Preparing for the Java cert and learning new features (part 2 - Java 12 to 17)

Track: Core Java

Looking to learn about features in the language added after Java 11 in more detail? As programmers we are used to dealing with edge cases. But what about edge cases in the language? As certification book authors, we encounter lots of interesting and/or surprising behavior. After a brief overview of the cert, we will explain these features and walk through lots of tricky questions. Come to this session and walk away with an increased awareness in these Java topics.

Scott Selikoff
Jeanne Boyarsky

Jeanne Boyarsky is a Java Champion and published author. She wrote wrote Sybex’s hugely popular Java 8 and Java 11 certification books. She is a Java developer with 17 years experience and volunteers with a FIRST robotics team.  In 2018, she spoke at DevNexus, Oracle Code One and QCon.  Jeanne is a Distinguished Toastmaster which involves giving over 50 public speeches. For more on Jeanne’s professional experience:, see http:/