The Dutch association of female mathematicians, EWM – The Netherlands and the department of Mathematics and Computer Science at TU/e jointly organise an afternoon dedicated to “Celebrating Mathematics” on 27 August, 13.00 – 17.30. The event comprises talks that showcase the communication of mathematics, the popularisation of mathematics, and the impact of mathematics and closes with the opening of the photo exhibition “Women of Mathematics throughout Europe – A Gallery of Portraits”. The invited speakers are:
Prof. Nelly Litvak on “Inclusive mathematics”.
Prof. Ionica Smeets on “How to talk about mathematics”.
Prof. Frank Thuijsman on “Math, Mind and Marriage Problems”.
Dr. Tom Verhoeff on “Mathematical Art as Problem Solving”.
Registration to the event is for free but required. To register, please follow this link.
The abstracts of the presentations can be found here.
Location: Building "Luna", Lecture room "Corona", TU/e, Eindhoven
Further information regarding the programme will be communicated to registered participants via email.