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Distinguished Lectures

Presented By: Mark Kryder
November 5, 2015

Mark H. Kryder from Carnegie Mellon University discusses the history and future of data storage technology during the 9th installment of the Presidential Lecture Series on Thursday, November 5, 2015.

Previous Lectures

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Wiel Arets
March 30, 2015

The eighth installment of the Presidential Lecture Series, hosted by President John L. Anderson, was held on Monday, March 30, 2015. John W. Rowe, IIT Regent, Former Chairman of the Board, and Chairman Emeritus of Exelon Corporation, introduced the lecture titled: “Towards a Hybrid Metropolis,” presented by Wiel Arets.

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Martin Cooper
November 10, 2014

Martin Cooper (EE '50, M.S. '57) delivers his lecture “The Birth and Death of the Cell Phone” as the seventh installment of the Presidential Lecture Series.

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Dr. Robert S. Langer
October 7, 2014

Dr. Robert S. Langer delivers the 2014 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture, "Biomaterials and biotechnology: From the discovery of the first angiogenesis inhibitors to the development of controlled drug delivery systems and the foundation of tissue engineering." Langer is a David H. Koch Institute Professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Marshall Brown
June 11, 2014

Illinois Institute of Technology's Office of The President Presents, "Anticipation: Urban Scenarios for the Obama Presidential Archive." A lecture by IIT Associate Professor of Architecture Marshall Brown took place on Wednesday, June 11, 2014.