WHAT: The JCP Program Management Office (PMO) announced the winners of the 2013 JCP Program Annual Awards, which took place at the JCP program community party at the JavaOne conference. The JCP program introduced the Annual Awards in 2003 to recognize excellence in Java platform standards development and innovation. The full list of 2013 nominees can be found in the Program & Awards section of JCP.org: http://jcp.org/en/press/news/awards/2013award_nominees.
WHEN: September 23, 2013, 7:00 p.m. PDT
WHERE: JavaOne Conference, Hilton Hotel CityScape
The winners of the 2013 JCP Program Awards are:
JCP Program Member of the Year
Azul Systems, Gil Tene
Outstanding Spec Lead
Brian Goetz, Oracle
Most Significant JSR
JSR 335, Lambda Expressions for the Java Programming Language
Outstanding Adopt-a-JSR Participant
Morocco JUG and EGJUG, Mohamed Taman, Faissal Boutaounte
Congratulations to the winners and all of the nominees!
About the Java Community Process (JCP) Program
Since its launch in 1998 as the open, inclusive process to develop and revise Java technology specifications, reference implementations, and technology compatibility kits, the Java Community Process (JCP) program has fostered the evolution of the Java platform in cooperation with the international Java platform developer community. The JCP program now has over 1,000 corporate and individual participants. More than 350 Java technology specifications are in development in the JCP program. For more information on the JCP program, please visit http://jcp.org and blogs.oracle.com/jcp.
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heather at jcp.org