Bio: Doug Burger is a Distinguished Engineer at Microsoft, where he leads several research-to-production projects aimed at transforming the computing architecture of Microsoft's systems and devices. With Derek Chiou, he co-leads the Catapult project, which is incorporating FPGA technology at large scale into Microsoft's cloud architecture. His team also architected the Brainwave system, which is serving accelerated deep learning at large scale within Microsoft's cloud. Before joining Microsoft in 2008, he spent ten years on the Computer Science faculty at the University of Texas at Austin, where he co-led the TRIPS project with Steve Keckler. He is the recipient of the 2006 Maurice Wilkes Award, an IEEE Fellow, an ACM Fellow, an ex-athlete, and an avid father.