MIT Innovation Ecosystem (iEcosystem) Symposium

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Thursday, October 12, 2017

MIT Innovation Ecosystem (iEcosystem) Symposium
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - Friday, October 13, 2017

Technology Square
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142
United States

The MIT iEcosystem Symposium will bring a global community of practitioners from industry, risk capital, startups, academia, and government, together with thought leaders and scholars to explore the implementation of novel models, programs, and initiatives that enhance economic growth and social progress in innovation ecosystems.

Program Information
Best suited for those from both the public and private sectors who serve as innovation ecosystem leaders responsible for managing, developing, and cultivating models, programs, and initiatives in regions around the world.

For more information, please visit the symposium homepage or email the organizers at

Location Information
Day 1: 
Registration, Poster Sessions and Lunch: Atrium @ 100 Technology Square
Afternoon Sessions: Ragon Institute @ 400 Technology Square
Reception @ Tech Square

Day 2: 
Breakfast and Morning Session: Ragon Institute @ 400 Technology Square
Track Breakout Session and lunch locations to be announced
Afternoon session and closing program: Ragon Institute @ 400 Technology square 

Online Registration 

The deadline for submitting your online registration and payment is October 9, 2017 at 11:59PM EDT. Payment is due upon registration if paying via credit card or upon receipt of your online invoice if paying by another method. On-site registration will be offered on a space-available basis by cash or check only. Space is limited.

Registration Fees (in USD)

Registration Type

Early Bird Registration Fee
Valid through August 31, 2017
at 11:59PM EDT

Standard Registration Fee
Valid September 1, 2017 -
October 13, 2017

General Participant

$175 $250

MIT Faculty, Staff & Students*

$0 $0
*MIT ID required. If a valid MIT ID cannot be presented, the General Participant rate will apply. Limited tickets are available for MIT Faculty, Staff & Students.

What's Included
  • All sessions and materials
  • Lunch on October 12-13; Breakfast and Lunch on October 13
  • Receptions on October 12-13
Cancellations, Refunds, Changes

Requests for cancellations, substitutions, or other changes may be made online until October 9, 2017 at 11:59PM EDT. To cancel or make a change after that date, please send email to

Cancellations received in writing to will receive a refund less a processing fee as follows:
  • Cancellations received on or before October 9 at 11:59PM EDT will receive a full refund.
  • Cancellations received after October 9 at 11:59PM EDT will receive a refund less a cancellation fee equal to 50% of the registration fee ($87.50 USD early bird fee; $125 USD regular fee).
All refunds will be made in US dollars and will be processed in the manner in which the original payment was submitted. Credit card refunds will be issued to the original card.

Registration Questions
Please contact MIT Conference Services
Phone: 617-253-1700

To request disability accommodations, please email the organizers at