A representative of Russia at the C++ Standardization Committee. Author of several accepted proposals to the C++ standard.
Author of the Boost libraries: TypeIndex, DLL, Stacktrace; maintainer of Any, Conversion, LexicalCast, Variant.
Author of "Boost C++ Application Development Cookbook" and "Boost C++ Application Development Cookbook, Second Edition".
Nicolai Josuttis is an independent systems architect, technical manager, author, and consultant. He designs mid-sized and large software systems for the telecommunication, traffic, finance, and manufacturing industries.
He is an active member of C++ standardization committee for almost 20 years now.
With 6 years of professional experience with C++ in the games and VFX industries, Viktor currently spends his time writing open source software (since 01.01.2016) and occasionally doing some contract work. His latest work has been the implementation of hot code-reloading at runtime for the Nim programming language. He is also the author of doctest — "The fastest feature-rich C++11 single-header testing framework". His interests are the making of games and game engines, high performance code, data oriented design, cryptocurrencies, optimizing workflows and incorporating good practices in the software development process such as testing and the use of modern tools like static analysis or instrumentation. Viktor is from Sofia, Bulgaria and his profession is his hobby. Personal website: http://onqtam.com/
Rainer Grimm has worked as a software architect, team lead and instructor for about 20 years. In his spare time he likes to write articles about C++, Python and Haskell, but he also likes to speak at conferences. He publishes very often on his blog "Modern C++". Now he is a trainer giving seminars to modern C++ and Python. His books "C++11 für Programmierer ", "C++", "C++-Standardbiliothek", and "The C++ Standard Library" were published by O'Reilly and Leanpub.
Arno is responsible for the design, architecture and development of all the think-cell's software products. He oversees think-cell's R&D team, Quality Assurance and Customer Care.
Before founding think-cell, Arno worked at Microsoft Research and McKinsey. Arno studied computer science and management and holds a Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a specialization in Computer Graphics.
Ben was in the game industry for 23 years, at companies like EA and Blizzard. He's always looking for useful new techniques in C++, and he geeks out on algorithms, APIs, types and functional programming.
Timur Doumler is a C++ developer specialising in audio and music technology, member of the ISO C++ committee, and program chair of the Audio Developer Conference (ADC). He is passionate about writing clean code, providing good tools, evolving the C++ language, and building inclusive communities.
Doctoral candidate (Ph.D.c.) at the Computer Science department of the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Belgrade with main research revolving around the programming language design.
Ivan has been a long time KDE contributor mainly working on the Plasma workspace and lower-level frameworks for tracking and managing user actions. Maintainer of KActivities, Contour daemon and Lancelot.
Andrey is a co-founder of PVS-Studio project and CTO at Program Verification Systems. He is Microsoft MVP in the nomination "Developer Technologies". He is an author of large number of articles dedicated to the code quality and error patterns that C++ developers make. He promotes methodology of static and dynamic code analysis.
Andrey has been working in ReSharper C++ team, JetBrains for the last 3 years. Before that, he worked in the GIS industry in the areas related to computational geometry and 3D-visualization.