Computational Thinking – Videos & Papers by Jeannette Wing

At Microsoft, we’re proud to have one of the forefront researchers and authors/speakers of Computational Thinking, Jeannette Wing, as a member of Microsoft Research.


In this blog post, we’ll dig into Jeannette’s content. We’ll go through it chronologically!

About Jeannette Wing:


Books & Publications:

Top Resources to Get Started:

Jeanette Wing On Stage


Now let’s get to the chronology! The chronology below focuses on Computational Thinking.

11/25/05 – Article

Computational thinking

03/06 – Article

Jeannette published this powerful whitepaper on Computational Thinking

07/01/06 – Article

Q&A with Jeannette Wing


09/06 – Presentation

Jeannette M. Wing. Two Messages for the General Public

06/14/07 – Audio

Jon Udell’s Interviews with Innovators – Dr. Jeannette Wing

2007 – Presentation

Computational Thinking

09/26/08 – Video

(Uploaded 04/19/12): Computational Thinking: Two and a Half Years Later:

04/06/09 – Article

Jeannette Wing: The Computational Thinker

06/09 – Video

(Uploaded 01/11/12): Telecom ParisTech – Computational Thinking

06/30/09 – Article

Jeannette Wing on Computational Thinking

10/30/09 – Video

Jeannette M. Wing – Computational Thinking and Thinking About Computing

02/09/11 – Video

Jeannette Wing: Computational Thinking

03/04/11 – Presentation

Computational Thinking

03/06/11 – Article

Computational Thinking – What and Why – by Jeannette Wing

03/22/11 – Article

A Definition of Computational Thinking from Jeannette Wing

12/28/11 – Video

TEDxPittsburgh – Jeannette Wing – Tiny/Humongous

02/16/12 – Video

“A Day in the Life”

03/20/12 – Video

Jeannette Wing Lecture – “Computational Thinking”

04/16/12 – Video

Jeannette Wing Lecture – “Computational Thinking”

[Note: Need to find current video version.]

10/25/12 – Video

(Uploaded 02/14/13) Towards a Theory of Trust in Networks of Humans and Computers

10/26/12 – Video & Presentation

Microsoft Research Asia: Faculty Summit 2012 – Computational Thinking – Jeannette Wing

02/15/13 – Video

Davos 2013 – An Insight, An Idea with Jeannette Wing

06/23/13 – Video

Prof. Jeannette Wing – Computational Thinking

11/22/13 – Video

Luminaries: Jeannette Wing of Microsoft Research

01/10/14 – Article

Computational Thinking Benefits Society – by Jeannette Wing

02/10/14 – Video

Computational Thinking with Jeanette Wing

06/10/14 – Article

Full Curriculum: Introduction to computational thinking

Note that this OpenLearn team made a full set of curriculum content based on Jeannette’s presentations and papers!

10/29/14 – Video

Microsoft Research Asia: Faculty Summit 2014 – Computational Thinking in the Sciences and Beyond

01/23/15 – Video

TechVista: Microsoft Research India – Computational Thinking

07/08/15 – Video & Image

Microsoft Research Faculty Summit – Advancements in AI


12/16/15 – Article

Jeannette Wing promotes computational thinking at World Computer Congress

Thank you for reading! Have a day! Not just any day. Have this one!

– Ninja Ed

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Comments (3)

  1. UPDATE: Finished a round by formatting the dates as section headers.

  2. UPDATE: I added in more online resources, for a total of 30 online resources!

  3. UPDATE: I added more images and a few more resources and links!

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