Colloquium Speaker

Speaker:Mark Langley
Software Engineer
Microsoft Corporation
Topic:Software and Innovation Perspectives from Microsoft
Date:November 23, 1999
Time:9:30 AM
Place:Gould-Simpson, Room 701

Refreshments will be served in the 7th-floor lobby of Gould-Simpson at 9:15 AM


This will be an informal technical presentation on software development and innovation. Mark will touch on the business, cultural, and technical aspects of software development. As one of the few people at Microsoft who has shipped products as a Software Developer, a Program Manager and as a Test Manager, Mark discusses how management, organization and technical ability all tie in. Those considering employment with Microsoft may benefit from his unique experience in this area.

Mark Langley received his MS in Computer Science at the University of Arizona in 1986 and his MBA from Seattle University in 1996.