A Summer of Conferences

A Summer of Conferences
9 juil. 2013

Welcome to a summer - or depending on the side of the globe: winter - full of conferences related to math art and math communication! IMAGINARY will be present at some of them, at others we would love to be there and hope to do so next time. Please find below a list of six upcoming conferences from July to September 2013, from Australia to Argentina and from Netherlands to Italy.

BRIDGES Conference 2013 in Enschede, Netherlands

The International annual conference of Bridges for Mathematical Connections in Art, Music, and Science was created in 1998 and is conducted annually. During the conference, practicing mathematicians, scientists, artists, educators, musicians, writers, computer scientists, sculptures, dancers, weavers, and model builders will come together in a lively and highly charged atmosphere of mutual exchange and encouragement. It will be held from July 27-31, 2013 in Enschede, Netherlands.

IMAGINARY will present two papers at the conference. More info on the IMAGINARY event page or on:

Symmetry Festival in Delft, Netherlands

Let’s discover (dis)symmetries of the heartwarming city of Delft together from 2-7 August, 2013. The festival includes a scientific conference, workshops, exhibitions and performances with music, movement and multimedia. The Symmetry Festival is an event series organised by the Symmetrion under the auspices of the International Symmetry Association (ISA) and under the patronage of the UNESCO.

More information at:

Creative Mathematical Science Communication Conference in Darwin, Australia

This conference on creative maths education and communication announces several visionary tasks like the design of a new, innovative master’s degree program in mathematical science communication or a journal in this field. The conference also includes outreach and outback activities and will be held from August 2 - 10 at Charles Darwin University in Darwin, Australia.

More information at:
http://www. cdu. edu.au/conference/csmaths

ESMA Conference in Cagliary, Italy

The second conference of the European Society for Mathematics and the Arts (ESMA) will be held from September 18 to September 20, 2013 at the University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy. The main themes of the Conference are mathematical tools and software for the creation of artistic scientific visualizations, analysis of artistic works from the mathematical point of view and the pedagogical uses of scientific artistic works.

More information on the IMAGINARY event page or at:
www.math-art.eu/Cagliari2013.php 7th International Conference of Mathematics and Design in Tucumán, Argentina

This international conference on Mathematics and Design will take place from September 2-6, 2013 at the Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo, Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Tucumán, Argentina. The objective of this conference is to convoke designers and scientists from differents fields of knowledge, interested in the active interaction between Mathematics, Art and Design. It includes topics like mathematical design, audio-visuals, visualizations and mathematical art. 

More information at:
http://www. maydi. org.ar

ÖMG-DMV Conference with MPE 2013 minisymposium in Innsbruck, Austria

The board of the Austrian Mathematical Society (ÖMG) and the organizing committee cordially invite to the 18th International Congress of the ÖMG from September 22 to 27, 2013 to Innsbruck. This conference is also the Annual Meeting of the Deutsche Mathematiker-Vereinigung. The meeting takes place at Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck. It includes a Teacher’s Day, a Special Session of the Universities of the Applied Sciences and several minisymposia, among them one on Mathematics of Planet Earth

More information at:
https://math-oemg-dmv-2013.uibk. ac.at


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21 mai. 2013

Today the sixth Russian IMAGINARY exhibition opens its doors in Tomsk, Western Siberia. It is coordinate and organized by the German Embassy in Moscow in collaboration with the Polytechnical University of Tomsk. It will be open for the public from the 21st of May until the 3rd of June 2013.

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30 avr. 2013

In August 2013, the 3rd regional school of natural sciences “Laboratory Z” for gifted children (grades 6-8), will take place in famous Akademgorodok of Novosibirsk, Russia. 

The goal of the summer school “Laboratory Z” is interest, immersion and expansion of students’ knowledge in subjects of mathematical, natural sciences (physics, chemistry) and technical (robot technology) areas. However, in the summer school there are no classes in...Lire la suite

17 avr. 2013

There is still more than one week left to participate in the ongoing SURFER picture competition, so start being creative and upload your images! The competition, that started already on May 18, 2012 will run until April 28, 2013. Then a judging panel will decide about the winners of the competition.

Algebraic surfaces are produced by simple equations in three spatial coordinates x,y,z. All points which satisfy...Lire la suite

16 avr. 2013

The Bridges conference 2013 about the connections between art and mathematics takes place from July, 27th until July, 31th, 2013, in Enschede, Netherlands. The most recent works at the interface of mathematics, music, art, architecture and culture will be presented.

Some highlights besides the conference program: art exhibition, experimental theater, Mime-Matics night, public lecture, music night, short film festival, poetry day,...Lire la suite

4 avr. 2013

This Friday, April 5, a special IMAGINARY exhibition featuring sculptures and images will be shown for the first time in Denmark, at the Steno Science Museum in Aarhus, see here for the event info. It will be open until August 31, 2013. Then the exhibition series in Russia will find its continuation in a one week exhibition at...Lire la suite