Welcome

The OII Internet Awards were launched in 2011 to recognise some of the individuals and organisations who have played a pivotal role in shaping the extraordinary ecosystem that is today’s Internet.

2016 Internet Awards: Tickets Now On Sale!

The 2016 OII Internet Awards dinner will be held on 11 November 2016, with awards presented to four remarkable individuals over the course of the evening. Tickets are now on sale.

Time
17:00 Lecture by the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, Lawrence Lessig
18:30 Drinks Reception at the Oxford Internet Institute
20:00 Gala Dinner at Balliol College Dining Hall. Awards presented to the four winners.
23:00 Ends

Dress: Black tie (including the lecture). OII alumni have been contacted about reduced-price tickets. Enquiries: events@oii.ox.ac.uk

Past Award Winners

2014 Awards. Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Tim Berners-Lee, Stephanie Shirley and Barry Wellman. Internet and Society Awards were presented to Beth Noveck, Martha Lane Fox and Laura Bates.

2013 Awards: Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to John Seely Brown; Internet and Society Awards were presented to Chris Lintott and Galaxy Zoo, Alec Ross, and Max Schrems.

2012 Awards: A Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Yochai Benkler; Internet and Society Awards were presented to Jennifer Pahlka, the Raspberry Pi Foundation, and Simon Rogers.

2011 Awards: Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Manuel Castells, Vint Cerf, David Clark, Wendy Hall, Joi Ito, Niklas Zennström, and William Dutton. Internet and Society Awards were presented to Tom Watson, 38 Degrees, and the Public Sector Transparency Board.