Events

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Come Fly Away: Images of Flight from the Vail Rare Book Collection

Featuring selections from the extensive Vail Rare Book Collection and Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides and Clippings, Come Fly Away is a...

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...

February School 2019

Below are the events currently scheduled for February School 2019. Most workshops have limited places. To sign up for a workshop event, please email...

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

Leadership & Innovation for Technology Professionals

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...

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,...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Chemistry Seminar (Jian Ma, CMU)

Integrative analysis of nuclear genome compartmentalization

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Toddler Playgroup

Are you looking to connect with other parents and their toddler, then join us for the fun. Our member Zeenie is leading out the group. She has planned some...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Kapwani Kiwanga: Safe Passage

Kapwani Kiwanga (b 1978, Hamilton, Canada) is a Paris-based artist who traces historical narratives, excavating and considering the global impact of...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Kathleen Ryan: Cultivator

New York-based Kathleen Ryan’s work in sculpture is distinguished by her virtuosic grasp of materials, ranging from poured concrete, cast iron, carved...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Tunnel Walk CANCELLED

Want to get exercise on your lunch break but don't want to go outside? Join the tunnel walk for a brisk 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT's...

Physical Mathematics Seminar

SPEAKER: Alexander Mietke (MIT, MPI-PKS, MPI-CBG) TITLE: Self-organised dynamics of curved and deforming active surfaces ABSTRACT: The mechano-chemical...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
BC-MIT Number Theory Seminar

A.C. Cojocaru (University of Illinois at Chicago) Title: “Questions about the reductions modulo primes of an elliptic curve" Abstract: Many remarkable...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:30pm
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PDE/Analysis Seminar (1 of 2)

Michael Singer (UCL) Boundary value problems for Einstein metrics 3 pm, room 2-361 (different time and room!) Let M be a compact oriented d-dimensional...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 3:00pm
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USING ENZYMES TO BUILD, BREAK AND READ HYBRID DNA NANOMATERIALS:  From nanoscale self-assembly to intracellular gene regulation

The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series presents Prof. Jessica Rouge from the University of Connecticut, who will present her talk "USING...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 3:30pm to 4:20pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Wilfred van der Donk)

Speaker: Dr. Wilfred van der Donk, The University of Illinois, Title: 'Biosynthesis, Engineering and Applications of Macrocyclic Peptides," hosted by Jing-Ke...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Eloranta Summer Research Fellowship Info Session

Come learn about the Peter J. Eloranta Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships. Awarded each spring to MIT undergraduates who have submitted proposals to...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar (2 of 2)

Renato Luca (U. of Basel) On the pointwise convergence of solutions of the Schrödinger equation to the initial datum 4 pm, room 2-361 (different room!) We...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:00pm
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Physical Chemistry Seminar: Dr. Giulia Galli, University of Chicago

TITLE: “At the edge: energy conversion at interfaces from first principles”

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Study Abroad Info Session

Studying abroad will boost your intercultural competence, expand your network of friends & mentors to the global sphere, and signal to employers that you are...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
xTalk with Michael Ioffee: re-scheduled to Feb 19

Due to the snow storm, this event is re-sccheduled to Feb 19 Speaking on: "Text Messages and the Future of Digital Education" In early 2018, Babson...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Tarek Hassan (Boston University)

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
 
Emile Bustani Seminar: "Worst Humanitarian Crises of Our Time: Displacement and Destruction in Syria and Yemen"

"Worst Humanitarian Crises of Our Time: Displacement and Destruction in Syria and Yemen" Denis J. Sullivan Director, Boston Consortium for Arab Region...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Darwin Day: Twice! Science and the Double Discovery of Evolution

"Great is the power of steady misrepresentation; but the history of science shows that fortunately this power does not long endure." -- Charles Darwin,...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
PKG Community Conversations: Healthcare

Join the conversation! Meet local healthcare organizations and MIT students, staff, and faculty who are interested in addressing healthcare challenges....

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Sophie Hochhäusl | Memories of the Resistance

MIT Department of Architecture Spring 2019 Lecture Series Hosted by the History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art Program Sophie Hochhäusl...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT $100K Accelerate Finale

Join us for an action-packed evening as we highlight some of MIT's most exciting student entrepreneurs and their startups! This event is the culmination of...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 7:00pm
Student Forum on MIT Commencement Timing

The Office of the Vice Chancellor is seeking feedback from students about a proposal to change the academic calendar, including moving the Commencement and...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 7:00pm
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019