This five-minute video is part of campaign to increase the awareness within the academic research community of the extent that Microsoft Research invests in the future of computer science research. Its core message is that Microsoft Research is the place where dedicated researchers are free to fulfill their vision and make an impact.
This video provides evidence of how Microsoft Research is committed to investing in the future of computer science research through its Joint Research Center program as illustrated through the story of Microsoft Research – FAPESP Joint Research center.
Joint Research Centers create a place where dedicated researchers can collaborate openly and are free to make an impact with other researchers. The FAPESP Institute for IT Research is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Its research is currently focused on the environment through work with the e-phenology project. The project is jointly funded by Microsoft Research and FAPESP.