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Technology & Culture Forum - The Social Responsibility of the Scientist

Technology & Culture Forum - The So...

Technology & Culture Forum at MIT

Added 6 years ago | 02:04:00 | 17735 views

Join us for a fascinating panel discussion on the social responsibility of the scientist as we celebrate TAC's 45th anniversary.Dr. George Daley, Director of Stem Cell Transplantation Program, Children's Hospital Boston; Investigator, Ho...

Keynote 1

Keynote 1

Engaging Data Forum

Added 6 years ago | 00:41:31 | 25820 views

Peter Hirshberg, Co-founder and Chairman, The Conversation Group; Chairman, Board of Advisors, Technorati. Introduction: Assaf Biderman, Associate Director, MIT SENSEable City Lab. 10/12/2009.

FoE4: Revenge of the Origami Unicorn--Five Key Principles of Transmedia Entertainment

FoE4: Revenge of the Origami Unicor...

Futures of Entertainment

Added 6 years ago | 00:53:43 | 15756 views

Henry Jenkins – Provost’s Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts, USC

FoE4: The ROI of ROFL: Why Understanding Popular Culture Should Matter to the C-Suite

FoE4: The ROI of ROFL: Why Understa...

Futures of Entertainment

Added 6 years ago | 01:04:00 | 9421 views

Too many corporations outsource their understanding of culture to trend hunters, cool watchers, marketing experts, consulting firms, and, sometimes, teenage interns. The cost is in the billions, for data and insights that often don’t hel...

FoE4: Transmedia for Social Change

FoE4: Transmedia for Social Change

Futures of Entertainment

Added 6 years ago | 01:43:00 | 10633 views

This panel will broaden the discussion of transmedia properties to areas beyond the commercial or promotional. What are the potentials for transmedia to be used to affect social change? What parallels can we draw between the activities f...

FoE4: Producing Transmedia Experiences--Stories in a Cross-Platform World

FoE4: Producing Transmedia Experien...

Futures of Entertainment

Added 6 years ago | 01:46:00 | 12828 views

As the production of transmedia experiences becomes more commonplace, this panel seeks to pick apart some of the tensions emerging around transmedia as creative practice. As a narrative form, what is transmedia anyway? How can we keep it...

Friday after Thanksgiving Chain Reaction 2009

Friday after Thanksgiving Chain Rea...

MIT Museum

Added 6 years ago | 00:16:03 | 31067 views

In 2009, over 1,100 people came, participated and watched as artist and renowned chain reaction creator Arthur Ganson led the 12th Annual Friday After Thanksgiving Chain Reaction. Teams from all over bring a link, which is then connected...

Plenary Session: Modeling Social Behavior with Aggregated Location Requests

Plenary Session: Modeling Social Be...

Engaging Data Forum

Added 6 years ago | 00:24:37 | 30757 views

Ted Morgan, CEO, Skyhook Wireless; Kipp Jones, Chief Architect, Skyhook Wireless. 10/12/2009

Plenary Session: Ad Morphing: matching online ads to individual cognitive style

Plenary Session: Ad Morphing: match...

Engaging Data Forum

Added 6 years ago | 00:23:24 | 19647 views

Glen Urban, Professor of Marketing, MIT Sloan School of Management; Chairman, MIT Center for Digital Business. 10/12/2009

Plenary Session: Participatory Sensing: from ecosystems to human systems

Plenary Session: Participatory Sens...

Engaging Data Forum

Added 6 years ago | 00:28:50 | 28871 views

Deborah Estrin, Professor of Computer Science, UCLA; Director, Center for Embedded Networked Sensing. 10/12/2009

Plenary Session: Rich Identity and the Next Net

Plenary Session: Rich Identity and ...

Engaging Data Forum

Added 6 years ago | 00:28:34 | 23106 views

Alex ("Sandy") Pentland, Toshiba Professor of Media, Arts, and Sciences, MIT; Director, Human Dynamics Lab. 10/12/2009

Session I: Using Reality Mining to Improve Public Health and Medicine

Session I: Using Reality Mining to ...

Engaging Data Forum

Added 6 years ago | 00:08:34 | 4952 views

Alex Pentland (MIT), David Lazer (Harvard, Northeastern), Devon Brewer (Interdisciplinary Scientific Research), Tracy Heibeck (Cogito, Inc). 10/12/2009