Aim of the conference

University of Hamburg

The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for the presentation and exchange of information, experiences, and ideas relating to the teaching, learning and assessment of mathematical modelling, mathematical models and applications of mathematics at primary, secondary and tertiary level.


The following issues will be tackled by a variety of activities:

  • Pedagogical issues, such as the understanding of modelling, promotion of modelling competencies, cognitive aspects
  • Assessment of modelling activities in school and universities;
  • Connections to industrial or commercial practice, mathematics at the workplace;
  • Influences of technology;
  • Cross-cultural aspects and international studies

---> The conference programme you find here: ICTMA14 Programme .

---> The list of Abstracts you find here: ICTMA14 Abstracts.

---> Please check, especially orthographic accuracy and send your corrections until 18 July 2009 (until 16:00 pm local time Hamburg) via email to the ICTMA14 Conferenc Office: here

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The programme includes:

  • Plenary lectures followed by statements and contributions of invited experts in the field
  • Presentations by conference participants in parallel sessions
  • Panel discussion by invited experts on modelling perspectives around the world


Last update 22.07.2009