Events

Wednesday, November 20, 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Systematic Innovation of Products, Processes, and Services - Nov 18-22, 2019

This 5-day program blends the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation, and presents methods...

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...

Julien Bachmann, Friedrich Alexander University

Hosted by Yogesh Surendranath

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 4:15am to 5:30am
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 20, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Holiday Wreath-Making

Let's decorate MIT for the holidays! Every year, the Women's League creates the large holiday wreaths that hang at the entrance to 77 Mass Ave. We provide...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:00am 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...

Wednesday, November 20, 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 20, 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 20, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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 20, 2019 at 11:45am to 1:15pm
Blowback and Escalation Risks from the US Weaponization of Finance

Cynthia Roberts (Hunter College, CUNY) Security Studies Program Wednesday Seminar The only material domain where the United States still reigns...

Wednesday, November 20, 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 20, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
SLS Lecture - TBD

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 20, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Trans Day of Remembrance

In collaboration with LBGTQ+ Services and the Office of Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life, a vigil will be held in the MIT Chapel in honor of Trans Day...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
We Have to Get This Right: The Future of Work and Labor -- Talk by AFL-CIO President Richard L. Trumka

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka will share findings from the AFL-CIO's new report on the future of work and unions. With 12.5 million members and 55 unions,...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Pathways in Urban Planning

Please join us for this special undergraduate lunch event (and help us share the word with your DUSP-curious friends)! Urban Studies and Planning is vibrant...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
9-451  
"Patient-derived microphysiological system for studying​ gut epithelium-microbe-immune interactions"

Jianbo (Bob) Zhang, Griffith Lab, MIT for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT Abstract: Gut microbiome has emerged as a key factor...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
How to Explain Your Research to Just About Anybody

Graduate students and postdocs need to present their ideas clearly to diverse audiences. For the general public, funding agencies, hiring managers, blog...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Killian Court

Michael Groechenig (Toronto) Hypertoric Hitchin systems and p-adic integration A construction due to Hausel and Proudfoot associates to a graph a...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting: What do you want to grow?

Many of you may be experiencing the sensation of being uprooted, the feeling of being removed from your native place. How do you reestablish roots and grow...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
In silico synthesis and characterization of soft materials, Prof. Coray Colina, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida

Polymers and Soft Matter Seminar Seminar 3:30 PM Refreshments 3:00 PM

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
 
Institute Faculty Meeting

The MIT Faculty, as defined in Section 1.10 of Rules and Regulations of the Faculty, meets on the third* Wednesday of each month during the academic year...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
EAPS DLS - Reika Yokochi (University of Chicago)

About this Series Weekly talks given by leading thinkers in the areas of geology, geophysics, geobiology, geochemistry, atmospheric science, oceanography,...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry L. Pierce Seminar Series with Prof. Peter Stone

Adaptive Tolling for Multiagent Traffic Optimization and Imitation Learning from Observation Abstract: For autonomous robots to operate in the open,...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Killian Court

SPEAKER: Sunita Chepuri (University of Minnesota) TITLE: Plabic R-matrices ABSTRACT: Postnikov's plabic graphs in a disk are used to parametrize...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
The Alchemist

SPEAKER: Sunita Chepuri (University of Minnesota) TITLE: Plabic R-matrices ABSTRACT: Postnikov's plabic graphs in a disk are used to parametrize...

MIT Lie Groups Seminar

Featured Speaker : Geordie Williamson (University of Sydney) Title : Intersection cohomology over rings Abstract : In the mid 70s Goresky and...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Men's Squash) MIT at Harvard University

(Men's Squash) MIT at Harvard University, TV: ESPN+

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 5:00pm
 
Housing as History: New Directions for Boston’s Subsidized Housing: Learning from the Past

As neighborhoods across Boston face enormous development pressure, there is a risk that low-income residents will be forced out of the city. Social...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Networking with Total Senior Executives

You're invited to attend this year's networking reception with 25 Total senior executives. This event will take place on Wednesday, November 20th in E52,...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Fallback Photo

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,...

Ancient Wisdom for Success - Talk by Yogishri Sudarshan Kannan

MIT Sangam will be organizing a talk with Yogishri Sudarshan Kannan on November 20th at 1-190 from 6 PM to 7:30 PM, followed by a half an hour Q&A...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(Men's Basketball) MIT at Pine Manor

(Men's Basketball) MIT at Pine Manor

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Nichols College

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Nichols College

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00pm
 
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 20, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Race, Class and the Fight for Socialism

Race Class and the Fight for Socialism: Perspectives for the Coming Revolution in America Presenter: Tom Mackaman The New York Times “1619 Project” has been...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Soirée Ciné

Movie night with the French-speaking community at MITFilm: C'est La Vie/Le Sens de la Fete. In French with English subtitlesPizza-style dinner

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
 
Catholic Mass

Weeday Mass, Adoration and Confession

Wednesday, November 20, 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 20, 2019 at 7:30pm to 11:30pm
Sustainability Coffee Hour

Join Sidney Pacific for a Sustainability themed Coffee Hour! Come on down to the SP Multi-Purpose room on November 20th at 9pm, where we will have our usual...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:00pm to 10:00pm

Wednesday, November 20, 2019