Programming, gamification, robotics, and simulators: This panel, with an emphasis on students and newbies, focuses on why Java technology dominates cutting-edge software development, and what you need to learn to get started!"
Using Java, Alice, and other tools to teach programming concepts, Oracle Systems Engineer Daniel Green volunteers in activities that encourage use of math, science, and programming to engage students.
Justin Kestelyn is Senior Director of Oracle Technology Network, Oracle's community and enablement program for application developers, admins, and solution architects.
Senior Manager Caron Newman manages curriculum development for Oracle Academy. Some courses are free of charge to schools globally on the topics of Java, Database Design, SQL, Alice 3, and Greenfoot.
Oracle Director Ultan O'Broin reveals how chimpanzees, superheroes, comics, games, and Star Wars technology bring Web 2.0 apps to usersâ€”apps you can make anywhere built with Java and open standards.
Oracle Director Kevin Roebuck works with Java and the Immersive Education Initiative to develop open standards and support for virtual worlds, simulators, and game-based learning and training systems.
Oracle Systems Engineer Daniel Green talks about "Alice", a Java game design platform designed for young people. Alice has a special focus on encouraging girls to become involved in programming and engineering.