The goal of the workshop is to enhance the communication between the nascent theory group of Microsoft Research Asia and the international theory community, and to exchange the latest ideas and results among experts in theoretical computer science.




Host: Theory Group, Microsoft Research Asia


Place: Sigma Building 5/F, Compass Room 49 Zhi Chun Road, Haidian District, Beijing, China, 100080

Date: April 14th-18th, 2008







Andrej Bogdanov, Tsinghua University
Wei Chen, MSR Asia
Cynthia Dwork,  MSR Silicon Valley
Shang-Hua Teng, Boston University / MSR Asia




About Microsoft Research Asia

Microsoft Research Asia, founded in 1998, is Microsoft's fundamental research arm in Asia Pacific. Located in Beijing, this lab harnesses the best talents from across the world to realize Microsoft's vision of computing and push the state of the art. With more than 300 researchers and engineers and over 1,500 publications, the lab has grown into a center of excellence for cutting-edge research. The theory group is the latest addition to Microsoft Research Asia. It aims at advancing the foundation and principles in all areas of computer science, and is building relationships and collaborations with other Microsoft research groups and academia in addressing challenging problems related to theoretical computer science.





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