Events

Wednesday, January 16, 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...

Practical Steps for Increasing Openness and Reproducibility

Interested in increasing the reproducibility of your research and making collaborartive research easier to manage? This workshop introduces the Open Science...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
Biology at the Interface

“Mollusks to Medicine”-- Mande Holford Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Hunter College

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Design your own fusion plant with Excel

NSE Prof. Dennis Whyte will assign you a team, and provide you with rules and parameters for designing your own fusion power plant. After an allotted time,...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Introduction to Python

This workshop introduces the basic elements of Python that are commonly used for data cleaning, analysis, visualization, and other applications. Participants...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
Using Economics to Test Innovations in Social Policy: Evidence in Education and Entrepreneurship Support

Samantha Friedlander, Emily Sylvia (J-PAL Global)

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
 
 Patent Searching Fundamentals

Demystify the patent literature and learn resources for finding patents. Learn about and search for patents from all over the world. This hands-on session...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Newcomer Office Hour

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
IAP 2019 - The Feynman Film Series

This series of films by Richard Feynman is open to the MIT community.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Starr Forum: NATO, the Balkans, and Ukraine: The Geopolitical Implications of the European Periphery

**Please Note: We have moved the location to E51-345 in order to accommodate everyone interested** As EU countries struggle to define their security...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Ultralow Temperature Freezers

Come and learn about your ultralow tempature freezers from a representative from Fisher Scientific. During the session we will cover: Cleaning and changing...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Ace the Case:  Learn and Practice the Thinking Ability Sought by Top Employers

Do you aspire to work in an environment requiring high-stakes decision making? Will you be interviewing for a spot in a top consulting firm, hedge fund,...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Distributed Ledgers: Innovation and Regulation

Robert Townsend (MIT)

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
Complex Collaborations and Durable Research Design

This workshop demonstrates how to manage multiple projects and complex collaborations using the Open Science Framework as a tool. As part of working through...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Introduction to GIS & Mapping

Learn the basics of visualizing geographic information and creating your own maps in a Geographic Information System (GIS). We will introduce open source and...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
IAP 2019 Physics Lecture Series

"Quantum Field Theory (QFT) approach to materials with large defects" Jan/16 Wed 01:30PM-02:30PM 6-120 Title: Quantum Field Theory (QFT) approach to...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Structuring Collective Knowledge: Practice & Publication

We will review tools + methods for organizing knowledge creation + publishing, designed for discovery, reuse, and parallel research. Participants will share...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Internet Matching Technologies & the Geographic Concentration of Skills

Sara Ellison (MIT)

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
American Nuclear Society Hot Chocolate Social

Welcome back to MIT!Drink hot chocolate from FlourOr make your own. A dairy free / vegan option is available.We'll provide marshmallows, milk, and...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Bookkeeping and Taxes for Startups

A tactical workshop Bookkeeping and taxes might be the farthest thing from your mind when starting a business, but if they are done wrong, or not done at...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

(Men's Basketball) Springfield College vs. No. 12 MIT

(Men's Basketball) Springfield College vs. No. 12 MIT

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 6:00pm
 
MIT Women’s Chorale first rehearsal for spring

Join us for our spring season! First Rehearsal, Wednesday, January 16 7:15 - 9:30 pm, Emma Rogers Room 10-340 The MIT Women’s Chorale has a openings for a...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:15pm to 9:30pm
(Women's Basketball) Wellesley College vs. MIT

(Women's Basketball) Wellesley College vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 8:00pm
 

Wednesday, January 16, 2019