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Grizzly Technical Lead To Speak at AJAXWorld in New York City

"The Web is truly moving into the Participation Age," says Jean-Francois Arcand

Jean-Francois Arcand, Technical Lead of  the Java NIO-based http engine called Grizzly, will be speaking next week at AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2008 East at The Roosevelt Hotel in New York City, the 5th International AJAXWorld. 

In a joint session that he is giving with Ted Goddard, Senior Softare Architect of ICEsoft, Arcand will be providing a detailed introduction to the Asynchronous Web and its application to social computing, explaining the underlying protocols and APIs, the challenges for application servers, and the high-level techniques available to application developers.

"Attendees will take away the information they need to add multi-user collaboration and notification features to their application," he says, "whether they develop with Dojo, DWR, or ICEfaces, and whether they deploy on Jetty, Tomcat, or GlassFish."


Before joining Sun, Arcand worked as a software architect for compagnies such as France Telecom, Microcell Telecom and HMS Software in both Java and C++. He lives and works from home in Prevost, a small city in Quebec "where life is perfect," he says.



This joint technical session is just of the 90+ sessions, presentations, discussion panels, and keynotes that together make up the 3-day conference program of this month's 5th International AJAXWorld.

The event features
six content-rich tracks:
  • Enterprise RIAs
  • Rich-Web Tools & Case Studies
  • Web 2.0 & Social Applications
  • Enterprise Web 2.0 & Mashups
  • iPhone Developer Summit
  • Aspects of RIA Software

Other AJAXWorld 2008 East speakers include...

  • Danny Allan, Watchfire - Director of Security Research
  • Jean-Francois Arcand, Sun - GlassFish Technical Lead
  • Roland Barcia, IBM - Lead Web 2.0 Architect for IBM Software Services
  • Robb Beal, Laszlo Systems - Principal Systems Engineer
  • Sumeer Bhola, IBM - Research Staff member, T.J. Watson Research Center
  • Robert Boedigheimer, Schwans Shared Services - Web Designer & Developer
  • David Boloker, IBM - CTO for Emerging Internet Technologies
  • Jeff Brown, G2One - Director of North American Operations
  • Shane Bryzak, JBoss/Red Hat - Senior Software Engineer
  • Bob Buffone, Nexaweb - Chief Architect, Apache XAP Project committer
  • Kurt Cagle, XForms.org - Author & Webmaster
  • Marco Casario, Comtaste - Founder & Chief Executive Officer
  • Kord Campbell, Splunk - Chief Evangelist
  • Andre Charland, Nitobi - Co-Founder & CEO
  • Lauren Cooney, IBM - Information Management CTO Office
  • Rod Cope, OpenLogic - CTO & Founder
  • Douglas Crockford, Yahoo! - Creator of the JSON data interchange format
  • Andreas Ecker, 1&1 Internet AG - Project Lead and Co-Creator of qooxdoo
  • Jon Ferraiolo, OpenAjax Alliance - Operations Manager
  • Giuseppe Ferrigno, IASA - Director of the International Association of Software Architects
  • Lou Fox, Bluewolf- CTO 
  • Anthony Franco, EffectiveUI - President
  • Andrea Gazzaniga, Funambol - Software Development Manager
  • Joshua Gertzen, TrueCode - Principal Architect, ThinWire 
  • Becky Gibson, IBM - Web Accessibility Architect, Emerging Technologies Group
  • Dan Gisolfi, IBM - Mashup Enabler
  • Paul Giurata, Catalyst Resources - Managing Partner
  • Ted Goddard, ICEsoft - Senior Architect, ICEfaces AJAX framework
  • Sue Googe, Northrup Grumman - UI Architect
  • Mike Grushin, SharpStyle Labs - Chief Technology Officer
  • Arun Gupta, Sun - Technology Evangelist for Web Services & Web 2.0
  • Andi Gutmans, Zend - CTO
  • Kevin Hakman, Aptana - Director of Product Marketing  
  • Bert Halstead, Curl - Chief Architect
  • James Harmon, Object Training Group - President & Senior Trainer
  • Jeff Haynie, Appcelerator - Co-founder & CEO
  • Mark Heid, IBM - Program Director for WebSphere Application Server Marketing
  • Christian Heilmann, Yahoo! UK - Front-End Architect
  • Kevin Hoffman, iPhone Developer's Journal - Editor-in-Chief
  • Jonas Jacobi, Kaazing - Co-Founder & CEO
  • Dietrich Kappe, Pathfinder Development - Co-Founder & CTO
  • Renat Khasanshyn, Apatar - CEO & Main Evangelist
  • Scott Kirkwood, MomentumSI - VP of Software Development Services
  • Peter Kirwan, Webmetrics - Chief Strategy Officer
  • Senthil Krishnapillai, Sybase iAnywhere - Director of Product Management
  • Julien Lecomte, Yahoo! - Author of the YUI Browser History Manager and YUI Compressor
  • Mark McIlvane, Velocent - President & COO
  • Steve Maryka, ICEsoft - Chief Technology Officer
  • Ravi Mehrotra, SAP - Vice President of Product Management, CRM
  • Eric Miraglia, Yahoo! - Engineering Manager of the YUI Team
  • Laurence Moroney, Microsoft - Senior Technology Evangelist
  • Stewart Nickolas, IBM - Lead architect of QEDwiki
  • Peter Nickolov, 3Tera - CTO & COO
  • Emil Ong, Caucho Technology - Chief Evangelist
  • Mike Padilla, Vanguard - UX (User eXperience) Manager
  • Sriram Padmanabhan, IBM - Leader, Information Management Advanced Technologies
  • Guy Peled, Visual WebGui - Chief Technology Officer
  • Adam Peller, IBM - Dojo Committer, Advisory Software Engineer
  • Greg Pollack, Orlando Ruby Users Group - Organizer
  • Olivier Poupeney, DreamFace Interactive - Co-Founder & CEO
  • Andrew Powell, Universal Mind - Senior Consultant
  • Hooman Radfar, Clearspring Technologies - Founder 
  • David Rapperport, Quest Diagnostics - Lead Application Architect, MedPlus
  • Scott Regan, Sonoa - Director of Product Management
  • Asaf Saar, SAP Labs Israel - Quality Manager and Development Project Lead
  • Chris Schalk, Google - Google Developer Advocate
  • David Schlesinger, ACCESS - Director of Open Source Technologies
  • Ric Smith, Kaazing - Director of Business & Product Strategy
  • Joe Stagner, Microsoft - Senior Program Manager, Developer Tools and Platform Group
  • Jeff Tapper, Digital Primates - Senior Consultant
  • Shashank Tiwari, Saven Technologies - Chief Technologist
  • Ian Tomlin, NDMC Ltd - Co-Founder
  • Lars Trieloff, Day Software - Product Manager
  • Geoff Tudor, Nirvanix - Senior VP of Strategy & Business Development
  • Rob Tweed, M/Gateway Developments - Director & Co-Founder
  • Coach Wei, Nexaweb - Founder, Chairman, and CTO
  • Matthias Wessendorf, Oracle - Software developer, ADF Faces team
  • Chris Williams, Aptana - Senior Software Engineer
  • Dev Worah, Virtusa - Director of Technology for Financial Services


Last Chance to Register for AJAXWorld 2008 East and Save $100 !


AJAXWorld 2008 West Call for Papers Is Open!

Submissions deadline: May 31, 2008

Next October's Conference is already receiving higher-caliber submissions from all over the Rich Internet Applications ecosphere.

The theme of this October's AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2008 West is 'Beyond AJAX to the RIA Era' and the Call for Papers, which is now open, specifically encourages submissions from exceptional speakers with high-quality use cases of the fast-emerging RIA alternatives.

Submissions featuring such use cases as well as on dozens of other RIA topics have already begun streaming in to AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2008 West, being held in San Jose, CA, on October 20-22, 2008.

Click here to submit your speaking proposal today !

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