
Thursday May 15 pm  
17:00  19:00  Welcoming/registration, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

Friday May 16 am Comparison of Experiences  
8:00  17:00  Exhibits, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 
8:00  17:00  Registration, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

8:45  9:00  Opening, DSR510 

9:00  10:15  Frederick Leung, Plenary Lecture and questions, DSR510 

10:15  10:45  Coffee Break, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

10:45  12:30  Panel, moderated by Tom O'Shea, DSR510 

12:30  13:45  Lunch (provided), Pavillon d'Education N2800 

Friday May 16 pm Critical Thinking  
13:45  14:45  JeanPierre Kahane, Plenary Lecture, DSR510 

14:45  15:15  Plenary Response, DSR510 

15:15  15:45  Coffee Break, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

15:45  17:15  Working Group 1: Teaching Geometry Effectively with Dynamic Software, First Session, DS1545

15:45  17:15  Working Group 2: Mathematics for Active Citizenship, First Session, DSM320

15:45  17:15  Working Group 3: Popularization of Mathematics, First Session, DSM340

15:45  17:15  Working Group 4: Learning in the Presence of Technology, First Session, DSM220

15:45  17:15  Working Group 5: Making it Interesting, First Session, DSM425

15:45  17:15  Working Group 6: Mathematics and Intuition, First Session, DSM260

15:45  17:15  Working Group 7: Education of Elementary School Teachers: Goals and Challenges, First Session, DSM280

15:45  17:15  Working Group 8: The Needs of Industry in a Mathematical Education, First Session, DS1570

15:45  17:15  Working Group 9: Educating Secondary Mathematics Teachers, First Session, DS1580

15:45  17:15  Working Group 10: Mathematics Teacher Training, Algebra, and Teacher Shortages, First Session, DSM240

15:45  17:15  Working Group 11: Teaching Mathematics to Aboriginal Students: the Importance of Building on the Aboriginal Cultural Differences, First Session, DSM440

15:45  17:15  Working Group 12: InService Secondary Teacher Education, First Session, DSM540

15:45  17:15  Working Group 13: Rethinking Math Thinking in Secondary Maths Classes, First Session, DS1540

15:45  17:15  Working Group 14: The Visual at the Core of Mathematics, First Session, DSM445

15:45  17:15  Working Group 15: Teaching Mathematics at College Level, First Session, DSM560

15:45  17:15  Working Group 16: Preparation for University Engineering and Science Courses, First Session, DSM465


20:00  21:00  JeanMarie De Koninck, Public Lecture, DSR510 

Saturday May 17 am Goals and Challenges in the Modern School  
8:00  17:00  Exhibits, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 
8:00  17:00  Registration, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

9:00  10:15  Ravi Vakil, Corinne Jetté, André Deschênes and Kanwal Neel, Panel, DSR510 

10:15  10:45  Coffee Break, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

10:45  12:15  Working Group 1: Teaching Geometry Effectively with Dynamic Software, Second Session, DS1545

10:45  12:15  Working Group 2: Mathematics for Active Citizenship, Second Session, DSM320

10:45  12:15  Working Group 3: Popularization of Mathematics, Second Session, DSM340

10:45  12:15  Working Group 4: Learning in the Presence of Technology, Second Session, DSM220

10:45  12:15  Working Group 5: Making it Interesting, Second Session, DS1525

10:45  12:15  Working Group 6: Mathematics and Intuition, Second Session, DSM260

10:45  12:15  Working Group 7: Education of Elementary School Teachers: Goals and Challenges, Second Session, DSM280

10:45  12:15  Working Group 8: The Needs of Industry in a Mathematical Education, Second Session, DS1570

10:45  12:15  Working Group 9: Educating Secondary Mathematics Teachers, Second Session, DS1580

10:45  12:15  Working Group 10: Mathematics Teacher Training, Algebra, and Teacher Shortages, Second Session, DSM240

10:45  12:15  Working Group 11: Teaching Mathematics to Aboriginal Students: the Importance of Building on the Aboriginal Cultural Differences, Second Session, DSR340

10:45  12:15  Working Group 12: InService Secondary Teacher Education, Second Session, DSM540

10:45  12:15  Working Group 13: Rethinking Math Thinking in Secondary Maths Classes, Second Session, DS1540

10:45  12:15  Working Group 14: The Visual at the Core of Mathematics, Second Session, DSM445

10:45  12:15  Working Group 15: Teaching Mathematics at College Level, Second Session, DSM560

10:45  12:15  Working Group 16: Preparation for University Engineering and Science Courses, Second Session, DSM465


12:15  13:45  Lunch (provided), Pavillon d'Education N2800 

Saturday May 17 pm Teacher Education and Development  
13:45  15:00  Hyman Bass and Deborah Ball, Plenary Lecture and questions, DSR510 

15:00  15:30  Coffee Break, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

15:30  17:00  Working Group 1: Teaching Geometry Effectively with Dynamic Software, Third Session, DS1545

15:30  17:00  Working Group 2: Mathematics for Active Citizenship, Third Session, DSM320

15:30  17:00  Working Group 3: Popularization of Mathematics, Third Session, DSM340

15:30  17:00  Working Group 4: Learning in the Presence of Technology, Third Session, DSM220

15:30  17:00  Working Group 5: Making it Interesting, Third Session, DS1525

15:30  17:00  Working Group 6: Mathematics and Intuition, Third Session, DSM260

15:30  17:00  Working Group 7: Education of Elementary School Teachers: Goals and Challenges, Third Session, DSM280

15:30  17:00  Working Group 8: The Needs of Industry in a Mathematical Education, Third Session, DS1570

15:30  17:00  Working Group 9: Educating Secondary Mathematics Teachers, Third Session, DS1580

15:30  17:00  Working Group 10: Mathematics Teacher Training, Algebra, and Teacher Shortages, Third Session, DSM240

15:30  17:00  Working Group 11: Teaching Mathematics to Aboriginal Students: the Importance of Building on the Aboriginal Cultural Differences, Third Session, DSR340

15:30  17:00  Working Group 12: InService Secondary Teacher Education, Third Session, DSM540

15:30  17:00  Working Group 13: Rethinking Math Thinking in Secondary Maths Classes, Third Session, DS1540

15:30  17:00  Working Group 14: The Visual at the Core of Mathematics, Third Session, DSM445

15:30  17:00  Working Group 15: Teaching Mathematics at College Level, Third Session, DSM560

15:30  17:00  Working Group 16: Preparation for University Engineering and Science Courses, Third Session, DSM465


18:30  19:00  Cash Bar, Crowne Plaza Montréal Centre 

19:00  22:00  Banquet, Crowne Plaza Montréal Centre 

Sunday May 18 am Summing Up with a Vision for the Future  
8:00  17:00  Registration, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

9:00  10:30  Going to the Second Forum, Panel 1, DSR510 

10:30  11:00  Coffee Break, Hall du Pavillon J.A DeSève 

11:00  12:30  How to Bring the Ideas of the Forum to the Public?, Panel 2, DSR510 