Featured Research

The Media Lab Digital Currency Initiative

The goal of the Media Lab Digital Currency initiative is to bring together global experts in areas ranging from cryptography, to economics, to privacy, to distributed systems, to take on this important new area of research. The effort will reach across the MIT campus, and we look forward to including collaborations with leading experts around the world. Heading the initiative is Brian Forde, former senior White House ​advisor for ​mobile and ​data ​innovation.  more ›

Centers and Joint Programs

Special Interest and Working Groups

Centers and joint programs combine the work of Media Lab researchers with collaborators throughout MIT.
The following smaller, more focused special interest groups (SIGs) and working groups deal with particular subject areas.