Tim Berners-Lee (M.I.T.), father of the World Wide Web

Tim Berners-Lee (M.I.T.), father of the World Wide Web

"Tim" John Berners-Lee (born June 8, 1955 in London) is the inventor of the World Wide Web and director of the World Wide Web Consortium, which oversees its continued development. Informally, in technical circles, he is sometimes called "TimBL" or "TBL".