Distinguished Professor of Computer Science, Naval Postgraduate SchoolPeter J. Denning is distinguished professor of computer science at Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA. Denning is chair of the CS department and director of the Cebrowski Institute for information innovation. The most recent of his nine books is The Innovator’s Way (with Bob Dunham), MIT Press 2010. He has received over two dozen awards for technical and professional contributions. He is past president of ACM. He is currently the editor of ACM Ubiquity, an online magazine devoted to the future of computing and the people creating it.