Event

MLTalks: Alfredo Corchado

Alfredo Corchado in conversation with Center for Civic Media Director Ethan Zuckerman.

Video

MLTalks: Alfredo Corchado

Alfredo Corchado in conversation with Center for Civic Media Director Ethan Zuckerman.

Person

Ethan Zuckerman

Associate Professor of the Practice in Media Arts and Sciences

Event

Joi Ito and Ethan Zuckerman Talk @ Media Lab

LocationMIT Media Lab, 3rd Floor Atrium DescriptionThis talk will be live webcast Joi Ito, director of the MIT Media Lab and Ethan Zucker...

Thursday
September 12, 2013
Person

Alfredo Morales-Guzman

Research Affiliate

Post

Meet the Labbers: Ethan Zuckerman

"Making media and putting it out in the world is a really powerful way of engaging with social change."

Event

POSTPONED Media Lab Conversations Series: Geetha Narayanan

LocationMIT Media Lab, Third-Floor Atrium Description This talk has been postponed. We look forward to following Geetha Narayanan later i...

Friday
March 15, 2013
Video

Media Lab Conversations Series: JJ Abrams

Nov. 26, 2012
Event

Media Lab Conversations Series: Damien Echols and Shaka Senghor

Damien Echols and Shaka Senghor in conversation on injustice, compassion, and redemption in relation to their prison memoirs.

Thursday
May 16, 2013
Video

Media Lab Conversations Series: Carroll Bogert

Sept. 10, 2012
Video

Media Lab Conversations Series: Guts and Genius

David Sun Kong, Kevin Slavin, and special guests in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Article

Ethan Zuckerman Appointed Associate Professor of the Practice in Media Arts and Sciences

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Ethan Zuckerman Appointed Associate Professor of the Practice in Media Arts and Sciences

Ethan Zuckerman, director of the MIT Center for Civic Media, has been appointed Associate Professor of the Practice in Media Arts and Scienc

Publication

SociaBowl: A Dynamic Table Centerpiece to Mediate Group Conversations

Joanne Leong, Yuehan Wang, Romy Sayah, Stella Rossikopoulou Pappa, Florian Perteneder, Hiroshi Ishii. 2019. SociaBowl: A Dynamic Table Centerpiece to Mediate Group Conversations. In CHI’19 Extended Abstracts, May 4–9, 2019, Glasgow, Scotland Uk. https://doi.org/10.1145/3290607.3312775

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Ethan Zuckerman @ BIF10

LocationBusiness Innovation Factory, Providence, RI Description

Wednesday — Thursday
September 17, 2014 —
September 18, 2014
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Ethan Zuckerman and Esra'a Al Shafei

LocationMIT Media Lab, E14-633 DescriptionJoin us for a conversation with human rights activist Esra'a Al Shafei and Ethan Zuckerman, Dir...

Tuesday
December 6, 2016
Project

SociaBowl: A Dynamic Table Centerpiece to Mediate Group Conversations

We introduce SociaBowl, a dynamic table centerpiece to promote positive social dynamics in 2-way cooperative conversations. A centerpiece...

Article

Ethan Zuckerman Receives a 2016 MIT MLK Leadership Award

Article

Ethan Zuckerman Receives Zócalo Book Prize

Event

MLTalks: Carroll Bogert "Look Who's Talking: Non-Profit Newsmakers in the New Media Age"

LocationMIT Media Lab, Third-Floor Atrium DescriptionChanges in the media world have been hard on journalists and unsettling for news con...

Monday
September 10, 2012
Article

Ethan Zuckerman, Cyberscholar and Activist, to Lead Center for Civic Media

Event

Colloquium: Ethan Zuckerman, "How Wide a Web"

LocationE14-633 DescriptionThe internet enables unprecedented connections across international borders. Whether we read a daily newspaper...

Monday
November 29, 2010
Event

MLTalks: Judith Donath

Judith Donath in conversation with Center for Civic Media Director Ethan Zuckerman and Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Thursday
June 12, 2014
Article

Lessons Learned on the Road to Pandemic Preparedness | Pandemic Response Catalyst Conversations

Expert panelists discuss lessons learned from COVID-19 and progress made to better prepare our public health systems.

Event

MLTalks: Jillian York

Director for International Freedom of Expression Jillian York in conversation with Director for Center for Civic Media Ethan Zuckerman.

Event

MLTalks: Tim O'Reilly

Towards a Global Brain: Tim O'Reilly in conversation with Director of Center for Civic Media Ethan Zuckerman.

Wednesday
April 18, 2012
Event

MLTalks: Susan Crawford

Susan Crawford in conversation with Center for Civic Media Director Ethan Zuckerman.

Thursday
March 28, 2013
Project

Pandemic Response Catalyst Conversations

The MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, MIT Media Lab’s Community Biotechnology Initiative, and MilliporeSigma—the lif...

Event

MLTalks: Peter Grauer, Vladimir Kliatchko, and Shawn Edwards

Technology Driving Global Media and Finance: Peter Grauer, Vladimir Kliatchko, and Shawn Edwards in conversation at the Media Lab.

Article

Climate Conversations, S2E3: How will Human Beings Adapt to a Changing Climate?

How well have humans adapted to the current climate, and how will we adapt to new climate complexities?This week, the Climate Conversatio...

Person

Ethan Alley

Research Assistant

Article

India has been able to manage complex conversations better than US: Tenzin Priyadarshi

Priyadarshi talks to Malini Goyal on a broad range of issues.

Person

Oren Zuckerman

Research Assistant

Publication

Common Sense Conversations: Understanding Casual Conversation using a Common Sense Database

Nathan Eagle, Push Singh, Alex Pentland

Article

French media is polarizing. But not in the way we expected.

Ethan Zuckerman reflects on a year of research with collaborators to determine how the French media landscape differs from that of the US.

Publication

Personality, Attitudes, and Bonding in Conversations

Jaques, N., Kim, Y. L., and Picard, R. W. "Personality, Attitudes, and Bonding in Conversations," In Proceedings of Intelligent Virtual Agents, California, USA, September 2016.

Event

Tod Machover @ Composing Conversations, Dallas

LocationThe Dallas Opera, Hamon Hall Winspear Opera House Description

Tuesday
September 18, 2012
Post

Papers by Media Lab researchers and alumni recognized with Honorable Mentions at CHI 2019

Congratulations!

Video

MLTalks: Jillian York

Director for International Freedom of Expression Jillian York in conversation with Director for Center for Civic Media Ethan Zuckerman.

Project

Predicting Bonding in Conversations

We show that using thin slices (< 1 minute) of facial expression and body language data, we can train a deep neural network to predict...

Event

Catalyst Conversations: Tod Machover and Kevin Esvelt

LocationMIT Media Lab, Bartos Theater DescriptionIn a world capable of destroying itself, composer Tod Machover and evolutionary biologis...

Monday
March 28, 2016
Publication

Proto-conversations with an anthropomorphic robot

C. Breazeal

Article

Who sparks more UNcivil conversations on Twitter - Trump or Clinton?

Publication

Understanding and Predicting Bonding in Conversations Using Thin Slices of Facial Expressions and Body Language

Jaques, N., McDuff, D., Kim, Y. K., and Picard, R. W. "Understanding and Predicting Bonding in Conversations Using Thin Slices of Facial Expressions and Body Language," In Proceedings of Intelligent Virtual Agents, California, USA, September 2016.

Publication

Topic Modeling in Twitter: Aggregating Tweets by Conversations

David Alvarez-Melis, Martin Saveski

Article

MIT Media Lab Offers Research Position to Bassel Khartabil

Article

Rude Awakening Who sparks more UNcivil conversations on Twitter — Trump or Clinton?

Publication

Automated Coach to Practice Conversations

M. Ehsan Hoque, Rosalind W. Picard

Event

MLTalks: Marco Kaltofen

Marco Kaltofen in conversation with the Media Lab's Joi Ito and Ethan Zuckerman.

Monday
September 21, 2015
Event

Media Lab Perspectives: Listening to Disrupt with Katherine Cramer

Listening to DisruptIn this session of the Media Lab Perspectives series, Deb Roy will engage his collaborator Kathy Cramer in ...

Thursday
May 27, 2021
12:00pm — 1:00pm
Video

Media Lab Perspectives: Listening to Disrupt with Katherine Cramer

Thursday May 27, 2021 ...

Post

Announcing the winners of the 2017 Media Lab Disobedience Award

Congratulations to winners Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha and Professor Marc Edwards

Event

MLTalks: Helen Margetts

Helen Margetts in conversation with Director of Center for Civic Media Ethan Zuckerman.

Tuesday
May 3, 2016
Post

Alfredo Morales named as one of MIT Technology Review's Innovators Under 35—Latin America

Visiting scientist Alfredo Morales (Human Dynamics) has been named as one of MIT Technology Review en español's "Innovadores me...

Article

New Episode Tonight! Cambridge Nights: Conversations about a Life in Science

Post

Media Lab research at CHI 2019

The following Media Lab groups and projects are represented at CHI 2019

Person

Joanne Leong

Research Assistant

Publication

Computers to Help with Conversations: Affective Framework to Enhance Human Nonverbal Skills

Hoque, M. E. "Computers to Help with Conversations: Affective Framework to Enhance Human Nonverbal Skills"

Post

Meet the Labbers

Meet the Labbers, which ran from 2016–2018, was an ongoing audio series that took listeners inside the Media Lab.

Person

Viirj Kan

Research Assistant

Article

"We’ve lost 10 years of innovation. This decade has been boring for the web."

A conversation with Ethan Zuckerman, media scholar and inventor of the pop-up ad, on the original sin of advertising and the web’s lost deca

Project

Gobo

Your social media. Your rules.Gobo is an experiment, not a startup. We’re building it to change the conversation on social media and imag...