Events

Wednesday, December 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...

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...

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,...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
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, December 04, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Greg Odegard

Greg Odegard Richard and Elizabeth Henes Professor of Computational Mechanics, Michigan Tech Director, NASA STRI for Ultra‐Strong Composites by Computational...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Special Chez Pierre seminar

Laurens W. Molenkamp - University of Würzburg "Topological Physics in HgTe based Quantum Devices"

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Book Discussion

The Book Discussion interest group will host virtual meetings in April and May. Book Discussion: "An American Marriage" by Tayari Jones Apr 22, 2020 11:30...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Charles Nathanson (Northwestern Kelogg)

Wednesday, December 04, 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, December 04, 2019 at 11:45am to 1:15pm
A World Safe for Autocracy? China’s Rise and the Future of Global Politics

Jessica Chen Weiss (Cornell University) Security Studies Program Wednesday Seminar With the future of the U.S.-led international order in question, how...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Hacking study abroad: Course 2

Interested in studying abroad but not sure how it can fit into your Course 3 study plan? Come to this Course 3-specific info session to learn more about the...

Wednesday, December 04, 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...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
SLS Lecture - Jane Baldwin

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, December 04, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Public Program | Sketch Session: Reflection and Reality

Join the List Visual Arts Center for a sketch session inspired by Alicja Kwade: In Between Glances. Investigate the work of Alicja Kwade through guided...

"Fluctuation induced emergent traits in motile phytoplankton"

Anupam Sengupta, University of Luxembourg for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT Abstract: The ability of microbes to rapidly...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Killian Court

Minh-Tam Trinh (U Chicago) Artin braids, annular invariants, and point-countingLet beta be a positive braid on n strands. Using microlocal techniques,...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT Climate Action Symposium: Decarbonizing the Electricity Sector

2019-2020 MIT Climate Action Symposia Series The third of MIT's six Climate Action Symposia, Decarbonizing the Electricity Sector, will be held on...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting: Let's Play!

Join us for an afternoon of card and board games. If you have a favorite game, bring it and teach us how to play. Please note: Doors open at 3 p.m. and our...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
A Moral Budget for America

Join us in conversation with Shailly Gupta Barnes as she discusses a moral budget for America and the crucial need for a shifting of priorities on both the...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Chromatin Modifiers In Autism and Combining Pooled CRISPR Screens with Single-Cell Chromatin Accessibility Profiling

SCSB Colloquium Series Wednesday, December 4, 2019 Time: 4:00 pm-5:00 pm, followed by reception Speaker: Neville Sanjana, Ph.D. Host: Feng Zhang,...

EAPS DLS - Gwenn Flowers (Simon Fraser University)

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

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry L. Pierce Seminar Series with Prof. Philip Demokritou

Sustainable Nanotechnology: Bio-inspired, nature derived and non toxic nanomaterials for agri-food applications Abstract: The rapid expansion of...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Special SMSD Seminar: Unobtrusive Sensing Technologies for Cardiovascular Monitoring

Professor Ni Zhao, The Chinese University of Hong Kong With the growing aging population and prevalence of cardiovascular diseases, there is an...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:00pm
Supramolecular engineering approaches to turn biomolecules into functional biomaterials and devices

Materials Seminar Alvaro Mata Chair in Biomedical Engineering & Biomaterials School of Pharmacy, Division of Regenerative Medicine and Cellular...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
The Alchemist

SPEAKER: Colin Defant (Princeton University) TITLE: Valid Hook Configurations and Uniquely Sorted Permutations ABSTRACT: In his 1990 Ph.D. thesis,...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Lilia Xie (MIT - Dinca Lab): Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: TBA

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
MIT Lie Groups Seminar

Featured Speaker : Minh-Tam Trinh (University of Chicago) Title : Algebraic braids and global Springer theory Abstract : Let G be a reductive group with...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Launch Clinic with Artificial Intelligence Startups

At the AI Themed Launch Clinic, startups present a 15-minute pitch for feedback from our panel of experts + the audience. Launch Smart Clinics are a great...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 5:30pm to 8:30pm
MIT Energy Club Presents: Muddy MWh (CANCELLED)

Muddy MWh events are cancelled until further notice, pending social distancing guidelines when the Institute reopens. **This event is 21+ with valid...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Worcester State University

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Worcester State University

Wednesday, December 04, 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, December 04, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Building 56, 162
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Resilience and Recovery - "Solving Complex Problems" (Subject 12.000) Final Presentation

Come see this year’s Terrascope students present their proposals for making recovery from future storms in Puerto Rico faster, more sustainable, and more...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Catholic Mass

Weeday Mass, Adoration and Confession

Wednesday, December 04, 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, December 04, 2019 at 7:30pm to 11:30pm

Wednesday, December 4, 2019