Today, Microsoft Research announced the promotion and appointment of Dr. Hsiao-Wuen HON as Managing Director of the Beijing Lab (Microsoft Research Asia, MSRA). Rob Knies, a member of Microsoft Research, interviewed Hon and posted an interview after news of this appointment.
BERNO: I really enjoyed working here in Microsoft Research Asia. The culture here is healthy, inquisitive, open and respectful. Everyone is keen to make their contribution to advance the state of computing and technology development and nuture the next generation of researchers. When I first joined the organisation, I received a personal welcome email from Hon. I felt very welcome and humbled to receive a direct email from an organisation then-deputy MD.