2007 Fellow Awards Nominees Jean Bartik Bio Bob Metcalfe Bio Linus Torvalds Bio

 

The 2008 Fellow Awards honorees:
  • Jean Bartik was one of the first programmers of the groundbreaking ENIAC computing system in 1945. She later assisted in converting the ENIAC system into one of the first stored-program computers.
  • Bob Metcalfe led the invention, standardization, and commercialization of Ethernet.
  • Linus Torvalds created the Linux kernel and oversaw open source development of the widely used Linux operating system.
WHEN • Tuesday, October 21, 2008
• 5:30 PM Media/Sponsor/Fellow Reception
• 6:00 PM Hosted Cocktails
• 7:00 PM Banquet and Fellow Awards Ceremony
MASTER OF CEREMONIES TBA
WHERE Computer History Museum
1401 N Shoreline Blvd 
Mountain View, California
Directions
DRESS Black tie optional
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