Java 8 and JavaFX

Please see here for a photo and directions: http://www.oracle.com...

Event Description

This session will show you how to take advantage of the new features of Java 8 in a JavaFX application.  Steve and Stuart will show you how to effectively use Lambda expressions, Streams, Date & Time, etc to make your life easier.  Your family will thank you for attending this session after you suddenly find you have so much more time to spend with them (or not).

About the Speakers
Stephen Chin & Stuart Marks 

Oracle


Watching the Live Stream Online

To be eligible for prizes (see below), please register for this meetup.

For the live video feed, please go to the SvJugFx page on my blog: http://steveonjava.co...


Agenda

6:00-6:45pm Arrive & mingle -- Food & drinks provided by Oracle

6:45-7:00pm Group introduction & announcements

7:00-8:30pm Main Talk followed by Q&A

8:30-9:00pm Raffle and additional networking time


Prizes and Sponsorship
We also have some great prizes to give away, including:

An IntelliJ Ultimate Edition license ($249 value)

Technical books including Pro JavaFX Platform

Premium swag for everyone who walks in the door!

This event is brought to you with support from the following sponsors:

Oracle supports our meetup by providing a venue and prizes.

Linode provides open source hosting.

JFrog Artifactory supports our meetup membership and gives prizes.

Ubivent provides our JavaFX streaming event platform..

JavaPassion.com gives discounts for JUG members.

Parleys.com provides free streaming of our videos.

Jetbrains gives out free IntelliJ licenses at our meetings.

Apress gives free books as prizes.

O'Reilly gives free books as prizes.

If you are interested in having your company appear here, please let me know!

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Our Sponsors

  • Oracle

    Provides the venue, refreshments, and contributes prizes.

  • Linode

    Provides hosting for JFXtras, the open-source JavaFX Toolkit

  • Ubivent

    Provides our JavaFX streaming event platform

  • JFrog

    JFrog supports our meetup membership and gives free prizes.

  • Devoxx

    Join us in Belgium for the 10 year anniversary!

  • Parleys.com

    Parleys.com provides free streaming of our videos.

  • JavaPassion.com

    Discount for JUG members and prize giveaways.

  • JetBrains

    Gives away a copy of IntelliJ IDEA at our meetings.

  • Apress

    Provides free book prizes and discounts

  • O'Reilly

    Provides free book prizes and discounts

  • Manning

    Provides free book prizes and discounts

  • Pearson

    Provides free book prizes and discounts

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