Academic Events

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

MICROCOURSE: EFFECTIVE PROBLEM SOLVING FOR TEAMS

Businesses today face more problems than they have time to solve. As a result, people admit they tend jump too quickly to solutions. But how can someone...

Physics Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Ilkem Ozge Ozel

Dear Colleagues, You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense: ’’Studies on magnetism in 2D van der Waals antiferromagnetic...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 10:00am
Introduction to LaTeX authoring with Overleaf

Are you using LaTeX to create your documents? This workshop will introduce Overleaf Pro+, an online LaTeX and Rich Text collaborative writing and publishing...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Distinguished Seminar Series in Computational Science and Engineering

The Richness of Computational Engineering at MIT – Observations on Advocacy and StewardshipSidney YipProfessor Emeritus, Nuclear Science and Engineering and...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
 
Make a Map in Minutes

Do you need to make a basic map for a presentation or report? This workshop will cover software options, how to find and load data, and how to stylize and...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
“Relational Communication with Transfers” (w/ H. Li)

Anton Kolotilin (UNSW, visiting MIT)

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
MIT D-Lab Tour

Visit MIT D-Lab and learn about how we work with people around the world to develop and advance collaborative approaches and practical solutions to global...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT SIAM Seminar

Semiconductor parameter extraction (and more!) with Bayesian inference Rachel Kurchin, graduate student, DMSE Thursday, 10/25, 4-5 PM in room 4-231,...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Quantifying Information and Uncertainty

Emir Kamenica (Chicago Booth)

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Building Analytic Applications in the Real World: Case Studies and Lessons from Retail and E-Commerce

Rama Ramakrishnan Entrepreneur Salesforce Bio: Rama is a seasoned entrepreneur and executive in the analytics/data science space.His most recent startup,...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Sensitivity Analysis using Approximate Moment Condition Models

Michal Kolesar (Princeton University)

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
#MoreThanCode: Practitioner-led Research to Reimagine Technology for Social Justice

Our society is in the midst of an extremely urgent conversation about the benefits and harms of digital technology, across all spheres of life....

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 5:00pm
Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar  (SPAMS)

SPEAKER: Frederic Koehler (MIT) TITLE: The Consistency of Arithmetic ABSTRACT: A serious concern about mathematical reasoning is whether it is...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Are Animals Intelligent?

A lecture by Prof. Marie George (St. John's University) Marie George has been a member of the Philosophy Department since 1988. Professor George is an...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 6:30pm

Thursday, October 25, 2018