January 6, 2009    

Happy New Year to all Eclipse Members!
Make a Nomination for the Eclipse Community Awards
Eclipse Awards   Each year the Eclipse Foundation gives out Community Awards to honour individuals and technologies that make Eclipse a vibrant community.

Nominations are now open for the Technology Awards:
Best Eclipse-Based Developer Tool, Best Equinox Application and Best RCP Application. Nominations can either be submitted in a commercial or open source category. Nominations are also open for the Individual Awards: Top Ambassador, Top Committer and Top Contributor.

All nominations are due by January 30. Winners will be announced in a ceremony at EclipseCon in March.
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Board of Directors Nominations
Nominations for the Eclipse Foundation Board of Directors are open from January 12-29, 2009. There are to be five elected committer representatives and five elected solutions member representatives.
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Call for EclipseCon Sponsorship
Sponsorship opportunities for EclipseCon 2009 are still available to Eclipse members. Act quickly as many sponsor options are limited in availability and some items are already sold out. As well, options like booth location are selected on a first-come-first choice basis. Learn more >>
  We're sponsoring EclipseCon 2009
Design a Committer T-Shirt
The Eclipse Foundation is holding a contest to design a new and improved committer t-shirt to give away at EclipseCon. First place wins a Flip Mino video camera. Help us make the Eclipse community a better-dressed place by submitting an entry by January 12.
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Eclipse Modeling Framework (EMF) Index
EMF Index will auto-collect and synchronize index data on Ecore models and instances, allowing fast queries without the need to have EMF resources instantiated in memory.
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  Extended Editing Framework (EEF)
EEF will focus on the tooling for the production of enhanced environments dedicated to EMF models editing to improve the EMF model creation phase.
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Firefly DevKit
The FireFly DevKit project intends to develop an extensible mobile web developer kit for use in creating and testing traditional and next-generation mobile RIA applications.
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  IDE for Education (IDE4EDU)
IDE4EDU is a version of Eclipse streamlined for university and college students. The environment provides support for programming languages commonly used in university courses.
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Metamodel Specification Tools (MST)
MST will provide tooling that makes it easy to create, serialize (in CMOF-compliant XMI) and document metamodels that form the basis for open specifications.
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  Presentation Modeling Framework (PMF)
PMF's purpose is to provide the basic functional concepts of user interaction in a PIM level UI modeling language and to design the data presentation scenario/pattern.
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Silverlight Development Toolkit (SLDT)
The purpose of this project is to provide a cross-platform development environment to build the RIA Web application on Microsoft Silverlight.
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  Test Automation Platform (TAP)
TAP will add new extensibility and components for constructing system test automation solutions, including a new Eclipse platform designed for headless test execution.
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Zend Webinar: Intro to Eclipse PDT 2.0
Zend invites Eclipse members to join a free webinar on PHP Development Tools with Roy Ganor on Jan. 21.
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Eclipse Banking Day in London
February 12, 2009
London, United Kingdom

March 23-26, 2009
Santa Clara, CA, USA

Eclipse Forum India
April 8-11, 2009
Bangalore, India

Eclipse Forum Europe
April 20-24, 2009
Mainz, Germany

April 28-29, 2009
Istanbul, Turkey

Eclipse India Summit
July 14-18, 2009
Pune and Bangalore, India


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