Event Details
Cambridge MA

Engineering Now: Insights from the Labs at MIT: NAE Regional Meeting at MIT

The MIT School of Engineering is pleased to host a regional meeting of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at the Samberg Conference Center followed by a public symposium. Register to attend.


11:00am – 12:30pm: NAE Members Business Meeting & Lunch

  • 1:00 – 5:30pm: Public Symposium 

Opening remarks by:

  • Rafael Reif, MIT President
  • Ian A. Waitz, MIT School of Engineering Dean
  • C. D. Mote, Jr., NAE President

Featuring talks by:

  • Russ Tedrake, Robot Locomotion Group 
  • John Lienhard, Director, Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab
  • Dina Katabi, Networks@MIT Group
  • Dirk Englund, Quantum Photonics Laboratory
  • Jeffrey Grossman, Materials Science and Engineering
  • Kristala Prather, Chemical Engineering
  • Saurabh Amin, Resilient Infrastructure Networks Lab
  • Polina Anikeeva, Materials Science and Engineering
  • Christopher Voigt, Biological Engineering and the Broad Institute
  • Paulo Lozano, Space Propulsion Lab
  • Jean Sack, MIT-Lincoln Laboratory Beaver Works
  • Dennis Whyte, Nuclear Science and Engineering

Reception & close:

  • 4:20 – 4:30pm: Closing Remarks
  • 4:30 – 5:30pm: Community Reception
  • 6:00 – 9:00pm: Private Dinner


Suggested parking is available at Cambridge Central Parking 7 Cambridge Center.