Archive for the 'Conference' Category

SpringOne Americas 2008

One of the major yearly Java and Spring conferences takes place right here in South Florida, SpringOne Americas, formerly known as The Spring Experience.  “SpringOne will focus on the emerging technologies and best practices around the Spring Framework and enterprise software development. This event will feature the project founders, core committers, authors, consultants, project leads, and professional trainers.”


The Spring Experience 2007

The Spring Experience 2007

Join Us for The Spring Experience 2007 returning to Hollywood, FL on December 12-15th (JUG Discount Available…)

Join us in beautiful Hollywood, Florida for The Spring Experience 2007 coming December 12-15th. TSE 2007 ( is the conference for the global Spring community. This one-of-a-kind event is for application developers, solution architects, and project managers who develop business applications with Spring and the technologies Spring integrates with. This year’s agenda features five concurrent tracks and over 60 technical sessions delivering new and exclusive Spring content.

Five Tracks for 2007 featured at The Spring Experience 2007
1. Essential Spring covers the latest version of the Spring Framework, its central concepts, and the unique Spring application development approach and toolset
2. Enterprise Integration presents solutions to integration challenges facing teams developing large enterprise applications
3. Rich Web focuses on web application development patterns and best practices, with a practical focus on developing beautiful user interfaces
4. Application Architecture and Design presents design approaches and architectural guidance for solving common problems faced when developing business applications on the Spring stack
5. Emerging Tech showcases bold, cutting-edge topics that offer a new perspective

Go to for additional information and registration details!

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION – The Spring Experience is good thru Monday, November 5th at a rate of $1,395 per person.

Registration fee includes:

1). Full access to The Spring Experience 2007 sessions, keynotes and BOFs

2). All meals and snacks

3). Custom binder and backpack

4). Audio/Video(slides) exclusively for TSE 2007 attendees

5). TSE 2007 Party

NOTE: A special $100 discount is available to all JUG members for The Spring Experience 2007. Use the promo code, tse2007jug100 when registering.

Early Bird Discount ends Monday, November 5th…

Special $199/night rate available at the Westin Diplomat for all 2007 Spring Experience attendees!

Questions?? Contact Jay Zimmerman ( –

ICTY – IBM Impact 2007 conference

Impact Comes to You is for those who wish to better leverage their existing IT investments and enable greater degrees of business flexibility across their enterprise.

Impact Comes to You will get you thinking about how to use SOA and the WebSphere platform that powers it to leverage existing resources to meet business and IT objectives.

Date: Tuesday, Oct 9, 2007 8:30A – 4
Location: Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134

8:00AM Registration and Breakfast
8:30AM Welcome and Introductions
9:30AM BPM enabled by SOA
11:00AM DataPower
12:00PM Lunch
1:00PM Customer Reference
1:30PM Maximize SOA with Flexible Infrastructure and Management
3:00PM How to achieve ROI on SOA
4:15PM Event Close

Registration Link

Impact Comes to You (ICTY) is a premier event that brings the value of the IBM Impact 2007 conference – which was held in Orlando, Florida on May 20-25 to local IT professionals and executives in Coral Gables on Oct 9, 2007. ICTY promises to deliver an excellent opportunity to gain insights, share information, and network with peers to discuss the latest innovations, products, services and solutions in Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and the IBM WebSphere platform.

The event will be held at the Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134. Registration and continental breakfast begin at 8:00 am with the session starting at 8:30 am to approximately 4:15 pm.

We have an excellent lineup of topics, all of which were rated as top or outstanding by customers and peers during the IBM Impact 2007 conference, which include:

* SOA Implementation Best Practices
* Using BPM to move your business to a Process Platform on SOA
* Accelerate time to value with SOA connectivity using DataPower appliances
* Customer Reference
* Maximize SOA with Flexible Infrastructure and Management
* How to Achieve ROI with SOA

Impact Comes to You will get you thinking about how to use SOA and the WebSphere platform that powers it to leverage existing resources to meet business and IT objectives. If you could not make it to Orlando for IMPACT 2007, then join us at the Impact Comes to You in Coral Gables! Of course, there is no cost or obligation to attend.

International Conference on Java Technology 2007

Here is a link where you’ll find all the Technical Sessions Slides.

IBM Gets you started on SOA

For those interested in IBM’s family of products supporting and enabling SOA, this event will be a good opportunity to get access to all this technology, interact with IBM experts and get the feeling of it through hands on labs.

Check it out !

When: Tuesday, September 18th, 2007
Where: Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, Florida 33134
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (registration starts at 8:30 a.m.)
Investment: Free of charge, no cost or obligation.

For more details see Get started on SOA with WebSphere’s proven, flexible entry points

Central Florida Software Symposium, Orlando August 24-26th 2007

Join Us for the Premier Technically focused Java/Agility event series returning to Orlando on August 24-26th for the 2007 Central Florida Software Symposium!

Event Name: Central Florida Software Symposium 2007
Dates: August 24-26, 2007
Location: Orlando, FL

The 2007 Central Florida Software Symposium is coming to on August 24-26th. COSS 2007 will offer five (5) concurrent sessions for you to choose from. The hot topics covered at COSS 2007 include:

* Spring 2.0
* Groovy/Grails
* Domain Driven Design
* Annotations
* Java Concurrency
* Java 6.0
* JRuby
* Enterprise Ajax
* JPA and many more!

We have a great set of speakers lined up for you to enjoy featuring:

Scott Davis, author of “GIS for Web Developers” & Editor-in-Chief of
Bruce Tate, author of “Ruby for Java Programmers”
David Geary, co-author of “Core JSF”
Ryan Breidenbach, co-author of “Spring in Action”
Neal Ford, author of “Art of Java Web Development”
Mark Richards, author of “Java Transaction Design Strategies”
Ted Neward, author of “Effective Enterprise Java”
and many more…

The No Fluff Just Stuff Symposium series is regarded as the premier Java/Agility event series anywhere serving over 18,000 attendees with some 100 events since 2002. The popularity of the NFJS symposium series
can be traced to the following:

1). Exceptional Speakers
2). Limited Attendance – capped at 250 people
3). No Vendors, No Sales Pitches, no Marketecture
4). Excellent networking opportunities with speakers and fellow attendees
5). The Best Value in the Java conferencing space period

Early Bird Registration: $750/person good thru 8/06/07

Special $50 discount available to all JUG Members, use the discount
code, nfjsusergroup50 when registering.

Excellent Group Discounts Available – bring your entire development team
to the show good thru 8/06/07

5-9 Attendees: $675/person
10-14 Attendees: $650person
15-24 Attendees: $625/person
25-over Attendees: $600/person

Great Swag in 2007 – all attendees receive a new 2007 NFJS laptop bag &
custom leather binder.

Excellent Giveaways – Nintendo Wiis and Apple iPods

Join us for a great show! We appreciate your support and patronage!!

Software Symposium 2007:

Venue: Sheraton Studio City with room rate of $99/night available

All the Best,

Jay Zimmerman
NFJS 2007 Symposium Director

OSCON 2007 Open Source Convention

Here is a link where you can find all OSCON 2007  Technical Sessions Slides.

JavaOne 2007 Technical Sessions Slides

Here is a link where you can find all JavaOne 2007 Technical Sessions Slides.

Early Bird Registration ends April 30

Early bird registration for the South Florida Software Symposium 2007 ends in 8 days (04/30/2007). Don’t loss the opportunity to experience this great event.

South Florida Software Symposium
May 18 – 20, 2007

Hotel Intercontinental Miami West
2505 Northwest 87th Avenue
Miami, Florida 33172

Register now!

Here is an example of the speakers you will be able to see at SFSS:

* Venkat Subramaniam, co-author “Practices of an Agile Developer”
* Neal Ford, author “Art of Java Web Development”
* Ted Neward, author of “Effective Enterprise Java”
* David Hussman, Agility Expert
* Ben Hale, Sr. Consultant with Interface 21
* Greg Murray, Ajax Architect w/Sun.

Great Swag in 2007 – all attendees receive a new 2007 NFJS laptop bag & custom binder.

Excellent Giveaways – Sony E-reader, Sony Playstation 3 and Apple iPods.

South Florida Software Symposium is brought to you by NFJS and Miami Java Users Group.

2007 Conferences

For all of you looking to learn or share some knowledge and experience. Here is the schedule of some of the tops conferences for 2007. As the conferences are announced they will be posted here.

March 5-8, 2007
Santa Clara Convention Center
Santa Clara, CA

AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2007
March 19-21, 2007
New York City, NY

SD West 2007
March 19-23, 2007
Santa Clara Convention Center
Santa Clara, CA

TheServerSide Java Symposium [Member Discount]
March 21-23, 2007
The Venetian
Las Vegas, NV

Software Architecture Summit
March 26-28, 2007
Moscone Center West
San Francisco, CA

Web Design World
March 26-28, 2007
Moscone Center West
San Francisco, CA

O’Reilly Emerging Technology Conference (ETech) [Member Discount]

March 26-29, 2007
Manchester Grand Hyatt
San Diego, CA

Software Engineering Process Group Conference
March 26-29, 2007
Austin Convention Center
Austin, TX

Web 2.0 Expo
April 15-18, 2007
Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA

2007 JavaOne Conference
May 8-11, 2007
Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA

South Florida Software Symposium [Member Discount]
May 18 – 20, 2007
Hotel Intercontinental Miami West
Miami, FL

IBM Rational Software Development Conference
June 10-14, 2007
Walt Disney World Swan and Dophin
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Better Software Conference & EXPO
June 18-21, 2007
The Venetian
Las Vegas, NV

2007 O’Reilly Open Source Convention
July 23-27, 2007
Portland, OR

Dr. Dobb’s Architecture & Design World 2007
July 24-27, 2007
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
Chicago, IL

Agile 2007 Conference
August 13-17, 2007
Marriott Renaissance Hotel
Washington D.C.

ApacheCon 2007
November 12-16, 2007
Atlanta, GA

The Spring Experience 2007
December 13-15, 2007
Westin Diplomat
Hollywood, FL

March 2023



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