Events

Thursday, October 3, 2019

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...

Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation - Oct 3-4, 2019

During this 2-day program, you will learn to spot potential derailers that prevent successful transformations; more importantly, you’ll learn how to become a...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology; Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy; Gestural Engineering:...

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...

MindHandHeart Innovation Fund

The MindHandHeart Innovation Fund seeks to leverage the enthusiasm and problem-solving skills of the MIT community to find new and inventive ways of...

Neuroscience for Leadership - Oct 3-4, 2019

This 2-day program will provide hands-on application of concepts and techniques deriving from brain research and psychology that can improve your individual...

MIT Walk-in Flu Clinic

MIT Medical's flu clinic is the fastest and easiest way to receive your shot — no appointment necessary! We encourage all eligible members of the MIT...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
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,...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Introduction to Remote Sensing

Come learn about satellite remote sensing and an overview of the many ways to process satellite imagery. There will be demos in ENVI and ArcGIS software,...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
CCE Seminar: Making the Deep Learning Revolution Practical through Second Order Methods/Michael W. Mahoney

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR SERIES IN COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING Making the Deep Learning Revolution Practical through Second Order Methods Michael W....

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Glycobiology Journal Club

Come learn about current research at the forefront of glycochemistry and biology! Sponsored by the GSC

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
HubWeek presents - This Is The Story of a Female Athlete

Too often women are underestimated. Too often preconceived notions lead people to believe women’s achievements are not valid. Founder of Playa Sportswear...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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...

STEM IQ (Inclusive Intelligence): Leveraging Classroom and Campus Inclusion for Engagement, Collaboration, and Education

A discussion with Dr. Calvin Mackie, President and CEO, STEM NOLA. What acts increase institutional inclusive intelligence by making people feel they...

Catholic Mass

Weekday Mass

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 12:05pm
Free English Conversation Class at MIT

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us to practice English on Tuesdays and Thursdays whenever MIT classes are in session. Yes!...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
Career Connect Consultations

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

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Does Your Resume/CV Communicate the Right Message?

This workshop will discuss the many ways of creating a resume that effectively targets the Hiring Manager. Can your resume survive a 15 second scan and still...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
EAPS DLS - Special Lecture - Nicolas Gruber (ETH Zurich)

About this Series The EAPS Department Lecture Series sponsors talks given by leading thinkers in the areas of geology, geophysics, geobiology, geochemistry,...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Special Lecture: Climate Symposium

Speaker: Nicloas Gruber

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
How to Change the World with Megan Smith, Mio Yamamoto, & Carrie Morgridge

Each week MIT Solve is inviting social impact leaders to speak in our First Year Discovery class, "How to Change the World: Experiences from Social...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
International English Bible Class or Book Club

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us for a look at the Christian Bible or our book club to practice English and learn...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 3:00pm
MIT D-Lab Tour

MIT D-Lab: designing for a more equitable world. This is a ~45-minute tour of MIT D-Lab intended for members of the general public. Hear about the history of...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Biotech Entrepreneurship | Prof. Harvey Lodish

Dr. Lodish received his A.B. degree Summa Cum Laude in Chemistry and Mathematics from Kenyon College in 1962 and his Ph.D. degree in genetics from the...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Linking Social and Personal Preferences: Theory and Experiment

William Zame (University of California Los Angeles)

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:20pm
 
Physics Colloquium Series (10.03) | Nick Giordano

The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series Speaker: Nick Giordano | Auburn University "Physics of Wind Musical Instruments" The application...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Production Networks and Skill-Biased Technologies

Cecilia Fieler (Yale University)

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
SMSD Seminar - Microscopic dynamics of sheared colloidal gels: plasticity, yielding and fractures

Dr. Stefano Aime, Harvard University The failure of materials under load is widespread, occurring from geological scales, as in earthquakes, to biological...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:00pm
Should I get a PhD?

Self reflect and evaluate whether a PhD is right for you. We will discuss all the pros and cons of getting a PhD. This CAPD event is open to MIT...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Starr Forum: Iran Reframed

A discussion about the evolution of the Islamic Republic and its reaction to President Trump’s Iran strategy Speaker: Narges Bajoghli, author of the recent...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
"Angles" Showcase

Join us for a beloved tradition: the annual Angles showcase. Published by the Comparative Media Studies/Writing program, Angles celebrates the work of...

Helen Elaine Lee: “Pomegranate”

At this week’s Comparative Media Studies colloquium, Helen Elaine Lee reads from the manuscript of her novel, Pomegranate, about a recovering addict who is...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 5:00pm
MISTI Africa Info Session

All MIT Students welcome! Learn about internship, teaching, and research opportunities in Africa.

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 5:00pm
Understanding the American Classroom, Navigating MIT

Navigating MIT Series for International Students Topics throughout the fall to support international students with adjustment to MIT and the U.S. Open to...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 5:15pm to 6:30pm
Understanding the American Classroom, Navigating MIT

Navigating MIT Series for International Students Topics throughout the fall to support international students with adjustment to MIT and the U.S. Open to...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 5:15pm to 6:30pm
Japanese Tea Ceremony

Join us for a Japanese tea ceremony performed by Mrs. Kyoko Wada, who has been studying the Japanese Tea Ceremony for more than 30 years. She will share "the...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 5:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Activision Blizzard Tech Talk

Activision Blizzard will be hosting a Tech Talk to discuss cyber security in the gaming industry with their Director in Global Information Security and Cyber...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Barclay and Crousse, "Landscapes of Intimacy" | The 25th Pietro Belluschi Lecture

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2019 Lecture Series The 25th Pietro Belluschi Lecture 6:00 PM Room 10-250 Founded in Paris in 1994, Barclay & Crousse...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Green Hills Software - Company Presentation

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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PDT Partners - Company Presentation

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar

Featured Speaker : Aaron Berger (MIT Math) Title : Probabilistic Zero Forcing Abstract : Probabilistic zero forcing is a random coloring process on a...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Uber ATC - Company Presentation

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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MIT IDEAS 2019-20 Generator Dinner

Are you interested in learning more about innovation and social entrepreneurship opportunities at MIT? Working on a project to help underserved communities?...

Thursday, October 03, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, October 3, 2019