SCSummitWindows Research Kernel @ HPI
Besides the presentation of Arkady Retik, there were several other talks at the Server Computing Summit: Dave Probert explained the complete Windows kernel in 3 hours, or Thomas Fahrig gave a detailed introduction to the Microsoft hypervisor Hyper-V.
All summit presentations can be found at this website.
On the first day of the HPI Server Computing Summit, Arkady Retik gave a talk on the Microsoft Shared Source Initiative and the Windows Academic Program.
Arkady works at the Core OS Division group at Microsoft Redmond and is responsible for the Curriculum Resource Kit and other things to do with Microsoft's relation to universities.