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Jul 25, 2017, 07:30 ET MIT Climate CoLab launches seven new contests with $10K grand prize

While nearly every country in the world – along with many companies, cities, regions, and other organizations – has outlined goals for addressing...


Jul 14, 2017, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan to Host First of Three Multi-School MBA and Engineering Events

On Thursday, August 3rd, the MIT Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) program will host the first of three events with three peer schools to...


Jun 01, 2017, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan School of Management welcomes inaugural Asia School of Business class to Cambridge campus; Students meet with former governor of Malaysia's central bank

As a part of a six-week program in the United States, the inaugural MBA class of the Asia School of Business (ASB), located in Malaysia and...


May 18, 2017, 14:30 ET Lightmatter, a startup using light to accelerate artificial intelligence, wins the 2017 MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition

Lightmatter, a startup using light to calculate faster and more efficiently than existing artificial intelligence hardware, took home the Robert P....


May 15, 2017, 07:30 ET Data Made to Matter: MIT Sloan's new podcast explores how harnessing the power of data and analytics can help solve pressing social and business challenges

What really happened in the 2008 global financial meltdown? What does the workplace of the future look like? From where will the next generation of...


May 02, 2017, 07:30 ET Can the market be both rational and irrational?

A groundbreaking new book by award-winning financial expert and MIT professor Andrew W. Lo addresses the basic question facing both economists and...


Apr 19, 2017, 14:56 ET Former Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo joins MIT Golub Center as distinguished fellow

The MIT Sloan School of Management announced that Daniel Tarullo, who recently resigned from the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System,...


Apr 18, 2017, 14:32 ET New book by MIT Sloan's Bill Aulet--author of bestselling Disciplined Entrepreneurship--breaks down the process of building a successful company

As any would-be entrepreneur knows, starting a business is a serious undertaking with plenty of risk and sacrifice to go around. So why not...


Apr 18, 2017, 14:24 ET New study by MIT Sloan School professors shows exercise is contagious

A new study published today in Nature Communications of the daily-recorded exercise patterns of over one million runners over five years shows that...


Apr 13, 2017, 13:00 ET Policymakers need much better data to make technology work for work, say Carnegie-Mellon's Tom Mitchell and MIT Sloan's Erik Brynjolfsson

The Second Machine Age, also called the Fourth Industrial Revolution, fuelled by advances in artificial intelligence and information technology,...


Apr 13, 2017, 11:00 ET Statistical approach to clinical trials may accelerate cancer drug development process

A new study published today in JAMA Oncology by researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Mayo Clinic proposes a change to the...


Apr 05, 2017, 16:00 ET 'We are transforming meteorology:' ClimaCell, a startup with MIT Sloan roots, launches new technology using wireless communication networks as weather sensors to help organizations make better business decisions

Every day, companies and organizations all over the world make multi-billion dollar business decisions based on the weather. But their decisions...


Apr 05, 2017, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan School of Management and Universidad de Chile to host a conference exploring how strategic analytics is changing the future of healthcare

How can wearable devices and emotion technology be used to treat epilepsy and autism? How can Big Data both lower the cost of caring for at-risk...


Mar 23, 2017, 15:02 ET MIT premia a las organizaciones que utilizan tecnología para favorecer a los trabajadores

- MIT premia con más de un millón de dólares a organizaciones que utilizan tecnología para crear una mayor oportunidad económica para los...


Mar 23, 2017, 06:51 ET Institut MIT přizná přes 1 milion USD organizacím, které využívají technologie k vytváření lepších ekonomických příležitostí pro pracující

Soutěž inkluzivních inovací (Inclusive Innovation Challenge), hledá globální organizace, které mění podobu práce v budoucnosti. Registrace je...


Mar 22, 2017, 18:26 ET El MIT concederá hasta USD 1 millón a las organizaciones que usen la tecnología para crear más oportunidades económicas para los trabajadores

"La productividad se encuentra en niveles sin precedentes, la innovación nunca ha sido más rápida y, al mismo tiempo, el ingreso medio y los...


Mar 22, 2017, 10:06 ET MIT spricht Organisationen mehr als 1 Million USD zu, die Technik nutzen, um Arbeitenden weltweit mehr wirtschaftliche Möglichkeiten zu verschaffen

„Inclusive Innovation Challenge" sucht weltweit Organisationen, welche die Zukunft der Arbeit neu erfinden Die Registrierung ist jetzt möglich...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:30 ET MIT przyzna ponad 1 milion dolarów na rzecz organizacji wykorzystujących rozwiązania technologiczne do zwiększenia możliwości gospodarczych pracowników

Konkurs Inclusive Innovation Challenge ma na celu identyfikację organizacji, które zmieniają przyszłość pracy. Zgłoszenia można składać na...


Mar 20, 2017, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan book named "Outstanding Academic Title" by Choice magazine

The MIT Sloan School of Management recently announced that the Handbook of Collective Intelligence, edited by MIT Sloan Prof. Thomas Malone and MIT...


Mar 16, 2017, 08:00 ET MIT Sloan School of Management's Healthcare Lab focuses on transforming the industry

The healthcare industry is going through a massive transformation as its emphasis shifts from transactional care for sick patients to continuous...


Mar 16, 2017, 07:30 ET Free MITx online course on "Shaping the Future of Work" to start on March 28, 2017

In our changing economy, there currently are not enough good jobs or affordable educational opportunities in the U.S. or globally for all who want...