2003 OSCON Java Conference Preview

by Steve Anglin

Related link: http://conferences.oreilly.com/oscon



Here is a preview of this year's unofficial O'Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) Java Conference. This year's Java Conference focuses on the practical, giving you the tools you need to get the job done with this important, platform-independent language. The program features such topics as using Ant to build software; using Struts to build your websites; searching text with Lucene; and help in selecting an Open Source J2EE implementation.



Java Tutorials




What Works In Software Development


Michael G. Schwern



Norman Nunley



Day: Monday, July 7

Time: 8:45am - 12:15pm

Location: Salon F

Track: Apache, Apps, Emerging Topics, Java, MySQL, Perl, PHP, PostgreSQL, Python, Ruby, XML




Enterprise Java Development on a Budget


Christopher Judd, Judd Solutions, LLC



Brian Sam-Bodden



Day: Tuesday, July 8

Time: 8:45am - 12:15pm

Location: Salon A

Track: Java




Building Web Applications With The Struts Framework


Craig McClanahan, Sun Microsystems, Inc,.



Amy Roh
, Sun Microsystems, Inc.


Day: Tuesday, July 8

Time: 1:45pm - 5:15pm

Location: Salon A

Track: Java




Java Keynotes




An Open Source Tool Framework for the Enterprise


Paul Buck, Director of Eclipse Development, IBM


Day: Wednesday, July 9

Time: 9:30am - 10:15am

Location: Oregon Ballroom

Track: Keynote




The Business and Economics of Open Source in the Enterprise


Stormy Peters, Hewlett-Packard Company


Day: Thursday, July 10

Time: 8:45am - 9:30am

Location: Oregon Ballroom

Track: Keynote




Java Sessions




Applied Ant


Erik Hatcher, eHatcher Solutions, Inc


Day: Wednesday, July 9

Time: 10:45am - 12:15pm

Location: Eugene

Track: Java





Introduction to Lucene


Erik Hatcher, eHatcher Solutions, Inc


Day: Wednesday, July 9

Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm

Location: Eugene

Track: Java





Looking Beyond JDBC


Satya Komatineni, Active Intellect, Inc.


Day: Wednesday, July 9

Time: 2:30pm - 3:15pm

Location: Eugene

Track: Java





Java Data Objects (JDO): What It Is and Why It Matters


Ron Hitchens, Ronsoft Technologies


Day: Wednesday, July 9

Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm

Location: Eugene

Track: Java





Deciding on an Open Source J2EE Platform


Ed Lyons, NetNumina Solutions


Day: Wednesday, July 9

Time: 5:15pm - 6:00pm

Location: Eugene

Track: Java




Beyond Struts


Michael Rimov, Centerline Computers



Craig McClanahan
, Sun Microsystems, Inc,.


Day: Friday, July 11

Time: 10:30am - 11:15am

Location: Columbia

Track: Java