Academic Summit Resources

  • Leveraging Technology for e-Research

    Research has always been a key pillar among Higher Education Institutions. This session focuses on some of the main assets Microsoft provides for university researchers and projects and initiatives it is developing with universities in the region.

  • Speaker biography - Jim Ptaszynski

    Jim Ptaszynski joined Microsoft in October 1995, having spent the past 16 years in higher education. For the six years prior to Microsoft, he was the associate dean at the Graduate School of Management at Wake Forest University.

  • Speaker biography - Harold Javid

    Harold Javid is director of the Microsoft Research Connections regional programs for North America, Latin America and Australia/New Zealand.