Event

Media Lab @ SXSW Interactive 2014

LocationAustin, TX DescriptionCheck out sxsw.media.mit.edu to find all the Media Lab talks & events @ SXSW Interactive 2014 in one place!...

Friday — Wednesday
March 7, 2014 —
March 12, 2014
Article

2014 SXSW Interactive Hall of Fame Inductee: Joi Ito of the MIT Media Lab

Event

Media Lab @ SXSW 2020

When South by Southwest 2020 convenes in Austin, TX March 13-21, many of the speakers taking the stage will be members of the Media Lab.

Friday — Saturday
March 13, 2020 —
March 21, 2020
Post

Media Lab @ SXSW 2018

Members of the Media Lab community to speak at SXSW 2018.

Article

DuoSkin wins 2017 SXSW Interactive Innovation Award

DuoSkin is a winner of the 2017 SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards.

Event

#MLSXSW: 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards

Location6th Floor, Downtown Austin Hilton (500 East 4th St.). Description#MLSXSWSXSW Interactive Festival Hall of Fame Honors Top Industr...

Tuesday
March 11, 2014
Event

DuoSkin @ SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards 2017

DuoSkin was selected as a finalist for the 20th annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards, taking place Tuesday, March 14 at 7:00pm CDT a...

Sunday — Tuesday
March 12, 2017 —
March 14, 2017
Event

NetMob 2015 @ Media Lab

LocationMIT Media Lab, 6th Floor DescriptionThe main conference on the scientific analysis of mobile phone datasets.

Tuesday — Friday
April 7, 2015 —
April 10, 2015
Event

SXSW Interactive Panel with Joi Ito: The New Serendipity?

LocationAustin Convention Center Exhibit Hall 5 500 E Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX DescriptionSerendipity is a fuzzy concept that has a p...

Sunday
March 10, 2013
Event

Media Lab @ SIGGRAPH 2015

LocationLos Angeles Convention Center DescriptionTalks8/10, 9:00am | Jennifer Jacobs: Art Gallery Talk: Line Number8/10, 11:45am | Joi It...

Sunday — Thursday
August 9, 2015 —
August 13, 2015
Event

Media Lab @ CHI 2015

LocationSeoul, Korea DescriptionThe theme for CHI 2015 is "Crossings": crossing borders, crossing boundaries, crossing disciplines, cross...

Saturday — Thursday
April 18, 2015 —
April 23, 2015
Article

Media Lab's ginger.io and FunF are SXSW Accelerator Winners

Article

ML @ SXSW Interactive

Article

Robert R. Morris and Daniel McDuff Nominated for SXSW Interactive Award

Article

The Future of Making: Joi Ito and Tim Brown at SXSW Interactive

Post

SXSW 2019 PanelPicker Proposals

Media Lab students, faculty, researchers and affiliates pitching panels at SXSW 2019

Post

DermalAbyss wins Scifi No Longer Award at SXSW

The 21st annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards honored DermalAbyss with the Scifi No Longer Award, given to "the coolest sc...

Article

Media Lab’s new head

Aero-astro professor Dava Newman, noted for her pioneering spacesuit designs, will take over in July.

Project

TouchCounters: Interactive Electronic Labels

TouchCounters are computational tags that track the use of physical objects. TouchCounters sense activity through magnetic, acceleration,...

Event

SXSW | Humans, Machines & the Future of Industrial Design

In today’s digitally-mediated world, designers translate ideas back and forth between the richly poetic language of the physical world an...

Friday
March 10, 2017
12:30pm ET
Event

Media Lab Venture Summit 2020

Featuring dozens of Media Lab startups + nonprofits with interactive demos and opportunities to meet and identify potential collaborations.

Tuesday — Wednesday
January 28, 2020 —
January 29, 2020
8:30am — 7:00pm ET
Event

Media Lab @ TEI 2020

The following Media Lab community members are participating in the 2020 conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction.

Sunday — Wednesday
February 9, 2020 —
February 12, 2020
Article

Dava Newman becomes director of MIT Media Lab

Dava Newman is a visionary astronautics researcher, explorer, and expert on human adaptation to space.

Video

Media Lab Perspectives: Why Do We Want Our Computers to Improvise? with George Lewis

Thursday April 29, 2021 ...

Event

Media Lab Perspectives: Why Do We Want Our Computers to Improvise? with George Lewis

Professor Tod Machover will welcome George Lewis, Edwin H. Case Professor of American Music at Columbia University.

Thursday
April 29, 2021
12:00pm — 1:00pm ET
Article

Professor Dava Newman named new director of MIT Media Lab

Newman is the first female director of the lab and succeeds Ito, who resigned over Epstein connections.

Article

SXSW: When Combining AI and Design, Computers Need To Get Moody

Two industrial designers explore an important question: How do we teach computers to design using emotion, creativity and serendipity?

Publication

Scratch: Creating and sharing interactive media

Karen Brennan, Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Mitchel Resnick

Publication

Altered Reflection of Physical Reality, TEI 2015 Art Exhibition, 2015

Sang-won Leigh, Asta Roseway, Ann Paradiso

Event

SXSW | Becoming Native: Narratives of Flavor & Culture

How a region eats gives great insight into the narratives that make up its cultural identity and its intersection with landscape and biom...

Saturday
March 11, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am ET
Person

Jean-Baptiste Labrune

Research Affiliate

Event

Media Lab @ CHI 2020

The virtual Cambridge CHI event, which is student-run and open to the public, is happening May 14-15th from 11am–2pm EDT.

Publication

Remnance of Form, INTERACTIONS 2015, Demo Hour, Jul 2015

Sang-won Leigh, Asta Roseway, Ann Paradiso

Post

Media Lab researchers honored in 2021 A'Design Awards

Congratulations to the winners of this year's A'Design Awards, including Media Lab researchers Jack Forman, Ali Shtarbanov, and Hila Mor!

Person

Jacqueline M Kory Westlund

Research Assistant

Video

Media Lab Conversations Series: Guts and Genius

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

Event

SXSW | Inspiring Global Change Through Women’s Stories

SARAH JEHAAN KHANALAA MURABITLILA IGRAMSAKENA YACOOBIWomen and girls around the world face formidable challenges. Just two of the grim st...

Monday
March 13, 2017
12:30pm — 1:30pm ET
Person

Arnaud Grignard

Research Affiliate

Person

Cynthia Breazeal

Professor of Media Arts and Sciences

Event

The End of Reality: The New Augmented Reality @ SXSW

LocationOmni Downtown Capital Ballroom 700 San Jacinto, Austin, TX DescriptionThe 21st century has introduced an array of technologies th...

Tuesday
March 12, 2013
Post

Canan Dagdeviren joins the Media Lab

Assistant professor leads Conformable Decoders, a new research group at the Media Lab.

Event

SXSW | Artificial Improvisation

ARTHUR SIMONEBot PartyBRADLEY KNOXbots_alivebots_alive founder (and MIT Media Lab alumnus) Dr. Brad Knox joins ColdTowne Theater’s Arthur...

Sunday
March 12, 2017
12:30pm — 1:30pm ET
Post

My Media Lab year

A visiting scientist from NHK, Takahito Ito joined the Lab as a company member and left as a crew member.

Event

SXSW | AI: Actually Still Terrible

KATE DARLINGMIT Media Lab / Harvard Berkman CenterNILESH ASHRAWieden+KennedyEven the smartest computers are still pretty dumb. We want to...

Thursday
March 16, 2017
11:00am — 12:00pm ET
Person

Sputniko!

Assistant Professor of Media Arts and Sciences

Publication

Wearable Wireless Sensing for Interactive Media

Joseph A. Paradiso

Publication

Human Computing for Interactive Digital Media

Alex 'Sandy' Pentland, Jonathan Gips, Wen Dong, Will Stoltzman

Publication

Robots as an interactive media

Cynthia Breazeal, Cory D. Kidd

Event

SXSW | Uncharted Waters: The Looming Water Crisis

CALEB HARPERMIT Media Lab, Open Agriculture InitiativeTYNE MORGANFarm JournalTEDDY BEKELELand O'Lakes IncThe math of water doesn't add up...

Sunday
March 12, 2017
3:30pm — 4:30pm ET
Post

Media Lab X.0: Anthology of Tomorrows

As a part of Proseminar in Media Arts and Sciences, the newly-minted PhD cohort works together to envision future Media Lab research groups

Post

Media Lab Startup Showcase

Wednesday October 235:00-6:00pm

Video

Media Lab Perspectives: You are RIGHT! Right? with Juan Enriquez

Thursday April 15, 2021 ...

Post

Fadel Adib joins Media Lab faculty

Fadel Adib is directing Signal Kinetics, a new research group at the Media Lab.

Project

Wearable, Wireless Sensor System for Sports Medicine and Interactive Media

This project is a system of compact, wearable, wireless sensor nodes, equipped with full six-degree-of-freedom inertial measurement units...