MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2018 Activities by Sponsor - Ms. Madeline M. Zhang

CDI-iMUSE Winter IAP Conference

Ziwen Jiang

Enrollment: Email application
Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions

The MIT China Development Initiative Club is hosting a forum on innovation and technology between students from top Chinese and U.S. universities. Specifically, we will focus on the role of technology in environmental development, governmental operations, and nonprofits in both China and the US. 

Contact: Ziwen Jiang,

iMUSE Conference - Day 0

Add to Calendar Jan/21 Sun 09:00AM-07:00PM MIT Campus / Dorms

List of activities:

-Delegates check-in, meet with student hosts

-Welcome socials & ice-breakers

iMUSE Conference - Orientation

Add to Calendar Jan/22 Mon 09:00AM-07:00PM Media Lab / Boston

List of Activities:

-Delegates TED Talk

-MIT Campus Tour

-Visit to MIT Media Lab

-Boston Excursion / Scavenger Hunt

-Project Team Formation

-Welcome Dinner

iMUSE Conference - Entrepreneurship

Add to Calendar Jan/23 Tue 09:00AM-07:00PM Boston

List of Activities:

-Visit to Google

-Visit to BrainCo Inc. (Startup at Harvard Innovation Lab)

-Networking night with startups at MIT BioTech Incubator at Harvard

iMUSE Conference - Service / Non-Profits

Add to Calendar Jan/24 Wed 09:00AM-07:00PM New House

List of Activities:

- Visit to Cambridge Innovation Center, presentation and UX design workshop with

-Service debrief and workshop with PBHA Chinatown Afterschool Program and Harvard Square Homeless Shelter


-Group Projects 1st team meetings

iMUSE - Global Media [OPEN TO PUBLIC]

Add to Calendar Jan/25 Thu 03:00PM-04:30PM Sloan E62-262, Open to Public

List of Activities:

- Guest Talk by Peter Doucette (BOSTON GLOBE Chief Consumer Revenue Officer)

iMUSE Conference - Government / Boston

Add to Calendar Jan/26 Fri 09:00AM-07:00PM Campus

List of Activities:

- Visit to and Presentations with Boston City Hall

- Movie night out at Boston AMC Lowes

iMUSE Conference - Project

Add to Calendar Jan/27 Sat 09:00AM-07:00PM Boston

List of Activities:

-Hot pot dinner @ iHouse

-Gordon Engineering Leadership Workshop

-Project work time

-PBHA Service Conference @Harvard Science Center

iMUSE Conference - Closing Ceremony

Add to Calendar Jan/28 Sun 09:00AM-01:00PM MIT Campus

List of Activities:

- Project presentations

- Closing ceremony