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Climate Change in a Changing World: Meeting the Needs of Humanity and the Planet

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:57 | 10068 views

04/22/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallSteven Hamburg, Chief Scientist, Environmental Defense FundDescription: The "dominant story of the next century" will be one of either gloom or redemption, says Steven Hamburg, depending on how humanity cho...

Climate Change in a Changing World: Meeting the Needs of Humanity and the Planet

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:57 | 10068 views

04/22/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallSteven Hamburg, Chief Scientist, Environmental Defense FundDescription: The "dominant story of the next century" will be one of either gloom or redemption, says Steven Hamburg, depending on how humanity cho...

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Environment, & Air Transportation

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Env...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:34:00 | 6594 views

06/11/2009 1:00 PM KresgeThe Honorable John P. Holdren, '65, SM '66, Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President; Dr. Ian A. Waitz, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor and Department Head, Department of...

Leadership Amidst Crisis

Leadership Amidst Crisis

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:49:35 | 10601 views

10/27/2009 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumS. D. Shibulal, Co"founder and Chief Operating Officer, Infosys Technologies, Ltd. Description: In thirty years, S. D. Shibulal has seen his share of economic crises, three to be exact. But in thinking...

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 12098 views

05/12/2009 4:00 PM 10"250Steven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: The situation facing our planet could hardly be more dire: There's increasingly dangerous competition among nations for ever scarce energy resources, and climate chang...

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 12098 views

05/12/2009 4:00 PM 10"250Steven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: The situation facing our planet could hardly be more dire: There's increasingly dangerous competition among nations for ever scarce energy resources, and climate chang...

The Most Important Number in the World

The Most Important Number in the World

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:24:00 | 9940 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...

Planet Water: Complexity and Organization in Earth Systems

Planet Water: Complexity and Organi...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 6128 views

03/30/2009 4:30 PM 32"123Rafael L. Bras, '72, MS '74, ScD '75, Edward A Abdun"Nur Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Description: If he doesn't have the whole world in his hands, Rafael Bras certainly grasps more pieces of ...

Great Leaps, Persistence, and Innovation: The Evolving Story of Hyundai

Great Leaps, Persistence, and Innov...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:08:00 | 6095 views

04/08/2009 3:00 PM Bartos theaterJohn Krafcik, SM '88, President and CEO, Hyundai Motor AmericaDescription: In 1986, Hyundai's first export to the U.S, the $4995 Excel, developed embarrassing quality problems, and the company found itse...

Distributed Leadership in the Obama Campaign

Distributed Leadership in the Obama...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:28:00 | 12273 views

03/19/2009 E51"395Marshall Ganz, Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of GovernmentDescription: The Obama campaign owes its victory not to a single charismatic candidate, but to the efforts of a disciplined and motivated org...

Leading an Environmentally Sustainable Enterprise

Leading an Environmentally Sustaina...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:49:49 | 5032 views

04/09/2009 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumMartin D. Madaus, Chairman, President & CEO, Millipore CorporationDescription: Climate change poses perhaps the premiere threat to coming generations, says Martin Madaus, but to avoid its worst impacts,...

Yes We Must: Achieve Diversity through Leadership

Yes We Must: Achieve Diversity thro...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 3478 views

02/05/2009 7:30 AM Walker Morss HallDr. Susan Hockfield, President, MIT; Johnnetta B. Cole, Chair, Johnnetta B. Cole Global Diversity and Inclusion InstituteDescription: Two "sisters" -- both university chiefs -- celebrate the victory o...