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MIT Technology Review Presents: EmTech MIT 2018

September 11 - September 14

Join MIT Technology Review for the latest in its esteemed EmTech Events Series: EmTech MIT 2018. MIT Technology Review’s flagship event, this conference examines this year’s most significant emerging technologies. Launched in 1999, EmTech MIT has a longstanding legacy of exploring the biggest technologies and trends of the day.

The key themes of this year’s EmTech MIT conference include:

  • The democratization of artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Innovation in the AI era
  • Sustainable energy
  • Unexpected applications for genetic data
  • Promise and perils of blockchain

The growing line-up of speakers includes:

  • Ganesh Bell, President, Uptake
  • Sam Eathington, Chief Science Officer, The Climate Corporation
  • J. Alex Halderman, Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, University of Michigan
  • Zachary Lipton, Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Clara Vu, Co-founder & VP of Engineering, Veo Robotics

Additionally, MIT Technology Review’s 2018 Innovators Under 35 are all invited to appear in person at the event, representing the best and brightest technologists the world has to offer. The 35 innovators on this year’s list include inventors, entrepreneurs, visionaries, humanitarians, and pioneers in fields ranging from software and biotech to artificial intelligence and transportation. Confirmed TR35 speakers include:

  • Jonas Cleveland, Co-founder & President, COSY Robotics
  • Prineha Narang, Professor, Harvard University
  • Alexandre Rebert, Founder, ForAllSecure
  • Ashutosh Saxena, Founder & CEO, Caspar
  • Alice Zhang, CEO & Co-Founder, Verge Genomics

For more information visit: www.emtechmit.com

What: EmTech MIT 2018

When: September 11-14, 2018

Where: MIT Media Lab – Building E14 | 75 Amherst St. Cambridge, MA 02139

Attendee Registration: Conference Rates

Media Registration: Submission form

Details

Start:
September 11
End:
September 14
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Website:
http://www.emtechmit.com

Venue

MIT Media Lab 75 Amherst Street, Building E14 Cambridge, United States
75 Amherst St, Building E14
Cambridge, MA United States
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Phone:
617-253-8240
Website:
https://www.media.mit.edu/contact/directions

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