Conferences/Seminars/Lectures Events

Thursday, October 25, 2018


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
Choosing Quality Senior Care

Presenter – MIT Work-Life Center Staff These monthly introductory discussions are designed specifically for those who are currently caring for an aging...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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
“Relational Communication with Transfers” (w/ H. Li)

Anton Kolotilin (UNSW, visiting MIT)

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Biological Engineering Seminar

Brad Bernstein, Harvard University How Misfolded Chromosomes Cause Cancer Hosted by Angela Koehler For more information about this event, please...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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