Event

MLTalks: Sherry Turkle

Sherry Turkle in conversation with Lifelong Kindergarten Director Mitchel Resnick.

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Sherry Turkle

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MLTalks: Sherry Turkle

Sherry Turkle in conversation with Lifelong Kindergarten Director Mitchel Resnick.

Article

Sherry Turkle: Remembering Seymour Papert

Seymour saw that the computer would make it easier for thinking itself to become an object of thought.

Person

Mitchel Resnick

LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research

Article

AoA Podcast Episode 2: A Conversation with Author & Scratch Developer Mitch Resnick

Engaging students on and off the screen and the magic of being a lifelong kindergartner.

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MLTalks Series

Learn more about our MLTalks series, including upcoming events.

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Mitchel Resnick receives the 2021 LEGO® Prize Award

The LEGO Prize is presented to individuals or organizations that have made an outstanding contribution to the lives of children.

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Media Lab Conversations Series: JJ Abrams

Nov. 26, 2012
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Media Lab Conversations Series: Carroll Bogert

Sept. 10, 2012
Event

Mitch Resnick @ Sandbox Summit

LocationStata Center Description

Tuesday
March 25, 2014
Event

Mitch Resnick Speaking at Discovery Museums

LocationThe Discovery Musuems DescriptionIn today's rapidly-changing society, people must continually come up with creative solutions to ...

Wednesday
March 20, 2013
Event

Mitch Resnick Keynote @ Iberoamerican Congress on Scratch

LocationOmar Dengo Foundation, San José, Costa Rica DescriptionThis congress is to serve as a forum for exchange of experiences that enri...

Thursday
June 30, 2011
Event

Mitchel Resnick @ Schools for Tomorrow Conference

LocationThe Times Center, NYC Description

Thursday — Friday
September 22, 2011 —
September 23, 2011
Event

Thinking about Thinking about Seymour

"You can't think about thinking without thinking about thinking about something."- Seymour PapertThinking about Thinking about Seymour, a...

Thursday
January 26, 2017
10:00am — 5:00pm ET
Event

Mitchel Resnick: IDC Closing Panel on Seymour Papert

Exact time tba.Media Lab alum Paulo Blikstein from Stanford University will be hosting a panel on the impact of Seymour Papert's research...

Thursday
June 27, 2013
Article

Mitch Resnick's book Lifelong Kindergarten selected for a 2018 PROSE Award

Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity through Projects, Passion, Peers and Play has been selected for a 2018 PROSE Award.

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Karen Brennan and Mitch Resnick @ Scratch Conference

LocationBarcelona Description

Thursday
July 25, 2013
Article

From TED: Reading, Writing, and Programming with Mitch Resnick

Article

Interview: Mitchel Resnick

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Mitch Resnick recognized with ISTE "Making IT Happen" Award

The Making IT Happen award honors outstanding educators and leaders for improving digital learning opportunities for students

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Mitchel Resnick Keynote at World Conference on Educational Media and Technology

LocationVictoria, BC Description

Tuesday
June 25, 2013
Article

Mitch Resnick: The next generation of Scratch teaches more than coding

Much has changed since we introduced the first generation of our Scratch programming language and online community, back in 2007.

Article

MIT's Mitch Resnick on what ‘Toy Story’ gets wrong about the future of play

If you’ve ever seen the Toy Story movies, you may remember the neighbor kid, Sid. His room is presented in horror-movie fashion, with dim...

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Quentin Mitchell

Director's Fellow

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MLTalks

The MLTalks series brings leading voices from a wide range of fields into the Media Lab for thought-provoking conversations, wh...

Oct. 6, 2011
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Media Lab Conversations Series: Guts and Genius

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

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William J. Mitchell

Professor

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Mitchell Baker

Research Affiliate

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Mitchell Tseng

Visiting Professor

Event

MLTalks: Helen Margetts

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

Tuesday
May 3, 2016
Event

MLTalks: Dr. Temple Grandin

Dr. Temple Grandin in conversation with founder and director of the Media Lab's Affective Computing Rosalind Picard.

Tuesday
March 17, 2015
Article

Mitchel Resnick Awarded 2011 World Technology Award in Education

Article

Mitchel Resnick Awarded 2011 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education

Event

MLTalks: Jack Schulze

Jack Schulze in conversation with Kevin Slavin.

Thursday
August 1, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Howard Rheingold

Howard Rheingold in conversation with Joi and Mimi Ito.

Thursday
May 10, 2012
Video

Thinking about Thinking about Seymour

Thinking about Thinking about Seymour celebrated the ideas and research of Seymour Papert.

Jan. 26, 2017
Article

Mitchel Resnick among Fast Company's 100 Most Creative People

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MLTalks: J.J. Abrams

J.J. Abrams in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Tuesday
November 27, 2012
Event

MLTalks: Mark Bauman

Mark Bauman in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Monday
September 23, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Baratunde Thurston

Baratunde Thurston in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Thursday
January 10, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Chris Woebken

Chris Woebken in conversation with Kevin Slavin.

Event

MLTalks: Yancey Strickler

Kickstarter's Yancey Strickler in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
April 3, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Lawrence Lessig

One Way Forward: Lawrence Lessig in conversation.

Event

MLTalks: Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
April 4, 2012
Event

MLTalks: Sarah Parcak

Archaeologist Sarah Parcak in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Thursday
September 11, 2014
Event

MLTalks: Warren Ellis

Mythophysics of the new normal: Warren Ellis in conversation with Kevin Slavin.

Monday
March 13, 2017
2:00pm — 3:30pm ET
Event

MLTalks: Tony Wagner

LocationMIT Media Lab, Third Floor Atrium DescriptionThis event is presented jointly with DLab.When information is ubiquitous and free, a...

Friday
May 11, 2012
Event

MLTalks: Khalida Brohi

LocationMIT Media Lab, Building E14, 6th Floor DescriptionThis talk has been postponed and will be rescheduled.Khalida Brohi is a 24-year...

Wednesday
October 31, 2012
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
Event

MLTalks: Scott Cook

Leadership for the Innovation Age: Intuit's Scott Cook in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
October 10, 2012
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: Beth Noveck

Founder and Director of The Governance Lab Beth Noveck in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
May 29, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Jillian York

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

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MLTalks: Colleen Macklin

Colleen Macklin in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

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MLTalks: Susan Crawford

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

Thursday
March 28, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Sam Kass

Sam Kass, Nutrition Policy Advisor and Personal Chef to President Obama, in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Monday
February 23, 2015
Event

MLTalks: B. Alan Wallace

B. Alan Wallace in conversation with Ethics Initiative Director Tenzin Priyadarshi and Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Thursday
October 30, 2014
Event

MLTalks: Rob Pardo

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. Chief Creative Officer Rob Pardo in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
May 7, 2014
Event

MLTalks: George Church

American geneticist, molecular engineer, and chemist George Church in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Friday
May 2, 2014
Event

MLTalks: Jaron Lanier

How to Love and Criticize Technology at the Same Time: Jaron Lanier in conversation with Ken Perlin, Hiroshi Ishii, and Pattie Maes.

Wednesday
March 5, 2014
Event

MLTalks: Khalida Brohi

Founder and Executive Director of the Sughar Empowerment Society Khalida Brohi in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
November 20, 2013
Article

Mitch Resnick Honored for Advancing Technology in Education

Event

MLTalks: Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin and Cameron Kerry

Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin in conversation with Cameron Kerry.

Friday
February 27, 2015
Event

MLTalks: Guts and Genius

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

Tuesday
March 3, 2015
Event

MLTalks: Christine Sun Kim

Christine Sun Kim in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.