MIT Deshpande Center announces fall 2011 research grants
October 12, 2011Eight research teams receive $668,000 to develop new technological innovations
Classes and academic research help launch companies
October 2, 2011A variety of course offerings are devoted to spurring new ventures.
Outside the classroom, students create future businesses
September 27, 2011Members of MIT’s ‘entrepreneurial ecosystem’ say it abounds in resources to help the would-be business founder.
Moving inventions to the marketplace
June 16, 2011MIT/Harvard symposium seeks commercial opportunities for emerging technologies.
From Globe and Gates to Google and Guardian: Nods to MIT's 150th
May 13, 2011Special Boston Globe magazine on MIT at 150 published Sunday; search-engine giant and U.K. newspaper post pieces about the Institute's impact
Waste-conversion startup Sanergy bowls over competition
May 12, 2011Wild-card entry takes top prize in $100K Business Plan Competition
MIT team wins Berkeley-Stanford Green Entrepreneurship Competition
May 3, 2011Two MIT Leaders for Global Operations students and their MIT colleagues take home prize after pitching U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu.
Technology Review to manage MIT's Enterprise Forum
April 11, 2011A letter to the community regarding the transition, effective July 1.
Department of Energy launches startup-friendly program
March 29, 2011At MIT, Energy Secretary Chu announces ‘Next Top Energy Innovator’ program, and White House officials tout commitment to helping startups.
Chinese property tycoon encourages entrepreneurship
March 14, 2011During talk at MIT Sloan, Zhang Xin details how she helped bring 'color to Beijing'
James Simons on mathematics, common sense and good luck: my life and careers
February 23, 2011Presented by School of Science Dean's Colloquium.
Coming soon: The MIT Global Challenge
January 5, 2011For 10 years, student innovators have helped underserved communities through the IDEAS Competition. Soon, the global MIT community can join the effort.
Shopper positioning system wins MIT Portugal Venture Competition
December 16, 2010
In the World: Turning waste into profit
November 19, 2010Students aim to improve Kenyan slum-dwellers’ access to basic sanitation — and generate renewable energy and jobs along the way.
Bringing innovation to the world
October 18, 2010MIT’s Deshpande Center helps technologies bridge the gap between the lab and the marketplace. The Obama administration likes what it sees.
In the World: Health care in the palm of a hand
September 26, 2010MIT-led student team develops mobile-device software to help improve health-care accessibility in remote regions.
In the World: Breath of life
July 14, 2010Low-cost portable ventilator could be a lifesaver for people in remote locations and for hospitals in the developing world.
Bill Porter in conversation with Howard Anderson
June 9, 2010Presented by MIT Sloan School of Management Dean's Innovative Leader Series
All in the family: MIT Sloan becoming home for the Hatamis
May 7, 2010Third sibling to receive his MBA this spring; follows his older brother and younger sister.
Winners of the ninth annual MIT IDEAS Competition announced
May 4, 2010More than $25,000 awarded to seven student teams that apply invention to improve lives