David Delabassee

Oracle | Developer Relations

Developer Relations @Java Platform Group - @Oracle | Previously: @FnProject , @JakartaEE & @Java_EE | Accessibility Activist

David is a Developer Advocate in the Java Platform Group at Oracle. Prior to that, he was involved in Oracle’s Serverless initiatives. David has also been heavily involved in Java EE 8 and its transition to the Eclipse Foundation as part of the Jakarta EE initiative. Over the years, David has championed Java extensively throughout the world, by presenting at conferences and user groups, large and small. He blogs at https://delabassee.com and has authored many technical articles for various publications. David lives in Belgium. In his spare time, he enjoys playing video games with his daughter and tinkering with technologies such as domotics, electronics, and pinballs.


Java and the 40 versions : Summer 2020 Edition
With JDK 14 released just a few weeks ago and JDK 15 already on the horizon, it is sometimes difficult to keep up with the Java release cadence and the new features added to it. This session proposes to discuss the enhancements recently added to the platform, large and small, visible and hidden ones! We will also discuss long-term, read impactful, improvements such as Project Loom and Project Panama, and they will help you over time. Attend this session to understand what Java is bringing you in 2020.