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The suitcase that brings digital literacy across Nepal

Ms Samjhana Bhandari (centre), Senior Instructor from MIC Nepal, showing the class how to use Microsoft Office solutions on their Microsoft Surface devices

There is a suitcase that my team treasures dearly. It follows us from village to village in Nepal, when we travel to our digital literacy trainings. Over the last three years, it has visited dozens of rural communities, from the eastern district of Lahan to the western Dailekh District … Read more »

Microsoft Student Partners launches with STEM Cambodia

(L-R): Bin Ru Tan, Sales Director, South East Asia New Markets, Microsoft; Wellington Perera, Developer Experience Lead, South East Asia New Markets, Microsoft; Rena Chai, Marketing and Operations Lead, South East Asia New Markets, Microsoft; Youk Ngoy, Secretary of State, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, William Heidt, US Ambassador to Cambodia; Allen Dodgson Tan, Managing Director, STEM Cambodia; Dr. Chan Roath, Director General, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA, 22 August 2016 – Microsoft today launched the Microsoft Student Partners (MSP) program in Cambodia, in partnership with local non-governmental organization (NGO) STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) Cambodia at an opening event at the Royal University of Phnom Penh. Microsoft Student Partners aims to cultivate technology … Read more »

Transforming education today for the workplace of tomorrow

Image credit: Microsoft Australia

Are today’s youth ready for the workplace of tomorrow? That’s a question and responsibility that, as a former teacher, I take seriously. In our fast-paced, technology-driven world, this is now ever more relevant. When I used to teach in a rural community in Canada in the late 1980s, my passion … Read more »

Microsoft Malaysia and CREST sign MoU for healthcare innovation

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Microsoft Malaysia and CREST (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science & Technology) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a long term engagement to drive connected healthcare innovation in Malaysia. The MoU was signed at the Malaysia Telemedicine Conference 2016 at Swan Convention Centre, Sunway Medical Centre. The collaboration entails … Read more »