Events

Friday, October 4, 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...

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,...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Teaching at Teaching Intensive Institutions Conference

Many faculty enjoy rewarding careers at colleges and universities that primarily emphasize teaching, including liberal arts colleges, community colleges, and...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 9:00am to 3:00pm
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Venkata Shiva Mandala (Hong)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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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...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Physics Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Tailin Wu

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’The tradeoff between accuracy and simplicity in machine learning’’ Presented by Tailin...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 10:00am
STAGE Seminar

Alex Smith Reconstructing a formal group from its Cartier module Abstract: Given a commutative ring K, there is a natural non-commutative ring structure...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 10:10am to 11:40am
English Conversation Group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
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...

Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Speaker: Chris Ryba Title: Supermathematics: the dark side of maths Abstract: At some point you may have encountered mathematical objects (such as vector...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Catholic Mass

Weekday Mass

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 12:05pm
Data Management for Postdocs and Research Scientists

Are you creating or managing research data? This hands-on workshop will provide an overview of data management topics, including file organization and...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
IAP Programs Abroad - Lobby 10 drop ins

Interested in applying for one of the six courses offered abroad over IAP? Stop by the GEO booth in Lobby 10 between 1-4pm to chat with a GEO staff member...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Furry First Friday

Stop by Hayden Library to spend some time with furry friends from Dog BONES: Therapy Dogs of Massachusetts. Dogs and their handlers will be outside the...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
India's Emerging National Security Challenges

Speaker: Sushant Singh, Deputy Editor of The Indian Express newspaper in Delhi Joint Sem­i­nar on South Asian Pol­i­tics co-sponsored by the Brown-India...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
ChemE Dept. Seminar: Phase Mechanics of Arrested Colloidal Gels: A New Paradigm for Non-Equilibrium Phase Transitions in Soft Matter

Roseanna N. Zia Assistant Professor of Clinical Engineering and by Courtesy, Mechanical Engineering, Terman Faculty Fellow, Associate Editor, Journal of...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
PSFC Seminar: John Canik

Developing the physics basis for power exhaust solutions for a compact pilot plant Predictions for the scrape-off layer (SOL) in future fusion devices based...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Where Additive Manufacturing Meets Membrane Technology:  Opportunities for Printing Membranes for Separations

The thin film composite (TFC) polyamide membrane is the most common membrane used for reverse osmosis (RO) today. The method for making TFC membranes was...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Jookyung Lee (Hamburg) TITLE: On some properties of graph norms

Advaita Discussion Series: Vivekachoodamani

This semester, we will be having, as part of the Satsanga, a Vivekachoodamani series led by our chaplain, Swami Tyagananda. The Vivekachoodamani is an...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Welcome Fall Semester With Senator Iván Darío Agudelo - MIT Colombian Association

Come and join us welcome the fall semester with a talk by Senator Iván Darío Agudelo, about political leadership for the governance of science and technology...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
“Ask for Jane” film screening follwed by director Q&A

Fri 10/4 MIT Room 6-120 6pm film Followed by Q&A with director Rachel Carey Otto’s Pizza at 5:30pm Based on the true story, Ask for Jane is the story of two...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Russian social

We are glad to welcome you to our social gathering of the Russain speaking MIT community on Friday! We will be happy to see all of you. Как всегда будет...

Friday, October 04, 2019 at 7:30pm to 11:45pm

Friday, October 4, 2019