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WITI Hall of Fame

2010 Inductees


Sandy Carter Sandy Carter
General Manager Ecosystem Development and Social Business Evangelist, IBM

Dr. Ruth David Dr. Ruth David
President and CEO, Analytic Services Inc, Anser

Adele Goldberg Adele Goldberg
Founding Chairman, ParcPlace Systems, Inc,

Susie Wee Susie Wee
CTO, Client Cloud Services, HP

Dr. Ruth Westheimer Dr. Ruth Westheimer
Fellow, New York Academy of Medicine, Yale and Princeton Universities



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Featured Profile


Adele Goldberg

Adele Goldberg

Founding Chairman, ParcPlace Systems, Inc,

Inducted in: 2010

Dr. Goldberg was a central participant in the invention of personal computing and pervasive networking at Xerox PARC, as one of the designers of the first completely object-oriented programming language and environment. As founding Chairman and CEO of ParcPlace Systems, Inc., she led the effort to commercialize this Xerox technology. Dr. Goldberg was president of the ACM from 1984 to 1986, and she won the 1987 ACM Software Systems Award with Alan Kay and Dan Ingalls. She has designed systems to author and deliver online courses as part of an educational company formed to enhance both equity and high achievement in secondary school math and science, to support collaboration among international neuroscientists and mental health experts, and to enhance strategic management of pharmaceutical drug development teams. She is an advisor to ViewPoints Research Institute and a long time Board Member of the SF Exploratorium.