Events

Friday, November 8, 2019

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT at Yale University

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT at Yale University, Diving Will Begin at 3:45 PM, 6:00 PM

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT at Yale University

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT at Yale University, Diving Will Begin at 3:45 PM, 6:00 PM

Advanced Machine Learning

Explore how the latest tools, techniques, and algorithms driving modern and predictive analysis can be applied in different fields, even when using...

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...

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...

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...

Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem - Nov 7-8, 2019

In this 2-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be...

Strategic Cost Analysis for Managers - Nov 7-8, 2019

In this 2-day program, participants learn to analyze the performance of projects, and even entire departments, from a financial perspective; gain a deeper...

Supply Chain Strategy and Management - Nov 7-8, 2019

This 2-day course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the...

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 08, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
DMSE Doctoral Thesis Defense - Ziqiang Wang

Doctoral Thesis Defense Lithium Deposition and Stripping in Solid-State Battery via Coble Creep Ziqiang Wang Friday, November 8, 2019 9:30 – 10:30...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 9:30am to 10:30am
COG3 Seminar - Speaker TBA

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

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Alex Genshaft (Shalek)

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 08, 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, November 08, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Thesis Defense - Amelie Raz

Reddien lab l "Choices in Regeneration: Position and Fate”

STAGE Seminar

Andreas Mihatsch (MIT) Hodge-Tate decomposition II I will cover the second half of Tate's paper on p-divisible groups. I plan to give a sketch of the proof...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 10:10am to 11:40am
Environmental Science Seminar Series

"Hydrodynamics of sediment microbes." Alexander Petroff, Clark University

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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 08, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Professional Development Fund Information Session

Learn how to write a persuasive application for the MSPC Professional Development Fund. This program will reimburse eligible applicants (up to $500) for...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Targeting Sleep Oscillations to Improve Cognition in Neurodevelopmental Disorders

SCSB Lunch Series November 8 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Date: Friday, November 8, 2019 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Location: Simons Center Conference Room, Building...

Catholic Mass

Weekday Mass

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 12:05pm
National Energy Transitions: What Have We Learned from Four Decades of Danish Wind and French Nuclear Development?

DUSP's Environmental Policy and Planning Group is hosting a lunch seminar with DUSP Alumna Kathleen Araujo (PhD '13), who will speak about her book, 'Low...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
2019 Hottel Lecture: Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biofuels and Bioproducts

Research in the catalysis community has been carried out with the aim of developing new catalytic processes for the effective utilization of renewable...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
PSFC Seminar: R.B. Torbert, K.J. Genetreti, M.R. Argall

Magnetic reconnection and plasma turbulence: key discoveries with MMS R.B. Torbert, K.J. Genetreti, M.R. Argall University of New Hampshire and Southwest...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
 EAPS Active Talk Series (EATS): Maya Stokes and TBD

Speaker #1: Maya Stokes (Graduate Student), River erosion drives fish speciation in the Blue Ridge Speaker #2: TBD About This Event EAPS Active Talk Series...

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:00pm
(Women's Basketball) MIT at UMass Dartmouth

(Women's Basketball) MIT at UMass Dartmouth

Friday, November 08, 2019 at 5:30pm
 
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 08, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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 8, 2019