Events

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

(Sailing) Midweek Firefly

(Sailing) Midweek Firefly, 5:00 PM

Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age - Oct 1-2, 2019

Grounded in extensive cognitive research on how we learn and observe, Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age is a 2-day program designed to help...

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...

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

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...

Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services - Oct 1-2, 2019

There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But...

Leadership & Innovation for Technology Professionals (Spanish)

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...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; In Motion; The MIT...

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...

Machine Learning: From Data to Decisions (Spanish)

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...

Parsing the Universe:  Paintings by Jane Goldman

Parsing the Universe, 2019 Center for Theoretical Physics, MIT, Cambridge, MA Artist Statement I am fascinated by technologies that extend human vision,...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
HubWeek presents - Bodies in Space: The Next Generation of Exploration

The first photograph of a black hole, the life of a NASA astronaut candidate, the future of space tourist habitats — Boston scientists have long been at the...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 9:30am to 10:30am
Mens et Manus: Making the Book at MIT 

MIT Libraries’ Distinctive Collections seeks not only to help hold history for all, but also to inspire the new. In Mens et Manus: Making the Book at MIT we...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
CBMM Special Seminar: Quantum Computing: Current Approaches and Future Prospects-Jack Hidary

Speaker: Jack Hidary, Alphabet X, formerly Google X Abstract: Jack Hidary will take us through the nascent, but promising field of quantum computing and his...

New and Expecting Parents at Westgate

Led by MIT parents, "New and Expecting Parents Westgate" is a group for expecting parents or parents with young kids. Ages range from newborn to three years...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:00am
Newcomers 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, October 02, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Fangzhou Lu (MIT PhD Student)

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
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Charles Nathanson (Northwestern Kelogg)

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
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Tom Ernst (Sloan Finance PhD Student)

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
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Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas (UC Berkeley)

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
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Claire Celerier (U Toronto Rotman)

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
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Maarten Meeuwis (Sloan Finance PhD Student)

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
Meridian Singers: Join us for fall rehearsals

Meridian Singers, an a cappella chorus directed by Michael Barrett and open to all in the MIT community, is seeking new members. During our fall season, we...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 11:45am to 1:15pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects:  Farah Al Qasimi

The MIT List Visual Arts Center presents List Projects: Farah Al Qasimi. In her richly textured photographs, Farah Al Qasimi considers how images inscribe...

Wargaming "War Games": How Likely is Thermonuclear Cyber War?

Jacquelyn Schneider (Stanford University) Security Studies Program Wednesday Seminar In the movie WarGames, a 1980s teenager hacks into a U.S. nuclear...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Improv Your Interview: Preparing for the Unexpected

Increase comfort with unexpected questions and awkward moments in job interviews. Do improv comedy activities in a fun & supportive environment to warm up...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Personal Statement Workshop for Graduate School Applications

Are you applying to grad school this fall? Are you still working on your personal statement? If so, come to this active working session. There will be a...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Julia Kovacs (University of Washington): MIT-Harvard Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: "Mechanism of Formation of a Reactive Alkyl Thiolate-Ligated Fe(III)-Superoxo Intermediate Derived from Dioxygen"

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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MIT Energy Club Presents: Muddy MWh

Join the energy community at the Muddy to talk about all things energy over drinks and free pizza. Kick back, relax, and socialize Energy Club style. Muddy...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Sumo Logic Tech Talk

Sumo Logic founding VP and MIT alum, Bruno Kurtic, will be visiting campus to speak about 'Solving Real Problems for Real Businesses'. His plan is to talk...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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COURSE - SRI ISOPANISAD

The 108 Upanishads are considered the essence of all the Vedas, and Shri Ishopanishad is foremost among them. Discover the distilled essence of all knowledge...

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catholic Mass

Weeday Mass, Adoration and Confession

Wednesday, October 02, 2019 at 7:30pm

Wednesday, October 2, 2019