Microsoft Research Cambridge is focused on three principal research objectives: to apply artificial intelligence to improve people’s lives; to invent intelligent infrastructure for the cloud; and to transform how we work by bringing humans and machines together in partnership.

Microsoft Research Cambridge is a leading light in one of the world’s largest, most respected software research organisations and is home to world-class expertise in artificial intelligence. Applying this expertise to healthcare is a major focus of the lab, which has established itself as a credible academic partner and source of technology transfer to Microsoft’s business worldwide. Researchers and engineers in the Cambridge lab, have produced contributions to some of Microsoft’s most successful products and services.