Events

Friday, December 6, 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...

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT, 6:30 PM

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT, 6:30 PM

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...

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 (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...

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, December 06, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Thesis Defense: Kevin M. Sutherland

New Insights into the Marine Oxygen Cycle from Maganese Oxide Minerals and Reactive Oxygen Species A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 9:00am to 10:00am
COG3 Seminar - Emma Bertrand (Harvard)

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

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Nate Oldenhuis (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, December 06, 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, December 06, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
STAGE Seminar

Speaker: Zhiyu Zhang Title: p-divisible groups over O_c Abstract: It’s known by Riemann that complex tori are classified by lattices in complex vector...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 10:10am to 11:40am
Thesis Defense: Noelle Adriana Held

Protein regulation in Trichodesmium and other marine bacteria: Observational and interpretive biomarkers of biogeochemical processes A public presentation...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 10:15am to 11:15am
English Conversation Group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Environmental Science Seminar Series

"Adventures in environmental plasmonics - The application of surface enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS) for environmental analyte detection." Dr. Peter...

Friday, December 06, 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, December 06, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass

Weekday Mass

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 12:05pm
Public Program | Curator Talk: Materialisms in the Work of Alicja Kwade

Join List Center curatorial assistant Selby Nimrod for a walkthrough of Alicja Kwade: In Between Glances. This guided exhibition tour and informal...

Thesis Defense - Tristan Bell

Sauer lab I "Intersubunit Communication and Coordinated Mechanical Activity in the AAA+ Protease ClpXP"

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 1:00pm
Mechanics of robotic matter (Chiara Daraio, Caltech)

Morphing two-dimensional sheets into three-dimensional objects is a classical problem in mechanics, mathematics and art, pursued over centuries of human...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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PSFC Seminar: Aaron Bader

Optimized Stellarators for Fusion Pilot Plants Aaron Bader, University of Wisconsin-Madison Stellarators offer an inherently steady state reactor concept...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Alchemist

SPEAKER: Nima Arkani-Hamed (Harvard University) TITLE: The (Dual) Amplituhedron

MIT D-Lab Fall 2019 Student Showcase

Final presentations and working prototypes from students in nine fall 2019 MIT D-Lab classes! Following a welcome from D-Lab, attendees will have the...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
econ social hour

- Join us to discuss social science research. - Socialize over food and beverages. - Meet other social science researchers. - All are...

Friday, December 06, 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, December 06, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
MIT Sloan Retail Conference - Friday Founder's Night (Day 1)

Retail isn't dying. It's revolutionizing. This year's conference will highlight how technology and analytics are informing and reshaping the industry. Join...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
ABSK Friday Night Bible Study

Come join us for our last on-campus Bible Study of the semester! We'll hear from Chaplain Dave and eat delicious Taiwanese food after!

An Evening with Comedian Alex Edelman

MIT SHASS and the De Florez Fund for Humor welcomes stand-up comics Alex Edelman, Rosebud Baker, and Mekki Leeper to campus for a free performance on Friday,...

Friday, December 06, 2019 at 7:00pm

Friday, December 6, 2019