Events

Thursday, November 21, 2019

The Work of the Future Event of the Year. “We must proactively and thoughtfully reinvent the future of work." - L. Rafael Reif, President of MIT The MIT...

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...

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...

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...

This 5-day program blends the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation, and presents methods...

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...

We use plastic every day, but where does it all go? This year’s MIT Water Summit explores the many ways in which plastics have become intertwined with our...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 8:00am to 5:00pm

Parsing the Universe, 2019 Center for Theoretical Physics, MIT, Cambridge, MA Artist Statement I am fascinated by technologies that extend human vision,...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm

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...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 10:00am to 4:00pm

March and April Choose to Reuse are cancelled. We will follow up in the spring about May Choose to Reuse Join us at Choose to Reuse in the mirror lobby of...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Abstract: Machine Learning has had tremendous success in various fields of computer science, including image and speech recognition, natural language...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Working primarily in sculpture and installation, Berlin-based artist Alicja Kwade explores structures of reality such as time and space, as well as systems...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm

Weekday Mass

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 12:05pm

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute private appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is reserved solely for the...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm

MIT D-Lab: designing for a more equitable world. This is a ~45-minute tour of MIT D-Lab intended for members of the general public. Hear about the history of...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm

This event has been CANCELED. Pamela Kreeger–University of Wisconsin-Madison This event has been CANCELED. For more information about this event, please...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

Ariel Pakes (Harvard University)

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dr. Matthew Hancock is a managing engineer at Veryst Engineering, an engineering consulting firm in the Boston area. He consults primarily in fluid mechanics...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

PLEASE NOTE THE ROOM CHANGE. THIS LECTURE WILL TAKE PLACE IN 34-101. The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series Speaker: Uwe-Jens Wiese |...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Take a look at the List Center’s exhibitions from a new perspective. Join Ryan Ravanpak in the MIT Philosophy Department to discover more about Alicja Kwade:...

Yuval Salant (Northwestern- Kellogg School of Management)

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:20pm

Featuring Mona Eltahawy, American-Egyptian journalist, speaker, and author of "The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls" Speaker: Mona Eltahawy is an...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm

How do Cuban culture and media register the defining aspects of its transformation at the turn of the 21st century: the expansion of transnational capitalist...

The MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) will present its Insights into Future Mobility report to members of the greater MIT community. This report is the...

Join the MIT Press Bookstore in welcoming scholar Genevieve Hyacinthe to discuss her latest book, Radical Virtuosity: Ana Mendieta and the Black...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

The Amazon is burning. Coral reefs are dying. Glaciers are melting, and as Earth gets pushed to its brink, journalists who can translate the impact of...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2019 Lecture Series November 21st 6:00 PM,Room 7-429/Long Lounge The Ordinary: Recordings Since the beginning of...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

ACT will be hosting the book launch for Hemispheres, a collection of poetry produced by ACT staff member, Kevin McLellan. The event will feature a series of...

The MIT Research Slam returns to the Bay Area this fall. Join fellow alumni for a fast-paced pitch night at Jimmy V's on the Stanford University campus....

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm

MIT Water Innovation Prize Kick-off Dinner When: November 21 6-8pm| Sign up here Where: Wong Auditorium (E51), MIT What: RSVP to join us for an evening of...

MIT WIP – General Info: MIT Water Innovation Prize is a startup competition founded in 2015 with a focus on water innovation. The prize awards up to $35,000...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Featured Speaker : Abhimanyu Dubey (MIT Media Arts and Sciences) Title : Robust Cooperative Decision-Making on Heavy-Tailed Bandits Abstract : In this...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a pizza dinner before seeing a performance of "A Chorus Line" by the MIT Musical Theater Guild. A Chorus Line examines one day in the lives of...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:30pm to 10:00pm

What can you do with a degree in mechanical engineering? Hear from four MechE alumni at a special panel event as they discuss their experiences at MIT and...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

IEEE Computer Society and GBC/ACM 7:00 PM, Thursday, 21 November 2019 MIT Room 32-G449 (Kiva) This talk will be webcast on the MIT CSAIL Youtube channel...

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

A Chorus Line examines one day in the lives of seventeen dancers, all vying for a spot in the “chorus line” of a Broadway musical. After the first round of...

Thursday, November 21, 2019