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Events and Sightings
October-December 2010 (vol. 32 no. 4)
pp. 90-93
Chigusa Kita, Kansai University

This Events & Sightings installment covers a range of recent events focusing on the history of computing. Dave Walden recaps a Who Is Who in the Internet World (WiWiW) project Internet pioneers meeting in Washington D.C. Akihiko Yamada describes the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) ELIS Revival Festival. The department also includes current events and offerings at the Computer History Museum and an obituary of Herb Grosch.

1. A. Veà, "History, Society, Technology and Network Development: An Exposé of the Most Unknown Face of the Internet," doctoral dissertation, La Salle Univ. School of Eng., Barcelona, 2002, (in Spanish); http://www.veabaro.infotesi.
2. Dan Morrow who was executive director of the Computerworld Smithsonian Awards Program and has been involved in the Smithsonian Institution Oral and Video History Program, also attended the meeting.

Index Terms:
WiWiW, JAIST, ELIS, Computer History Museum, Herb Grosch, history of computing
Citation:
Chigusa Kita, "Events and Sightings," IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 90-93, Oct.-Dec. 2010, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2010.60
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