Portrait of Lili Cheng

Lili Cheng

Distinguished Engineer and General Manager

About

Lili Chenge manages FUSE (Future Social Experiences) Labs, which collaborates with startups, academia, the art & design community, and other teams across Microsoft and the industry.  FUSE is a multidisciplinary team which applies expertise to:

social networks & real-time systems
agents
social productivity: sharing economy & collective action
learning and education
social infrastructure

Prior to Microsoft, Lili worked in Apple Computer’s Advanced Technology Group, on the User Interface research team, where she focused on Quicktime Conferencing and Quicktime VR. Lili is also a registered architect; she worked in Tokyo and Los Angeles for Nihon Sekkei and Skidmore Owings and Merrill on commercial urban design and large-scale building projects. She has taught at NYU-Interactive Telecommunications as well as Harvard University.

Publications

2003

2001

Projects

Universal Design: How to Attract More Diverse Researchers Link description

Universal Design: How to Attract More Diverse Researchers

Date

July 27, 2015

Speakers

Ann Quiroz Gates, Charles Isbell, Ed Lazowska, Kristin Tolle, and Lili Cheng

Affiliation

Microsoft Research, University of Texas at El Paso, University of Washington, Georgia Institute of Technology