Vint Cerf Awarded IEEE Medal of Honor

Feb 5, 2023News

Vint Cerf, father of the Internet, World Leader in AIWS Award 2019 recipient, a distinguished contributor to Remaking the World – Toward an Age of Global Enlightenment, a Global Enlightenment Leader, and co-founder of the AIWS City, is honored by the IEEE.

The IEEE has announced that Vint Cerf is the recipient of the 2023 IEEE Medal of Honor. He is being recognized: “for co-creating the Internet architecture and providing sustained leadership in its phenomenal growth in becoming society’s critical infrastructure.”

Considered the highest honor in the field of Electrical Engineering, the IEEE Medal of Honor was inaugurated in 1917 and is awarded annually to a single recipient for exceptional contributions or an extraordinary career in the IEEE fields of interest. Vinton G. Cerf is this year’s laureate.