The speaker talks about the most widely recognized programming language, that is C. And his experience in becoming the country's best selling author with the book "let us C".
Yashavant P. Kanetkar is an Indian computer science author, known for his books on programming languages. He has authored several books on topics such as C, C++, VC++, C#, .NET, DirectX and COM programming. He is also a popular speaker on various technology subjects and is a regular columnist for publications Express Computers and Developer 2.0. His best-selling books include Let Us C, Understanding Pointers In C and Test Your C Skills. He has received Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award by Microsoft. His books are popular in the Indian Subcontinent and is one of the major course ware in preparing for campus placement in India.
He has obtained his B.E. from Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai and M.Tech from IIT Kanpur. His current affiliations include being Director of KICIT, a training company and KSET, both based in Nagpur.
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