Experiences in Software Engineering


May 24, 2012


Derick Campbell


Microsoft Research


Over the past two and one-half years, the engineering team within Microsoft Research Connections has shipped 15 exciting software products for academics and researchers, including Microsoft Translator Hub, ChronoZoom, Layerscape, Try F#, Project Hawaii, .NET Bio, and the Chemistry Add-in for Word. How does a team of eight full-time Microsoft engineers consistently deliver great software for academics? What lessons have they learned in the process? Join us for this interactive talk to find out.


Derick Campbell

Derick Campbell is a software engineering veteran with 25 years of experience in product development, product incubation, and software consulting. In his latest role of a 15-year Microsoft career, Derick manages the Microsoft Research Connections engineering team.


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    Derick Campbell