Events

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

 Smart Manufacturing: Moving from Static to Dynamic Manufacturing Operations

MIT’s Smart Manufacturing program brings together cutting-edge technology like artificial intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), and data analytics to...

(Field Hockey) NCAA Tournament First Round vs. MIT

(Field Hockey) NCAA Tournament First Round vs. MIT

Annual Radio Fundraiser for WMBR!

WMBR 88.1FM, MIT's campus FM radio station, kicks off its annual fundraising drive on Thursday, November 7. Join us for an entire week of exciting...

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...

Essential IT for Non-IT Executives - Nov 12-13, 2019

For non-technical business leaders and corporate strategists, IT can be a source of much frustration. In many companies, the relationship between IT...

Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design -  Nov 12-13, 2019

This 2-day program provides practical tools and methods for sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function. It is built...

Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations - Nov 12-13, 2019

In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and...

MITAC Celebrates 35 Years!

Celebrate MITAC's 35th Anniversary! Meet our vendors and enjoy cake, giveaways and fun! -Wed., Nov 13, 11am-2pm, Stata Center* -Thurs., Nov. 14,...

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

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...

MISI – Data Management: Preparing for Machine Learning

***This MIT CTL Roundtable is exclusively for members of the MIT CTL Supply Chain Exchange and invited guests. If you are not a member of the Exchange and...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:00am to 5:00pm
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,...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Applied Deep Learning Boot Camp

The use of machine learning models in industry continues to grow. The goal of this bootcamp is to teach participants how to use deep learning (DL) tools to...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
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...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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, November 13, 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, November 13, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Claire Celerier (U Toronto Rotman)

Wednesday, November 13, 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, November 13, 2019 at 11:45am to 1:15pm
Choosing Quality Child Care

Choosing Quality Child Care

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Fiber Crafts Group

The Fiber Crafts Group invites you to join them as you start a new handwork project or finish an old one. The casual environment lends itself perfectly to...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Killer Robots Killing the Rule of Law?

Mary Ellen O'Connell (University of Notre Dame) Security Studies Program Wednesday Seminar Law exists to control the use of force and violence in creating...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
SLS Lecture - Mathieu Dever

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

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Meditation for Your Wellbeing

Second Wednesday of the month, 12:10pm - 12:40pmCommunity Wellness at MIT Medical offers drop-in meditation and relaxation sessions. Sit back and relax - no...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:10pm to 12:40pm
"Mapping the chemical diversity between mammalian gut microbiomes – a molecular walk in the zoo"

Rachel Gregor, Ben Gurion University for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT Mapping the chemical diversity between mammalian gut...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
How to Achieve the 5 Goals of Effective Data Presentation

Learn how to present data in a compelling way by understanding how the brain evaluates quantitative data. Sue Acton has a PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Understanding Plagiarism: The Basics

Everybody knows that verbatim use of someone else's work without attribution is plagiarism. However, you may be practicing plagiarism without realizing it....

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
(Field Hockey) MIT at University of Scranton

(Field Hockey) MIT at University of Scranton, NCAA Tournament First Round

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:00pm
 
Geometric Representation Theory Seminar

Thomas Lam (Michigan/MIT) Cohomology of cluster varieties Abstract: I will talk about joint work with David Speyer where westudy the singular cohomology...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting: Thanksgiving Tasting

Join our annual Thanksgiving tasting. Sample the turkey and traditional side dishes of this American holiday. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on what we...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
EAPS DLS - Paula Welander

Linking the genomic and geologic records: How modern microbes produce ancient lipids. About This Series Weekly talks given by leading thinkers in the areas...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:45pm to 5:00pm
Course 6 Study Abroad Info Session

Interested in studying abroad but not sure how it can fit into your Course 6 study plan? Come to this specialized Course 6 info session to learn more about...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Dresselhaus Lecture: Paul McEuen on Cell-sized Sensors and Robots

MIT.nano is pleased to announce that Paul McEuen, the John A. Newman Professor of Physical Science at Cornell University and director of the Kavli Institute...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry L. Pierce Laboratory Seminar Series - Professor Michael Ambuhl

Abstract: Prof. Ambuhl will introduce the concept of Negotiation Engineering - a solution-oriented approach to negotiation problems developed at ETH Zurich...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Monthly Afternoon Break

Monthly Afternoon Break: Every second Wednesday, starting Sept 11 Co-sponsored by the ISO and MIT Postdoc Association, with support from MindHandHeart & the...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Understanding the Neural Basis of Social Attachment

SCSB Colloquium Series Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Time: 4:00 pm-5:00 pm, followed by reception Speaker: Devanand Manoli, M.D., Ph.D. Affiliation:...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Cameron Jones (Monash University, Australia): MIT-Harvard Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Ricahrd Stanley (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) TITLE: Upper homogeneous posets ABSTRACT: A poset P is called upper homogeneous if...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
MIT Lie Groups Seminar

Featured Speaker : George Lusztig (MIT Mathematics) Title : Total positivity in Springer fibres Abstract : Let $u$ be a unipotent element in the...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
EPP Seminar: Patricia Romerro-Lankao

Urban areas can play a key role in the transformations that are required in humankind’s ways of understanding and responding to climate and sustainability...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
 SA+P Copyright, Fair Use and Creative Commons Workshop

This workshop is about author rights, particularly in terms of scholarly works like journal articles, conference papers, and theses. Graduate students in...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Housing as History: the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative and Orchard Gardens

By the 1980s the Dudley Square neighborhood of Roxbury was facing significant challenges. Absentee landlords had allowed property to deteriorate, left units...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

MIT Solve Challenge Design Workshop

MIT Solve identifies and supports social innovators with the best solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges -- whether it's urban farmers in Lagos,...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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, November 13, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Physics and Photography Workshop for Adults

Join us for a unique workshop on the physics of light and photography as part of the Museum’s ongoing program series related to The Polaroid Project....

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Sagan Day: Quantum Jitters in the Sky

"The passage from the Chaos of the Big Bang to the Cosmos that we are beginning to know is the most awesome transformation of matter and energy that we have...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:00pm
(Men's Basketball) MIT at Endicott College

(Men's Basketball) MIT at Endicott College

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:30pm
 
Catholic Mass

Weeday Mass, Adoration and Confession

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:30pm
West Coast Swing lesson and dance

Beginner West Coast swing lesson 7:30-9; open social dancing 9-11:30, with more west coast swing music earlier in the evening, and more east coast / lindy...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019