Events

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  • Mon, February 10, 2020 - Wed, April 15, 2020

    Climate ******* Design | CDD Forum 2020

    Building 9
    Urban design tools and methods can contribute meaningfully to climate action, both in promoting decarbonization and in adapting cities to shifting landscape hazards. However, climate change is also challenging some underlying assumptions and practices of urban design and raising crucial questions, i
  • Mon, March 16, 2020 - Wed, October 21, 2020

    Strategies for Sustainable Business

    This innovative three-day program applies a unique MIT Sloan framework to the topic of environmental and socio-economic sustainability and uses an engaging mix of interactive lectures, simulation games and action learning. Participants leave with practical and impactful strategies for building conse
  • Wed, April 22, 2020 • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Postponed: MIT Climate Action Symposium: Summing Up: Why is the World Waiting?

    Building W16: Kresge Auditorium
    2019-2020 MIT Climate Action Symposia Series

    The last of MIT's six Climate Action Symposia, Summing Up: Why is the World Waiting?, will be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2020.

    The Climate Action Symposia series aims to advance our community’s understanding and expand our capacity to generate solutio
  • Fri, April 24, 2020 • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    VIRTUAL EVENT: Starr Forum: Amazon Burning. Covid-19. Ghosts of Climate Future?

    Carlos Nobre, Brazil’s leading expert on the Amazon and climate change, discusses the Amazon forest fires and the impact of both local and global politics in the fight to save our planet.

    About the speaker:
    Carlos Nobre chairs the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) Scientific Commit
  • Sat, April 25, 2020 • 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM

    MIT Climate Action Hack!

    Building W20: Stratton Student Center
    MIT's Plan for Action on Climate Change is turning five years old in 2020, and the senior leadership of the Institute expects to issue an updated plan this fall. Help make the new plan as strong as it can be! At this all-day hackathon, students will dive into the different sections of the plan and i
  • Sun, April 26, 2020 • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

    MIT IDEAS Innovation Showcase + Awards 2020

    Join the MIT IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge on Sunday, April 26th, for a celebration of the spirit of innovation, entrepreneurship, and public service!

    Come and meet the finalist teams, celebrate their work, and hear which teams will be awarded up to $16,000 to advance their efforts. This is whe
  • Tue, April 28, 2020 • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Virtual event: Crossroads 2020 - The Future of Supply Chain Management

    Building E51
    Discover how emerging innovations intersect with supply chain management. Crossroads is a one-day annual event offering a unique learning opportunity for participants. The event connects experts from MIT, the world’s foremost center for technological innovation with the MIT Center for Transportation