The 2014 Java Community Process (JCP) program Executive Committee
(EC) nominations process has closed. The ballot will open Tuesday,
28 October, but the nomination materials for all of the candidates have
been posted on JCP.org and we will have a 'Meet the Candidates' call next Thursday, 23 October at 9:30 AM PDT.
The EC has a total of 25
members - 16 Ratified Seats, 8 Elected Seats and one permanent seat held
by Oracle. This year there are 8 Ratified seats and 5 Elected seats up for election by the JCP Membership. And the candidates this year are...
8 Ratified candidates: Freescale, Gemalto M2M, Goldman Sachs, MicroDoc, SAP, Software AG, TOTVS, and V2COM.
11 Elected candidates (for 5 open seats): ARM, Azul, Hazelcast, Jelastic, Karan Malhi, Geir Magnusson Jr., Werner Keil, Morocco JUG, Vladimir Safonov, TimeSys and Waratak.
Current EC Members, Nokia and Cloudbees, will not be running in the 2014 Elections.
Please join us on next Thursday to meet the candidates--the recording will be available on the JCP.org multimedia page if you cannot attend live. Meeting details below.
The 2014 EC Election will open on 28 October for JCP Members to cast their votes, which will
determine the JCP EC Members for the 2014-2015 term. The ballot will remain
open until 10 November at midnight PDT, and the results of the election
will be published on 11 November.
JCP Members, please take this opportunity you have to influence the members of the EC!