The Future of Web Search: Empowering People with Knowledge


September 27, 2011


Wei-Ying Ma, Assistant Managing Director of Microsoft Research Asia, overviews Internet search area for Microsoft, and introduces three projects that brings the search to the next level: next-generation image search called “MindFinder”, Urban computing on the knowledge minded from Taxicab GPS Data, and an English learning search engine Engkoo.


  • Portrait of Changhu Wang

    Changhu Wang

    Lead Researcher

  • Portrait of Matt Scott

    Matt Scott

  • Portrait of Wei-Ying Ma

    Wei-Ying Ma

    Assistant Managing Director Microsoft Research Asia