Erik Huizer

2014 Internet Hall of Fame Interviews: Erik Huizer

in Internet Hall of Fame 2014

I’ve been active in so-called Internet insti­tu­tions that take care of the run­ning of the Internet since 1987, 88, some­thing like that. I was one of the first non-American peo­ple to join the IETF, the Internet Engineering Task Force, the stan­dard­iza­tion orga­ni­za­tion for the Internet. And I’ve worked hard to estab­lish that that became more international…

Geek of the Week: Erik Huizer

in Geek of the Week

Carl Malamud: Internet Talk Radio, town crier to the glob­al vil­lage.  How do you pro­nounce your name? Erik Huizer: [Pronounces as rough­ly ​“howz­er”] Malamud: Huizer. Is that right? Huizer: No, that’s not right.  Malamud: Try it again. Huizer: Huizer. Malamud: Huizer. Huizer: Huizer. Malamud: Huizer. Am I right? Huizer: No. Still wrong.  Malamud: Not even close. Huizer: Not even close, no. It’s …read the full transcript.

Erik Huizer’s Internet Hall of Fame 2014 Induction Speech

in Internet Hall of Fame 2014

I ran into Vint Cerf, who did­n’t know me of course, but I knew him. So I bold­ly intro­duced myself, and Vint said, Hey, you wan­na come to din­ner?” And I said, Well yes, please.” So he shoved me into a cab…