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Leading with innovation


MIT Technology Review’s flagship event on
emerging technology and global trends

Join in-person or online November 1-3, 2022

EmTech MIT 2022 is over. 

You can’t prepare for everything, but you need to be prepared for anything. Unwrap the technologies and trends that will have the greatest social and commercial impact and get the trustworthy, actionable guidance you need to navigate the ever-changing landscape of a world driven by technology.

EmTech brings together global changemakers, innovators, and industry veterans to distinguish what’s probable, plausible, and possible with tomorrow’s breakthrough technologies.

At EmTech MIT, we’ll explore:

Moonshots Learn from the pros on how to bring big ideas to life.

The next frontierHear how to turn space research into commercial success.

Artificial intelligenceGet tomorrow’s AI headlines, today.

The digital world See how the digital world will evolve to meet tomorrow’s needs.

Global tech Address the world’s biggest technology challenges.

Learn from the experts

Professor, MIT Media Lab; Co-director, K. Lisa Yang Center for Bionics
Professor, NYU; VP & Chief AI Scientist
Founder, Project Liberty; CEO
McCourt Global
Chief Scientist for Orbital Reef
Blue Origin
Executive Director
Blockchain Association

EmTech exclusives

Hear from the experts

Unparalleled access to our invitation-only speakers, presenting live and streamed to audiences worldwide.

Ask real-time questions

Live Q&A with our speakers, editors, and Innovators Under 35 available to both in-person and online attendees, as well as interactive polls and chatrooms.

Create deeper connections

Network with like-minded attendees, both online or in-person. Participate in open forum discussions and schedule 1:1 meetings to share insights and ideas.

A hybrid experience

Travel to MIT or join us online. Our new hybrid model allows you to attend from anywhere and catch up on a schedule that works for you.


Register for EmTech MIT

Online-only Access

  • Early access to the virtual event
  • All live mainstage content
  • An EmTech Preview to help you prepare
  • MIT Inside Track sessions with faculty and researchers
  • Peer-to-peer virtual networking and private meetings
  • On-demand access to the EmTech MIT library
  • One-year Digital subscription to MIT Technology Review
  • The Download, MIT Technology Review's weekday tech newsletter

In-person + Online Access

  • All Online-only benefits


  • Exclusive access to the renowned MIT Media Lab
  • In-person, live mainstage presentations
  • Special live content on November 1
  • First-access to Q&A sessions with speakers
  • Two evening receptions
  • Upgraded one-year Print+Digital subscription to MIT Technology Review

We are pleased to offer conference discounts to MIT alumni and other members of the MIT community, non-profit organizations, select affiliate groups, and parties of three or more. A limited number of scholarships are also available. Email us to inquire about your eligibility.


Cancellation policy

We understand the return to live events brings many unknowns, and safety is our top priority. Hybrid and online tickets are fully refundable until Oct 3, or you may convert your hybrid ticket to online without penalty. No refunds are offered after Oct 3, but you may transfer your ticket to another person at any time by providing authorization to us in writing. All cancellations, change requests, and transfers should be sent to Should MIT Technology Review make the decision to not host the in-person event, hybrid tickets will be converted to online and the cost difference refunded to your original method of payment.

Media registration

To request a media pass for an MIT Technology Review conference, please submit the media registration form.

Media passes are limited and are granted only to working journalists who intend to cover the event (see media and analyst required credentials on the form). The information you submit will be reviewed carefully, so please be as detailed as possible when filling out the form. Media credential approval for a prior MIT Technology Review conference does not guarantee approval for this event.

Email with any questions.

Attendee code of conduct

We are curating discussions that include a wide range of views on the most significant technologies and trends of the year. We are committed to providing safe, respectful forums – both live and online. By participating in this event, you agree to maintain a respectful environment during all parts of the conference. Violations will be dealt with at the organizer’s discretion and may result in removal from the event. To report an incident, please contact us at

Any speaker materials provided are meant for informational/educational purposes only and may not be reproduced or altered in any other way.

By registering for this event, you acknowledge that you may receive promotional messages from the event host(s) and sponsor(s). You may adjust your preferences at any time by clicking on the link in the email.

Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

We value diversity of ideas and perspectives, both onstage and among our audiences. We strive to include speakers with varied experiences and perspectives, and we offer scholarships to encourage event participation by underrepresented groups and individuals.

Career mentorship

Discounted tickets for early-career professionals are available to those new to the workforce and/or with limited experience in their field. Registrations will be reviewed as they’re received, based on industry experience, job title, and other relevant considerations. MIT Technology Review reserves the right to cancel tickets purchased by those that do not qualify.

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