[PLUG] Contrasting Java and Dynamic Languages (Session @ Java Meet - 5th July 08)

Harshad Oak harshad.lists at gmail.com
Wed Jul 2 11:49:10 IST 2008

Hello Plug Members,

The session at the Java meet this month looks at Java in comparison
with dynamic languages like Python, Ruby and PHP

Session Outline :
Given the increasing interest in dynamic languages such as Python,
Ruby, PHP along with the increasing threat perception to Java,
Dhananjay Nene talks about his experience with using these languages
and how they distinguish themselves from Java. In his session
"Contrasting Java and Dynamic Languages" at the Java Meet this month
he will also discuss the role of Java based scripting languages such
as Groovy, JRuby and Jython.

Speaker Bio :
Dhananjay Nene has been programming for 17 years and was associated
with Citicorp Overseas Software Limited and AT&T and his last
assignment was being the CTO and Head of Product Development for
CashTech Solutions. He has worked on a number of domains including
banking, telecom, network management, wireless networking and
educational software. He is an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, has worked in
senior management positions and has managed large sized development
teams. In recent years he had focused on building very high
performance java based frameworks and solutions. Currently he is
developing software using Python. He blogs at

* Registration is free of cost. Register at

Date and Time:
Saturday, 5th July 2008
6.00 pm - 7.30 pm

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR),
7th floor, Atur Center, Model Colony, Pune, India

For Details Visit -

See you at the meet.


Harshad Oak
Founder, Rightrix Solutions
[Oracle ACE Director, Sun Java Champion]
harshad 'at' rightrix 'dot' com

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