EclipseCon 2010 Program and Gold Sponsors Announced

Ottawa, Canada - January 21, 2010 - The technical program and gold sponsors for EclipseCon 2010 have been announced. Cisco, IBM, Oracle, Red Hat, SAP and Sonatype have agreed to be Gold sponsors for the 7th annual Eclipse conference, to be held March 22-25, 2010 in Santa Clara, CA.

"Our sponsors provide the support necessary to make EclipseCon a continued success," said Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation. "The conference provides a vital opportunity for Eclipse users, developers and adopters to collaborate and advance the Eclipse platform. We're privileged to have the support of Cisco, IBM, Oracle, Red Hat, SAP and Sonatype to enable us to put on each year a fantastic community event."

The technical program will feature over 160 sessions and over 90 speakers. Session tracks include EclipseRT, Modeling, OSGi DevCon, e4 and many more. In addition, the conference keynotes include:

  • Robert "Uncle Bob" Martin, a leading authority on agile software development and Founder, CEO and President of Object Mentor presenting Software Professionalism and the Art of Saying "No"
  • Dr. Jeff Norris, Supervisor of the Planning Software Systems Group at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory presenting Building Mission-Critical Tools with Eclipse for NASA Robots

The complete conference program is available at www.eclipsecon.org/2010/sessions.

Registration for EclipseCon 2010 is now open, with a 20% early discount being offered until February 14. To register, visit www.eclipsecon.org/2010/registration.

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