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Eiffel language


To standardize the syntax and semantics of a modern, component-based, general purpose, object oriented, and type-safe programming language called Eiffel.

Programme of work:

  1. To develop Eiffel language standards.
  2. Upon completion of item 1, to investigate the future direction of Eiffel language standards, and to evaluate and consider proposals for complementary or additional technology.
  3. To establish and maintain liaison with other Ecma TCs and with other Standards Development Organisations (SDOs) as appropriate to facilitate and promulgate the work of the TG.


Convenor: Bertrand Meyer (ETH)
Secretary: Patrick Luthi (Ecma International)