Vint Cerf Featured On CBS News

We were happy to catch two videos – one that begins with talking with Vint Cerf and then goes on to explore “What defines a genius?” The second video has Vint Cerf discussing the prospect of a digital dark age. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

Health Factors for the Future of a Long-Term Open, Vibrant, Global Internet: Balance, Tensions, and Choices

By Vint Cerf I recently attended the 2nd Global Conference of the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network in Ottawa. On the order of two hundred, people from many countries attended. The conference focused on Internet data, content and the Domain Name System (DNS) especially in transborder settings. The discussions sought to catalogue the problems arising and […]

Update from Vint Cerf, chairman

We are celebrating the arrival of our new Executive Director, David A. Bray, who is already fully engaged finding potential opportunities for PCI to make a difference in access to and use of the Internet. We are actively looking to find funding to assist in the recovery of identifying documents for people who lost their […]

PRESS RELEASE: New Policies Needed to Close the Digital Divide, Says Internet Society

“The People Centered Internet is strongly aligned with the Internet Society in its efforts to spread access to and the associated benefits of Internet. PCI recognizes that access is only the first step in a path towards local utlity of the Internet. Ironically, this global system produces real benefits when users discover locally useful information […]

On Privacy

By Vint Cerf Some time ago, I had speculated that privacy might be a fairly uncommon concept throughout much of human history and that the apparent loss of privacy in today’s online world might be a manifestation more of loss of anonymity rather than loss of privacy. Now an interesting historical article on privacy offers […]

Improving Lives Together: an Internet Imperative

PCI co-founder Vint Cerf and our incoming Executive Director for PCI Dr. David Bray discussed the People Centered Internet at the international Data Summit in Ireland in June 2017. The discussion focused on advances in artificial intelligence and potential intersections with both policy as well as social initiatives in Europe, the U.S., and globally. Vint […]

Evolving Standards for Assuring an Inclusive Internet The People Centered Internet was part of IEEE’s  Internet Inclusion: Advancing Solutions in Washington, D.C., on 24 April and 25 April. Day 1 included working group sessions, and Day 2 included a 2.5 hour briefing that was publicly broadcast live via, and which is included below for on demand viewing. Sessions built on previous internet inclusion events organized by […]

Interview: Vint Cerf on the Future of the Internet

Vinton Cerf on Future of Internet A living legend in the tech world… Vinton Cerf is one of the ‘fathers of the Internet’, and is now ‘Chief Internet Evangelist’ at Google. We ask him to do some crystal ball gazing into the future of cyberspace. Source: