Snow Covered Trees in Aspen

C++Now 2017

The tenth annual BoostCon, C++Now 2016, wrapped up with the announcement of C++Now 2017.

The dates for next year’s conference will be May 15 through 20, 2017 and the location will again be the Aspen Center for Physics in Aspen, Colorado (with some sessions at the adjacent Aspen Institute). The Aspen Meadows Resort will again serve as the official hotel for the conference.

Best Session Winners

Also announced were the results of the Best Session balloting by C++Now 2016 attendees. The winners are…

Best Presentation

What is the basic interface? by Lisa Lippincott (Tanium)

Lisa Lippincott

Best Tutorial, Most Useful

One Session won both categories.
Practical Performance Practices by Jason Turner

Jason Turner

Most Inspiring

Multithreading is the answer. What was the question? by Ansel Sermersheim (CopperSpice)

Ansel Sermersheim

Most Engaging

Monoids, Monads, and Applicative Functors: Repeated Software Patterns by David Sankel (Stellar Science)

David Sankel

Congratulations to all the winners!

Thanks for a great success! The conference organizers would like to send a big thank you for a successful 10th annual BoostCon to all the speakers, the attendees, Patty Fox, the staff of the Aspen Center for Physics, the staff of Aspen Meadows Resort, the Program Committee, the Student/Volunteers, the conference planning committee, Software Freedom Conservancy, and, of course, all our wonderful sponsors.

We’ll see you all in Aspen next May.