New “Italian C++ Conference” event in Italy (Italian only)

A full day of C++ in the Italian language:

Italian C++ Conference 2016

May 14, 2016

University "Bicocca", in Milan.

Special guest: James McNellis, from the Visual C++ Team.

The site and the event are entirely in Italian. Here is a translation of the main information:

In a nutshell

The Italian C++ Conference 2016 aims to be a forum for exchanging experiences using the C++ language, paying special attention to what we learned in the last years using C++11 and C++14, and what to expect from the upcoming C++17.

James McNellis will talk (in English!) about CoRoutines and CRT refactoring.

Other Italian C++ professionals will speak (in Italian) on different topics.

Who should attend the Italian C++ Conference 2016?

This event is made by C++ professionals for C++ professionals, students and enthusiasts.


What can I find in the Italian C++ Conference 2016?

After 5 years of C++11, we'll show the picture of the situation through real stories.

The agenda consists of 5x60' tech talks and 1x40' Q/A "Ask Us Everything" panel.

James McNellis will talk about CoRoutines and about his experience on redesigning the C Runtime (CRT).

Other speakers are Italian C++ professionals, working in different domains. They will cover topics like C++ simplification, REST and Websocket, ideas for teaching modern C++.

Coffee breaks and lunch included.

You can refer to the detailed program for more information.

When does the Italian C++ Conference 2016 take place?

The event will be held on May 14, 2016 at the University "Bicocca", in Milan.

Check-in starts at 8.30 AM, the main event starts at 9.00 AM and will last for a full day.

Who supports this event?

RogueWave Software is our main sponsor.

JetBrains and O'Reilly are supporting us with free books/licenses.

Get in touch if you want to support us!

Do I need to register?

The Italian C++ Conference 2016 is free, but you must register to facilitate the organization of the event. You can register here.

Schedule for ACCU 2016 has been published

The schedule for the annual ACCU Conference has just been published. The conference will be held at Marriott Hotel  City Centre, in Bristol, UK, on April 19-23, 2016. The conference is focused on professionalism in programming, but as always the schedule contains a lot of talks about C++.


ACCU is a small and friendly conference, typically 400+ attendees living together in the same hotel for a week discussing everything about programming. Most of the talks(60+) are 90 minutes, with long breaks inbetween, inviting to deep and insightful discussions both during and after the sessions. If you are into programming, especially C++, this is a conference that you might want to consider.



C++ meetup in Madrid, Spain: C++ in Fintech

Today we have another C++ meetup in Madrid, Spain.

C++ in Fintech

C++ applied to fintech products and services

What to expect at the meetup:

Short keynotes on how C++ is applied to risk calcuation apps, fast market information transfers, quantitative finance and much more. It will be hosted at Indizen HQs and we will have programers from BME, BBVA and Indizen.

CppCon opens Call for Submissions

CppCon has announced its call for submission for 2016. 

CppCon: The C++ Conference

Call for Submission

From the announcement:

The deadline for submissions is May 22nd and the conference face gathering for the entire C++ community. The conference is organized by the C++ community for the community and so we invite you to present.


C++Now 2016 Program Highlights: C++17

The C++ Now 2016 conference has a number of highlights this year.

C++ Now 2016 Hightlights

From the program:

C++17 is almost here and C++Now 2016 is offering sessions focused on specific C++17 features. Hear David Sankel on Variants, Nathan Myers on contracts support, and Alisdair Meredith on implementing tuple in C++17.


C++ sessions at JAX Finance

The JAX Finance conference is to be held in London in April.

The Conference for Technology in Finance

About the conference:

JAX Finance is a three-day conference for software experts focusing on the specific technological needs of the financial industry.

This year the conference includes a number of sessions on C++ (in addition to the existing focus on Java.)

Dates: 27 - 29 Apr

Venue: Park Plaza Victoria, London


C++Now 2016 program is online

The C++Now 2016 program is online.

Sean Parent

C++Now 2016 program

From the program:

The this years C++Now keynote will be held by the conference's first ever keynote speaker, Sean Parent. He is returning for the tenth annual conference to deliver this year's keynote, "Better Code."

CppCon 2016 registration is open

The early bird registration for the upcoming CppCon 2016 in September is open.


Early Bird registration

The big new is that there are six classes that will be held on the Saturday and Sunday before the conference. Attendees can choose between classes on the Core Guidelines, concurrency, embedded developement, C++11/14, Qt/Widgets, and low-latency programming taught by some of the best instructors in the industry.

Registration opportunties also include a field trip to Seattle's Living Computer Museum, attending the Standards Committee's Study Group on game development and low-latency, and getting logo'ed shirts.