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The Most Important Number in the World

The Most Important Number in the World

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:24:00 | 9345 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...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 5708 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 | 5610 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 | 11227 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 | 4606 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...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 3139 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...

The International Development Fair: The Human Factor at Work in the World

The International Development Fair:...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:35:14 | 2981 views

10/03/2008 10:30 AM Little KresgeAmy Smith, '84, SM '95, ENG '95, Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical EngineeringDescription: Imagine if thousands of Amy Smiths were unleashed on the world, providing simple, ingenious inventions to...

20"Ton Canaries: The Great Whales of the North Atlantic  (panel)

20"Ton Canaries: The Great Whales o...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:06:00 | 3797 views

10/15/2008 8:00 PM 32"123Doug Fraser, Cape Cod Times; Michael Moore, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Jeremy Firestone, University of Delaware; Robin Craig, Florida State University College of Law; Max Strahan, Whale Safe USA; ...

Building the Next Generation Company: Innovation, Talent, Excellence

Building the Next Generation Compan...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 15281 views

10/15/2008 5:00 PM Kirsch 32"123John Chambers, Chairman and CEO, CiscoDescription: While the ongoing world economic crisis has left many business leaders sweating (or worse), John Chambers is rolling up his sleeves in anticipation of an ...

Sustainable Building Design@MIT: Walking the Talk

Sustainable Building Design@MIT: Wa...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:50:59 | 3421 views

09/19/2008 4:15 PM KresgeJohn Sterman, PhD '82, Forrester Professor of Management and Engineering Systems, and; Director, System Dynamics Group, MIT ; Theresa Stone, SM '76, MIT Executive Vice President; Jason Jay, MIT Sloan Doctoral ...

Opportunities in Infrastructure and Built Environment

Opportunities in Infrastructure and...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 2571 views

09/19/2008 2:45 PM KresgeSarah Slaughter, 82, SM'87, PhD 91, Associate Director for Buildings & Infrastructure, MIT Energy Initiative; Judith Layzer, PhD '99, Linde Career Development Associate Professor of Environmental Policy; Milton...

Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities for Business and Society

Climate Change: Challenges and Oppo...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:33:00 | 2068 views

09/19/2008 9:00 AM KresgeDavid Schmittlein, John C Head III, Dean, MIT Sloan School of Managment; Richard M. Locke, PhD '89, Alvin J. Siteman Professor of Entrepreneurship and Political Science; John Sterman, PhD '82, Forrester Profess...