Events

Thursday, January 24, 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...

# HOW TO HANDLE NEGATIVITY

Life can be disheartening. Things go wrong, people do wrong, we ourselves do wrong. Our best-laid-plans can be wrecked by one massive upheaval or thwarted by...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Optimal Dynamic Information Acquisition

Weijie Zhong, Columbia University

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
 Special Sack Lunch Seminar Series (SLS): Benoit Pasquier (UC Irvine)

About this Series The Atmosphere, Ocean and Climate Sack Lunch Seminar Series is an informal seminar series within PAOC that focuses on more specialized...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Accenture Site Visit

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology,...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
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...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11:00am to 11:45am
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...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Networking 101

Informational interviews are a relatively easy way to learn all sorts of great stuff about jobs, industries, companies, and locations that you are curious...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11:30am to 12:30pm
 Business Information for engineers & scientists

This session will introduce you to the major components of business research. Join this interactive time of learning and fun where you will engage with the...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Audio Way-Back Machine

Before Pandora…. Before YouTube…. Before Spotify….. how did people experience recorded music? You’ve almost certainly heard music on CDs and perhaps also on...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
GIS & Data Lab Open House

The new GIS & Data Lab is now open on the 1st floor of Rotch Library! The new lab has been expanded to include Data Management Services in addition to...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
The Startup Code 2019 - The Fastest Ways to Grow Your Startup into a Successful Thriving Business

80% of Startups fail before their second birthday. This is because people build boring "Me Too" businesses and expect the crowds to flock. According to The...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 1:00pm to 5:30pm
Career Connect Consultations

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is reserved solely for the spouses and...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Accessing and Using Administrative Data for Impact Evaluations

Mary-Alice Doyle (J-PAL North America)

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
 
Data Management: File Organization

Do you struggle with organizing your research data? Wonder if there’s a better way to arrange and name your data files to optimize your work? This workshop...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Discotheque Music and Technology

The disk jockey - selector, crate digger, musical host, turntablist. This seminar looks at the evolution of music, technologies, and practices of the modern...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Working Efficiently During Your PhD

Back by popular demand, MIT is thrilled to welcome Dr. Jean-luc Doumont for his annual IAP lectures. Unless you know how to squeeze more than 24 hours in...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organic Chemistry Seminar: Catherine Leimkuhler Grimes, University of Delaware

Lecture title: "Breaking Down Bacterial Cell Walls to Understand Inflammation" Grimes bio:...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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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...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, January 24, 2019