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The Internet Pioneer Awards

The Internet Pioneer Awards is a festive evening where awards are given to persons who have had a remarkable impact on the use of the internet in Denmark.
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Day & Time:
Wednesday May 11
19:00 - 22:00
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Mai Skou Wihlborg
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Key take-aways

  • Celebrate the Internet Pioneers!
  • See who wins the three awards (Services and Solutions, Technology and Rethink)!
  • Get drinks and meet other festive people!

The Internet Pioneer Awards is festive evening, where we celebrate Danes and people living in Denmark who have made a difference online. 

The awards are given to pioneers whose ideas have improved or promoted the use of the internet in significant ways.


  • 19.00 Welcome

  • 19.10 Technology Award by Preben Mejer
    The award is given for a technological breakthrough that has had significant impact on the use of the internet.

  • 19.25 Party Keynote - Alan Cooper

  • 19.40 Services and Solutions Award by Henrik Føhns
    The Awards is given to a solution or service that has lead more people to use the internet or use it in new ways.

  • 19.55 Innovation Youth

  • 20.00 Refreshments by Gaest

  • 20.20 Party Keynote - Alain Heureux

  • 20.35 Rethink Award by Frida Frost
    The award is given to an idea that has led to the internet being used for non-commercial purposes.

  • 21.00 Bar and networking!

  • 22.00 Happy Hour at Scandic Aarhus City
    Cosmopolitan, Twisted GT, Moscow Mule og San Francisco!

Alan Cooper

Interaction Designer and Co-Founder of Cooper
In 1992, Alan Cooper co-founded Cooper, a renowned interaction design consultancy based in California. Alan Cooper is an acclaimed author of several books on interaction design, widely recognized as the “Father of Visual Basic” and the inventor of personas as a practical design tool. Cooper have worked with global superbrands such as Disney, Adobe, Samsung, Intel, PwC, Microsoft, and Boeing.

Aino Vonge Corry

Founder of Metadeveloper
Aino offers retrospective facilitation, workshop facilitation, general meeting facilitation, teaching (Java, OOAD, Design Patterns, Science Teaching), presentations (OO design patterns, Functional design patterns, Retrospective Facilitation).

Alain Heureux

Serial Entrepreneur
Founder of The Egg Brussels (www.egg-brussels.eu) Partner of Your Own Lab (www.yourownlab.com) Founder of the Creative Ring (www.creativering.eu) Entrepreneur in Residence for many large Corporates