Brussels / 3 & 4 February 2024


Roman Kennke

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Roman Kennke is a long time free Java (and Software) engineer, originally involved in GNU Classpath since 2004, later participated in opening OpenJDK and since then is regular contributor to several parts of OpenJDK (AWT/Swing, general class library, lately Hotspot). Roman is leading the OpenJDK projects Shenandoah GC - a concurrent garbage collector, and Lilliput - which is reducing memory footprint by reducing object headers. Roman has been working for Red Hat from 2012 until 2022 and is now a Principal Engineer at Amazon Web Services.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Project Lilliput - Compact Object Headers
Saturday UB5.132 Free Java devroom 11:55 12:25