April 9, 2011

Visit by Dr Hsiao–Wuen Hon from Microsoft Research Asia

Dr Hsiao–Wuen Hon, the Managing Director of Microsoft Research Asia located in Bejing, visited our Department on April 8, 2011. As an IEEE fellow and a Distinguished Scientist of Microsoft, Dr Hon is an internationally recognized expert in speech technology.

Besides delivering a talk titled "From Ubiquitous Computing to Ubiquitous Harmony", Dr Hon also took this opportunity to present a Medal to one of our research postgraduate students, Mr. Yu Dongxiao who was awarded the Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship in 2010.