Event

Barry Kudrowitz on Fueling Design Innovation

LocationE14-633 DescriptionHumor and creativity both involve making non-obvious connections between seemingly unrelated things. Innovatio...

Wednesday
March 10, 2010
Person

Nicholas Barry

Research Assistant

Person

Barry L. Vercoe

Professor Emeritus

Person

Barry Kort

Visiting Scientist

Person

Barbara A. Barry

Postdoctoral Associate

Gallery

Design, Technology + Social Innovation Workshop 2020

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Design Driven Innovation

LocationMIT Media Lab DescriptionNEW FRONTIERS FOR MAKING & FABRICATIONDIGITAL DISRUPTIONSSTART-UP DRIVEN INNOVATIONPEOPLE CENTERED DESIGN

Tuesday — Wednesday
October 28, 2014 —
October 29, 2014
Post

Fast Company's 2020 Innovation by Design Awards: Media Lab Honorees

The competition, now in its ninth year, has featured a cross section of blue-chip companies, scruffy startups, and hungry young talents.

Event

Design Innovation Workshop | Delhi, India

LocationApeejay Stya University in Delhi, India DescriptionThe MIT Media Lab and Apeejay Stya University will co-host the second Design &...

Monday — Friday
March 26, 2012 —
March 30, 2012
Event

Media Lab India Initiatives Design & Innovation Workshop

LocationPune, India DescriptionThe MIT Media Lab and the College of Engineering, Pune are hosting the first Design & Innovation workshop ...

Monday — Friday
January 24, 2011 —
January 28, 2011
Publication

Cooperative Innovation in the Commons: Rethinking Distributed Collaboration and Intellectual Property for Sustainable Design Innovation

Sawhney, N. "Cooperative Innovation in the Commons: Rethinking Distributed Collaboration and Intellectual Property for Sustainable Design Innovation"

Post

Media Lab @ Design, Technology + Social Innovation Workshop 2020

The following Media Lab students joined the MIT India Initiative in Mumbai for this workshop.

Post

Media Lab projects recognized in the 2018 Innovation by Design Awards

Winner and finalists in Fast Company's 2018 awards

Article

bioLogic wins Fast Company Innovation by Design award

Publication

Social Change through Community Innovation: Feminist + Participatory Design Approaches to Organize Inclusive, Equitable, & Joyful Hackathons

Hope, Alexis. (2021). Social Change through Community Innovation: Feminist and Participatory Design Approaches to Organizing Inclusive, Equitable, and Joyful Hackathons (Doctoral dissertation, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA).

Publication

Contestational Design: Innovation for Political Activism

Hirsch, E. "Contestational Design: Innovation for Political Activism"

Post

Congratulations to the Media Lab's 2017 Innovation by Design Award Honorees

Labbers honored in Fast Company's Innovation By Design Awards 2017.

Article

From smog-eating towers to ocean-cleaning barriers, how design is inspiring innovation

Article

inFORM Wins FastCo 2014 Innovation By Design Awards

Publication

Fostering Innovation: Designing Technological Solutions to Proactively Encourage Informal Communication in the Workplace

Salzberg, S. "Fostering Innovation: Designing Technological Solutions to Proactively Encourage Informal Communication in the Workplace"

Publication

From Tangibles to Toolkits and Chaos to Convection – Management and Innovation at Leading Design Organizations and Idea LabsWorkshop Site

Joseph A. Paradiso

Event

A Mini-Symposium in Honor of Barry Vercoe

LocationE14-633 DescriptionSpeakers include:Speaker: Judy Brown (MIT / Wellesley)Miller Puckette (UCSD / PD)Brian Whitman (The Echo Nest)...

Wednesday
May 5, 2010
Article

MIT Celebrates Innovation on Music: Tod Machover on WBUR

Post

Trip Report: Lifelong Learning @ Design Innovation Workshop, Ahmedabad 2015

by Juliana Nazaré & Srishti Sethi

Post

Introducing the Public Library Innovation Exchange (PLIX)

Public libraries and the MIT Media Lab are kindred spirits. Together, we hope to design new programs for libraries across the U.S.

Article

Advancing industry convergence through technology and innovation

The 2021 School of Engineering Accenture Fellows are bolstering research and igniting ideas to help transform global business.

Publication

User Innovation and Hacking

Eric von Hippel, Joseph A. Paradiso,

Post

Barry Vercoe

Professor of Media Arts and Sciences

Publication

Achieving Grassroots Innovation Through Multi-Lateral Collaborations: Evidence from the Field

Guzmán, Silvia Buitrago, and Pedro Reynolds-Cuellar. "Achieving grassroots innovation through multi-lateral collaborations: evidence from the field." (2020).

Article

Foster innovation, ethical tech with diverse teams

Civic Media head Ethan Zuckerman and others discuss how increasing team diversity can improve outcomes.

Post

Team Space Enabled awarded NSF Grant to Study Inclusion within Emerging Innovation Practices in Boston and Detroit

Innovation dynamics of emerging co-creation practices: What are the impacts on inclusion?

Article

Episode 85: Innovation at the Edge

David Sun Kong discusses the mission of the Community Biotechnology Initiative on the Mass Cultural Council’s podcast.

Project

Sound Design with Everyday Words

Sound designers, audio professionals, and musicians often spend time and energy looking for the right sound for a particular piece of mus...

Project

Time-Critical Networks for Interaction Design

Computer games and learning environments increasingly involve humans relating to computational avatars and robots. Intelligence-modeling ...

Event

David Rose: Innovation in Innovation

LocationMIT Stata Center, Kirsch Auditorium Description

Wednesday
October 10, 2012
Article

Space pianos and upside-down shoes: innovations for life in space

Hairstyles, musical instruments and gardening all change in zero gravity, scientist Sands Fish says.

Post

Innovation Challenge Andorra kicks off with City Science workshop

In January 2019, members of the City Science team traveled to Andorra to further explore Andorra’s innovation opportunity to improve urba...

Article

Innovation in arts and culture #4: Punchdrunk – Sleep No More

Ever heard of 'remote and real world interconnected theatrical immersion'? Punchdrunk's Peter Higgin explains all

Event

Danielle Wood Speaks at CTO Innovation Summit

Danielle Wood will speak as a panel member for the Earth Science Sensor Networks at the CTO Innovation Summit hosted by Johns Hopkins.

Friday
November 6, 2020
1:30pm ET
Publication

Architecting complex international science, technology and innovation partnerships (CISTIPs): A study of four global MIT collaborations

Pfotenhauer, S., Wood, D., Roos, D., and D. Newman, “Architecting complex international science, technology and innovation partnerships (CISTIPs): A study of four global MIT collaborations,” Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol 104, March 2016, Pages 38-56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2015.12.006

Publication

Hacking Innovation - Group Dynamics in Innovation Teams

Lederman, O. "Hacking Innovation - Group Dynamics in Innovation Teams"

Video

MLTalks: Joi Ito and the Presidential Innovation Fellows

Presidential Innovation Fellows in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Oct. 12, 2016
Event

NTT DATA Digital/Innovation Team

What: NTT DATA Digital/Innovation Team - The Media Lab Online SessionWhen: Tuesday, October 20, 2020Please contact NTT DATA Liaisons to o...

Tuesday
October 20, 2020
Publication

Participatory Design for Digital Transformation of Manufacturing Enterprises

Ostrowski, A. K., Pokorni, B., & Schumacher, S. (2020). Participatory Design for Digital Transformation of Manufacturing Enterprises. MIT Work of the Future Taskforce Working Paper.

Project

Public Library Innovation Exchange

Public libraries are one of most trusted public institutions in the U.S. and increasingly provide a broad range of education services, ra...

Project

Andorra | Innovation

View the main City Science Andorra project profile.The MIT Media Lab's City Science research group, the University of Andorra, and nation...

Event

Gladys Ngetich Speaks at Rye Country Day School Innovation Week

Gladys Ngetich will be giving the keynote presentation at Rye Country Day School's celebration of STEAM and innovation.

Thursday
May 6, 2021
6:00pm ET
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Dent:Live Boston at Carbonite – Women Driving Innovation in Space

It’s no secret that some of the most important breakthroughs in aerospace and planetary science are coming from Boston and Cambridge.&nbs...

Tuesday
February 12, 2019
6:00pm — 9:00pm ET
Event

Towards a “Foresightful Innovation”

Foresight is the Art and Science of inventing and designing the future. It is the first and key step of innovation in a fast changin...

Monday
September 11, 2017
1:00pm — 2:00pm ET
Event

Innovations in Diagnostics and Detection on the Road to Re-Densification

A discussion with leading researchers about currently available diagnostics and developing innovations for early detection of viral spread.

Project

Health-tech innovations with Tata Trusts, Mumbai

We believe that tough global health problems require an innovation pipeline. We must bring together the people and providers facing healt...

Event

Materials Innovation for Better Living

Lecture by Dr. Jiaxing Huang , Professor of Material Science and Engineering, Northwestern University

Monday
October 1, 2018
1:00pm — 2:00pm ET
Article

A Year of Library Innovation at the Media Lab

MIT Libraries and MIT Media Lab collaborate on Public Library Innovation Exchange

Article

How to foster innovation in your workplace

Here are proven thought starters for creating a business culture that nurtures disruptive change

Article

Transforming Government through Science, Technology, and Innovation in Sierra Leone

Alum David Sengeh shares the news that he has accepted a post as Chief Innovation Officer for Sierra Leone.

Event

Innovation, Economic Complexity, and Economic Geography Workshop

We invite young scholars to submit papers in the fields of Innovation, Economic Complexity and Economic Geography by June 10.

Post

Meet the Media Lab’s New Learning Innovation Fellows

The Media Lab is thrilled to announce our inaugural cohort of Learning Innovation fellows for the 2016–2017 academic year.

Event

Health Data Privacy and Data Protection as an Enabler of Innovation

Sharing different approaches from the humanitarian, public, and private sectors to create transparent and inclusive digital health solutions

Post

Irmandy Wicaksono selected as a Finalist for Lexus Design Award 2021

Irmandy Wicaksono, PhD student in the Responsive Environments group, has been chosen as one of six finalists in the 2021 Lexus Design Award.