Special events and guest speakers
Upcoming conference puts supply chain management in broad context
March 12, 2014Host Yossi Sheffi thinks supply chains change, and are changed by, the world.
Conversations on sociotechnical systems
February 28, 2014Seminar will focus on technological platforms for on-demand biopharmaceutical manufacturing
MIT Can Talk event promotes good oral and communication skills
February 28, 2014The campus-wide, week-long Independent Activities Period (IAP) event brings wide range of students together for public speaking workshops.
In praise of the Institute’s unsung heroes
February 26, 2014Annual MIT Excellence Awards features presentation of first Collier Medal, to 56 members of MIT EMS.
White House to co-host workshop at MIT on ‘big data’ and privacy
February 24, 2014March 3 event convenes academics, representatives of industry, and top government officials to discuss big data and the role of technology in protecting privacy.
MIT professor ‘made much of our world possible’
February 18, 2014Computing luminaries celebrate the work of MIT adjunct professor and Turing Award winner Butler Lampson, one of the fathers of the modern PC.
Drew Houston and Bob Langer encourage Start6 students at completion of IAP workshop
February 12, 2014
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick visits MIT’s SMART Centre in Singapore
December 24, 2013Governor’s visit spurs a discussion regarding transportation, ‘Big Data,’ and information technology.
How should we use our intelligence?
December 13, 2013MIT event exposes fault lines among high-ranking former government officials on NSA’s data-gathering programs.
Water, water everywhere: But is there enough to drink?
December 13, 2013At MIT, experts address the challenges of supplying clean, safe water to a growing world population.
Finding ‘rising stars’ in EECS
November 18, 2013MIT-hosted conference encourages the top women studying electrical engineering and computer science nationwide to become professors.
CEE event gives snapshot of new research, educational initiatives
November 15, 2013Vision for department outlined at campus event for civil and environmental engineering alumni
CBMM co-hosts workshop on data representation
November 14, 2013
DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman will be MIT’s 2014 Commencement speaker
November 12, 2013A champion of market-driven science, trained as an engineer, will address the Class of 2014 on June 6.
MIT’s Lobby 10 to be renamed in honor of fallen veterans
November 8, 2013Already home to war memorials, central campus location to get official new name: ‘Memorial Lobby.’
Chemistry Education Office named for Robert J. Silbey
October 31, 2013Speakers at the office’s ribbon-cutting ceremony praised the late chemistry professor for his contributions to science education.