Event

Celebrating Marvin Minsky: Live Webcast

LocationWebcast DescriptionThursday, March 17MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst Street, Sixth Floor, Cambridge MAProgram starting around 3:30pmHos...

Thursday
March 17, 2016
Event

Celebrating Marvin Minsky

Philosopher and scientist Marvin Minsky was universally regarded as one of the world's leading authorities in the field of AI.

Thursday
March 17, 2016
10:00am — 6:00pm ET
Person

Marvin L. Minsky

Professor Emeritus

Publication

Inventive Minds: Marvin Minsky on Education

Minsky, Marvin, Mike Travers, Alan Kay, Harold Abelson, Gary Stager, Brian Silverman, Walter Bender, Patrick Henry Winston, and Margaret Minsky. Inventive Minds: Marvin Minsky on Education. Edited by Cynthia Solomon and Xiao Xiao. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2019.

Post

In memory: Marvin Minsky

Philosopher and scientist Marvin Minsky was universally regarded as one of the world's leading authorities in the field of AI.

Video

MLTalks—Inventive Minds: Marvin Minsky on Education

Inventive Minds: Marvin Minsky on Education is a collection of six essays by artificial intelligence pioneer Marvin Minsky.

June 11, 2019
Article

Marvin Minsky, Pioneer in Artificial Intelligence, Dies at 88

Article

Marvin Minsky Receives a 2014 Dan David Prize

Event

Live Webcast: Symphony in D

LocationLive Webcast DescriptionA Symphony for Detroit. By Detroit. Leonard Slatkin leads the world premiere of Tod Machover's 'Symphony ...

Sunday — Saturday
November 22, 2015 —
November 21, 2015
Article

Marvin Minsky Selected for Dan David Foundation Prize

Article

Marvin Minsky honored for lifetime achievements in artificial intelligence

Article

Marvin Minsky Wins BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award

Person

Margaret Minsky

Person

Rebecca Cuscaden Marvin

Program Assistant, Diversity and Student Support

Article

Marvin Minsky Named to AI Hall of Fame

Article

Media Lab @ 25: Watch a Live Webcast of Our 25th Anniversary Symposium

Person

Bjarke Felbo

Research Assistant

Event

Webcast: Media Lab @Tokyo2013

LocationDigital Garage, Tokyo DescriptionDay Two: Saturday, January 19, 2013 Join us via webcast and Twitter: #medialab_tokyo  Times are ...

Saturday
January 19, 2013
Article

reThink Food 2016 Webcast

Event

2010 Spring Sponsor Meeting and Webcast

Description The Media Laboratory's sponsors-only semi-annual meeting is Tuesday, May 25 to Thursday, May 27. On May 25, we will host a o...

Tuesday — Thursday
May 25, 2010 —
May 27, 2010
Event

2009 Fall Sponsor Meeting and Webcast

DescriptionThe Media Laboratory's sponsor-only semiannual meeting is scheduled to take place from Tuesday, October 13 to Thursday, Octobe...

Tuesday — Thursday
October 13, 2009 —
October 15, 2009
Article

Merce Cunningham lives on in motion capture experience at Jacob's Pillow

Marc Downie, Paul Kaiser, and Shelley Eshkar collaborated on Loops, an exploration of Merce Cunningham's life and work.

Video

Celebrating Scratch

Project

Design for a citizen science and public engagement project celebrating Antarctica and the Southern Ocean

Antarctica is a unique and beautiful continent that is key to the global ecosystem and climate. Research based in Antarctica is helping s...

Event

Tod Machover Keynote @ Minsky Conference

LocationCollege of New Jersey Description

Friday
March 30, 2012
Event

Minsky Memorial Lecture on Imaging Science

Honoring Marvin Minsky’s Contributions to Imaging ScienceTalks: 3:00-4:30pmOpening remarks: Nicholas NegroponteReception to followWilliam...

Thursday
May 4, 2017
3:00pm — 5:00pm ET
Event

Machover and Minsky: Making Music in the Dome

LocationHayden Planetarium Space Theater, AMNH, NYC Description

Thursday
June 3, 2010
Article

Networks Understanding Networks: Archived Webcasts Available

Post

JoDS Issue 1: Design and Science

Can design advance science, and can science advance design?

Article

Networks Understanding Networks: Join today's event via webcast

Article

Networks Understanding Networks: Join today's event via webcast

Project

StoryNet

StoryNet is a large database of story-scripts and inference tools that can be used for case-based common-sense reasoning. Since people ar...

Article

A Very Short History Of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Event

Dustin Smith Thesis Defense

LocationMIT Media Lab, E14-525 DescriptionReferring expressions with vague and ambiguous modifiers, such as “a quick visit” and “the big ...

Wednesday
August 28, 2013
Event

Bo Morgan Thesis Defense

LocationMIT Media Lab, E14-633 DescriptionA system built on a layered reflective cognitive architecture presents many novel and difficult...

Tuesday — Wednesday
August 16, 2011 —
August 17, 2011
Article

Celebrating a curious mind: Steven Keating 1988-2019

Steven Keating inspired millions with his research-driven approach to battling cancer and his advocacy for open patient health data

Project

LifeNet: Social Common Sense

LifeNet is a first-person model of a single person's knowledge. We are using multiple LifeNets to model multiple people and attempt to pr...

Project

Society of Mind/The Emotion Machine

Professor Minsky continues to develop the theory of human thinking and learning called the "Society of Mind," which tries to explain how ...

Project

Spatial and Physical Common Sense

A thing cannot be in two places at once. It cannot move through a solid object. If it goes from point A to point B, it must move through ...

Project

Robots with Common Sense

In order to build machines with common sense we need to find ways to integrate a wide variety of specific ways to represent knowledge, re...

Project

Open Mind Commons

The Open Mind Common Sense project has collected hundreds of thousands of statements of common-sense knowledge from volunteers on the Int...

Project

LifeNet: Common-Sense Physics

LifeNet is a probabilistic spatial and temporal model allowing common-sense physical simulation. Mixtures of gaussians are used to map fr...

Person

Lizbeth B. De La Torre

Research Assistant

Project

Roboverse: Physical Artificial Intelligence Simulation

Roboverse is a physical artificial intelligence simulation. The environment supports rigid body physical simulation of wheeled and legged...

Project

Neural Models of Mind

This project addresses human cognitive models of reflective problem solving in terms of psychology, neuroscience, and artificial intellig...