Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) is committed to addressing complex societal challenges by advancing education and research at the intersection of statistics, data science, information and decision systems, and social sciences.

MIT News Office | December 14, 2018

“Climate change will not wait for us”

Updates and reflections from the UN Climate Change Conference, where MIT researchers share knowledge and tools to help nations meet Paris Agreement targets, and students and alumni of our Technology and Policy Program wrestle with the difficulty and importance of climate action.

November 26, 2018

Meet the first class of SES Hammer Fellows

Three Social and Engineering Systems (SES) students carry on the legacy of Michael Hammer - an engineer and businessman who studied and taught at MIT - with innovative research applying data analytics to complex societal challenges.

Jan 31
Conferences and Workshops

Laboratory for Information & Decision Systems (LIDS) Student Conference

January 31, 2019 - February 1, 2019
Mar 04
Conferences and Workshops

Women in Data Science (WiDS) – Cambridge, MA

March 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Apr 05
Conferences and Workshops


MIT Media Lab Multi-Purpose room: E14-674
April 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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