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Lunch With a Luminary II

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This year's meeting features two days of Lunch With a Luminary sessions, where you can interact in an informal, small-group setting with leading researchers from MIT and other local institutions. When you register for the conference, you'll have the option to choose one lunch session on Sunday, and one on Monday. We'll direct you to a designated room in the MIT Student Center or MIT Building 4 to meet your chosen speaker. On your way, be sure to pick up a box lunch and drink in the Kresge Auditorium Lobby.

Monday's Lunch With a Luminary speakers include:

Vladimir Bulovic, Associate Dean for Innovation and Fairborz Maseeh Professor of Emerging Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Peter Fisher, Professor of Physics and department head, Department of Physics, MIT

Lorna Gibson, Matoula S. Salapatas Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Nancy Kanwisher, Walter A Rosenblith Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; investigator, McGovern Institute for Brain Research

John Leonard, Samuel C. Collins Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering and department head for research, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

David Mindell, Frances and David Dibner Professor of the History of Engineering and Manufacturing, Program in Science, Technology, and Society; Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Alex Pentland, Toshiba Professor of Media Arts & Sciences, program in media arts and sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Earlier Event: October 12
Boston University Photonics Center Tour
Later Event: October 12
LabCentral Tour