Dell Lecture - Bob Taylor/Internet Visionary, LBJ Auditorium, September 17, 2009, 5:00 pm

Contact Name: 
Jenna Whitney
Sep 17, 2009 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Type of Talk: Dell Lecture

Speaker/ Affiliation: Bob Taylo

r/ Internet Visionary

Date/ Time: September 17, 2009/ 5:00 p.m.

Location: LBJ Auditorium

Event Details:

The event will feature a

live interview of Taylor by John Markoff, technology reporter for The New

York Times. Also included will be presentations by Michael A. Hiltzik, Pul

itzer Prize winner and author of Dealers of Lightning: Xerox PARC and the D

awn of the Computer Age, and M. Mitchell Waldrop, author of The Dream Mac

hine, a book about the history of computing.

J Strother Moore, Profe

ssor with the Department of Computer Science at UT Austin and Gary Chapman

, Senior Lecturer with the LBJ School of Public Affairs and associate direc

tor of the UT Telecommunications and Information Policy Institute will act

as masters of ceremony for the event.

The 1910 Lecture Series kicks of

f the Graduate School’s 100-year celebration and is co-sponsored by the D

ell Distinguished Lecture Series and The University of Texas Department of

Computer Science.