General Manager, Microsoft Robotics Group, Redmond
Tandy Trower has a 25-year history with new products and technology initiatives at Microsoft bringing to market new products as diverse as Microsoft Flight Simulator to Microsoft Windows. In addition, as a strong proponent of the importance of design in human-computer interaction he has contributed to the company s investment in improving its user interfaces, founding the company s first usability labs and product design roles. He continues to investigate and drive strategic new technology directions for the company and incubating new projects. He leads the new Microsoft initiative to deliver a software platform and tools for the robotics community.