MITEF NW Space: Are We There Yet? Tourists, Entrepreneurs, & Miners in Orbit50 years, of space exploration and manned space travel have been the exclusive domain of governments with the vast majority of space travelers on government missions. Today, we're at the dawn of a new era in spaceflight. The space frontier is opening up to private citizens and industry. Up to 11,000 private citizens are expected to take suborbital spaceflights in the next decade, and private companies are hauling supplies to the international space station and prospecting asteroids.
Paul English and Jason Pontin discussing Greek talentPaul English, cofounder of Kayak.com, intervied by Jason Pontin during the launch event of the Greek chapter "Making Greece a Technology Hub by 2021" discussing Paul's experiences with Greek talent and engineers.
Paul English presents his views on invention at the launch event "Making Greece a Technology Hub by 2021"Paul English, cofounder of Kayak.com, intervied by Jason Pontin during MIT Enterprise Forum Greece launch event "Making Greece a Technology Hub by 2021". He presents his views on how invention comes from people who don't understand the rules.
Event Preview -- Space: Are We There Yet?Event Details:
Date: Sept. 16, 2013
Time: 5:30pm – 8:15pm
Location: Museum of Flight 9404 East Marginal Way S, Seattle, WA 98108
Future of RFID by Sanjay Sarma at Auto-ID and Sensing EXPODr. Sanjay Sarma, co-founder of The Auto-ID Center at MIT, talks about how RFID will evolve as supply chains expand. Dr. Sarma will also speak to how RFID will great leverage cloud solutions, advance analytics and big data approaches.
NFC Futures & Challenges Panel at Auto-ID and Sensing ExpoPanel discussion of NFC applications, security, compliance, and brand protection.
Innovation Series: Innovations in Water- Making a Splash in MassachusettsMany start-up company innovators in Boston’s entrepreneurial ecosystem are already at work addressing the problem of water scarcity. At this final MIT Innovation Series event of the year, we’ll heard some of hottest water tech innovators in the Boston area discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by the growing global demand for fresh water.
6th MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition 2013 6th MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition in partnership with Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives
AvatarAvatar provides innovative Arabic based products and services that create impact and reflect another perspective of creativity to overcome the lack in the digital Arabic content.
In addition, Avatar uses the power of social distribution based audience engagement and evaluation of the content.
You can follow "Avatar" on Twitter: @AvatarIT
AppysAppy's is a healthy and tasty snack made of naturally dehydrated crispy Lebanese apple chips, promoting for a new agro food concept in the region.
Appy's introduce a new market for apples trade and therefore it is an important support for the Lebanese farmers and a great booster for the agro food industry.
You can follow "Appy's" on Twitter : @Appuyschips