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Thursday, May 05, 2016

Dream it. Code it. Win it. Award Ceremony & Networking Reception 2016



Dream it. Code it. Win it. Award Ceremony will take place at the Cooper Union Great Hall in New York, NY on Thursday, May 5, 2016.

Highlights from the past two years:
-45 countries and some of the most prestigious schools being represented at the global competition
-College and high school students were awarded $150,000 in cash and prizes for their creations which ranged from computer software, phone apps, to robotics
-Women made up the majority of the diverse applicant pool
-Eight teams have started their own companies and one team was invited to The White House
-The event won the Charitable Works Award, four Stevie Awards and was honored by the MIT Volunteer Honor Roll

The focus at the 2016 Awards Ceremony is "Engineering Solutions from Social Good to Entertainment." The event will feature panels of entertainment and technology industry luminaries including Kevin Mayer, senior executive vice president and chief strategy officer of The Walt Disney Company and John Underkoffler, CEO and founder of Oblong, who is known for his innovations in UI-centered design, technology and commercial vision having served as a science advisor to films including Minority Report, The Hulk, Aeon Flux and Iron Man. Additional panelists will be announced soon.

Date: Thursday, May 5th, 2016
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: The Great Hall at Cooper Union, 30 Cooper Square
Cost: Patron members - Free, Alumni/Members (non-Patrons)/Non-member Guests $35, 
Club members can register up to 3 non-member guests at $35


Friday, May 13, 2016

JetBlue JFK Terminal 5 Tour


Come join us as we visit T5, JetBlue's state-of-the-art terminal at New York's JFK airport, to learn more about the history and operations of JetBlue, along with what makes our JFK terminal tick. We will hear from senior JetBlue leaders about how T5 evolved into its present form, and how new technologies and trends will shape its future evolution.
Friday, May 13,12:30-3:30pm
Capacity of 15
Location is Terminal 5, JFK Airport
Tour limited to MITCNY members only, no guests $20 


Tuesday, May 17, 2016

MIT Comes to NYC: Stu Schmill ’86, Dean of Admissions


Stu Schmill ’86 ME, MIT Dean of Admissions, will provide an exclusive insider’s view of the admissions process. He will reveal what has changed over the years, as well as what has remained constant despite the quickening pace and ever-evolving world of admissions. How does this affect those applying to MIT today? Having been involved with the Institute in many roles, Schmill will bring unique insight to these questions.

Members $25, Non-Members $40 Patrons Free
Members and Patrons can register up to three non-member guests for $40 each.



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