Introduction to Microsoft Next 2012 - Jean-Philippe Courtois
Jean-Philippe Courtois, President of Microsoft International, describes the Microsoft Next contest, through which 27 finalists were selected from Microsoft’s global employee base for demonstrating innovation in how they are helping customers or partners Be What’s Next.
Front Lines is a leadership development program putting Microsoft leaders into real business situations with strategic partners in the developing world. Example from Peru shared on helping bolster education.
Developer internship program from Microsoft Innovation Center in Belgium, featuring projects including a Kinect-driven Robot, a Windows Phone app to measure blood alcohol content, and more.
MICROSOFT NEXT 2012 PEOPLE’S CHOICE WINNER. Kintext, a typing interface solution for Xbox 360, designed to make typing very easy for the gaming interface for passwords, search, Xbox Live, and more.