Academic Events

Thursday, October 4, 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...

LAUNCH.nano Grand Opening Celebration

After six years of design and construction, MIT.nano will celebrate the completion of the facility at a Grand Opening Event on Oct. 4. Please join us for a...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 8:30am to 7:00pm
28 Days that Shook the World: Ten Years On

Mervyn King (Former Governor, Bank of England), co-sponsored by MIT's Undergraduate Economics Association and Golub Center for Finance and Policy.

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
 
Environmental Planning and Policy Welcome Lunch

The EPP welcome lunch introduces DUSP graduate students who are interested in the way society conserves and manages natural resources as well as pursues...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
“Political Capital” (w/ G. Gratton & B. Lee)

Richard Holden (UNSW)

Thursday, October 04, 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 04, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Deferred-Acceptance Clock Auctions and Radio Spectrum Reallocation

Paul Milgrom (Stanford University)

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Out-Of-Sample Validation and Distributional Robustness

Bart Van Parys Assistant Professor MIT Abstract: This talk deals with the problem of overfitting in data-driven decision-making. Decisions based on one...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Brandeis Harvard MIT Northeastern Mathematics Colloquium

Semyon Dyatlov (MIT) Title: “Fractal uncertainty principle and quantum chaos” Abstract: Fractal uncertainty principle states that no function can be...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Inference under Shape Restrictions

Joachim Freyberger (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Starr Forum: Citizenship Under Attack

A conversation with Peter Spiro, Charles R. Weiner Professor of Law at Temple University, on citizenship issues. Justin Steil joins the conversation as a...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Civic Arts Series: Daniel Bacchieri

Daniel Bacchieri is an award-winning Brazilian journalist, documentary film maker and collaborative web developer/curator, whose visually inspiring...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
How to Fight a Nazi

Christian Picciolini was 14 when he became a Neo-Nazi skinhead. He denounced eight years later and dedicated himself to helping others disengage from...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Integrated Design & Management Info Session

Join us at the ID Lab for an information session on MIT's Integrated Design & Management (IDM) program, a unique master's degree combining engineering,...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
authors@MIT: Leonardo Journal 50th Anniversary

ou're invited to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Leonardo/ISAST at the MIT Press Bookstore in Cambridge. Join us for a festive evening of conversation...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Climate Solutions: Drawdown's Chad Frischmann

Chad Frischmann is the VP of Research of the #1 Best Selling Environmental Book of 2017 and New York Times Best Seller, Drawdown. Join MIT Climate Action...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Thursday, October 4, 2018