The wxWidgets Team
This is a list of the main wxWidgets developers and their current projects. Please let me know
if there are people or projects I have forgotten, or if an existing entry needs modification.
Internationalization volunteers and Credits.
Core Team | Major Contributors | Past Contributors
- Dr Robert Roebling
- Robert Roebling has written the initial GTK+ port and has
overseen its development since then.
- Dr Vadim Zeitlin
- Vadim is a lynch-pin of the wxWidgets project, working on
most of the ports and responsible for some monumental reengineering
work and many important new classes. He also wrote most of the wxUniversal widget set
and maintains the Mahogany mail client.
Vadim contributes prolifically to the mailing lists, both helping 'newbies' and
discussing complex C++ and design issues. Vadim is based in France and runs
his own consultancy company, TT-Solutions.
- Dr Stefan Csomor
- Another medical doctor, Stefan Csomor wrote and maintains
the wxMac, the port to OS X. He runs
Advanced Concepts AG,
a Swiss software consultancy specialising in medical software.
- Dr Julian Smart
- Julian Smart started the wxWidgets project at the University of Edinburgh
in 1992. He works on various aspects of the project, including wxX11, wxWinCE,
release engineering, and web site maintenance. Julian's company Anthemion Software Ltd.
produces consumer and developer products, including the story development software
StoryLines, and the wxWidgets dialog
- Vaclav Slavik
- Vaclav Slavik works on wxHTML, the XRC system, the new build
system, wxMGL, and other areas. He also works on a variety of
other open source
- Robin Dunn
- Robin works on general wxWidgets maintenance as well as the widely used
wxPython system. He is also
working for a major wxPython user, the Open Source Applications Foundation,
headed up by industry leader Mitch Kapor.
This list is mainly based on SVN write access but there are of course
many more people who make important contributions to wxWidgets.
- Bryan Petty
- Bryan contributed the refactoring of the wxVScrolledWindow for the
additions of the wxHScrolledWindow and wxHVScrolledWindow, as well as several
patches to the wxAUI library. He also worked with Francesco Montorsi on the
conversion of the reference manual from LaTeX to Doxygen, designed the
wxWidgets logo, and hosts this website, the wxWiki, and the online reference
- Mattia Barbon
- Mattia wrote wxPerl, and works on container classes, wxMotif, and
other aspects of wxWidgets.
- Chris Elliott
- Chris wrote wxHatch, and works on
Borland C++ and OpenWatcom compatibility among other things.
- Włodzimierz 'ABX' Skiba
- ABX does extraordinary amounts of painstaking testing and provides fixes for
bugs and warnings in widely used ports. He also explores new wxWidgets ports
focusing mainly on mobile devices; and he helps in improving
the bakefile build system.
- Francesco Montorsi
- Francesco contributed the wxCollapsiblePane, wxSimpleHtmlListBox, wxHyperlinkCtrl, wxColour/Dir/File/Font/PickerCtrl widgets.
He also contributed in other areas like wxPlatformInfo, wxDir, wxFileName, wxHtmlWindow events, indeterminate-mode for wxGauge, positional
parameter support for wxVsnprintf, wxPresets for bakefile, wxAnimationCtrl, stock item support for wxGTK.
Francesco was a Google Summer of Code student (2006) working on the wxWidgets Project Manager.
- Kevin Hock
- Kevin the secondary author of the wxWidgets book, and has made significant contributions to the wxSocket code, especially
making it functional on OS X. He has also done extensive testing and tweaking on the OS X port, and enhancements and bug fixes
to the main three ports (e.g. wxPasswordEntryDialog), with some emphasis in consistency among ports' behavior.
- Kevin Ollivier
- Kevin works on the release scripts, wxWebKit for Mac OS X, the web site, and many other aspects of wxWidgets.
- Michael Wetherell
- Contributed the wxArchive classes and has worked on many other aspects
- Paul Cornett
- Paul works on various aspects of code maintainance, improving consistency between ports, and improving the wxGTK port in particular.
- Stefan Neis
- Stefan works on wxOS2 and wxMotif.
- Mart Raudsepp
- Mart is working mainly on enhancements to the GTK+ port of wxWidgets
and is the Gentoo Linux wxWidgets maintainer.
- Jamie Gadd
- Jamie works on improving the look and feel and conformity to native behaviour of the Windows port.
- OSAF (Open Source Applications Foundation)
- Members of OSAF including David Surovell, John Anderson and Jed Burgess are
active contributors to wxWidgets, especially to the Mac port.
Their work on wxPython for OSAF's Chandler application can be found
- David Elliott
- David has worked on wxCocoa, a port of wxWidgets to the Mac OS X Cocoa API.
- David Webster
- David worked on the wxOS2 port.
- Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia
- Guillermo wrote wxGIFDecoder, much of wxSocket, and the "Life!" demo.
- George Tasker
- George contributed the ODBC classes.
- Otto Wyss
- Otto has contributed a variety of enhancements and bug fixes.
- SciTech Software Inc.
- SciTech sponsored the wxUniversal widget set and wxMGL port.
SciTech is a leading developer of multi-OS device driver development tools.
- Karsten Ballueder
- Karsten worked on wxWidgets in the early days of wxWidgets 2.
- Gilles Depeyrot
- Gilles has mainly helped out on the wxMac port.