ACM Turing Award Lecture by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Tuesday 29 May 2018, Aula VU Amsterdam, 09.00-11.30h
Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, is the recipient of the 2016 ACM A.M. Turing Award, known as the Nobel Prize for Informatics. He will deliver his Turing Award Lecture at the ACM Web Science Conference on Tuesday 29 May 2018, Aula Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 09.00-11.30h. What is the World Wide Web and what is its future? What could it be, what should it be? What is the Web we want? This is a public event, open to all; registration is required but attendance is free of cost.
09.00 – 10.00 Welcome coffee & tea (Foyer)
10.00 – 11.30 ACM Turing Award Lecture (Aula hall)
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam
Important notice. Due to an overwhelming interest in attending the Turing Lecture:
Please be aware that, if you register, there may not be a seat for you in the Aula hall anymore; an additional adjacent room (Auditorium) has been reserved, to which the A/V signal of the lecture in the Aula will be transmitted.
The Turing Lecture will be live-streamed as well (10h00 UTC +2), see the page: Join us live for the ACM Turing Lecture by Sir Tim Berners-Lee. (Broadcast starts at 09h30 UTC+2.)