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2016 MIT Research and Development Conference

From Deep Research to Discovery & Innovation: New Technologies That Will Transform
November 16-17, 2016

The pace of technological innovation continues accelerating, disrupting industries as diverse as healthcare, transportation, education, finance, mining, food, and retail, challenging companies to reinvent themselves to stay relevant and productive. What are leading sources of disruption to our status quo, and how can we be better prepared to turn challenge and disruption into opportunity and advantage? Join the 2016 MIT Research and Development Conference to explore some of the latest disruptions emerging from MIT labs and hear from the researchers, entrepreneurs, and executives leading disruption today.

• Energy
• Bioinspired Materials
• Future of Autonomy
• Advanced Manufacturing
• Frugal Innovation
• Internet of Things
• Brains, Minds and Machines



Registration Open Now: Click here for registration

Registration Fee
ILP Member: Complimentary with membership
Current MIT Faculty/Student/Staff: Complimentary - Send email for an access code.
General Public: $1,750
  * Startup Exchange Member: $500 - Send email for a discount code.
  * MIT Alum: $500 - Send email for a discount code.
  * Sloan Exec Ed Member, Professional Education Member: $500 - Send email for a discount code.



Accommodations
A block of rooms has been reserved at the following hotels near the MIT campus.

Boston Marriott Cambridge
Please visit Marriott reservation page to receive $307 group rate plus local tax. Rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, and reservations must be made no later than October 23, 2016.

Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston
Please visit Hyatt reservation page to receive $259 group rate, plus local tax. Rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, and reservations must be made no later than October 23, 2016.


Education Partner:  
MIT Professional Education


About MIT Professional Education: MIT Professional Education (http://web.mit.edu/professional) provides a gateway to MIT expertise and knowledge for science and engineering professionals around the world. Through MIT Professional Education programs taught by renowned faculty from across the Institute, technical professionals have the opportunity to gain crucial and timely knowledge in specialized fields, to advance their careers, boost their organization performance, and help make a difference in the world.

ILP members receive a 15 percent discount on all MIT Professional Education Short Programs and Digital Programs at time of registration.

Location

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Kresge Auditorium, Building W16
48 Massachusetts Ave (Rear)
Cambridge, MA 02139


Visitor Information
Please visit MIT Visitor Information Page for more information.

Parking
The nearest paid parking is at the Boston Marriott Cambridge Hotel.