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Lunch with a Laureate: Robert Merton

Lunch with a Laureate: Robert Merton

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 6017 views

04/26/2010 12:00 PM MuseumRobert C. Merton, Ph.D. '70, MIT Sloan School of Management Distinguished Professor of FinanceDescription: As an MIT Museum audience peppers him with queries ranging from the barter system to development, trade ...

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

Concentrate on Distracted Driving: ...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 4787 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:18:00 | 4728 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:36:00 | 9376 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:28:00 | 3671 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 8004 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3733 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3733 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:08:00 | 7045 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 6754 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 almost 3 years ago | 00:57:15 | 9747 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 almost 3 years ago | 01:04:00 | 6719 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...