Co-hosted by Microsoft Research Asia, Nankai University and Tianjin University, the 14th Computing in the 21st Century Conference was held in Tianjin on October 25, 2012. Following the theme ‘Computing, Naturally’ the conference invited top minds from around the world to share the latest trends and greatest achievements in computer science with over 2,000 faculty members and college students in Tianjin.
Event Date and Venue
- October 25, 2012 in Tianjin, Tianjin University
Panel Discussion: Disruptive Innovations
Moderator: Rico Malvar, Chief Scientist and Distinguished Engineer, Microsoft Research
About the Conference
Ever since Microsoft Research Asia was established in Beijing in 1998, it has been committed to strong collaboration with academia to cultivate talent for IT and related industries. Computing in the 21st Century Conference is an annual academic conference founded and organized by Microsoft Research Asia since its inception, which has become one of the biggest and most influential conferences in computing science education and research in China and Asia-Pacific region. The previous 13 annual conferences have been successfully held in many Asian countries and regions including, China, Japan, Korea and Singapore, and have attracted a total of more than 36,000 attendees. They have welcomed numerous Turing Award winners and top scholars and researchers from all over the world to give keynote speeches, share their mind, and have face to face dialogues with students. Well received by the faculty members and students, the Conference is honored by the media as the “Most Significant Academic Exchange in the Computing Science Research Area.”
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