In order to make the Internet be a kind of global entity, I’ve been involved as one of the key persons outside the US for the development of the Internet.
I learned a lesson. It’s acceptable to give up one dream. Still, there should be something for us to contribute to human society. In my life, that was the Internet.
When many of the people in this room were beginning to lay the groundwork for the network in the 60s, I was working as a political scientist and worrying about communications patterns and how those worked.