It’s been a great start to the year for the Java Champion program having added new members from all over the world, New Zealand, Japan, Turkey, Europe, Canada and the USA. This group of talented individuals continues to push the language and platform forward, contributing to JSRs, working on open source Java initiatives and being incredible educators and influencers in their communities. You can find their bios and those of all the other Java Champions here. We are proud to welcome these amazing technologists to the program

  • Alex Theedom Senior Training Instructor at MuleSoft
  • Christoph Engelbert DevRel at Instana, Opensource Enthusiast,
  • Daniel Bryant Independent Technical Consultant, writer, and Editor at InfoQ
  • Donald Raab Managing Director at BNY Mellon
  • Ivan St. Ivanov Senior Programmer at VIDA Software
  • Jean-François Arcand Founder and CTO Asnyc IO
  • Jim Manico Founder of Manicode Security
  • Jonathan Giles Senior Cloud Developer Advocate Microsoft
  • Julien Dubois Chief Innovation Officer at Ippon Technologies
  • Koichi Sakata Software engineer PONOS Corporation
  • Mani Sarkar Polyglot dev, Software Craftsman, speaker, Blogger, dev. communities
  • Michael Minella Senior Manager - Spring Engineering at Pivotal Inc
  • Michael Simons Software Engineer at Neo4j
  • Nikhil J. Nanivadekar Vice President at Goldman Sachs
  • Rahman Usta Senior Software developer Luxoft
  • Ray Tsang Staff Developer Advocate Google
  • Shin Tanimoto Technical Consultant Acroquest Technology Co., Ltd.
  • Tomasz Nurkiewicz Senior Software Engineer Allegro