Celebrating 20 Years of NLJUG: A Milestone for the Dutch Java User Group

The NLJUG, the premier community for Java users in the Netherlands, is thrilled to announce its 20th anniversary, marking two decades of promoting knowledge sharing, networking, and collaboration within the Java ecosystem. Since her inception, the NLJUG has been a driving force behind the growth and success of Java development in the country, providing a platform for professionals to connect, learn, and excel in their craft.

What we do

Founded in 2003, the NLJUG has evolved into a vibrant community that unites developers, enthusiasts, and industry leaders, fostering an environment where the latest trends, innovations, and best practices are shared. Through her various initiatives, the NLJUG has consistently upheld its commitment to empowering Java developers and advancing the field.

With a main focus on meetups, conferences, workshops, and hackathons, enabling Java enthusiasts to stay at the forefront of technology. These events have featured renowned experts and thought leaders, who have shared their insights and experiences, inspiring attendees to push the boundaries of Java development.

New NLJUG Membership tiers

As part of the 20th anniversary celebrations, the NLJUG is thrilled to announce the introduction of three new membership tiers: Base, Core, and Key. With these options, members can choose the level that suits them best. The Base membership offers access to the renowned J-Fall conference, Java Magazine subscriptions, and more. Upgrading to Core provides additional benefits such as guaranteed access to J-Fall, discounts on courses and trainings, while Key membership offers VIP access to NLJUG events, exclusive merchandise, and participation in the NLJUG Key Slack channel. We invite all members to explore these exciting options and make the most of their NLJUG experience. Want to know more? Go to our dedicated membership webpage.

A Grateful Tribute to Members, Sponsors, Partners, and the Dynamic Java Ecosystem

The NLJUG would like to express its gratitude to its members, sponsors, partners, and volunteers for their unwavering support over the past 20 years. Their dedication and passion have been instrumental in shaping NLJUG. We also extend our appreciation to the Java ecosystem, which continues to evolve, innovate, and inspire Java developers around the world. Without any of you, we wouldn’t be where we are today.

Where are we now?

Join us in celebrating 20 years of Java excellence and innovation. First up is J-Spring, the Java Spring conference of the Netherlands. Exclusive for NLJUG members, you are guarenteed to meet fellow Java enthousiasts and experience the best Java sessions.

And we can’t forget about the biggest and best Java Conference of the Netherlands (even the world according to many!): J-Fall. In november 2023, prepare to be inspired by renowned industry experts and thought leaders as they share cutting-edge insights, innovative ideas, and best practices. With a diverse range of sessions, workshops, and networking opportunities, J-Fall provides an unparalleled platform for Java enthusiasts to expand their knowledge, connect with fellow professionals, and stay ahead of the curve. Join us at J-Fall and unlock endless possibilities for growth, collaboration, and advancement in the world of Java development. This year even bigger and better.

Stay in touch

Stay connected with NLJUG through our channels (Twitter, Linkedin profile, Linkedin Group, MeetUp and our mailings by becoming an NLJUG member) to receive updates and be part of the vibrant Java developer community in the Netherlands.