I'm a developer advocate for project GraalVM at OracleLabs. GraalVM is a high performance embeddable polyglot runtime, which allows you to write code in any language, and run it really fast anywhere: on the JVM, native images, inside a database.
I'm Simon Maple, the vJUG founder, London Java Community leader and LJC JCP committee member. I'm currently a technical evangelist working for the awesome ZeroTurnaround and am heavily into community. I've been a Java developer for over 15 years.