The event is promoted by Guatemala Java Users Group -GuateJUG-, which holds monthly meetings open for everyone, giving a space for discussion in Java(as JVM) related topics. Event's main objective is to promote Java as platform by promoting open knowledge as other spaces already existent in worldwide cities.
JConf Guatemala is the oldest Java conference in Central America (Since 2011) , being the most successful Java event in the region (as far as we know :) ). The event presents talks and workshops in three/four tracks, alowing attendees to have access in a free/libre/gratis way to this knowlege.
The event is the result of constant meetings between JUG members, being open for everyone.