Events

Wednesday, January 23, 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...

But I'm a Good Person! Isn't that Enough?

Debby Irving , author or Waking Up White, will guide participants in examining the barriers that get in our way as we work work to advance equity in our...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 8:45am to 11:00am
1-190  
Commercialization of MIT Technology: Innovation, Technology Transfer, & Licensing: IAP 2019 - Intellectual Property Speaker Series

Have you ever wondered how technology that’s developed in universities and other academic institutions gets translated into a product to benefit the public?...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:30am
 Testability and bounds in continuous instrumental variable mode

Florian Gunsilius, Brown University

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Minerva Model: Training Leaders and Innovators for a Global Future

Hosted by MIT Teaching + Learning Lab This active seminar discussion will introduce participants to Minerva’s educational model, including the technology we...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:30am to 11:30am
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 23, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Why Medicine & Why Me?: Learning to Tell YOUR Story

THIS IS A 2 PART SESSION. YOU MUST SIGN UP FOR BOTH SESSIONS. Do you plan to apply to medical or another health professional school? Are you nervous about...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Book Discussion

The MIT Women's League's book group meets monthly over lunch hour on campus throughout the academic year to talk about works of fiction, biography, and...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 Digital audio recording basics for non-experts

Want to make your own podcast, or record yourself playing the piano, but feel intimidated by all of the menus, dials and knobs on digital audio equipment, or...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Faculty Forum Online: What’s New in the UN Special Report on 1.5C

Natalie M. Mahowald PhD '96, Irving Porter Church Professor of Engineering, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Cornell University, will be...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:00pm to 12:45pm
IAP 2019 - The Feynman Film Series

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

Wednesday, January 23, 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 23, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
The Rollercoaster Ride of RNAi, mRNA and Editing Therapeutics: From Obscurity to a $30B Industry: IAP 2019 - Intellectual Property Speaker Series

Novel therapeutic platforms usually go through the phases of initial enthusiasm, followed by a trough of disappointment to meet the initial hype, and then...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
14.197: Environmental Economics and Climate Change

*Recurring event (click above for details)

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
 
Bioscience Protocols and Methods: Recipes for Success

A couple hours with the Libraries' protocols and methods resources can save you a couple of weeks in the lab. Need to know how to do Optogenetic manipulation...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
A Sampling of Careers in Science

Education and Outreach -- Lourdes Aleman, Associate Director, MIT Teaching + Learning Lab Melanie Berkmen, Associate Professor, Suffolk University...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Active Shooter / Armed Intruder Training

This interactive session, conducted by Emergency Management and MIT Police, will provide attendees with information on recognizing and surviving an active...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
CV Conversion to Resume

If you are considering exploring Industry positions, you will need to have a resume that effectively positions you for this path. This workshop presented by...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
1-190  
IAP 2019 Physics Lecture Series

Title and abstract - TBA Jan/23 Wed 01:30PM-02:30PM 6-120 Ben Vigoda - Physics Alum

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
The NSF I-Corps Program: The Scientific Method applied to Entrepreneurship: IAP 2019 - Intellectual Property Speaker Series

For MIT Researchers Considering a Startup: Explore taking your new technology to the marketplaceGet entrepreneurial training, support, and learn how to...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
The Role of Firms in Wage-Setting and Inequality

Simon Jäger (MIT)

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Eloranta Summer Research Fellowship Info Session

Come learn about the Peter J. Eloranta Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships. Awarded each spring to MIT undergraduates who have submitted proposals to...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Finding gene info and more: a tour of the NCBI "omics" network

The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) family of databases are filled with information for molecular level bioscience research. Class...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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 Squash) Bates College vs. MIT

(Men's Squash) Bates College vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 6:00pm
 
(Men's Volleyball) MIT at Regis College

(Men's Volleyball) MIT at Regis College

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 6:00pm
 
(Men's Basketball) MIT at Clark University

(Men's Basketball) MIT at Clark University, NABC Coaches vs. Cancer

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Babson College

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Babson College

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7:00pm
 

Wednesday, January 23, 2019