Events

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Come Fly Away: Images of Flight from the Vail Rare Book Collection

Featuring selections from the extensive Vail Rare Book Collection and Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides and Clippings, Come Fly Away is a...

Digital Transformation: from AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain and Cybersecurity

In a rapidly expanding digital marketplace, legacy companies without a clear digital transformation strategy are being left behind. How can we stay on top of...

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...

Leadership & Innovation for Technology Professionals

Effective leadership can help companies innovate more effectively. Learn how to be a leader who inspires innovation and creativity in your team with the new...

Machine Learning: From Data to Decisions

It’s a common challenge for decision makers: how do we make optimal choices with so many unknown variables? It turns out that business insights come from...

getfit 2019

The getfit challenge is a 12-week, team-oriented fitness challenge open to the entire MIT community. During the challenge teams of five to eight people can...

MIT AI Policy Congress

Join the world’s leading machine learning experts, global policymakers, and industry executives for a daylong, agenda-setting conversation on aligning the...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 9:00am to 5:30pm
 
Immersive Urban Design workshop

How can designers, architects and urban planner can use immersive technologies as a tool to better convey the broad concepts, as well as the intricacies, of...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
R Data Wrangling

This hands-on, intermediate course will guide you through a variety of programming functions in the open-source statistical software program, R. It is...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
 Using Drones for Research: Data Processing and Legal Issues

This presentation has two components: (1) An introduction the resources and tools available at MIT to fly drones and process photographs into geospatial...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Are Your Journal & Presentation Figures the Best They Can Be?

Join Felice Frankel (www.felicefrankel.com) in a masterclass to bring your images/figures/TOC's/slides up a notch. We will meet in a small group and...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 11:00am
 
Introduction to Magnetic Fusion and the SPARC project

Introduction to Magnetic Fusion and the SPARC project This introduction to the science and technology underlying magnetic fusion energy will review the...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Meditation in the MIT Chapel

Meditation is the practice of cultivating our minds. This is done through letting go of negative states of mind, cultivating positive states of mind, and...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 11:00am to 11:45am
MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects: Mary Helena Clark

Mary Helena Clark (b 1983, Santee, South Carolina) works in film, video, and installation, manipulating traditional narrative conventions in cinema to render...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Biology at the Interface

“Physical Concepts and Computational Models in Immunology" -- Arup Chakraborty Departments of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry and Physics Institute of...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lockedletter Book Making

Create a unique tactile experience by developing your own artists’ book with movable and lockable components to match the narrative you develop in this...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Effective Presentation Skills

Do you present your work to your lab, at conferences, or to faculty or industry hiring committees? If so, this workshop presented by Bob Dolan is designed...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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Introduction to R Graphics with ggplot2

This introduction to the popular ggplot2 R graphics package will show you how to create a wide variety of graphical displays in R. Topics covered included...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Immersive Urban Design workshop

How can designers, architects and urban planner can use immersive technologies as a tool to better convey the broad concepts, as well as the intricacies, of...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
 Public Domain Day Wikipedia edit-a-thon

Join the MIT Libraries during IAP for a Public Domain-themed Wikipedia edit-a-thon! January 1st is Public Domain Day – the day when works published in 1923...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 3:00pm to 6:00pm
(Men's Squash) No. 23 Bowdoin College vs. No. 22 MIT

(Men's Squash) No. 23 Bowdoin College vs. No. 22 MIT

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 5:00pm
 
Reason for God (Free dinner and lecture + Q & A)

Join us every Tuesday and Thursday night during IAP to explore questions and objections to belief in God and Christianity! FREE DINNER! Reason for God is...

MIT Outing Club: Winter School Lecture Series

Do you enjoy being outdoors but don't know what to do when the temperature drops? Do you live for summer but suffer in winter? Are you cooped up from...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Tuesday, January 15, 2019