Monday, November 2, 2020

Black electric cord, red background. MIT Reboot November 2-11

With a global pandemic, social unrest, and a contentious election on our minds, we could all benefit from some time to take care of ourselves and each...

An Introduction to Proximal Causal Learning (IDSS Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, University of Pennsylvania)

Abstract: A standard assumption for causal inference from observational data is that one has measured a sufficiently rich set of covariates to ensure that...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 4:00am to 5:00am
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Mentor Program – Fall 2020 Open Application Period

The Mentor Program Makes Better Entrepreneurs Fall 2020 Cohort Application process will be open October 13 through November 16, 2020! Entrepreneurs may...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 8:00am to 5:00pm
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Sign up for a Private Consult with MS&PC Staff

Facilitated by Program Manager, Jennifer Recklet Tassi, this private appointment via Zoom or in-person (outdoors) is a time to ask questions, voice concerns,...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 8:00am
MIT.nano & MTL Career Fair

MIT students and researchers are invited to a virtual career fair with leading companies across multiple industries. Learn about the companies, explore...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
Parents Zoom meeting

We miss seeing you and your kids! Join Jennifer, Sonali, and Vika for a virtual parents coffee hour. Bring your kids with you! We want to hear how you are...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 10:00am
Author Tommy Orange

Want to continue the conversation about There There? Please join a small group discussion with other community members. We'll talk about the book and/or...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PAOC Colloquium - Anastasia Piliouras

About This Event The PAOC Colloquium is a weekly interdisciplinary seminar series that brings together the whole PAOC community. Seminar topics include all...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Sustainability Lunch Series: Energy Justice and Policy

Join us for a special discussion with Dr. Shalanda Baker (Professor of Law, Public Policy, and Urban Affairs, North Eastern) and Professor John Sterman (Jay...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:30am
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GIS Level 1: Introduction to GIS & Mapping

Learn how to read and interpret maps and data and use basic cartography principles to create maps that can be used in reports and presentations. You will...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Agency Pricing and Bargaining: Evidence from the E-Book Market (joint with Babur De los Santos and Dan O’Brien)

Matthijs Wildenbeest (Kelley School of Business, Indiana University)

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Prof. Haitham Hassanieh - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Abstract: Millimeter-wave (mmWave) technology plays a central role in next-generation (5G & 6G) wireless networking, IoT, wireless sensing, and radar...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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STAGE Seminar

Featured Speaker: Hyuk Jun Kweon (MIT) Title: Alterations Abstract: In 1964, Hironaka proved that over a field of characteristic zero, every algebraic...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Social Exclusion and Social Preferences: Evidence from Colombia's Leper Colony

Diego Ramos-Toro (Dartmouth University)

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:15pm
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Minimum Wage Spillovers

Ellora Derenoncourt (UC-Berkeley)

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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Professional Development Fund Drop-in session

Learn how to write a persuasive application for the MS&PC Professional Development Fund. This program will reimburse eligible applicants (up to $500) for...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 4:00pm
Michael Damron (Georgia Tech)

Featured Speaker : Michael Damron (Georgia Tech) Title : Critical first-passage percolation in two dimensions Abstract : In 2d first-passage percolation...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Piotr Pstragowski (Harvard University)

Featured Speaker : Piotr Pstragowski (Harvard University) Title : Franke's algebraicity conjecture Abstract : In 1996, Jens Franke conjectured that any...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 4:30pm
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International Friends and Enemies

Ernest Liu, Princeton University (presented with Harvard-MIT Economics Semnar)

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 4:30pm to 5:45pm
English Conversation Group via Zoom

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...

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Get inspired for the week ahead, have some fun, and connect with friends, new and old. All are welcome!

Monday, November 02, 2020 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Monday, November 2, 2020