MIT xPRO

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | January 19th, 2022
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If you are interested in an MIT xPRO course or program, but aren't sure whether its right for you, attending a free informational webinar might help your decision-making process. 

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Manufacturing | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | January 14th, 2022
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If you are interested in an MIT xPRO course or program, but aren't sure whether its right for you, attending a free informational webinar might help your decision-making process. 

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Online Education | Professional Development | Leadership

By: MIT xPRO | November 17th, 2021
3 Minute Read

"The two questions that companies are asking themselves now is: 'Are my workers set up for success?' and 'Do they have the skills they need to keep up with increasingly new and complex technological changes?'”

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Machine Learning

By: MIT xPRO | November 3rd, 2021
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As organizations increasingly invest in artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives, most are not achieving their goals. Gartner estimates that through 2023, only 50% of organizations will take their AI projects past proof of concept. We asked MIT Professor Youssef Marzouk what factors might be holding companies back from faster and broader machine learning adoption and impact. Marzouk is co-director of the MIT Center for Computational Engineering and the director of MIT’s Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory. He is also one of the lead faculty for the MIT xPRO online program Machine Learning, Modeling, and Simulation: Engineering Problem-Solving in the Age of AI.

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Online Education | Engineering | Systems Thinking

By: MIT xPRO | October 20th, 2021
4 Minute Read

In the past 18 months, most of us have experienced what happens when supply chains falter.  In a recent webinar, Dr. Chris Caplice, Executive Director of the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics and Dr. Bruce Cameron, Director of MIT's System Architecture Lab, discussed how the pandemic called attention to the interconnectedness of supply chains and the value of a systems thinking approach for professionals working in supply chain design and management.  

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Leadership | Manufacturing | Quantum Computing | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | August 2nd, 2021
5 Minute Read

Did you know that MIT xPRO hosts free live webinars and Q&As, led by MIT faculty and instructors? These virtual presentations detail the ins-and-outs of MIT xPRO's courses and programs and cover special topics in emerging technology and workforce education. Join MIT instructors to explore topics like systems thinking, supply chain management, additive manufacturing, machine learning, and more in these upcoming webinars:.

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Professional Development | Manufacturing

By: MIT xPRO | May 3rd, 2021
4 Minute Read

A recent survey of professionals who earned a professional certificate in Additive Manufacturing (AM) from MIT xPRO illustrates how learning online can result in career improvements.

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Professional Development | Manufacturing | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | February 22nd, 2021
6 Minute Read

Two-thirds of Survey Respondents Saw Career impact Within SIX Months.   A recent survey of professionals who earned Architecture and Systems Engineering certificates from MIT xPRO illustrates how learning online can result in major career advancement.  

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Manufacturing | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | February 8th, 2021
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It's easy to get overwhelmed by all of the free educational webinars and online learning resources available today. The good news is that it only takes an hour to gain new insights from MIT faculty on the latest topics in emerging technology and workforce learning. 

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Technology Insider | Manufacturing | Biomanufacturing

By: MIT xPRO | December 14th, 2020
3 Minute Read

As the COVID-19 pandemic intensified across the globe in April 2020, and many cities and states shut down, Professor J. Christopher Love and his team returned to the MIT Love Lab to critical path work--developing a vaccine candidate for COVID-19.