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Professional Development | Manufacturing | Engineering | MITx MicroMasters® Programs | MIT Open Learning | Systems Thinking

By: MIT Open Learning | March 2nd, 2022
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Our world runs on increasingly complex and interrelated systems. Approaching problems in technical environments from a systems perspective is an essential skill for many professionals, as organizations look to drive and optimize complex projects under high-pressure conditions. 

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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 | Engineering | Systems Thinking

By: MIT xPRO | October 20th, 2021
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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
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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 | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | February 22nd, 2021
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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 | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | July 16th, 2020
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Our abrupt and ongoing shift to remote work is having wide-ranging effects on design, engineering, and manufacturing industries, putting great pressure on organizations to be more agile, efficient, and flexible in a COVID-19 world.

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Online Education | Professional Development | Manufacturing | Quantum Computing | Engineering | Negotiation | Machine Learning

By: MIT xPRO | May 27th, 2020
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There are more online learning resources to choose from than ever before. If you’re looking to learn emerging technologies or prepare your workforce for digital transformation an informational webinar can help you explore the content, structure, and learning outcomes of a prospective online course.  Explore online courses and programs in topics like additive manufacturing, leadership, machine learning, negotiation, systems engineering, and quantum computing. Register to view any of the MIT-faculty led on-demand webinars below. 

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Technology Insider | Manufacturing | Engineering | Machine Learning

By: MIT xPRO | April 17th, 2020
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"You don’t have to become a machine learning expert to apply these new tools effectively. Engineers who more fully understand where machine learning can help -- and where it can’t -- can achieve real gains from these tools, whatever their industry.” -- Professor Youssef Marzouk Scan what has been published and written about machine learning, and you might conclude that it is the sole domain of big tech software companies such as Amazon, Google and Facebook. Yet, beyond commonly known applications such as predicting consumer behavior and driving e-commerce with recommendations, machine learning is being applied to design new aircraft and automobiles, build safety-critical systems, conduct chemical process design, and even predict earthquakes.