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Around the HUB

Around the HUB: February 28-March 6

February 27, 2019

Your art, science, and technology events roundup from HUBweek

Welcome back to Around the HUB, a listing of of events in the arts, sciences, and tech taking place this week in Greater Boston. Check our blog each week for a new post! 

 

Thursday-1

Focus on Rare Disease: Decoding Genomes, Unlocking Therapies

Thursday, February 28, 3:00 PM — 6:00 PM

Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, 415 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

FREE

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Corporate Inno Connect 2019

Thursday, February 28, 3:00 PM — 8:30 PM

Venture Café Kendall, 1 Broadway, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142

FREE

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Digital Transformation Summit: AI, Ethics, and Business Decisions

Thursday, February 28, 4:00 PM — 7:00 PM

Harvard Business School, Klarman Hall, 117 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02163

FREE

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Nanomedicine for Acute Critical Illness

Thursday, February 28, 4:30 PM — 5:30 PM

60 Oxford Street, Room 330, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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Monthly Idea Night at the BUild Lab

Thursday, February 28, 5:30 PM — 7:00 PM

BUild Lab, 730 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

FREE

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Evolution Matters: David Quammen and Carl Zimmer

Thursday, February 28, 6:00 PM

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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Public Conversation: Cross-City Arts Partnerships: Challenges, Models & Impacts to Amplify New Voices

Thursday, February 28, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

Boston Public Library, Johnson Building, Rabb Hall, 700 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116

FREE (RSVP)

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Fresh Faces: MassArt Reception at Abigail Ogilvy Gallery

Thursday, February 28, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, 460 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118

FREE

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The Fashionscape and Arts of Boston

Thursday, February 28, 6:30 PM — 9:00 PM

Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building, 2300 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02119

FREE

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Communication Can Be a . . . Drag

Thursday, February 28, 7:00 PM

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE (RVSP required)

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 Friday-1

MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference 2019

Friday, March 1, 8:00 AM — Saturday, March 2, 7:00 PM

John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, 900 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115

$250-$2500

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The Art of Conversation | BostonSpeaksSeries

Friday, March 1, 8:00 AM — 10:00 AM

50 Milk Street, Floor 20, Lighthouse Room, Boston, MA 02109

FREE

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Beyond Words: Gender and the Aesthetics of Communication

Friday, March 1, 9:00 AM

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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Cooking on a Budget: SNAP-ED Nutrition Workshops

Friday, March 1, 10:00 AM — 11:00 AM

The Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover Street, Boston, MA 02108

FREE

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First Fridays: Pajama Party

Friday, March 1, 5:00 PM — 9:30 PM

ICA Boston, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA 02210

$0-$15

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MFA First Fridays

Friday, March 1, 6:00 PM — 9:30 PM

MFA Boston, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115

$0-$25

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Women Take the Reel Film Series: Matangi/Maya/MIA

Friday, March 1, 6:30 PM

MIT List Viual Arts Center, 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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Saturday-1

MakeMIT

Saturday, March 2, 7:00 AM — Sunday, March 3, 12:30 PM

MIT Innovation Initiative, One Broadway, 12th Floor (E70), Cambridge, MA 02142

FREE

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IDEA 2019 Conference: Embrace Your Impact

Saturday, March 2, 8:30 AM — 5:00 PM

Boston University Questrom School of Business, 595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

$15-$20

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Social Enterprise Conference at Harvard

Saturday, March 2, 9:00 AM — Sunday, March 3, 5:00 PM

Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School, 100 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02163

$55-$190

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Applied AI: The Machine Learning Conference at Harvard Business School

Saturday, March 2, 9:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Hawes Hall, 37 Harvard Way, Boston, MA 02163

$16-$25

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2019 MIT Asia Business Conference

Saturday, March 2, 9:00 AM — 6:00 PM

MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst Street, 6th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02139

$50-$75

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Dorchester Art Project Anniversary Party: A Brain Arts Org Celebration

Saturday, March 2, 6:00 PM — 11:30 PM

Dorchester Art Project, 1486 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA

FREE

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Silly Soirée

Saturday, March 2, 6:00 PM — 8:30 PM

Boston Children’s Museum, 308 Congress Street, Boston MA 02110

$40-$75

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Sunday

ICA Deep Dive: Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

Sunday, March 3, 11:00 AM — 4:00 PM

ICA Boston, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA 02210

FREE (RSVP)

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Chillin' On D - A Special Winter Pop Up

Sunday, March 3, 12:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Lawn on D, 420 D Street, Boston, MA 02210

FREE

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Monday 

Human-Machine Collaboration in Art Making

Monday, March 4, 5:00 PM — 6:00 PM

Kresge Auditorium, 48 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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Michael Bierut and Jessica Helfand: Culture is Not Always Popular

Monday, March 4, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

MIT Press Bookstore, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

$0-$31

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Decoding, Leveraging and Protecting Our DNA in The Age of Personal Genomics

Monday, March 4, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM

CIC, Venture Café Kendall, 1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142

$0-$15

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Tuesday-1

“Taming the Fear of Recurrence Monster” in Cancer: Mind-Body Skills and Case Presentation

Tuesday, March 5, 8:00 AM — 9:00 AM

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Bornstein Family Amphitheater, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115

FREE

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Food Development Meeting

Tuesday, March 5, 3:00 PM

Clover HUB, 1075 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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AAUW Work Smart in Boston 

Tuesday, March 5, 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM

WeWork South Station, 745 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02111

FREE

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Making the Earth and Moon

Tuesday, March 5, 6:00 PM

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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Put Your Money Where It Matters: A Practical Intro to Impact Investing for Individuals

Tuesday, March 5, 6:00 PM — 8:30 PM

Venture Café Kendall, One Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142

$8-$12

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 Wednesday-1

Breakthroughs in Genetic Medicine

Wednesday, March 6, 4:30 PM — 5:30 PM

Folkman Auditorium, Enders Building, Boston Children’s Hospital, 320 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

FREE

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Neuroinflammation in Disease: Strategies and Targets Toward a Way Forward

Wednesday, March 6, 5:00 PM — 7:00 PM

Walter Amphitheatre, TMEC 246, 260 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

FREE

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LinkedIn Women of Boston

Wednesday, March 6, 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM

WeWork, 31 Saint James Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

$0-$35

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Celebrating Latina Leadership

Wednesday, March 6, 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM

Holland & Knight LLP, 10 Saint James Avenue, #1200, Boston, MA 02116

FREE

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Women in Boston Tech International Women's Day Panel

Wednesday, March 6, 5:30 PM — 8:30 PM

Bullhorn, 100 Summer Street, 17th Floor, Boston, MA 02110

FREE

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inspireWellness: Café Night at District Hall

Wednesday, March 6, 5:30 PM — 9:00 PM

District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210

FREE

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BUILD Fundraiser 

Wednesday, March 6, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

Boston College Club, 100 Federal Street, 36th Floor, Boston, MA 02210

$25

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