Section Meeting

Spring 2018 meeting

Saturday, Sunday, May 13, 2018, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Invited Speakers (Word format)

MAA 2018 Meething Program

Panel Discussion with Partner Disciplines on Teaching Mathematics(Word format)

Meeting Postcard
Meeting Poster
8:30 - 12:00 AM Registration
8:30 - 11:30 AM Refreshments
8:30 - 3:30 PM
Book exhibits
9:00 - 9:20 AM
Welcome and introductions
Dr. Benjamin Rifkin, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Hofstra University Dr. Daniel E. Seabold,
Chairman, Department of Mathematics, Hofstra University Dr. Elena Goloubeva, Chair of the Metropolitan New York
Section of the MAA, Webb Institute
9:20 - 10:25 AM Invited Speaker:
Geometric Optimization Problems for Efficient Viewing: Finding Good Ways to See Things Well
Dr. Joe Mitchell, Stony Brook University
10:30 - 11:30 AM Invited Speaker:
A Matter of Gravity
Dr. Steven G. Krantz, Washington University in St. Louis
11:30 - 12:30 PM Lunch 
12:00 - 12:30 PM
Contributed Poster Session
12:30 - 1:10 PM
Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony
12:30 - 1:10 PM
Math Bowl
Moderators: Dr. Dan Ismailescu
Dr. Eric Rowland
1:15 - 2:15 PM Invited Speaker:
The Future of Prediction
Dr. Lionel Levine, Cornell University
2:20 - 3:20 PM Invited Speaker:
Learning to Personalize from Observational Data
Dr. Nathan Kallus, Cornell University
3:30 - 4:30 PM Panel on Strategies and Research in Teaching:
Organizers: Dr. Johanna Franklin, Dr. Mutiara Sondjaja
Moderator: Dr. Mutiara Sondjaja
3:30 - 5:30
Contributed Paper Sessions
Research Session
Pedagogy Session
Miscellaneous Session
Faculty/Student Session
Student Session

Invited Speakers and Presentations
Hofstra Campus Map
Parking Info and Driving Directions