This page features highlights about recent Microsoft Research Connections collaborations, projects, and events.
Featured Research Stories
|15 Years of Advances, Collaboration in Asia
Microsoft Research Asia, celebrating 15 years of remarkable research, will host its Innovation Day in Beijing on Oct. 30 and its annual Computing in the 21st Century Conference in Hefei, China, on Nov. 1.
|Lab Environment Motivates Interns
No matter their field of research, Microsoft Research’s summer interns are certain to find a project that suits their interests. The most memorable aspects of their experiences, though, seem to have come from the working environment.
|Focus in France on Machine Learning
Christopher Bishop, distinguished scientist at Microsoft Research Cambridge, discusses machine learning shortly before the opening of the Machine Learning Summit 2013, to be held April 22-24 just outside of Paris.
|GeoFlow Takes Data for a 3-D Drive
What do astronomy and business intelligence have in common? Look behind GeoFlow’s sophisticated, interactive 3-D data-visualization for Excel, and you’ll find its origins in the WorldWide Telescope project.
|Hopper Event: Inspiring Interest in CS
Microsoft—and Microsoft Research in particular—are demonstrating a commitment to encourage more girls and young women to consider a career in computer science during the 12th annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.
Conferences and Workshops
- Windows Azure for Research Training (Tentative) – Seattle 2014
Seattle, WA, United States· 1011 September 2014
- Windows Azure for Research Training (Tentative) – Russia 2014
Russia· 48 August 2014
- PhD Summer School 2014
Cambridge, UK· 30 June4 July 2014