Vint Cerf (Internet Pioneer, Google)

Google, Inc. - 25 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, 9th floor Washington, 20001 Washington DC
Mon, Oct 6, 2014, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Vinton G. Cerf is vice president and Chief Internet Evangelist for Google. He contributes to global policy development and continued spread of the Internet. Widely known as one of the "Fathers of the Internet," Cerf is the co-designer of the TCP/IP protocols and the architecture of the Internet. He has served in executive positions at MCI, the Corporation for National Research Initiatives and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Cerf is a recipient of numerous awards and commendations in connection with his work on the Internet, including the US Presidential Medal of Freedom, US National Medal of Technology, the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, the Prince of Asturias Award, the Tunisian National Medal of Science, the Japan Prize, the Charles Stark Draper award, the ACM Turing Award and 21 honorary degrees.In December 1994, People magazine identified Cerf as one of that year's "25 Most Intriguing People." His personal interests include fine wine, gourmet cooking and science fiction. Cerf and his wife, Sigrid, were married in 1966 and have two sons, David and Bennett.

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  • Vint Cerf

    Vint Cerf

    Internet Pioneer, Google

    Vinton G. Cerf is the Chief Internet Evangelist for Google, widely known as a "Father of the Internet," Vint is the co-designer of TCP/IP protocols and basic architecture of the Internet.

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  • When

    Monday, Oct 6
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)

    Where

    Google, Inc.
    25 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, 9th floor
    20001 Washington

    Google, Inc.
    25 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, 9th floor Washington20001

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