Internet Hall of Fame

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The Internet Hall of Fame is an honorary lifetime achievement award administered by the Internet Society (ISOC) in recognition of individuals who have made significant contributions to the development and advancement of the Internet.wikipedia
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ISOCThe Internet Society
The Internet Hall of Fame is an honorary lifetime achievement award administered by the Internet Society (ISOC) in recognition of individuals who have made significant contributions to the development and advancement of the Internet.
In 2012, on ISOC's 20th anniversary, it established the Internet Hall of Fame, an annual award whose purpose is to "publicly recognize a distinguished and select group of visionaries, leaders and luminaries who have made significant contributions to the development and advancement of the global Internet".

Jon Postel

Jonathan PostelJonathan B. Postelafter the DNS root authority incident
In 2012, Postel was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

List of lifetime achievement awards

Lifetime Achievement AwardLifetime Achievementlifetime achievement awards
The Internet Hall of Fame is an honorary lifetime achievement award administered by the Internet Society (ISOC) in recognition of individuals who have made significant contributions to the development and advancement of the Internet.

Susan Estrada

Susan Estrada is in the Internet Hall of Fame for founding CERFnet, one of the original regional IP networks, in 1988.

Brewster Kahle

Kahle/Austin Foundation
In 2012 he was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame.

Karen Banks

Karen Banks is a British computer networking pioneer who was inducted to the Internet Hall of Fame in 2013 as a "Global Connector".

George Sadowsky

On August 3, 2013, Sadowsky was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame as a Global Connector.

Hu Qiheng

Qiheng Hu
Hu was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame in 2013 as a global connector.

Ira Fuchs

He was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame in 2017.

Leonard Kleinrock

Len KleinrockDr. Leonard KleinrockKleinrock Internet Heritage Site and Archive
In 2012, Kleinrock was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Bob Kahn

Robert E. KahnRobert KahnRobert Elliot Kahn
In 2012, Kahn was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Steve Crocker

Stephen D. CrockerStephen Crocker
In 2012, Crocker was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Donald Davies

Donald Watts DaviesDonald W. DaviesDavies, Donald W.
In 2007, Davies was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame, and in 2012 he was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Danny Cohen (computer scientist)

Danny CohenDanny Cohen (engineer)
In 2012, Cohen was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Peter T. Kirstein

Peter KirsteinPeter Kirstein CBEPeter T. Kirstein, Ph.D., CBE
In 2012, Kirstein was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Nii Quaynor

Nii Narku Quaynor
He was awarded the 2015 ICANN Multi-stakeholder Ethos Award together with Cheryl Langdon Orr Also on 26 June 2013, he was selected for induction into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Charles M. Herzfeld

Charles Herzfeld
In 2012, Herzfeld was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.

Jun Murai

Murai was awarded the 2011 IEEE Internet Award - "For his leadership in the development and deployment of the global Internet, especially across the Asia-Pacific region.” Murai entered the Internet Hall of Fame in 2013, recognizing his administrative and co-ordination efforts in establishing Internet connectivity in Japan, and serving as President of Japan Network Information Center..

David J. Farber

David FarberDave Farber
On August 3, 2013, Farber was inducted into the Pioneers Circle of the Internet Hall of Fame.

Elizabeth J. Feinler

Elizabeth FeinlerElizabeth "Jake" FeinlerJake Feinler
In 2012, Feinler was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the Internet Society.