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Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Leadership and Entrepreneurship

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:52:00 | 28485 views

10/20/2009 4:00 PM e51"335David Fialkow, Managing Director, General Catalyst Partners; Ben Fischman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Retail Convergence, Inc.; Alex Laats, 89, President, BBN Technologies' Delta DivisionDescript...

Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu

Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 8516 views

10/05/2009 2:00 PM 34"401John M. Barry, AuthorDescription: John M. Barry brings unsettling news from the frontlines of H1N1 research: this novel influenza virus is very hard to pin down. In spite of international scientific scrutiny, H1...

Media in Transition 6: Institutional Perspectives on Storage (MIT Communications Forum)

Media in Transition 6: Institutiona...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:17:00 | 7574 views

04/25/2009 10:45 AM Wong AuditoriumWilliam Uricchio, Professor of Comparative Media Studies; ; Claude Mussou, INA France ; Pelle Snickars, Swedish National Archive; Richard Wright, BBC Information & Archives Description: European arc...

The Most Important Number in the World

The Most Important Number in the World

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:24:00 | 8152 views

04/13/2009 4:30 PM Wong AuditoriumBill McKibben, Writer/ OrganizerDescription: "Just a sleep"deprived activist and organizer." That's how environmentalist Bill McKibben describes his current incarnation, with writing career in abeyance w...

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand Challenges and Engineering Systems: Inspiring and Educating the Next Generation

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 4019 views

06/15/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumJoel Moses, PhD '67, MIT Institute Professor; Daniel Roos, '61, SM '63, PhD '66, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems ; Charles M. Vest, HM, MIT President Emeritus a...

Leadership Development

Leadership Development

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 2854 views

12/05/2008 12:00 PM Faculty ClubEric Amundsen, '94, SM '99, Associate, Wolf Greenfield; Karina Funk, CE '97, Equity Research, Winslow Management Company; Ajit Kambil, '85, SM '89, PhD '93, Global Research Director, Deloitte; Dava Newm...

The Role of Civic Media in the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election

The Role of Civic Media in the 2008...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:13:00 | 2956 views

10/22/2008 6:00 PM MuseumHenry Jenkins, Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California; Description: In World of Warcraft, online 'clans' form whose members, while dispersed...

Technologies and Emerging Democracies: Building a Better Gatekeeper

Technologies and Emerging Democraci...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 2452 views

10/08/2008 6:00 PM MuseumEthan Zuckerman, Fellow, the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University Law SchoolDescription: Don't forsake The New York Times for online media, instructs Ethan Zuckerman, because newspapers pro...

A Report Card on Media Coverage of the 2008 Presidential Election (MIT Communications Forum)

A Report Card on Media Coverage of ...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 3 years ago | 02:00:00 | 4404 views

09/25/2008 5:00 PM Bartos theaterTom Rosenstiel, Project for Excellence in Journalis; John Carroll, Professor, Mass Communication, Boston University; Ellen Goodman, Columnist, The Boston Globe; Ellen Hume, Research Director, MIT Cente...

Personal Robots

Personal Robots

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:47:28 | 2938 views

06/07/2008 11:45 AM KresgeCynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts and SciencesDescription: Cynthia Breazeal's eminently charming creatures appear to have stepped out of Santa's North Pole workshop. But Breazea...

Sociable Robots

Sociable Robots

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 1886 views

04/29/2008 6:00 PM MuseumSherry Turkle, Abby Rockefeller Mauz_ Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology,Program in Science, Technology, and Society; Cynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts an...

Putting Human Agency into the Equation: The Social Construction of Technology

Putting Human Agency into the Equat...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:18:00 | 1969 views

02/21/2008 2:00 PM 8"404William Uricchio, Professor of Comparative Media Studies; Description: While television and the Internet, among many innovations, have powerfully transformed our lives, says William Uricchio, the idea that such ...