowBuilder Pro, VA Assist, and CodePro Studio. He has co-founded a successful company and is a sought-after speaker at industry conferences. Specialties: Eclipse product development including code analysis and RCP construction tools at Instantiations (http://www.instantiations.com). Co-Author: "Eclipse: Building Commercial Quality Plug-ins", Addison Wesley, 2004. ISBN: 0-321-22847-2 (http://www.qualityeclipse.com)
Phil Quitslund, window tester architect at Instantiations, is an expert in GUI testing and automation. He has been active in the Eclipse research community since 2002 and has developed numerous tools for supporting advanced programming language features and extensions such as aspect-oriented programming.