Vilnius Java User Group Meeting #13Presentation Transcript
Vilnius JUG One Year OldVaidas Pilkauskas, Aleksej ŠipuliaVilnius Java User Group
Agenda• Who are we?• Meetups• 1 year• Presenters• Channels• Conferences• Uncovered topics• What else?• Questions• Beer
Who are we?Vilnius JUG is a community of passionate Java developers who love to share their experiences and discoveries with other professionals. The group is open to the public and aims to bring Java people together.As the name suggests Vilnius JUG operates in the capital of Lithuania and tries to build community around the city.
Who are we?• Non profit• Community driven• Passionate
MeetupsEach month on second Wednesday!
Organized by• Aleksej Šipulia• Kasparas Rudokas• Vaidas Pilkauskas• Videos by Tomas Rimšelis• Your name here!!!
Get involved!• Come to the meetings• Spread the word!• Make a presentation• Give feedback• Come up with ideas• Organize event under Vilnius JUG name• Be awesome!
1 year• 12 meeting• 3 pub meetups• 9 meetups with presentations• 20 presentations• 6 videos• a lot of discussions and beer• ...
Presenters (You areawesome!)• Vytautas Čivilis• Artūr Girenko• Osvaldas Grigas• Edvinas Bartkus• Jonas Lasauskas• Martynas Jusevičius• Donatas Remeika• Gediminas Guoba• Vilius Kraujutis• Martynas Mickevičius• Šarūnas Davalga
Conferences• DEVOXX UK 2013 – March 26-27, London (devoxx.com)• JAVAONE RU April 23-24, Moscow, Russia (javaone.ru)• DEVOXX FRANCE 2013 – April 27-29, Paris – SOLD OUT• GEECON 2013 – May 15-17, Krakow Poland (before 10th April 165 EUR + vat) (geecon.org)• GEEKOUT 2013 – June 12-14, Tallinn, Estonia (225 EUR) (geekout.ee)• WILDCARD CONFERENCE 2013 – September 13, Jurmala, Latvia (wildcardconf.com)• DEVOXX Belgium 2013 – November 11-15, Antwerp• JAVA DAY RIGA 2013 – November (javaday.lv)
Uncovered topics Raspberry PI | ArduinoMaven vs Ant vs Gradle vs SBT vs ... Recruitment vs recruit Other new JSRs TDD JavaEE Arquillian JSR 356 The Java API for WebSocket Team player vs. Lone wolf JVM Languages –The good, the bad and the ugly Best place to work in Lithuania Heroku vs GAE IDE tipsntricks ( IntellijIDEA | Eclipse | Netbeans | ...)Dream job of a Java developer OOP | ODB | Smalltalk Spring 3.2 and 4.0Cassandra | NoSQL | Mongo DB Java EE 7 Hibernate Performance Tuning NOSQLUNIT Play Framework | Lift | Scalatra Art of refactoring Why I hate unittests Software Scalability How to solve memory leaks
What else?• Even more interesting topics• More participants• Better presentation quality• Interesting foreign speaker• VJUG podcast?• Hackathons?• Adopt a JSR?• VJUG summer event?• VJUG on tour (Kaunas, Klaipėda, ...)?• VJUG @events (MIDI, RAFES, ...)?• VJUG members as presenters at various conferences?• Java Day Vilnius?• ...