Kendall Square: Innovation Playground

Kendall Square: Innovation Playground

Hosted by MIT

When

Oct 11

12:00 08:00 PM

Where

MIT

1 Broadway Cambridge, MA 02139

Cost

Free

The showcase will be an interactive celebration of community, arts and technology in the most innovative square mile on the planet. The event will feature a diverse array of ongoing, hands-on activities for all ages starting at 12:00pm, culminating in a celebration at 5:00pm to mark the start of construction of the Institute’s newest graduate student residence hall and the installation of a special community-based mural designed by the Community Art Center’s Teen Media Program. Following the ceremony, guests are invited to attend a reception at 6:00pm and the interactive activities will continue until the event wraps up at 8:00pm.

Activities from 12:00pm to 8:00pm will include:

  • Community Art Center’s Art Truck
  • Laser Graffiti
  • Augmented Reality
  • GIF Photo Booth
  • First-Person View Drone Racing (note: ends at 5:00pm)
  • Interactive LEGO Model of the Kendall Square Initiative