Timothy Berners-Lee

"Current Role – Limit 1" - ha! :), World Wide Web Foundation
Cambridge, MA, United States

About Timothy


Invented the WWW because needed it in 1989.
Fighting for open standards, one web, with WWW Consortium w3.org.
MIT prof of Engineering, designing decentralized systems upon which good things will grow.
Only 30% of the world use the web: founded WebFoundation.org .


English, French

TED Conferences

TED2014, TED2013, TED2012, TED2011, TED2010, TED2009

An idea worth spreading

The fact that only half of the idea of the web has been implemented so far.

I'm passionate about

Connecting people, connecting data, oh and connecting green space.