We are grateful for the support of the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab in fostering the next generation of AI entrepreneurs. Their sponsorship enables this exciting opportunity for our students and researchers to showcase their innovative ideas and potentially transform the future of various sectors with generative AI.
Anantha Chandrakasan, Dean, MIT School of Engineering
David Schmittlein, Dean, MIT Sloan School of Management
Dina Katabi, Andrew (1956) and Erna Viterbi Professor of EECS; Founder of Emerald Innovation (AI, Entrepreneurship)
Aude Oliva, MIT Director of MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab; Senior Research Scientist , MIT CSAIL (AI, Industry)
Bill Aulet, Managing Director, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship; Ethernet Inventors Professor of the Practice, MIT Sloan School of Management (Entrepreneurship)
MIT Ignite Team:
Paul Cheek – Executive Director, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Mary Beth Gallagher – Director of Communications, MIT School of Engineering
Emily Goldman – Program Manager, MIT IBM Watson AI Lab
Lauren Hinkel – Communications Officer, MIT IBM Watson AI Lab
Amrutha Killada – Associate Director, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Liz McShane – Program Coordinator, MIT IBM Watson AI Lab
Samantha Smiley – Senior Administrative Assistant, MIT IBM Watson AI Lab
Doug Williams – Orbit Product Lead, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Greg Wymer – Director of Marketing & Communications, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
About the MIT School of Engineering
The MIT School of Engineering’s mission is to educate the next generation of engineering leaders, to create new knowledge, and to serve society.
About the MIT Sloan School of Management
The mission of the MIT Sloan School of Management is to develop principled, innovative leaders who improve the world and to generate ideas that advance management practice.
About the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Our focus is the education of MIT students to whom we provide proven frameworks, courses, co-curricular programs, state-of-the-art facilities, advisory services, and processes to create a rigorous, practical, customized, and integrated educational experience. We accept and welcome our leadership role to advance the field at MIT as well as globally.
About the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab
The MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab is a community of scientists from MIT and IBM Research dedicated to pushing the frontiers of artificial intelligence and translating breakthroughs into real-world impact. Founded in 2017, the Lab works with industry to translate fundamental science into applications that solve immediate problems in the business world and beyond.