Dr. Vinton G.
is a computer scientist and widely recognized as one of the "Fathers of the Internet."" He was one of the inventors of the internet architecture and co-designer of the basic protocols (TCP/IP
) along with Robert Kahn
. He serves as vice president and chief internet evangelist for Google
and his primary responsibility is to identify new enabling technologies to support the development of advanced internet-based products and services for the company. He is also currently involved in the Interplanetary Internet Project.