eduroam inventor's advice for young innovators - interview with Klaas Wierenga
Klaas Wierenga was awarded with the Hall of Fame nomination because of his role in inventing eduroam, the service providing free, secure, international Wi-Fi roaming service to academic and research communities when they travel to participating institutions all over the world.
In his speech at the nomination ceremony of the Internet Hall of Fame, Wierenga invited young innovators not to look for competition but rather for collaboration. From the early 2000’s, Internet has changed very much, so we asked him what is in his opinion the recipe of innovation and what should young innovators do in order to "make the Internet a better place". Here is what he said.