Panel: The Making of ISO/IEC 8652: Ada 2005

Erhard Ploedereder, PhD

Erhard Ploedereder chaired the Distinguished Reviewers for Ada9X and, until 2001, the ISO rapporteur groups XRG and ARG concerned with the international standardization of Ada95 and with the maintenance of the standard. In 2001 he was elected president of Ada-Europe. His involvement with Ada goes back to 1980, when he was a Distinguished Reviewer for the original development of Ada. Since then he participated in numerous Ada-related activities.
He is a tenured professor at the University of Stuttgart, Germany, where he holds the Chair for Programming Languages and Compilers and is currently vice-dean of Computer Science. He earned M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees at Harvard University and a Diploma in Computer Science at the TU Munich, Germany.

Erhard Ploedereder
University of Stuttgart
Institute for Computer Science
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