Nominations for the JAX Innovation Awards are still open! This week is your last chance to vote for the people, technologies and companies who you feel deserve recognition for their value to the world of Java.
Nominations are still open in 3 categories:
• Most Innovative Java Technology
• Most Innovative Java Company
• Top Java Ambassador
The JAX Innovation Awards program aims to recognize and reward innovation in the Java Ecosystem, from across the World. To nominate go to http://jax-awards.com/submissions.html. The deadline for nominations is May 16th.
When nominations close an expert panel will review entries and determine a shortlist for voting. The panel includes RedMonk’s James Governor; Groovy, Grails and GPars committer, Dierk König; Kito Mann, editor-in-chief of JSF Central, Duke’s Choice Award 2005 winner Fabiane Bizinella Nardon; Ted Neward of Neward & Associates; Bruno Souza, Java champion and evangelist, industry reporter Darryl K. Taft; and Sebastian Meyen of S&S Media.
Finalists will be announced on May 30, 2011, with voting opening online June 1. Worldwide Java communities, organizations, companies and individuals will be invited to cast their votes and determine the winners.
Update: List of proposals: http://jax-awards.com/proposal_overview.html