ResearchNext 2014

ResearchNext is a one-day, invitation-only event that aims to share some of our latest research and vision for the future of computing. We will explore the themes of computation, information and interaction, focusing on the following topics:

  • Cloud computing
  • Data modelling
  • Machine learning
  • The new face of interaction
  • The Internet of things
  • Creating, curating and possessing digital content

Date: 24th September 2014
Location: Microsoft Research Cambridge, UK.
21 Station Road, CB1 2FB


Time  Event
9.30  Welcome and Registration
10.00  Keynote Address: Artificial Intelligence: will it overwhelm us?
10.40 Talk: The Future of Cloud Computing
11.10 Coffee Break
11.30  Talk: Computing Cancer
12.00  Talk: Data-driven Discovery and the Cloud 
12.30 Lunch/Demos/Networking
14.00 Talk: Machine Learning for the Enterprise Mailbox
14.30  Talk: Big Data Meets Environmental Challenges 
15.00 Coffee break 
15.15 Talk: The New Face of Interaction 
15.45 Talk: The Rise of the Humans 
16.15 Wrap-up 
16.25 Close 

Registration for this event is now closed.