Ryan Storgaard, Award Winning Director of Technical Evangelism, Microsoft Canada

Ryan has a considerable history of success and incredible background to bring to the broad IT community and to his leadership roles. He rare accomplishments include the Microsoft Chairman’s Award and the Microsoft Circle of Excellence Award plus leading key initiatives. Have a good look at his amazing background below and then listen to the…


Rabeb Othmani, Microsoft Career Factor Idol, Windows Phone 7 Developer, Imagine Cup Winner

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Rabeb Othmani, Microsoft Career Factor Idol Winner in the category of “Windows Phone 7 Developer”. Rabeb is also an Imagine Cup Winner. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki Rabeb is a senior computer engineering student at The…


Dr. Maria Klawe: President HMC, Board Director Microsoft Corp, Speaker World CIO Forum, World-Renowned Computer Scientist

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Dr. Maria Klawe: Distinguished, Celebrated, World-Renowned Computer Scientist, President of HMC, Board Director Microsoft Corp, Nominated to the Broadcom Board, Speaker at the World CIO Forum, Past President ACM, Past Chair Anita Borg Institute…


Microsoft Ryan Waite Shares Essential Insights and Gates, Ballmer stories: Partner Director of Development for Technical Computing, Past General Manager HPC Server

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Ryan Waite: Partner Director of Development for Technical Computing, Past General Manager for Windows HPC Server, Microsoft Corp. Ryan Waite is the partner director of development for Technical Computing at Microsoft Corp. He leads…


Chris Harrison: Editor-in-Chief of the tech-savvy magazine ACM XRDS, Microsoft Research Ph.D. Fellow talks about ongoing research to find creative interaction techniques and input technologies

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Chris Harrison: Editor-in-Chief of the tech-savvy magazine ACM XRDS and Microsoft Research Ph.D. Fellow. Chris  talks about ongoing research to find creative interaction techniques and input technologies. Chris Harrison is a Ph.D. student in…


Dr. Kishore Swaminathan, Accenture Chief Scientist, Director Technology Research and Labs, shares his extensive and provocative insights that you need to hear

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview distinguished executive, scientist, engineer, Dr. Kishore Swaminathan, Chief Scientist Accenture. Kishore shares his insights into global overall trends, business needs and strategy, the future of technology, skill needs, and career lessons. Kishore ideas will…


ACM-Infosys Foundation Award (150K Prize), Eric Brewer on mobile, cloud computing, predictions, software models, Kurzeweil’s singularity

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview ACM-Infosys Foundation Award Recipient, Eric Brewer: World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Leader for Tomorrow, Industry Standard’s Most Influential Person, InfoWorld’s Top 10 Innovators, Technology Review’s TR100, Forbes’ 12 “e-mavericks, elected member National Academy of…


Dr. Doug Terry, Top Scientist, Principal Researcher MS Research–shares his deep insights into distributed systems, mobile computing, the Cloud, managing data plus research and career lessons

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Top Scientist Dr. Doug Terry, Principal Researcher Microsoft Research Silicon Valley, past Chief Scientist CSL Xerox PARC, Adjunct Professor Berkeley, and ACM Fellow. Doug shares his deep insights into distributed systems, mobile computing, the…


Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Series

Mobile is the new “e” with more mobile phones than people wearing shoes. The implications are tremendous impacting business, industry, governments, academia, media, society, and globally. Here are some great resources. Microsoft Presspass link: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/ Official press release: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2010/feb10/02-15MWC10PR.mspx Interview with Andy Lees http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2010/feb10/02-15WindowsPhone7.mspxVideo covering the Windows Phone 7 Series design http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/videoGallery.aspx Charlie Kindel’s blog…