Medal

The Vietsch Foundation Medal
The Vietsch Foundation MedalFebruary 21, 2017vietschfThe Vietsch Foundation will award a Medal of Honour on an annual basis. Who will be eligible to be awarded the next Vietsch Foundation Medal of Honour? Eligible are new initiatives which have led to new organisational forms that help accelerate innovation in the internet community or to new servicesRead More
Medal award 2015
Medal award 2015February 21, 2017vietschfThe first Vietsch Foundation medals of honour have been awarded to Andrew Cormack, Chief Regulatory Adviser at Jisc and Roland Hedberg, senior researcher at the University of Umeå in Sweden. They were honoured for outstanding contributions during their careers to the development of the Internet: ARead More
Medal award 2016
Medal award 2016February 21, 2017vietschfJan Gruntorád, Director of CESNET, the association operating the Czech Republic’s national e-infrastructure of the same name, was awarded the medal of honour of the Vietsch Foundation. The medal is awarded annually to people who have made a contribution of lasting value to the research and develoRead More
Medal award 2017
Medal award 2017June 2, 2017John DyerJohn Boland, outgoing Chief Executive of HEAnet, Ireland’s National Education and Research Network has been awarded the Vietsch Foundation’s medal of honour. The medal is awarded annually to people who have made a contribution of lasting value to the research and development of advanced InternetRead More