MIT-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum 2012
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a hotspot of scientific research where technologies are constantly taking shape to address real-world challenges. As China faces many such challenges today, we believe this is an ideal time to provide an interactive discussion forum between China and researchers at MIT.
Pitch to China: MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest 2012
Have you ever felt called to build your own business? Do you want to try your opportunities in China? Are you looking for partners with shared your vision? Have you ever wondered if your business ideas fit China? The MIT-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (MIT-CHIEF) presents to you the «Pitch to China» Business Plan Contest.
MIT Sustainability Summit 2012
Experts tell us that the strain human society is placing on the planet's resources is accelerating us towards an environmental event horizon, a point beyond which there is no turning back. But there is another story developing—one of innovative business models and technologies that are leading us to a sustainable future.
Legacy of the Orient Express: A journey of trains and street music
In 2007 I travelled back and forth across Europe several times, covering almost all paths of the various historical Orient Express routes using modern trains that run over segments of the same historical routes. I found not only a transportation legacy but also a musical one, as the routes pass through some of the most renowned and diverse musical heartlands of Europe. Street music was to be found everywhere, and here are just a few short clips from my limited stopovers in various cities.
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