Lawrence Crumpton

Developer Platform Evangelist, Microsoft

Lawrence Robert Crumpton, Technology Evangelist - Developer eXperience (DX), Microsoft Australia

As Microsoft Australia’s Academic Developer Evangelist, Lawrence works with universities, students, and educational departments to leverage the transformational opportunities presented by emerging technologies and ubiquitous computing with a particular emphasis on how it is changing the way people work, play & interact.

This year Lawrence led an Australian team of students to a World Wide victory in the 2014 Imagine Cup – a competition where each year over 100,000 students from 121 countries compete to address some of the world’s most difficult challenges using technology.  As a result, team “Eyenaemia” took home a $50,000 cash prize and a meeting with Bill Gates and are continuing to bring their non-invasive, machine learning based anemia diagnostic solution “Eyenaemia” to market.

Born in the American Deep South, today Lawrence is proud to be an Australian citizen.

Speaker’s event

REMIX Sydney 2016 Summit: Culture, Technology, Entrepreneurship

REMIX Sydney 2015 - Summit on Culture, Technology, Entrepreneurship in partnership with Google, Bloomberg and The Guardian
Location:
City and Surrounds
When:
02 Jun - 02 Jun, 08:30 am - 06:00 pm