TechVista is Microsoft Research India's annual research symposium. It brings together the best minds from the scientific and academic worlds onto a common platform. TechVista provides an opportunity for the research community, government, and students to interact and exchange ideas on research and its future directions.
TechVista 2013 was held in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, on January 24, 2013. The following renowned researchers and scientists delivered keynote talks:
TechVista was attended by more than 2500 students- thank you for the overwhelming participation! The MSR demo session and the PhD poster session were very well attended too, with participants showing tremendous interest in learning about the state-of-the-art and the latest PhD work in computer science.
Congratulations to the following PhD scholars for winning the top prizes at the PhD poster session:
1st Prize: Saptarshi Ghosh, IIT Kharagpur, Topical search in the Twitter online social network
2nd Prize: Kuldeep Yadav, IIIT Delhi, Energy-Efficient Spatio-Temporal Mobility Profiles for Predicting Encounters Between Mobile Users
3rd Prize: Harini Sampath, IIIT Hyderabad, A Communication System on Smart Phones and Tablets for non-verbal children with Autism