A free conference presented October 7 by Morgan Stanley and TechnoMontréal
MONTREAL, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - MorganStanley has announced that Bjarne Stroustrup, Managing Director of Morgan Stanley's technology division and creator of C++ will give a technical conference entitled "The Essence of C++" in Montreal on October 7.
This free event, presented in collaboration with TechnoMontréal, will be held at Place des Arts at 2:30 pm. Only 1,000 tickets are available and can be booked through the Place des Arts box office.
The conference, presented in English, will be of particular interest to software developers. Building on the distinctive foundations of C ++, Stroustrup will examine how new and existing features support (or distract from) programming, and how they promote an innovative style of design that is more efficient. Developers from Morgan Stanley's Technology & Engineering Centre in Montreal will be present to answer questions after the conference.
The Essence of C++
A technical conference with Bjarne Stroustrup
October 7, 2014, from 2:30 to 4:30 pm
(Doors open at 2:00 pm)
Places des Arts, Théâtre Maisonneuve
175 Ste Catherine Street West
Free event – limited seating!
Bjarne Stroustrup is the designer and original implementer of C++ as well as the author of "The C++ Programming Language" (Fourth Edition) and "A Tour of C++" (both Addison-Wesley, 2013), "Programming: Principles and Practice using C++" (Addison-Wesley, 2014), and many popular and academic publications. Dr. Stroustrup is a Managing Director in the Technology division of Morgan Stanley in New York City as well as a visiting professor at Columbia University and a Research distinguished professor at Texas A&M University. He is a member of the US National Academy of Engineering, and IEEE Fellow and an ACM fellow. His research interests include distributed systems, design, programming techniques, software development tools, and programming languages. He is actively involved in the ISO standardization of C++. For more information about Dr. Stroustrup, visit www.stroustrup.com.
Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. With offices in more than 43 countries, the Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments, institutions and individuals. Morgan Stanley's Technology & Engineering Centre in Montreal employs more than 700 software developers, engineers and architects who develop and implement exclusive tools and applications used by the Firm's businesses across the global financial markets.
For more information about Morgan Stanley, please visit www.morganstanley.com.
TechnoMontréal is a non-profit organization whose mission is to bring together Greater Montreal's information and communication technology industry players around common objectives and concerted actions towards the goal of accelerating and optimizing the competitiveness, growth and influence of cluster members. For more information about TechnoMontréal, please visit www.technomontreal.com.
For further information: Benoit Labbé, Communications & marketing director, TechnoMontréal, T 514 987-9344, C 514 239-6435, [email protected]