Friday, March 22, 2013 | 7:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Speakers: Jessica S. Ancker (Weill Medical College of Cornell University), Barbara Barry (Northeastern University), Herbert Chase (Columbia University), Curtis M. Coomes (RTI International), Humberto Cruz (New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute), Michael C. Gibbons (Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute), Miguel Gomez (US Department of Health and Human Services / AIDS.gov), Martin S. Kohn (IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center), Joseph C. Kvedar (Center for Connected Health, Partners Healthcare), Debra A. Lieberman (University of California, Santa Barbara), Roberto Martinez (New York State Department of Health), Deven McGraw (Center for Democracy & Technology), John O. Moore (MIT Media Lab), Jean-Luc Neptune (Health 2.0 LLC), William Rodriguez (Daktari Diagnostics, Inc.), Stephen C. Schoenbaum (The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation), Iana Simeonov (University of California, San Francisco), George E. Thibault (The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation), Marc M. Triola (NYU School of Medicine), Jennifer D. Uhrig (RTI International)
Explore the impact of digital technologies on clinical care, especially for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. Speakers will discuss eHealth strategies and tools for patient-centered care, provider communications, clinical decision support, medical education, and research.
Thursday, October 11, 2012 | 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Speakers: Debashis Barik (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center),
Christine Grimaldi (Boehringer-Ingelheim),
Nir Hacohen (Massachusetts General Hospital, Broad Institute and Harvard Medical School)
The immune response deters dangerous intruders, but when it fails, can lead to autoimmune ailments, ineffective immunotherapies and adverse reactions to biological therapies. This symposium examines the behavior of this complex, dynamic network.
August 23 - 25, 2012
Keynote Speakers: Drs. Christof Koch and Allan Jones (The Allen Institute for Brain Science), David Van Essen (Washington University in St. Louis), Sean Hill (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne), and George Church (Harvard Medical School)
This meeting will bring together researchers working at the forefront of systems and computational neuroscience to discuss cutting-edge developments in understanding neural coding from the micro, meso, and macro scale.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 | 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Organizers: Chris Garvin (Terrapin Bright Green), Michel Wahome (The New York Academy of Sciences)
Our intent is to look at the potential data pool for the entire real estate industry and draw out the value between data sets and determine what data we should be collecting in order achieve sustainability and market transformation goals.
Thursday, March 15, 2012 | 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Speaker: Adi Pick (Harvard University)
The Lyceum Society is comprised of the Academy's retired and semi-retired members. Talks cover various scientific fields. All Academy members are welcome.
Thursday, February 16, 2012 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Speakers: Chris Garvin (Terrapin Bright Green), Cliff Majersik (Institute for Market Transformation), and Chris Pyke (USGBC)
There is an increasing focus on policy, standards, and interoperability of building data. Without the proper tools, the virtual tsunami of building data can overwhelm potential users. This event draws out the market transformation opportunities.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Speaker: Christian Rudder (OKCupid)
For the fifth installment of the Being Human in the 21st Century Series, OKCupid's resident blogger, Christian Rudder, will give a behind-the-scenes look into human mating in the 21st Century, just in time for Valentine's Day.
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 | 4:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Organizers: Andrea Califano (Columbia University), Manuel Duval (Network Therapeutics Inc.), Aris Economides (Regeneron Pharmaceuticals), Gustavo Stolovitzky (IBM Research), Jennifer Henry (The New York Academy of Sciences)
Speakers: Narendra Maheshri (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Johan Paulsson (Harvard Medical School), Chris Wiggins (Columbia University), Grégoire Altan-Bonnet (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center)
Fluorescence microscopy advances have opened new vistas in the study of the dynamics of molecules in single cells. This symposium brings together systems biologists working on the elucidation of the effects of noise in single cells using mathematical and experimental methods.
Monday, December 5, 2011 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Speakers: Chris Bregler (New York University) and Heather Knight (Carnegie Mellon)
For the fourth installment of the Being Human in the 21st Century Series, roboticists Heather Knight and Chris Bregler discuss our familiar but strange robot-human relations.
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Speakers: Lee T. Guzofski (G2G Enterprises) and Thomas M. Malaby (University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee)
Anthropologist Thomas Malaby and game designer Lee T. Guzofski discuss how our humanity shapes, and is shaped by, our virtual experiences. This is the third event in our Being Human in the 21st Century Series.