Hendrik Ebbers

Hendrik Ebbers is a co-founder of Karakun AG and lives in Dortmund, Germany. He is the founder and leader of the Java User Group Dortmund and gives talks and presentations in user groups and conferences. His JavaFX book "Mastering JavaFX 8 Controls" was released 2014 by Oracle press. Hendrik is JavaOne Rockstar, JSR expert group member and Java Champion.

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  • Beauty and the Beast: Java Versus TypeScript
  • Java 11 - OMG!!!!
  • Java APIs - The missing manual
  • Java WebStart is dead - What should we do now?
  • Where the wild projects are
  • Lightweight and reproducible environments with Vagrant and Puppet
  • DataFX: The Best Way to Get Real-World Data into Your JavaFX Application
  • JavaFX, Widgets, and Apps
  • Let’s Get Wet! AquaFX and Best Practices for Skinning JavaFX Controls
  • Feature Driven Development
  • JavaFX Enterprise
  • Smart UIs for mobile and embedded in JavaFX
  • The JavaFX Community and Ecosystem
  • WebComponents and Polymer
  • The remote presentation model
  • JavaFX in production
  • Extreme Gui Makeover


  • Mastering JavaFX Controls
  • JavaFX 8 Refcard