Conference Program

Registration and coffee

Welcome session

New museums panorama

Adrien Rossille, Institut Henri Poincaré - Maison Poincaré


Tracy Drinkwater

Seattle Universal Math Museum

Can Ozan Oğuz

Matematiğin Peşinde in Istanbul

Lunch break

Keynote speaker: Nicky Case

Innovation in math museums and math outreach

Tim Reinhardt, Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Real-time Computation of Simple Conformal Maps

Lauren Siegel, MathHappens Foundation

Hang Time

Katie Chicot, MathsWorldUK - The Open University

From MathsCity to MathsWorld

Coffee break

Math bazaar cocktail session

Featuring a Mathematics and Mime performance by Tim and Tanya Chartier.

Projects, ideas, and performances by Arnaud Chéritat, Olga Cooperman, Paul Stephenson, Anduriel Widmark, Lauren Siegel, Guido Ramellini, Elena Mille, Maria Luisa Spreafico, Riccardo Moschetti, Anja Randecker, Ezgi Kantarcı Oğuz, Can Ozan Oğuz, Rahel Brugger, Emmanuelle Féaux de Lacroix, Darío Alatorre, Emil Simeonov, et al.

Cocktail and dinner reception

New ideas and tools for math outreach and education

Lora Saarnio, Nueva School

Mathematical Duel

Aleksandra Ravas & Guido Ramellini, Erasmus+ Project Team

Meet Emy the Fox on her STEM Quest

Elena Mille, Passau Math Museum - University of Passau

Hands-On Mathematics by students for schoolkids

Jorge Nuno Silva, Ludus and University of Lisbon

The Fluid Math Museum

Keynote speaker: Tim Chartier

Lunch break

Art and mathematics

Rinke Suntka

Equally Unequal

Manya Sundstrom, Curiosum-Umeå University

Nodal for Music Making

Kristof Fenyvesi, Finnish Institute for Educational Research, University of Jyväskylä

Mondrian Blocks: Cognitive Training in a Box

Coffee break

Panel: Science of mathematics communication

Nathalie Ayi

Sorbonne University

Anna Hartkopf

Freie Universität Berlin

Erin Henning

Freie Universität Berlin

Moderator: Elodie Chabrol

Cultural activity (optional)
Visit to the National Natural History Museum (galleries of evolution, geology and mineralogy)

Welcome and coffee

Keynote speaker: Olivier Druet

Hot topic morning: Artificial Intelligence, Climate Change

Andrew Gelman, Columbia University

Math, Statistics, and Politics

Daniel Ramos, IMAGINARY

Mathematics of the Climate Crisis

Volker Gaibler & Bianca Violet, MAINS (Mathematik‑Informatik‑Station) / IMAGINARY

Communicating Artificial Intelligence

Lunch break

Panel: Building worldwide communities

Montserrat Alsina

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, MMACA, SCMM

Cindy Lawrence

National Museum of Mathematics

Andreas Matt


Cyrielle Valet

Institut Henri Poincaré Endowment Fund

Moderator: Elodie Chabrol

Keynote speaker: Olga Paris-Romaskevich

Coffee break

Collaborative creative session

Presentation of the Maison Poincaré
Sylvie Benzoni, Institut Henri Poincaré

Closing session

Keynote Speakers

Nicky Case
Olivier Druet
Tim Chartier
Olga Paris-Romaskevich

Meet us in Paris!

Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2022

Institut Henri Poincaré
11 rue Pierre et Marie Curie
75005 Paris, France

Register now
Registration will close on August 26, or once the 150 person limit is reached.

Conference fee: EUR 180.

There is also a reduced fee of EUR 100 for students and special groups (please send a message indicating the reason you apply for this discount to [email protected]).