Andy Gordon



Andy Gordon leads Calc Intelligence at Microsoft Research, bringing intelligence to end-user programming, especially spreadsheets. Calc Intelligence partners closely with Microsoft Excel: features such as LAMBDA and Calc.ts, arising from their mission to enhance Excel as a programming language, ship now in production to many millions of customers.

Andy’s research is on programming languages: their principles, logic, usability, and trustworthiness. He is a Senior Principal Research Manager at Microsoft Research, Cambridge, part-time Professor at the University of Edinburgh, and a 2020 Fellow of the ACM.



Calc Intelligence at Microsoft Research: A deep partnership to transform the future of Excel

Our team Calc Intelligence at Microsoft Research has partnered with Excel for many years. This talk will cover some of our past work, such as the initial development of LAMBDA and the principles of Excel as a programming language, our present work on the LAMBDA editor, and finally some future concepts we’re excited about!

Excel Virtually Global is an independent conference and is neither sponsored nor approved by Microsoft.


Any Questions?