JavaOne this year offers a lot of talks and news about the NetBeans Platform, but it gets better:
A NetBeans Platform (a.k.a., NetBeans RCP) training is going to be held in San Francisco from 10 to 12 October. The NetBeans Platform training in San Francisco is a result of a partnership between Marakana and Eppleton. The course will be led by NetBeans Platform expert and NetBeans Dream Team member Anton Epple and NetBeans Team member Geertjan Wielenga.
For complete course information, and registration, please visit:
Here are some quotes from former participants:
"Thank you for this invaluable opportunity to learn from the world's experts on the NetBeans Rich Client Platform. For anyone intending to work in this area I would highly recommend spending some time with the various books and tutorials and then attend this course. It will help cement your understanding and acquaint you to many valuable resources.", Universalis Consulting Services LLC