Panel: Community-driven research: Emerging scholar spotlight

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Published on 25 Jan 2022, 1:29
Moderator: Mary Gray, Senior Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research New England
Speakers:
Ben Ale-Ebrahim, PhD Candidate, Indiana University
Calvin Liang, PhD Candidate & Microsoft Research Intern, University of Washington
Rida Qadri, PhD Candidate & Microsoft Research Intern, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Tristan Gohring, PhD Candidate, Indiana University

This panel will spotlight emerging scholars with ties to Microsoft Research internship and fellowship programs who bring community-driven approaches to other areas of innovation. Featured scholars include Rida Qadri, a grad who looks at collective action and grassroots innovation among Jakarta: Motorbike-taxi drivers; Calvin Liang, who works on health education tech for trans youth; and Ben Ale-Ebrahim and Tristan Gohring, who work on pronouns in the workplace.

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