MAX KATZ is a senior systems engineer at Exadel. He helps customers jumpstart their RIA development and provides mentoring, consulting, and training. Max is a recognized subject matter expert in the JSF developer community. He has provided JSF/RichFaces training for the past three years, has presented at many conferences, and has written numerous published articles on JSF-related topics. Max also leads Exadel's RIA strategy and writes about RIA technologies in his blog at
http://mkblog.exadel.com. Max has a bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of California, Davis, and a master's degree from Golden Gate University.