Java day with Dr. Venkat Subramaniam


Dr. Venkat Subramaniam is a well known speaker across the world. He has agreed to visit our JUG and planned to spend the whole day with us. It is a great honor for us to have Dr. Venkat Subramaniam in our JUG. Welcome to Madras JUG

About the Speaker:

Dr. Venkat Subramaniam is an award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., creator of (, and an instructional professor at the University of Houston.He has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and is a regularly-invited speaker at several international conferences. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with sustainable agile practices on their software projects.

Venkat is a (co)author of multiple technical books, including the 2007 Jolt Productivity award winning book Practices of an Agile Developer. You can find a list of his books at ( You can reach him by email at [masked] or on twitter at @venkat_s.


09.00 AM - 10.00 AM: Registration & Welcome

10.00 AM - 11.30 AM: The Power and Perils of Parallel Streams 11.30 AM - 11.45 AM: Coffee break

11.45 AM - 01.00 PM: From Functional to Reactive Programming

01.00 PM - 02.00 PM: Networking Lunch

02.00 PM - 03.30 PM: Exploring Java 9

03.30 PM - 04.00 PM: Coffee break

04.00 PM - 05.30 PM: Twelve Ways to Make Code Suck Less

05.30 PM - 06.00 PM: Closing and networking