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April 24 2009

We're in transition...

Our trip has been intensive so far...
We're currently sitting in the introductionary session... still haven't had the time to post about wednesday's and thursday's events.. but I'll try very hard to do so this evening.

April 22 2009

The Race between Education and Technology

Excerpt from the announcement:
Tuesday April 21, 2009

5:30 pm-7:00 pm  Askwith Education Forum - The Race between Education and Technology
Claudia Goldin, Henry Lee Professor of Economics, and Lawrence Katz, Elisabeth Allison Professor of Economics, both at Harvard University, will speak about their new book. [...]
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We had a very, extraordinarily interesting talk with Noam Chomsky. More details to follow!
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On our way to meeting Noam Chomsk. In the background, MIT's fabulous Stata Building.
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Boston Freedom Trail with Claudia Schwarz.

April 21 2009

First full day in Boston

First night in dormitory quite ok - woke up a few times due to jetlag!

Next on the agenda:
boston city tour
meeting with Mr. most cited man of the world: Noam CHOMSKY - gonna be very interesting!!!


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First evening in Boston.
We got through the airport's passport and customs control flawlessly.
Weather's quite chilly, mingled with a few drops of rain.

We had a beer in Boston's Cheers pub after checking into the International Guest House.

March 16 2009

Pattie Maes from MIT demos The Sixth Sense

This is being developed where we're going! I'm really looking forward to the Media Lab...

March 04 2009

Media in Transition 6 Webpage

stone and papyrus
storage and transmission

International Conference - April 24-26, 2009 - MIT
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