YEAR: 2017


Safer type casting with C++17

I like to write less code and letting the compiler fill in the open parts. After all the compiler knows most and best about these things. In C++ we have a strong type system. [...]

New article: "About the C++ Core Guidelines"

C++ is for sure not the easiest language to learn and use. The Core Guidelines try to provide some useful directions on avoiding common traps and pitfalls with using C++. [...]

NDC { Oslo } slides and video available

I noticed yesterday that the video my presentation at NDC { Oslo } in June is available youtube: [...]

Article "Nutzen Sie die Macht der Sprache" got published

My article I wrote for the proceedings of the ESE Kongress 2016 got published at embedded software engineering. [...]

Keynote at Clean Code Days in Munich on June 21st

I will give this year's keynote at the Clean Code Days in Munich. The talk title is "Use the power of the language". I will use C++ as an example programming language to show how [...]

New seminar: C++1x für eingebettete Systeme kompakt

This year I'll be working with QA Systems for a one day technical seminar called C++1x für eingebettete Systeme kompakt. The seminar will be in Stuttgart on November 21st. The [...]

NDC { Oslo } 2017

The year is still fresh regarding conferences. Only a few have already taken place, some more are coming. Among them, I'm looking forward to this year's NDC" (Norwegian Developers [...]

ADC++ schedule available now

This year's ADC++ schedule is available now, and it looks quite promising to me. There are 20 different talks, plus a keynote given by Nicolai Josuttis. [...]

Meet me at ADC++ in May

I'm pleased to announce that I will have two slots at this year's ADC++ on May 16. and 17. at the Microsoft headquarter in Munich, Germany. [...]

std::cout << "Hello, World";

As the title indicates, this is my first post on this blog. Its main purpose is to stay in touch with you. I will announce my public talks and training days at this place. [...]