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1st UNESCO International Day of Mathematics

Event cancelled

Friday, March 13, 2020

This event will take place in French.

At Pavillon André-Aisenstadt
2920, chemin de la Tour, salle 1140
Montréal H3T 1J4
Métro Université-de-Montréal

Here is the program, starting from the end:

19 h 30
Quel effet a le mot mathématique sur vous?
Frédéric Gourdeau (Université Laval)

Room 1140
Conference centered around the magic and playfulness of mathematics. What secrets do they hide, what do they reveal? You’re invited to discover these subjects, wether you’re a novice or an expert in maths!

18 h
Mathematics Fair + Wine and snacks

Adjacent area (room 1180)
The Mathematics Fair is an activity where the playful aspects of maths are presented. Many activities will take place at the same time and people will be able to go from one stand to the other. Our guests :

  • Guillaume Poliquin (Collège Ahuntsic) salle 1409
  • Louise Poirier (CRM, Université de Montréal)
  • Samuel Gagnon (AQJM, Université Laval)
  • Stéphane Durand (Cégep Édouard-Montpetit)

17 h
Want to share your passion for mathematics? Here’s why and how

Panel organised by the Mathematics Association of Quebec animated by Louise Poirier (CRM, Université de Montréal)
Room 1177

  • Bernard R. Hodgson (Université Laval)
  • Marc-André Désaultels (Cégep St-Jean-Sur-Richelieu)
  • Nadia Lafrenière (Dartmouth College)
  • Paul Guertin (Cégep André-Grasset)

16 h
Colloque des sciences mathématiques (CRM-ISM)

Almut Burchard (University of Toronto)
Optimal shapes arising from pair interactions
Room 1175
This conference will be held in English.