Sir Tim Berners-Lee: Melbourne Public Lecture
Web weavers of the future
Looking at the impact of the Web on society, journalism, media, open research and scholarly communication.
Date: 4 February 2013
Time: 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Venue: University of Sydney, Wilson Hall, Wilson Avenue, Parkville, VIC
About the Speaker: Sir Timothy John “Tim” Berners-Lee, OM, KBE, FRS, FREng, FRSA, also known as “TimBL,” is a British computer scientist, best known as the inventor of the World Wide Web.
Education: The Queen’s College, Oxford, University of Oxford, Emanuel School
Awards: MacArthur Fellowship, Charles Stark Draper Prize, Marconi Prize, Mountbatten Medal, President’s Medal