Events

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Entrepreneurship Development Program - Jan 19-24, 2020

Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique 6-day course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial education...

AI Latin American SumMIT logo

The AI Latin America SumMIT brings together Latin American policymakers and AI researchers to discuss ways of speeding up artificial intelligence adoption in...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Johnson & Johnson Site Visit

About J&J (careers.jnj.com/): The combination of new technologies and your expertise enables amazing things to happen. Teams from J&J’s consumer business...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 9:00am to 4:00pm
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Venture Capital has its place for funding companies, but Hard Tech is . . . particularly HARD for VCs to embrace. So how does a startup navigate in a space...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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, January 22, 2020 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
PathAI Site Visit

About PathAI (pathai.com): PathAI’s mission is to advance medicine with intelligent pathology. PathAI's platform provides end-to-end data-driven pathology...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 20: Becca Albee

Becca Albee (born Portland, ME) is a Brooklyn-based artist whose photo-based installations often emerge from her encounters with historical materials,...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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The issuance of a patent is often seen as an inventor's most notable achievement, but do you know what it takes to apply for and be issued a patent? This...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
A Sampling of Careers in Science Series: "How to Start and Run a Small Biotech Company "

Isaac Stoner Chief Operating Officer, Octagon Therapeutics Eric Kelsic Chief Executive Officer, Dyno Therapeutics James Italia VP of Commercial...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Inclusive Classrooms: How to Leverage Identity to Improve your Teaching Practice

Darcy Greer Gordon Postdoctoral Associate, MITx Biology Digital Learning Lab David Bergman Postdoctoral Associate, Research Laboratory of Electronics,...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Pleasures of Poetry

Free and open to the public; as well as staff, alumni, and students (non-credit IAP activity). This popular activity – which aims to reach all those with an...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Thesis Defense - Marvin Nayan

Sur Lab I “Local regulation of experience-dependent synaptic plasticity by the non-coding exonic circular RNA circHomer1”

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:00pm
Brio to Cognos Conversion

During this session, we will cover the following topics: Learn how Brio queries dataLearn how Cognos queries dataConfigure Cognos to use a query from a Brio...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm
CV Conversion to Resume

If you are considering exploring Industry positions, you will need to have a resume that effectively positions you for this path. This workshop will discuss...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Applied Math Lecture

SPEAKER: Lisa Sauermann (Stanford University) TITLE: Applications and limitations of the slice rank polynomial method ABSTRACT: In 2016, Tao...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Making Cents of Savings: Evidence from Finance and Agriculture in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Mikaela Rabb and Emily Sylvia, J-PAL Global

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Cultural Awareness: Communicating More Effectively in a Global Community

In this lively, interactive seminar, Bhaskar Pant, Executive Director of MIT Professional Education and a globally-experienced senior executive and lecturer...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Divination for the Next Century

In this IAP offering, we frame divination as the drive to ask questions, to seek guidance and advice, to build stories and nourishing narrative frameworks....

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
(Women's Basketball) Smith College vs. MIT

(Women's Basketball) Smith College vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 6:00pm
BODY TEXT

BODY TEXT is "reading as gazing as reading as writing; is a contest of control; is an imperfect way of rendering people and systems legible to each other,"...

Going Beyond the Gut: The Future of Microbiome Therapeutics

The microbiome market is one of the hottest areas for innovation in the life sciences space. We are seeing an uptick in both research and venture capital...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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, January 22, 2020 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Building 56, 162
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Swing dance lesson and social

The MIT Lindy Hop Society hosts free swing lessons and social dances throughout the month of January. Beginners welcome, no partner necessary. The lessons...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 7:30pm to 11:30pm
(Men's Basketball) Springfield College vs. MIT

(Men's Basketball) Springfield College vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 8:00pm
Gingerbread Coffee Hour

Come join Sidney-Pacific's Coffee Hour and decorate gingerbread houses (and other items!) in addition to the regular coffee hour food! Please bring your own...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020