William H. Gates III

Technologist and Philanthropist
Computer Software

Experience

Co-founder and Co-chair
University of Oxford
1001-5000 employees; Nonprofit; Philanthropy
December 1994 - Present

A humble initiative for an ambitious goal of tackling global challenges of the human kind...


Patents (93)

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Gary W Flake, William H Gates III, Eric J Horvitz, Joshua T Goodman, Surajit Chaudhuri, Trenholme J Griffin, Oliver Hurst Hiller, Kenneth A Moss
October 28, 2014: 08874592

Awarding privileges to a vehicle based upon one or more fuel utilization characteristics
Philip A Eckhoff, William H Gates III, Peter L Hagelstein, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Jordin T Kare, Robert Langer, Eric C Leuthardt, Erez Lieberman, Nathan P Myhrvold, Michael Schnall Levin, Clarence T Tegreene, Lowell L Wood Jr
October 7, 2014: 08855907

Systems for rewarding influencers
Gary W Flake, William H Gates III, Alexander G Gounares, W Daniel Hillis, Royce A Levien, Mark A Malamud, Craig J Mundie, Christopher D Payne, Richard F Rashid, Clarence T Tegreene, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr
September 9, 2014: 08831973

Audible assistance
Richard T Lord, Robert W Lord, Nathan P Myhrvold, Clarence T Tegreene, Roderick A Hyde, Lowell L Wood Jr, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Victoria Y H Wood, Charles Whitmer, Paramvir Bahl, Douglas C Burger, Ranveer Chandra, William H Gates III, Paul Holman, Jordin T Kare, Craig J Mundie, Tim Paek, Desney S Tan, Lin Zhong, Matthew G Dyor
August 19, 2014: 08811638

Collecting influence information
Gary W Flake, William H Gates III, Alexander G Gounares, W Daniel Hillis, Royce A Levien, Robert W Lord, Mark A Malamud, Craig J Mundie, Christopher D Payne, Richard F Rashid, Clarence T Tegreene, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr
July 29, 2014: 08793155

Communication workspace
Eran Megiddo, Joshua T Goodman, Jensen M Harris, Susan T Dumais, Michael V Ehrenberg, Srikanth Shoroff, William H Gates III
July 15, 2014: 08782179

Targeted advertising in brick-and-mortar establishments (2 worldwide citation)
Xuedong D Huang, William H Gates III, Eric J Horvitz, Joshua T Goodman, Bradly A Brunell, Susan T Dumais, Gary W Flake, Trenholme J Griffin, Oliver Hurst Hiller
May 13, 2014: 08725567

Water alteration structure and system having below surface valves or wave reflectors (2 worldwide citation)
Jeffrey A Bowers, Kenneth G Caldeira, Alistair K Chan, William H Gates III, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Jordin T Kare, John Latham, Nathan P Myhrvold, Stephen H Salter, Clarence T Tegreene, Willard H Wattenburg, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood
May 6, 2014: 08715496

Systems, devices, methods, and compositions including fluidized x-ray shielding compositions
Philip A Eckhoff, William H Gates III, Peter L Hagelstein, Roderick A Hyde, Jordin T Kare, Robert Langer, Erez Lieberman, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Michael Schnall Levin, Clarence T Tegreene, Lowell L Wood Jr
April 29, 2014: 08710476

Rewarding independent influencers
Gary W Flake, William H Gates III, Alexander G Gounares, W Daniel Hillis, Royce A Levien, Robert W Lord, Mark A Malamud, Craig J Mundie, Christopher D Payne, Richard F Rashid, Clarence T Tegreene, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr
April 29, 2014: 08712837