Tag Archives: Doug Engelbart

Jul. 13, 2013 SVEC Hall Of Fame

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Here are Silicon Valley Engineering Council Hall Of Fame members over the years. Pictured are Bill Adams, Paul Baran, Bob Berry, Roy Clay, Aart de Geus, Doug Engelbart, Richard Elkus, Jane Evans, Celeste Volz Ford, Joseph Goodman, Sam Haddad, Martin Hellman, John Hennessy, David Hodges, Ted Hoff, Tom Kailath, Steve Kang, J. Patrick Kennedy, David Lam, Wiliam Miller, Gordon Moore, Stanley Myers, Jim Omura, Brad Parkinson, Jay Pinson, T.J. Rodgers, Jerry Sanders, Terry Shoup, Jim Spilker, Bernard Widrow, Steve Wozniak.

Adams Bill 12 Baran Paul 2 copy Berry Bob Clay Roy copy DeGeus Aart Engelbart Doug 3 copy Elkus Richard copy Evans Jane 2007 VolzFord Celeste copy Goodman Joseph Haddad Sam Hellman Martin Hennessy John Hodges David Hoff Marcian Ted Kailath Tom Kang Steve Kennedy JPatrick Lam David Miller William copy Moore Gordon Myers Stanley copy Omura Jim Parkinson Brad Pinson Jay Rodgers TJ copy Sanders Jerry Shoup Terry copy Spilker Jim Widrow Bernard Wozniak Steve 12

I’m still looking through the archives for Hall Of Fame members Michael H. Antonacci, Dale L. Compton, Sam Cristofano, Robert Frankenberg, Joseph B. Franzini, Paul J. Friedl, James F. Gibbons, Edward L. Ginzton, Frank Greene, Norman O. Gunderson, James M. Hait, William R. Hewlett, Reynold B. Johnson, Ernest S. Kuh, Ken Levy, John G. Linvill, A. Louis London, Kumar Malavalli, Dan Maydan, Meyya Meyyappan, Fredrick J. Moody, Koichi (Ko) Nishimura, George S. Nolte, Robert N. Noyce, Bernard (Barney) M. Oliver, David Packard, Robert J. Parden, Mihir Parikh, David Patterson, Richard K. Pefley, William J. Perry, Bernard (Barney) M. Oliver, Mary G. Ross, Leo W. Ruth, Barry Sanders, Terry E. Shoup, Sass Somekh, George L. Sullivan, Chang-Lin Tien, Dan Tellep, Dr. Frederick E. Terman, David A. Thompson, Fred H. Tibbetts, Alan M. Title, Anthony (Tony) Turturici, Russell H. Varian, Sigurd F. Varian, Esther Williams, Lotfi Zadeh.

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Jul. 8, 2013 SVForum Visionaries

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Here are some pictures of SVForum’s Visionaries over the years. Contact me for rights and permissions. Pictured are Forest Baskett, Eric Benhamou, Marc Benioff, Vinton Cerf, John Chambers, James Clark, John Doerr, William H. Draper III, Esther Dyson, Doug Engelbart, Judy Estrin, Carly Fiorina, Bill Gates, Louis Gerstner, James Gosling, Diane Greene, Promod Haque, Reed Hastings, Dr. Hermann Hauser, Trip Hawkins, John Hennessy, Reid Hoffman, Dr. Irwin Mark Jacobs, Guy Kawasaki, Vinod Khosla, Steve Kirsch, Dick Kramlich, Sandra Kurtzig, Steven Levy, Scott McNealy, Craig O. McCaw, Gordon Moore, Michael Mortiz, Walter S. Mossberg, Nathan Myhrvold, Ray Ozzie, Arthur Patterson, Arthur Rock, T.J. Rodgers, Heidi Roizen, Brent Schlender, Terry Semel, Chris Shipley, Larry Sonsini, Guy L. “Bud” Tribble, Ann Winblad, Steve Wozniak.

Baskett Forest copy Benhamou Eric copy Benioff Marc 2 Blank Steve Chambers John Cerf Vincent Clark Jim Diamandis Peter Doerr John Draper Bill copy Dyson Esther Engelbart Doug 3 copy Estrin Judy copy Fiorina Carly Gates Bill copy Gerstner Louis Gosling James copy Greene Diane copy Haque Promod copy Hauser Hermann copy Hasting Reed Hawkins Trip Hennessy John Hoffman Reid copy Jacobs Irwin Kawasaki Guy copy Khosla Vinod KIrsch Steve Kramlich Dick Kurtzig Sandy Kurzweil Ray 2 Levy Steven 3 copy McCaw Craig McNealy Scott Moore Gordon Moritz Michael Mossberg Walter Myhrvold Nathan Ozzie Ray Patterson Arthur copy Rock Arthur Rodgers TJ copy Roizen Heidi Schlender Brent copy Semel Terry Shipley Chris copy Sonsini Larry Tribble Bud copy Warrior Padmasree Winblad Ann Wozniak Steve 12

I am still looking through the archives for Marc Andreessen, Craig R. Barrett, Carol Bartz, Andy Bechtolsheim, Grady Booch, John Seely Brown, Nolan Bushnell, Kaye Caldwell, Edwin Catmull, JoMei Chang, Alfred Chuang, Ron Conway, Scott Cook, Alan Cooper, Donna Dubinsky, Kamran Elahian, Charles Geschke, Jeff Hawkins, Gerald Kearby, Kay Koplovitz, Robert Metcalfe, Catherine Muther, Pierre Omidyar, Tom Proulx, Sandy Robertson, Alain Rossman, Jeff Skoll, Jimmy Treybig, John Warnock, Jerry Yang.

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Jul. 7, 2013 Blumbers

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Doug Engelbart 1925-2013

Last week I attended a demonstration of gesture technology, where a user waves their arms in front of computer to create a piece of art. It was the kind of user interface that Doug Engelbart would have loved. I was working on the article and intended to send a link to Doug Engelbart when I got the news of his passing at the age of 88. When asked about his achievements, Einstein said that he stood on the shoulders of giants. I learned otherwise. It is rare to get to meet your heroes and rarer still to get to know them. You discover that they are people just like anyone else. Engelbart thought that if we all worked together we could solve problems we face. He thought the collaborative process would be more important than any single device we could invent. Together ordinary people can do extraordinary things. That is what I learned from Doug.

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