Microsoft AI: Empowering innovation
Viva Technology is the annual event that brings together startups and leaders from around the world to celebrate innovation. At Microsoft we are inspired by those who endeavor to think big, dream bold, and advance our world. Come and experience the latest AI innovations and explore how AI is accelerating business transformation, even helping to solve society’s greatest challenges.
Keynote with Satya Nadella
Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, will share his vision for AI including the challenges and potential—as well as, offer a unique perspective on the need to handle technological progress responsibly.
Goodbye silicon chips
Doug Carmean, lead architect in the Microsoft Research division, will explore the role of classical computer architectures in the context of complete quantum systems.
Amrote Abdella, regional director of Microsoft 4Afrika, will detail Microsoft's initiative to develop affordable access, skills, and innovation on the African continent.
Tech to the rescue
Jennifer Marsman, principal engineer in the Microsoft Developer Experience group, will talk about the world's toughest problems like climate change and unsustainable food systems.
Equality in technology
Peggy Johnson, Microsoft EVP of Business Development, will discuss equality. What are companies doing to help more people in more places share more of tech's amazing bounty?
The evolution of Microsoft
Jean-Philippe Courtois, EVP of Microsoft Global Sales, will outline the company's transformation journey, where teams are leveraging the power of AI to drive productivity and impact.
How will AI boost our work?
Kenza Ibnattya, Microsoft AI Product Marketing, will moderate a diversified panel of industry leaders who will share their experience to illustrate how AI can allow us to transcend ourselves.
VivaTech Microsoft Hackathon will take the form of a breakthrough “AI for good” hackfest including seven projects managed by social workers from share-it.io and two healthcare industry projects.
French Imagine Cup Finals for AI
Imagine Cup is Microsoft’s premier international competition for young developers. It offers the opportunity to detect and reward bold and impactful solutions “coded with purpose.”
Meet with twenty startups who are innovating with Microsoft’s cloud and AI technologies to help improve people’s lives and solve business challenges.