Events

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

2023 MIT Sustainability Conference

Sustainability is a broad and popular topic. Renewable energy; energy transition; recycling and the circular economy; climate and environment; water and food...

Cambridge Science Festival: Drop-In Activities

Drop into the museum for drop-in activities throughout the week of Cambridge Science Festival. We’ll be making our own optical illusions and automata,...

MIT Ignite Generative AI Entrepreneurship Competition flyer with QR code

MIT Ignite: Generative AI Entrepreneurship Competition seeks to foster innovative projects within the realm of generative AI. All MIT undergraduate and...

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South Asia and the Institute: Transformative Connections

Researched by current MIT faculty, students, alumni, and staff, this historical exhibit tells the remarkable story of South Asia at MIT and MIT in South Asia...

South Asia and the Institute: Transformative Connections

Researched by current MIT faculty, students, alumni, and staff, this historical exhibit tells the remarkable story of South Asia at MIT and MIT in South Asia...

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Need some motivation to get and stay active this Fall? Join the MIT Community for a 6-week walking challenge that starts on Monday, October 2. The goal of...

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Ten minutes for your mind @2:50 every day at 2:50 pm in multiple time zones Almost everything works better again if you unplug it for a bit, including your...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 2:45am to 3:00am
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Free virtual conference organized by IEEE and MIT (in cooperation with SIAM) presenting the latest work on AI, machine learning, big data, graph analytics,...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
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Schedule Consultations with the Writing and Communication Center!

MIT’s Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one consultations and coaching with communication specialists who are published authors with...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Build Up Healthy Writing Habits This Fall with Writing Together Online

Writing Together Online offers the structured writing time to help you stay focused and productive during the busy fall months. We offer writing sessions...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 9:30am to 11:00am
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Digital Blocks arranged in a haphazard stack

Clara Fernandez-Vara (SM ’04) and Nick Montfort (SM ’98, professor of digital media) are curating and producing an exhibit (18 artworks) that has resulted...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Cambridge Science Festival: Lunch & Learn

Drop in for a mid-day feast for the mind during Cambridge Science Festival. Hungry to learn? We have an array of lunchtime programs during the festival....

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Arian Jadbabaie Measuring Fundamental Symmetry Violation in Polyatomic Molecules Abstract: Open questions in fundamental physics, such as the origins of...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00am
Online Seminar On Undergraduate Mathematics Education

Speaker: Sheila Tabanli (Rutgers University) Title: Reducing the Research to Practice Gap (R2PG) with Faculty Team Collaborations Details: There is a...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 12:00pm
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Abstract: Thea Energy (formerly Princeton Stellarators, Inc.) is a new stellarator fusion company that is focused on the use of an entirely new way of...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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MIT Free English Class

MIT Free English Class is for international students, sholars, spouses. Twenty five years ago we created a community to welcome the nations to MIT and assist...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Refuge Dinner, Worship & Bible Study

Join us for our "Refuge Dinner & Worship" our weekly Wednesday night group at 5:30pm. It is a time for fellowship, worship, prayer, and to study from God's...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Walkthrough of the Collier Memorial with John Ochsendorf

Commissioned to honor Officer Sean Collier, who was shot and killed in the line of duty on April 18th, 2013, the Sean A. Collier Memorial at MIT marks the...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 1:30pm to 2:15pm
Decoding the Brain

Meet neuroscientists from MIT’s McGovern Institute who will talk about their latest discoveries in brain science. Experience optical illusions, interact...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 2:00pm to 4:45pm
MSE Seminar Series

Speaker: Jayakanth Ravichandran, Associate Professor, University of Southern California Title: Polarization Textures: Beyond Ferroelectrics For abstract and...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Organizational Economics Seminar

"Market Exposure, Civic Values, and Rules" | Devesh Rustagi (Warwick)

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Physical Math Seminar

Speaker: Matthieu Labousse (ESPCI) Title: Robotic tomography Abstract: Over the last few decades, electrical engineers, physicists and chemists have...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Speaker: Matthew Satriano Title: Beyond twisted maps: crepant resolutions of log terminal singularities and a motivic McKay correspondence Abstract:...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Currency Pegs, Trade Deficits and Unemployment: A Reevaluation of the China Shock

Bumsoo Kim (MIT Job Market Candidate) joint w/ Marc de la Barrera & Masao Fukui

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MIT PDE/Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker: Felipe Hernández (MIT) Title: The semiclassical limit of noisy quantum systems Abstract: Although the laws of physics are quantum...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Strengthen Your Writing, Session 1. Setting Out for the Territory: Starting Your Research-Based Writing Project

Got a research-based writing project on the horizon but don’t know how to start? This hands-on, interactive workshop can help. You’ll learn and practice a...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Infinite Careers: Danny Kalmar - Partner at McKinsey & Company

Danny primarily serves clients in the banking and financial-services sectors. He advises them on all stages of digital transformation, including customer...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speakers: Omer Offen (Brandeis University) Title: A new application of the residue method The relative Langlands program studies the relations between...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
⚛️🧠✋❤️ Secular Weekly Hangouts - Fall 2023

Weekly hangouts are SSOMIT's regular meetups for nontheist and nontheism-curious members of the MIT community, to get to know and keep in touch with one...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Daron Acemoglu

This will be an in-person event on MIT campus. Registration is not required. A thousand years of history and contemporary evidence make one thing clear:...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Peter Diamandis speaking: ©️ 2023 Peter H. Diamandis LLC

Exponential technologies are accelerating faster than anyone has imagined, enabling individual entrepreneurs to pursue their moonshots and enable a world of...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Water Is Life: Water Rights, Environmental Change, and Human Health

How are our current environmental crises connected with human health and well-being, and what deeper societal norms and values are driving the injustices we...

Sonification: Hearing Black Holes, Spiders, and Mycelium

Arachnodrone, an artistic installation, scientific exploration, and a musical instrument opening on September 22 at the MIT Museum is based on a tent-web...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Lebanese Cultural Night at MIT

Join us for a fun Lebanese Cultural Night at MIT. We will be dancing, singing and enjoying Lebanese snacks. This event is open to all students and...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm
MIT/Draper Lab Bridge Tournament

A fun, ACBL sanctioned tournament. All Levels from beginner to expert are welcomed! Undergraduate and graduate students play for...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Driving Real Change in Venture Capital Diversity

The venture capital and entrepreneurship ecosystem has been critiqued for a lack of diversity for years; despite pledges and narrative shifts, change in...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 6:45pm to 8:00pm
Chasing Proof, Finding Faith - a physicist's journey from skepticism to faith

Dr. Tom Rudelius will be speaking at MIT. Tom is a theoretical physicist who recently received his PhD from Harvard, has been doing his postdoc at UC...

Tuesday, September 26, 2023