2010 Harold Pender Award and Lecture
Penn Engineering is proud to announce the 2010 Recipients of the Harold Pender Award: Robert E. Kahn, Chairman, CEO and President of the Corporation for National Research Initiatives, and Vinton G. Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist of Google.
Drs. Cerf and Kahn are being recognized for their pioneering and seminal contributions to network-based information technology, and especially for the design and implementation of the TCP/IP protocol suite, which continues to provide the foundation for the growing Internet.
The Award will be presented following a joint lecture to be given by Drs. Cerf and Kahn on February 23 entitled, "The Internet: Lessons from the Past and Implications for the Future." This event will be held at 4:30 pm in Wu and Chen Auditorium in Levine Hall on the Penn Engineering campus. A reception will follow the lecture and Award presentation.
The Harold Pender Award is given by the faculty of The Moore School to outstanding members of the engineering profession who have achieved distinction by significant contributions to society.