Microsoft Research Faculty Summit to Be Streamed Live July 8-9

July 2, 2015

Join ACM for broadcasts from the Microsoft Research Faculty Summit streamed live from Redmond, Washington on Wednesday, July 8 and Thursday, July 9. This free online event offers keynotes and selected presentations from the Faculty Summit on future trends in computer science research. This year’s event, which focuses on AI, will feature three keynote speakers and a panel:

July 8:

  • Opening Keynote 8:30–9:15 A.M. PT (11:30 A.M.–12:15 P.M. ET): Jeannette Wing, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Research
  • Panel: Progress in AI: Myths, Realities and Aspirations 9:15–10:15 A.M. PT (12:15–1:15 P.M. ET). Moderator: Eric Horvitz, Managing Director, Microsoft Research

July 9:

  • Keynote: A Revolution Against Big-Brother Social Networks 9:00–9:45 A.M. PT (12:00–12:45 P.M. ET): Monica Lam, Professor of Computer Science, Stanford University
  • Closing Keynote 4:30–5:30 P.M. PT (7:30–8:30 P.M. ET): Peter Lee, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Research