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Panel: What's Next for Our Programming Languages?



This panel is led by Martin Thompson, who asks the hard questions on choices made (past and future) and moderates the discussion between the people behind some of the largest and most innovative languages in use by developers today.


Joe Duffy is Cloud Startup Founder and CTO, previously Microsoft Director of Engineering for Languages/Compilers. Richard Feldman works as a Software Engineer at Noredink. Brian Goetz is the Java Language Architect at Oracle. Sylvan Clebsch is the designer of the Pony programming language. Martin Thompson is High Performance & Low Latency Specialist and a Java Champion.

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Software is changing the world. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.