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MITEI ExxonMobil Interview

MITEI ExxonMobil Interview

MIT Energy Initiative

Added 23 days ago | 00:05:39 | 78 views

The MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) welcomed ExxonMobil as a founding member during a signing ceremony on Friday, October 31. The collaboration will be aimed at improving and expanding renewable energy sources and finding more efficient wa...

How a Systems-Based Approach Can Help You Lead and Manage More Effectively—No Matter What Your Industry

How a Systems-Based Approach Can He...

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 00:55:37 | 245 views

High-tech and other innovative businesses function in an environment characterized by complexity, rapid change, and inherent uncertainty. Leaders and managers of such businesses therefore face particularly difficult challenges, including...

The Importance of Failure and the Incomplete Leader

The Importance of Failure and the I...

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 00:58:05 | 218 views

Failure provides a crucible—an experience so profound that it forces leaders at all levels to look at themselves; examine their character, values, and behavior in a new context; and come to grips not with who they think they are, but wit...

Keynote: Adopting Systems Thinking as a Standard Organizational Approach

Keynote: Adopting Systems Thinking ...

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 00:45:06 | 196 views

The numerous and diverse challenges facing society today have become more complex as people—and our institutions—become increasingly interconnected. Opportunities are plentiful, but only for those who can navigate the complexity, underst...

Design Leadership at MIT

Design Leadership at MIT

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 00:18:12 | 217 views

Matthew S. Kressy, director of the Integrated Design & Management (IDM) master's degree track offered by MIT’s Systems Design and Management program, is an expert in product design and development. His extensive experience includes globa...

Hacking Leadership

Hacking Leadership

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 00:51:34 | 167 views

In today’s innovation economy, organizations face increasingly complex and difficult challenges. One of the most critical is how to develop a pipeline of impactful and profitable products and services while energizing employees and keepi...

Keynote: The Importance of a Systems-Based Approach to Leadership in Disruptive Companies

Keynote: The Importance of a System...

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 01:07:20 | 181 views

What do solar cars, fuel cell systems at the edge of space, and surgical robots have in common? They are fascinating systems problems, the products of disruptive companies, and part of the varied career of keynote speaker Dr. Catherine M...

A New Era in Project Management: Viewing Projects as Systems

A New Era in Project Management: Vi...

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 01:31:05 | 167 views

Traditional, structured, and detailed project management methods that worked in the past now present severe limitations for the increasingly complex challenges of today. At MIT, a new paradigm is emerging for understanding and addressing...

What Is Systems Thinking and Why Is It Important?

What Is Systems Thinking and Why Is...

2014 SDM Conference

Added 23 days ago | 01:33:56 | 172 views

Systems thinking is the core principle of the MIT System Design and Management (SDM) program. It is also the foundation of systems engineering, which is one of the core subjects in the SDM program. Both are essential to addressing today’...

Success from the Perspective of a Jordanian Woman Scientist

Success from the Perspective of a J...

Designing Sociotechnical Systems for a Complex World

Added 23 days ago | 01:03:21 | 660 views

Prof. Rana Dajani presents "Success from the Perspective of a Jordanian Woman Scientist" on Thursday, October 30, from 4:15-5:30 PM in 1-190.

CULTURUNNERS@MIT Monday Night Lecture

CULTURUNNERS@MIT Monday Night Lecture

2014 Fall Lecture Series

Added 26 days ago | 01:35:38 | 385 views

Artists and scientists come together to share technologies and applications for cultural collaboration between the United States and the Middle East. During the CULTURUNNERS@MIT evening lecture, panels made up of selected artists, scient...