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Concentrate on Distracted Driving: A Challenge to MIT Students from US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood

Concentrate on Distracted Driving: ...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:05:00 | 4565 views

05/03/2010 12:00 PM E14"674Ray LaHood, US Secretary of TransportationDescription: From the MIT News Office: Research has shown that talking on a phone while driving, even with a hands"free cellphone, causes as much of an impairment to d...

Capitalism 3.0: An Institutional Revolution In the Making

Capitalism 3.0: An Institutional Re...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:18:00 | 4476 views

06/05/2010 Wong AuditoriumOtto Scharmer, Senior LecturerDescription: C. Otto Scharmer points to what he calls a "blindspot" in contemporary leadership research: the organization and management of attention. He argues that there are diffe...

Blended Learning Revisited

Blended Learning Revisited

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:36:00 | 8814 views

03/10/2010 2:15 PM 32"141John Seely Brown, Visiting Scholar, USC; Dava Newman, Sm '89, PhD '92, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems; John BelcherDescription: Even when children are high achievers and facil...

The Clean Energy Revolution

The Clean Energy Revolution

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:28:00 | 3308 views

05/03/2010 4:30 PM Copley Place MarriottBrian Dumaine, Sr., Editor at Large, Fortune Magazine; Nancy Floyd, Founder & Managing Director Nth Power; Scott Stern, Visiting Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management; Kevin Surace, CEO, Ser...

Autism: What Do We Know, What Do We Need

Autism: What Do We Know, What Do We...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:15:00 | 7681 views

12/02/2009 6:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Thomas R. Insel, Director, National Institute of Mental HealthDescription: "I'll give you the 30,000 foot view of autism." Remarking that autism today, in terms of interest and funding, is like cancer was ...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3490 views

03/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Joseph Sussman, J R East Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: In the nineteen fifties and sixties, students of transportation focused on building infrastructure and applied lessons from the...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3490 views

03/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Joseph Sussman, J R East Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: In the nineteen fifties and sixties, students of transportation focused on building infrastructure and applied lessons from the...

Automotive Lightweighting as a Strategic Opportunity for India's Automotive Industry

Automotive Lightweighting as a Stra...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:08:00 | 6648 views

03/02/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Charles Fine, Chrysler Leaders for Manufacturing Professor; MIT Sloan School of Management; Richard Roth, Research Associate, Engineering Systems DivisionDescription: Suppose you could leapfrog 100 years of expe...

Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand Challenge for the World and for MIT

Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand ...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:01:00 | 6298 views

02/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270John Sterman, PhD '82, Forrester Professor of Management and Engineering Systems, and; Director, System Dynamics Group, MIT Description: Transportation systems, as we know them today, will simply not sustain the ...

Network-Driven Transportation

Network-Driven Transportation

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Added over 2 years ago | 00:57:15 | 9208 views

11/03/2009 4:00 PM 32"124Li"Shiuan Peh, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceDescription: Today, cell phones are a menace to safe driving, as they distract operators who should otherwise focus on the road. To...

Improving Your Commute

Improving Your Commute

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:04:00 | 6375 views

10/06/2009 4:00 PM 32"124Hari Balakrishnan, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceDescription: Road traffic is a challenging societal problem, and with the increasing crowding of areas in and around cities, it is only beco...

The Role of Information Technology in Improving Transit Systems

The Role of Information Technology ...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:04:00 | 3990 views

09/29/2009 4:00 PM 32"124Nigel Wilson, Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: "Punch brothers! Punch with care! Punch in the presence of the passenjare!..." This ditty about tram car ticketing made famous by Mark T...