Microsoft Research Asia – Tsinghua University
November 6–7, 2008, Beijing, China
During the two-day workshop, Microsoft Research Asia and the invited attendees updated the research on Internet Services and Cloud Computing. Invited honorary speakers talked about the industry and research trend in the fields. Selected winners of Microsoft Research Asia Internet Services invitation for proposal (IFP) presented their work. There were also poster sessions, group discussions, and exciting demos. New initiatives and further collaboration opportunities were also discussed.
About 70 academics undertaking research in the area of Web search, data mining, anti-spam, social networking, system and networking for Cloud Computing, and other Internet Services related topics participated in the workshop.
The workshop was co-organized with the Chinese Ministry of Education – Microsoft Key Lab of Media and Networking Technology, Tsinghua University.