Events

Friday, November 1, 2019

  2020 Open Enrollment

Employees can make changes or enroll in our health insurance plans. Open Enrollment will take place from Monday, October 21 - Friday, November 1, 2019.

(Rifle) Wentworth

(Rifle) Wentworth, 6:00 PM

Community Wellness Class Registration Open!

Classes begin the week of November 4. Classes include yoga, pilates, qigong and more. Community Wellness also offers a class beneficial to those with...

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...

Fundamentals of Finance for the Technical Executive - Oct 31-Nov 1, 2019

This 2-day program is designed to provide senior technical managers with the financial concepts, strategies, and tools needed to deal more effectively with...

Irrawaddy River: People, Landscapes & Boats

The Irrawaddy River is the major waterway and largest river in Myanmar. It flows from north to south and it is used by Burmese people daily to take baths, do...

LIDS@80: A Celebration

Registration is now open for the LIDS 80th anniversary celebration. This free event will take place November 1-2, 2019 at MIT. Advance registration is...

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...

The Truth Is the Whole: Essays in Honor of Richard Levins

We are pleased to invite you to a book launch: The Truth is the Whole: Essays in Honor of Richard Levins, in partnership with the Boston chapter of Science...

Vermeer Through a New Lens

This exhibition is by Boston-based writer and artist and 2007 MIT alumni Will Dowd. These thirteen prints use the paintings of Vermeer—those paragons of...

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, November 01, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Career Connect Conference Day 1

Start off your job search with MIT Spouses & Partners Career Connect! Our mini-conference is a great way to get inspired, ask some of your burning questions,...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 9:15am to 2:15pm
Automating work in ArcGIS using Model Builder

ArcGIS provides a tool for automating your work. This can be important for two reasons: 1) It documents complex processes for you and 2) it allows you to run...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:30am
COG3 Seminar - Jordan Hemingway (Harvard)

About this Series The Chemical Oceanography, Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology Seminar [COG3] is a student-run seminar series. Topics include chemical...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Peyton Shieh (Johnson)

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, November 01, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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, November 01, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
STAGE Seminar

Tony Feng (MIT) p-divisible groups I I will introduce the basic theory of p-divisible groups and then use it to prove the Hodge-Tate decomposition for...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 10:10am to 11:40am
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Alicja Kwade: In Between Glances

Working primarily in sculpture and installation, Berlin-based artist Alicja Kwade explores structures of reality such as time and space, as well as systems...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass

Weekday Mass

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 12:05pm
"Evolutionary interactions between phage resistance and antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli"

Alita Burmeister, Turner Lab, Yale University for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Polymer Grad Student Association Coffee Hour

Come join your fellow graduate students to enjoy coffee and snacks while chatting about soft matter (other topics of discussion are also allowed). This...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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, November 01, 2019 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Killian Court

Andrey Smirnov (UNC Chapel Hill) 3D mirror symmetry in representation theory In this talk I outline recent developments in representation theory and...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Ethics & Computing: “Contextual Integrity Up and Down the Data Food Chain.” Helen Nissenbaum, Cornell Tech

Ethics and Computing is a lecture series focused on the interface of ethics, politics, and computing. It is sponsored by MIT’s Philosophy Section and...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 EAPS Active Talk Series (EATS): Angel Mojarro and Roger Summons

Speaker #1: Angel Mojarro (Graduate Student), Soft tissue presservation in fossil fish Speaker #2: Roger Summons (Professor) Soft tissue preservation in a...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:00pm
(Men's Squash) Boston U. vs. MIT

(Men's Squash) Boston U. vs. MIT

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 5:00pm
Paul Merrell | Computer-Generated Houses & Other Design Problems

Computation Group Lecture Series November 8 5:00 pm, Long Lounge/Room 7-429 --- Computer-Generated Houses and Other Design Problems Computers have long...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
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, November 01, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Authors@MIT | Ramesh Srinivasan: Beyond the Valley

Please join the MIT Press Bookstore in welcoming Ramesh Srinivasan to discuss his book, Beyond the Valley: How Innovators around the World are Overcoming...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
TCC All Saints Day Party

Join the Tech Catholic Community in celebrating All Saints Day! The party will start after the 5:15 mass (around 6:15). There will have food and fellowship...

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 6:15pm to 12:00am
(Men's Squash) Boston College vs. MIT

(Men's Squash) Boston College vs. MIT

Friday, November 01, 2019 at 6:30pm
Twelfth Night - A Play Presented by the MIT Shakespeare Ensemble

Twelfth Night: when misrule rules. Viola loves Orsino. Orsino loves Olivia. Olivia loves Cesario, who’s actually Viola masquerading as a young man. What...

Friday, November 1, 2019