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Microsoft to offer live stream of its Research Faculty Summit, focus on AI

Microsoft has announced that they will be live streaming their Microsoft Research Faculty Summit which is to take place on July 17th and 18th. The live stream will cover the majority of the conference’s presentations and events with it running between 8:30am and 6pm (PT) on both days.

“The event will consist of keynotes, sessions, panels, and showcased technologies,” Microsoft’s Evelyne Viegas said in a statement. “The summit brings together thought leaders and researchers from a broad range of disciplines including computer science, social sciences, human design and interactions, and policy. Together we will highlight some of the key challenges posed by artificial intelligence, and will identify the next generation of approaches, techniques, and tools that will be needed to develop AI to solve the world’s most pressing challenges.” A full schedule of the event can be viewed here.

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