Loading Events

← Back to Events

Bartos Theater

+ Google Map
E15 Atrium Level, 20 Ames Street

October 2016

SPECIAL EVENT: CONTAINMENT

October 5, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bartos Theater, E15 Atrium Level, 20 Ames Street + Google Map

CONTAINMENT a film by Peter Galison, Harvard University, and Robb Moss, Harvard University.

Find out more »

March 2017

SPECIAL EVENT: Arthur Miller Lecture on Science and Ethics

March 20, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bartos Theater, E15 Atrium Level, 20 Ames Street + Google Map

Guest Speaker: Professor Keith Wailoo, Princeton University Keith Wailoo is Townsend Martin Professor of History and Public Affairs at Princeton University where he teaches in the Department of History and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. He is the former Vice Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School.  He is an award-winning author on drugs and drug policy; race, science, and health; history of medicine; and health policy and medical affairs in the U.S.

Find out more »

March 2018

2017-18 Morison Prize and Lecture with Sheri Fink, PhD, MD, MIT STS Guest Speaker

March 12, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Bartos Theater, E15 Atrium Level, 20 Ames Street + Google Map

From Sheri Fink's website: Sheri Fink is the author of the New York Times bestselling book, Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (Crown, 2013) about choices made in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. She is a correspondent at the New York Times, where her and her colleagues' stories on the West Africa Ebola crisis were recognized with the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting, the George Polk Award for health reporting, and the Overseas Press Club Hal Boyle…

Find out more »

November 2018

2018-2019 Arthur Miller Lecture on Science and Ethics: Elections and Technology

November 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bartos Theater, E15 Atrium Level, 20 Ames Street + Google Map

Contemporary democratic elections are increasingly technology intensive. With anxieties about the technological integrity of both American and foreign elections at an all-time high, how can researchers, policymakers, and publics better understand how technological systems are implicated in election planning, infrastructure, security, and maintenance? The MIT programs in Anthropology, History, and Science, Technology, and Society invites the MIT and broader Boston-Cambridge communities to the second event of our Democracy, Citizenship, and Technology Colloquium Series titled Elections and Technology. This panel of multidisciplinary…

Find out more »

November 2019

2019 ARTHUR MILLER LECTURE ON SCIENCE AND ETHICS

November 18, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Bartos Theater, E15 Atrium Level, 20 Ames Street + Google Map

With a focus on the Miller Lecture’s mission to explore the humanistic, social, legal, and cultural dimensions of scientific and technological developments, the event committee is producing a panel discussion featuring leaders in identifying many of the social complexities and challenges that have arisen with computation and especially with artificial intelligence and machinery learning. PANELISTS: Mar Hicks, Illinois Institute of Technology Arvind Narayanan, Princeton University MODERATOR: Eden Medina, MIT

Find out more »
+ Export Events