PT.JUG Future

824992937a64547660d04df008c95230?s=47 Samuel Santos
February 27, 2019

PT.JUG Future

Changes coming to the first and biggest Java community in Portugal.


Samuel Santos

February 27, 2019


  1. PT.JUG PT.JUG * * [ changing] [ changing] * *

    Portugal Java User Group Portugal Java User Group 1 / 9 1 / 9
  2. PT.JUG brief history 1. Sun launched in 2004 2.

    Community meet on July 31st 2007 to discuss the creation of a national JUG 3. PT.JUG started o cially on September 4th 2007 during JavaPT07 4. First public event on March 6th 2008 5. Changed leadership in December 2011 6. New site launched in January 2013 2 / 9
  3. PT.JUG Web presence Site: Meetup: Google Groups:

    Twitter: 3 / 9
  4. PT.JUG achievements & challenges First and biggest Java community in

    Portugal Realized events in several cities across the country, namely Lisbon, Oporto, Coimbra, Braga, etc. However, events frequency has been decreasing Team is scattered across the country, losing bene ts of focusing solely on a local community Need fresh blood Luckily, community members are eager to help We need to make changes! 4 / 9
  5. PT.JUG new mission Aggregate all the Portuguese Java / JVM

    user groups under a single umbrella Existing lists will be open to members of all Java communities Facilitate the communication of meetups across all Java communities Decisions will be made between community leaders Organize speaker tours across communities Create an online calendar with all the events happening within adherent communities Help the creation of local user groups in new cities, providing mentoring and speakers Support national conferences (e.g. JNation) 5 / 9
  6. PT.JUG new structure & joining communities PT.JUG will have a

    new leadership team: Samuel Santos João Nelas João Carvalho Communities that have already joined us: Liferay Portugal User Group Coimbra JUG Lisbon JUG Help us spread the word and ask other communities to join Everyone is welcome (e.g. Kotlin, Scala, all JVM related communities) 6 / 9
  7. Samuel Santos Open Source hacker, Web technologist, Java developer. CTO

    @ptech, @ptjug leader, @JNationConf co-founder, @unde ned_js co-organizer.   @samaxes 7 / 9
  8. Ra es Free JNation ticket Free IntelliJ IDEA license For

    everyone present, a 20% discount on a JNation ticket until March 1st 2019 pt_jug_27feb_20 8 / 9
  9. Thank you! Thank you! 9 / 9 9 / 9