Today after keynote presentations by James Cameron (who praised Microsoft Research for helping them create a digital asset management system that made Avatar possible), Craig Mundie, Microsoft Chief Research and Strategy Officer, and Karen Cator, Direction of Educational Technology at the US Dept of Education the winners of the US Imagine Cup Software Design and Game Development competitions. And the winners are:
Software Design Teams
There were a number of additional achievement awards given as well.
There are some events in the worldwide Imagine Cup that are still open to entries. One of the events that excites me the most is the Windows Phone 7 Rockstar Award.