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Gus Tai at 2013 LGO Alumni Conference

Gus Tai at 2013 LGO Alumni Conference

LGO

Added 1 year ago | 00:03:50 | 879 views

Gus Tai (LGO '91), general partner at Trinity Ventures, gave the closing comments at the 2013 MIT Leaders for Global Operations alumni conference. This excerpt highlights Gus' comments on the impact that LGO and LFM (Leaders for Manu...

Like Father, Like Son: Kim Jong-un and the Danger of War on the Korean Peninsula, featuring Jim Walsh PhD '00

Like Father, Like Son: Kim Jong-un ...

Faculty Forum Online

Added over 1 year ago | 00:29:40 | 2741 views

Under Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un, North Korea has increased its willingness to use hostile rhetoric, particularly in messages directed towards the US, Japan, and South Korea. Opinions differ on what Kim’s regime gains from these tactics ...

Climate Change Policy that Makes Economic Sense

Climate Change Policy that Makes Ec...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 1 year ago | 00:28:44 | 3172 views

Climate change policy can be complex, expensive to implement, and have unintended negative consequences on the environment. Focusing on the economics of transportation policy, Professor Christopher Knittel is working help create climate ...

Conversation with the President: Strengthening MIT's Global Impact

Conversation with the President: St...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 1 year ago | 00:30:41 | 1485 views

President Reif discussed how MIT is realizing its potential as a university with global impact by fostering innovation, entrepreneurship, leadership, collaboration, and diversity. Comment on this webcast and topic on Slice of MIT.

MIT Alumni Travel Program: Mongolia

MIT Alumni Travel Program: Mongolia

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 1 year ago | 00:00:00 | 921 views

What can you expect from a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Mongolia, sometimes referred to as the Land of the Blue Sky? Take a look then check out the Travel Program trip, June 15–26, 2013, that's exclusive to the MIT alumni community.

MIT SCALE Graduate Programs Webinar Series: Alumni Perspective

MIT SCALE Graduate Programs Webinar...

CTL & SCM Webinars

Added over 1 year ago | 00:58:49 | 1391 views

Please join us for the next webinar in our MIT Global SCALE Supply Chain Masters Programs series on Wednesday, March 13, at 11:00 am EST. MIT Global SCALE Network Graduate Programs: The Alumni Perspective will feature alumni from our SCA...

Conversation with the President: Advancing MIT's research mission

Conversation with the President: Ad...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 1 year ago | 00:28:26 | 940 views

President Reif talked about championing basic research, recommitting to the research enterprise, and focusing MIT's strengths on significant challenges. Comment on this webcast and topic on Slice of MIT. Recorded 3-14-13

Conversation with the President: Transforming MIT's Educational Experience

Conversation with the President: Tr...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 1 year ago | 00:29:27 | 1257 views

In the first of three webcasts sponsored by the Alumni Association, President Reif discussed reinventing the residential research university for the future in light of rising costs and emerging online alternatives. Held Feb. 27, 2013. &n...

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Panel Discussion

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Pan...

MIT and the Digital Economy

Added over 1 year ago | 00:43:45 | 4508 views

Moderator: David Verrill, SM '88, Executive Director, The MIT Center for Digital Business David Verrill is the executive director of The MIT Center for Digital Business at MIT Sloan School of Management. Verrill’s professional care...

Forging a New Direction in Climate Research

Forging a New Direction in Climate ...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 1 year ago | 00:31:01 | 5751 views

Research aimed at predicting future climate activity has primarily focused on large and complex numerical models. While this approach has provided some quantitative estimates of climate change, those predictions can vary greatly from one...

Technology, Progress, and Employment Panel Discussion

Technology, Progress, and Employmen...

MIT and the Digital Economy

Added over 1 year ago | 00:50:46 | 2976 views

Moderator: Andrew McAfee, 1988, 1989, LGO 1990 Associate Director and Principal Research Scientist, MIT Center for Digital Business   Panelists: Jeremy Howard, President and Chief Scientist, Kaggle Jeremy Howard is the president and...

Race Against the Machine

Race Against the Machine

MIT and the Digital Economy

Added over 1 year ago | 00:38:19 | 1292 views

Erik Brynjolfsson, PhD ’91 Director, The MIT Center for Digital Business, Schussel Family Professor of Management Science, MIT Sloan School of Management   Erik Brynjolfsson is an award-winning researcher, educator, entreprene...