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October 2020

Digitization of Retail and the Urban Experience

October 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

David Simchi-Levi, Sandy Pentland (IDSS)

Online

The retail industry has been in rapid change caused by advances and adoption of digital technology. Going around the theme of digitalization of retail supply chains and next-generation digital systems for commerce, Professor David Simchi-Levi will focus on the evolution of digitization, analytics, and automation for end-to-end supply chain transformation in the retail sector, which has witnessed some of the fastest digital growth. Professor Alex 'Sandy' Pentland will discuss the next generation of software architecture for logistics, payments, and more.

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Mobility Forum: The Inefficiency of Dynamic Pricing in Ridehailing Systems

October 23, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Daniel Freund

online

To build a dynamic community among the mobility and transportation researchers, the MIT Mobility Initiative (MMI) is organizing the “Mobility Forum: Frontier of Mobility Research,” a weekly seminar series showcasing the MIT scholarship. Register for Zoom info

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MIT Policy Hackathon 2020

October 23, 2020 - October 25, 2020

online

Interested in the future of healthcare in light of COVID-19? Internet policy? Environmental justice? Work remotely with an interdisciplinary team to develop creative policy solutions to problems posed by governmental and industry partners. https://www.mitpolicyhackathon.org/

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Rebuilding After Covid-19

October 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

Sandy Pentland (IDSS)

Online

The pandemic has destroyed much of the world economy, and laid bare many failures in our health, finance, law, and government systems. Digital technologies can help us rebuild by enabling more resilient, effective, secure, and inclusive systems. In this talk, Prof. Pentland will discuss what world leaders, multilateral organizations (World Bank, OECD, UN, etc) and industry are discussing, and how IEEE and ACM members can contribute to these digital initiatives and help them to achieve the best possible outcomes.

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Mobility Forum: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Transportation: Technical Options and Societal Choices

October 16, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Bill Green

online

To build a dynamic community among the mobility and transportation researchers, the MIT Mobility Initiative (MMI) is organizing the “Mobility Forum: Frontier of Mobility Research,” a weekly seminar series showcasing the MIT scholarship. Register for Zoom info.

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Mobility Forum: The Edge of Optimization: Large Scale Transportation Systems

October 9, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dimitris Bertsimas

online

To build a dynamic community among the mobility and transportation researchers, the MIT Mobility Initiative (MMI) is organizing the “Mobility Forum: Frontier of Mobility Research,” a weekly seminar series showcasing the MIT scholarship. Register for Zoom info.

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MITx MicroMasters Program in Statistics and Data Science Pathway Schools Webinar

October 2, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

online

Learn how you can leverage your online learning for academic credit at MIT, and our pathway schools. MITx is teaming up with several institutions to ensure you get the most out of your MITx MicroMasters® program credential in Statistics and Data Science (SDS). Find out which pathway works best for you in this webinar presented by: Ada Sonia Peter, Director, International Office and Linkages, Covenant University (Nigeria) Humphrey Adebayo, Professor, Dean of Post Graduate School, Covenant University (Nigeria) Oni Aderonke, Senior Lecture, Department of…

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Mobility Forum: Microlocation in Transit: The New York City Subway System

October 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

David Mindell

online

To build a dynamic community among the mobility and transportation researchers, the MIT Mobility Initiative (MMI) is organizing the “Mobility Forum: Frontier of Mobility Research,” a weekly seminar series showcasing the MIT scholarship. Register for Zoom info.

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MITx MicroMasters Program in Statistics and Data Science Pathway Schools Webinar

October 1, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 8:45 am

online

Learn how you can leverage your online learning for academic credit at MIT, and our pathway schools. MITx is teaming up with several institutions to ensure you get the most out of your MITx MicroMasters® program credential in Statistics and Data Science (SDS). Find out which pathway works best for you in this webinar presented by: Valerie Maxville, Senior Lecturer (Discipline of Computing) & Course Co-ordinator (Master of Predictive Analytics), Curtin University (Australia) Lefan Qiu, International Pathways Manager, RMIT University (Australia) Anna Munro, Regional…

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September 2020

MITx MicroMasters Program in Statistics and Data Science Pathway Schools Webinar

September 30, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am

online

Learn how you can leverage your online learning for academic credit at MIT, and our pathway schools. MITx is teaming up with several institutions to ensure you get the most out of your MITx MicroMasters® program credential in Statistics and Data Science (SDS). Find out which pathway works best for you in this webinar presented by: Jeanine Parolini, MBA Program Director, Bethel University (USA) Alena Seleznyova, EMAS Admission Expert, Eurasian Management and Administration School (Russia) Sarah Anang, Senior Administrative Assistant, Laweh Open University College (Ghana) In…

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