San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Heather VanCura, Group Director, Java Community Process
Heather leads the Java Community standardization efforts at Oracle, and is a leader of the global community driven adoption and user group programs. She drives the efforts to transform the JCP program and broaden participation and diversity in the community. She is passionate about Java, women in technology and developer communities, serving as an International speaker and community organizer of developer hack days around the world. Heather enjoys speaking at conferences, such as OSCON, Devoxx, DevNexus, and the JavaOne Conferences. She resides in the San Francisco Bay Area in California and enjoys trying new sports and fitness activities in her free time.
When & Where
Women Who Code
Women Who Code (WWCode) is an award-winning global nonprofit and 2016 Y Combinator company. This organization supports 80,000 members in their careers in tech, every step of the way. We offer 1,500+ free technical trainings and events per year, a global leadership program, scholarships and have networks in 20 countries and 60+ cities, with a 55 city waitlist for expansion. We work with companies as well, to bring leadership and inclusion programs to the workplace, and have launched technology aimed at hacking bias. Women Who Code is shaping the industry and changing lives.