Conferences/Seminars/Lectures Events

Thursday, October 4, 2018

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
 
Caring for Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Presenter: Jody Gastfriend, L.I.C.S.W.; Vice President, Senior Care Services, Care.com Did you know that there are over 15 million Americans caring for...

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
“Political Capital” (w/ G. Gratton & B. Lee)

Richard Holden (UNSW)

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Biological Engineering Seminar

Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, University of Texas Austin Following Nature's Lead - Designing Biomaterials for Nerve Injury Hosted by Douglas A....

Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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
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