I designed and implemented
the C++ programming language.
To make C++ a stable and up-to-date base for real-world software development, I have stuck with its ISO standards effort for 30+ years (so far).
I'm a professor of Computer Science in Columbia University in New York City.
A Tour of C++ (3nd edition) (a brief - 254 pages + index, historical information, etc. - tour of the C++ Programming language and its standard library for experienced programmers)