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.

December 23, 2020

Preparing for the next pandemic

TPP student and former US Army medical officer Molly McGuigan models PPE need for healthcare facilities from hospitals to dentist offices.
MIT News | December 22, 2020

Dava Newman named director of MIT Media Lab

A TPP alum and former TPP director, visionary astronautics researcher, explorer, and expert on human adaptation to space, Dava Newman will help write the next chapter of the Institute’s world-renowned research center.
LIDS | November 24, 2020

Understanding how people make sense of information in the information age

TPP alum Manon Revel, now a student in LIDS and SES, has been investigating how advertising in online publications affects trust in journalism.
Fri 29

TPP Virtual Alumni Gathering

January 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

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