MIT Technology and Policy Program

TPP addresses societal challenges through research and education at the intersection of technology and policy. Our goal is to mobilize science and engineering to inform intelligent, responsible strategies and policies to benefit communities from local to global.

MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative | January 18, 2022

Current TPP Student Yiran He uses research to fight for energy justice

First-year TPP student and Environmental Solutions Initiative (ESI) research assistant, Yiran He, will plug into projects like Here & Real which engages with U.S. regions facing particular economic risks in the transition to a low-carbon economy. In collaboration with local advocates and stakeholders, she will develop research that gives us new insights into equity issues and opportunities for these regions and the people who live and work in them.
December 20, 2021

MIT’s first hybrid Policy Hackathon yields strong collaborations and results

Teams proposed policy solutions to challenges in health care and COVID-19, internet policy and cybersecurity, housing and city planning, transportation, and environmental justice.
MIT News Office | November 30, 2021

Energy hackers give a glimpse of a postpandemic future

Current TPP students Kailin Graham and Youssef Shaker among organizers of the 2021 MIT EnergyHack.

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