2013 NYSMATYC Annual Conference
"Everything You Can Imagine Is Real"April 12-14 - The Queensbury Hotel - Glens Falls, NY
The 46th Annual NYSMATYC Conference was a success!
Many thanks to all attendees, presenters, volunteers, keynote speakers, Queensbury Hotel staff, colleges and vendors who supported this event and NYSMATYC.
View the Soma Cubes video from Session 15 (banned in Germany)
Some highlights of the conference were:
- Our first NYSMATYC IGNITE on Friday night; it was fun, informative, and entertaining
- Our first CRAFT NIGHT on Saturday; it was relaxing and mathematically enhanced
- Our second GAME NIGHT on Saturday; it was exciting and energizing
- Three keynote speakers:
- Friday night: Dr. Maria Franco, "Reimagining the Learning: Making Mathematics Real"
- Saturday afternoon: Jim Matthews, "Trains, Rice, and Lockers: Imagine the Mathematical Connection"
- Saturday night: Dr. Steve Kahn, "Believing in the Greatness of Students - and Conquering Algebra"
- Scholarship winners at the Friday night dinner
- An AMATYC Presentation on Friday night
- The Annual Estimation Run on Saturday morning with 27 attendees
- The Annual NYSMATYC Business Meeting with more than 90 people in attendance
- A Cocktail Hour on Saturday night
- 37 outstanding presentations from our colleagues
- A Roundtable discussion on transfer issues
- The following vendors with their representatives: Cengage Learning, Hawkes Learning, Learning Express, Maplesoft, Pearson, Smarthinking, Texas Instruments.
Thanks again to all who sponsor and support NYSMATYC. We are hoping to see everyone at the Treadway Inn in Owego, NY, April 4-6, 2014!~ Sophia Georgiakaki - conference coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org) ~