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Mert Çalışkan is a principal software architect living in Ankara, Turkey. He has over 10 years of expertise in software development specializing in the architectural design of enterprise Java web applications. He is an open source advocate for software projects such as PrimeFaces, and has also been a committer and founder of various others.
He is the co-author of PrimeFaces Cookbook by Packt Publishing and Beginning Spring by Wiley Publications. He is also working as an author for RebelLabs. He is the founder of AnkaraJUG, which is the most active JUG in Turkey.
In 2014, he was made as a Java Champion for his achievements. He is lecturing part-time at Hacettepe University with courses on enterprise web application architecture and web services. He shares his knowledge at national and international conferences like JDays 2015, JavaOne 2013, JDC2010, and JSFDays '08. You can reach Mert via Twitter at @mertcal.