Internet Visionaries:
Jimmy Wales | Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Learn more about Jimmy Wales - Founder, Wikipedia >>
Named one of Time magazine's "100 Most Influential People," Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales is one of the most sought-after visionaries in business and technology. Celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, Wikipedia is the 5th Most Popular Website in the world - amonument of stability in an era when technology is evolving exponentially. As a leading technology futurist, Mr. Wales presents how open-source, open-content technology is changing the face of the internet and how businesses must adapt in the face of this rapidly evolving technology in order to compete and innovate.
"Jimmy Wales was absolutely WONDERFUL! We loved having him here. He is such a kind and eloquent man. A true pleasure! The feedback we've received has been outstanding! Everyone is so impressed by Mr. Wales!"
- Angenehme-Unterhaltungs GmbH (Night of Innovation, Event Producers)

"Changing the world starts with one discussion at a time."  - Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales' latest venture is a charitable social network called, designed to make it simple for people to donate to charity. The network is supported by The People's Operator, a mobile network that donates 10 percent of users' mobile phone bills to social causes of their choice and meaningfully connects a community of change makers. 

"We were all so thrilled with Jimmy. He was so open and dedicated to share with us, McCann people, media, students and the keynote audience such inspiring stories about him, Wikipedia and basically about such a wide array of interconnected subjects. We were all inspired in such a fantastic way by his presence here."
- McCann/Thiess

At a recent event, Jimmy Wales talks about today's business challenges using the Wikipedia model. Watch Video >>
Learn more about Sir Tim Berners-Lee - Inventor of the World Wide Web >>
A living legend named one of TIME magazine’s “100 Most Important People of the 20th Century,” and one of the world's "Most Influential Thinkers,” Sir Tim Berners-Lee created the most powerful communication medium in the world — the World Wide Web. An authority on tech innovation and how businesses can harness it for competitive advantage, Sir Tim offers insight into business strategies to innovate the way companies invest, connect with consumers better and faster, manage global projects, and use big data to make bold decisions.

"I wanted to thank you again for a wonderful event last night. A number of guests commented that it was the best EY event they had ever attended. That is a testament to your genius and interactive style."
- Ernst & Young
"This is for everyone"  - Sir Tim Berners-Lee

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the invention that transformed the modern world and the release of a fascinating documentary on its invention and its founder., a short film by Oscar-Winning Director Jessica Yu, traces Sir Tim's story and the present-day issues in the digital age. The film received rave reviews at Sundance.
Watch the trailer >>
"Sir Tim was incredible and really well received both during the CIO roundtable and the keynote ... he totally wowed the crowd...he’s the perfect keynoter for a show like IP EXPO and his participation gave us a huge amount of coverage. My only challenge following the keynote is the volume of internal and external questions saying how the heck was I going to follow up from that for our next conference!"
- Imago Techmedia
Watch Tim Berners-Lee's TED talk, "A Magna Carta
for the Web" >>

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