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Negotiating the Gulf Disaster

Negotiating the Gulf Disaster

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:14:00 | 16449 views

10/26/2010 MuseumLarry Susskind, '70 MCP, PhD, ,73, Ford Professor of Urban and Environmental PlanningDescription: The Gulf Oil spill hurt many individuals and businesses, and there is broad agreement that they deserve compensation. But ...

Open Payment, A New Approach to Public Transportation Fare Collection

Open Payment, A New Approach to Pub...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:57:58 | 10047 views

10/19/2010 4:00 PM 4"237George Kocur, Senior Lecturer CEEDescription: Soon, a ticket to ride won't require paper coupons, tokens, human vendors, or even Boston's CharlieCard. Urban transit is abandoning a century old payment system for s...

Engineering Smarter Drivers

Engineering Smarter Drivers

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:00:00 | 8035 views

10/05/2010 4:00 PM 4"237Alex (Sandy) Pentland, PhD '82, Toshiba Professor of Media Arts and Sciences, and Director of Human Dynamics Research, MIT Media LabDescription: While automakers market increasingly intelligent cars, they may be m...

Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War

Washington Rules: America's Path to...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:16:00 | 15238 views

09/14/2010 4:30 PM 66"110Andrew J. Bacevich, Professor, International Relations and History, Boston UniversityDescription: Washington stubbornly sticks to national security policies that don't work, are devoid of moral considerations, an...

Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War

Washington Rules: America's Path to...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:16:00 | 15238 views

09/14/2010 4:30 PM 66"110Andrew J. Bacevich, Professor, International Relations and History, Boston UniversityDescription: Washington stubbornly sticks to national security policies that don't work, are devoid of moral considerations, an...

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Understanding the Brain in Health and Disease

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Un...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:30:00 | 6905 views

10/14/2010 4:00 PM 46Robert Desimone, Director, McGovern Institute; The Doris and Don Berkey Professor of NeuroscienceDescription: Psychiatric illness and neurological disorders such as autism, depression, and Alzheimer's disease cause c...

TV or Not TV: That's Not the Question

TV or Not TV: That's Not the Question

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:02:00 | 7918 views

05/19/2010 11:30 AM Bartos theaterAlice Cahn, Vice President for Social Responsibility, Cartoon Network; Terry Fitzpatrick, EVP Content Distribution, Sesame Workshop; Nick Gnat, Next"Generation Broadcast Journalist, MOUSE; Justin John...

The Medium Doesn't Matter

The Medium Doesn't Matter

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:52:38 | 8291 views

05/19/2010 8:45 AM Bartos theaterLaura Seargeant Richardson, Principal Designer, frog design, Inc.Description: In an era of packaged toys and online games, have our children lost the knack of creative play? While American kids may never...

Innovation Spotlight: Bringing Children's Media off the Screen

Innovation Spotlight: Bringing Chil...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:27:04 | 7385 views

05/18/2010 11:00 AM Bartos theaterCynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts and SciencesDescription: Working with motors, sensors, sophisticated algorithms and fuzzy puppets, Cynthia Breazeal may finally realize...

Toying with Transmedia: The Future of Entertainment is Child's Play

Toying with Transmedia: The Future ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:51:18 | 13373 views

05/18/2010 8:45 AM Bartos theaterHenry Jenkins, Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California; Description: In what could be the ultimate twist on Toy Story, Henry Jenkins ...

Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns

Disrupting Class: How Disruptive In...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:38:32 | 8147 views

05/26/2010 8:30 AM KresgeMichael B. Horn, Co"founder and Executive Director, Education, Innosight InstituteDescription: Can a theory that explains why successful organizations fail and newcomers prevail help turn around America's public ...

Education Nation: Six Leading Edges of Innovation in Our Schools

Education Nation: Six Leading Edges...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:38:46 | 5596 views

05/25/2010 10:15 AM Dr. Milton Chen, Senior Fellow at the George Lucas Educational FoundationDescription: The daily news is full of stories about failing schools, as well as those undergoing miraculous rescues. But there are also school...