What to expect

Whether you join us in-person on the MIT campus or online from anywhere in the world, our attendee-first format delivers MIT Technology Review’s award-winning journalism in a hybrid environment, connecting live attendees and participants worldwide.

Mainstage speakers

Our invitation-only speakers are some of the visionary AI thought leaders and the most brilliant minds in science and technology.

A global audience

Our hybrid event model welcomes attendees from around the world, allowing both in-person and online participation in immersive formats focused on the attendee experience.

Live Q&A

Get your questions answered in real-time with Q&A, live polls, and our interactive experiences.

MIT Inside Track

No other conference offers this exclusive access to global experts and innovation hubs around MIT.

*VIP Hybrid ticketholders are invited to join us on campus for exclusive pre-event tours.

Networking opportunities

Bolster your professional network with our executive audience through 1:1 meetings, interactive chatrooms, and peer-to-peer networking.

*VIP Hybrid tickets include two evening receptions with attendees and speakers

On-demand content

Whether you miss a live session or want to revisit one later, you'll have online access to the presentations, videos, and media library for up to a year after the event.

Early access

Attendees will have access to our virtual platform. Log in early to set your agenda, make connections, browse our content collections, and get real-time help with any questions you have while navigating the online environment.

MIT Campus

EmTech Digital takes place at the iconic MIT Media Lab, one of the world’s leading research and academic organizations, located on the MIT campus in Cambridge, MA.

Click here for complete information about getting to and around campus.

Health and safety

We’re committed to creating a safe environment for attendees. EmTech Digital follows MIT Covid policies and in-person attendees are required to adhere to these. 

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Experience EmTech Digital your way

All attendees have access to our virtual event platform featuring live-streamed mainstage sessions, videos on demand, a library of materials from our speakers, and access to the attendee list.

Read more about what’s included in your ticket.

VIP Hybrid: In-person + Online

An invitation to join us on campus at the iconic Media Lab, located on the MIT Campus in Cambridge, MA

Special MIT Inside Track sessions featuring in-person lab tours around campus of MIT CSAIL and the MIT IBM Watson AI Lab

Live Q&A with our world-renowned speakers and journalists

Increased safety protocols to provide a healthy environment

Opportunities to create meaningful connections during programming breaks and evening receptions

Virtual: Online-only

Live-streamed and on-demand viewing of all mainstage programming

Interactive chats and polling to connect with our global audience

Opportunities to submit questions in real-time for our speakers on stage

Exclusive MIT Inside Track content for on-demand viewing

Open forums and 1:1 meeting capabilities to network with like-minded attendees

Event partners

Partner with MIT Technology Review’s events

Partnering with MIT Technology Review makes a strong statement about your brand's commitment to thought leadership and ground-breaking innovation.

Interested in partnering with us?
Contact Andrew Hendler at 646-520-6981 or via email.