Hall of Fame Highlights

When people find out why Alan Emtage was inducted into the Internet Society’s Internet Hall of Fame, they wonder why he’s not one of the world’s richest men. He certainly would be if he got even a penny every time someone clicked on his invention. Kn...

In THEIR own WORDS

Q&A with Jaap Akkerhuis

Jaap Akkerhuis, a Dutch research engineer, was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame for his leadership in the development of the Internet in the Netherlands and Europe.

IN the NEWS

Despite being 10 years his senior, Bob Metcalfe counts Apple founder Steve Jobs among his professional mentors. 

Internet HISTORY Timeline

Mapping inductees’ defining moments in Internet history.

1998

This year marks 20 years since Michael Roberts became the first President and CEO of the ICANN.  

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