Here you can find a good summary of the RCP Plenary that
quickly summarize the history of Eclipse RCP, and presents
changes with Eclipse RCP 3.1 and.... many very interesting
stuff are coming ! :-)

Read the article on EclipsePowered :
Day 3 : RCP Plenary.

Slides related (other conference) :
Packaging, Deploying, and Running Rich Client Apps

(Post originally written by Eric Barroca on the old Nuxeo blogs.)