Events

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize (SHIP) Pitch Competition

Have a big idea in healthcare? Want to win $20,000 in prize money? Join the 2021 MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize (SHIP) Pitch Competition! The MIT...

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Pause together @2:50 PM EDT (18:50 UTC) Everyday Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because physical distancing can cause feelings of...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BIPOC Program Open Application Period

Applications are open! To be considered for the Start Smart Seminar that begins on February 22, 2021, the Spring 2021 Mentor Program Cohort, and the June...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 8:00am to 5:00pm
WCC at MIT

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Meet the Pediatrician

Dr. Gordon from the Pediatrics Service at MIT Medical will share her expertise and answer your questions. Please register here.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 11:00am
Jamie Macbeth, PhD

How does artificial intelligence understand meaning, and how close is that understanding to our own? Artificial intelligence research has shown dramatic...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Enabling human-aware automation: a dynamical systems perspective on human cognition

Presenter: Prof. Neera Jain, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University Zoom: https://mit.zoom.us/j/99918892705 Abstract: Across many sectors, ranging from...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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MIT Africa Forum presents "The Role of a Basic Income During COVID-19 in Kenya"

Keynote presentation by Associate Professor of Applied Economics, Dr. Tavneet Suri. Featuring students presentations about their work with the MIT Africa...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Finance Seminar: Olivier Darmouni

Olivier Darmouni | Columbia Business School

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 12:35pm to 1:55pm
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Scaling Agricultural Policy Interventions: Theory and Evidence from Uganda

Lauren Falcao Bergquist (Michigan)

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 2:45pm to 4:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting via Zoom

The Zoom link - Meeting ID: 585 674 692 Please reach spousesandpartners@mit.edu out for the password. These weekly meetings are organized by MIT Spouses &...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 3:00pm
Westside Wednesdays

The best part about Valentine's Day (and just about every other holiday) is the prevalence of discounted post-holiday candy. We're going to recover from our...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
February 2021 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, February 17, 2021 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Special Department Lecture - Dakota [Cody] McCoy (Harvard)

Title: Harnessing the sun: from “super black” animals to solar-powered reefs Abstract: Solar energy shapes climate and life on a planetary scale. Living...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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 SA+P Copyright, Fair Use and Creative Commons Workshop

SA+P students create copyrightable works of art, architecture, and design all the time, and also need to make use of things created by others. Do you know...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
SidPac + International Student Network Discussion: Are we truly welcome here?

Interested in a space to discuss challenges faced by international students at MIT? Want to learn more about policies impacting international students, how...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm
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Wednesday, February 17, 2021