TimBernersLee

computer scientist

Tuesday, February 21, 2006

HONORS AND AWARDS

1995

The Interactive Art Jury awarded him an Honorary Golden Nica in the category Interactive Art, which is the biggest rize to be won for computer art.

received a "Kilby Young Innovator" award by the THE KILBY AWARDS FOUNDATION

co-recipient of the ACM Software Systems Award.

In 1995, Tim Berners-Lee received the Kilby Foundation's "Young Innovator of the Year" Award, and an honorary Prix Ars Electronica, and was corecipient of the ACM Software Systems Award.

1996 July,

honorary degree from the Parsons School of Design, New York (D.F.A., 1996) ,
honorary degree from Southampton University (D.Sc., 1996),
awarded a Distinguished Fellowship of the British Computer Society

1997

he was awarded the IEEE Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award, the
Duddell Medal of the Institute of Physics, the Interactive Services Association's
Distinguished Service Award, the MCI Computerworld/Smithsonian Award for
Leadership in Innovation, The International Communication Institute's Columbus Prize,
and an OBE.

1998

he received the Charles Babbage award, the Mountbatten Medal of the National
Electronics Council, the Lord Lloyd of Kilgerran Prize from the Foundation for Science
and Technology, PC Magazine Lifetime Achievement Award in Technical Excellence, a MacArthur Fellowship and The Eduard Rhein technology award.

honorary degree from Essex University (D.U.)

honorary degree from Southern Cross University (1998),

1999

, Time magazine dubbed him one of the 100 greatest minds of the century and he received a World Technology Award for Communication Technology, and an Honorary Fellowship to the Society for Technical Communications.

2000

Received the Paul Evan Peters Award of ARL, Educause and CNI, the Electronic
Freedom Foundation's pioneer award, and the George R Stibitz Computer Pioneer
award at the American Computer Museum, and the Special Award for Outstanding
Contribution of the World Television Forum.

honorary degree from the Open University (D.U., 2000),

2001

Received the Sir Frank Whittle Medal from the Royal Academy of Engineering.

honorary degree from Columbia University (D.Law),
honorary degree from Oxford University
honorary degree from The University of Port Elizabeth (DSc).
Distinguished Fellow of the British Computer Society,
Honorary Fellow of the Institution of Electrical Engineers.,
member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Fellow of the Royal Society.

2002

Was the recipient of the Japan Prize from the Science and Technology Foundation of
Japan.
He shared the Prince of Asturias Foundadtion Prize for Scientific and Technical
Research with with Larry Roberts, Rob Kahn and Vint Cerf; became a Fellow of the
Guglielmo Marconi Foundation,
and recieved the Albert Medal of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Art,
Manufactures and Commerce (RSA).

2004 April 14,

Millennium Technology Prize; Finish Technology Award Foundation worth 1 million dollar

Knighthood of the British Empire (KBE) for services to the global development of the Internet.