Java SE 7 and 8: Moving Java Forward

Session Type: 
Extended [55 minutes]

Schedule info


Java SE 7 was the first new release of the Java platform in nearly five years. This session will look at the highlights of this release an then delve into the changes being made to the Java Community Process to provide a more transparent way of developing Java Specifications. We'll then look at the ideas for features being proposed for Java SE 8 including modularity and lambda expressions. We'll include some audience participation to see what features developers suggest for Java SE 9.