7th International Young Mathematicians' Convention 2016
Around 700 young mathematicians in 24 international teams from 16 countries, including Russia, Bhutan, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Brazil, Iran, Nepal, Philippines, Taiwan, UAE, Vietnam, USA, South Africa, Indonesia, Nigeria and 37 national and local teams from across the country unfolded the mysteries of mathematics at a common global platform at International Young Mathematicians' Convention 2016 organised by
CMS Gomti Nagar Campus I from 2 to 5 December 2016.
Junior and senior teams of young mathematicians participated in Maths Quiz, Relay Round, Individual Contests, Team Contest, Math Jingle, Mental Calculations etc. to showcase their skills. Besides, a mathematical fair was also held for the benefit of students wherein the students learnt new tricks in mathematics. This mathematical fair was equally beneficial for the maths teachers as the different alternatives to make the subject more interesting and simple were displayed.
World renowned mathematicians Dr Simon L Chua, President, Mathematics Trainers Guild, Philippines; Prof. Wen Hsien Sun, President, Chiu Chang Mathematics Education Foundation, Taiwan and Mr Mark Saul, Director, MTCIMS, New York University, USA, were here to judge the contests and provide guidance to the budding mathematicians.
Chief Guest of the closing ceremony, Mr Rudra Pratap Singh, IAS, Housing Commissioner, UP Housing Board, honoured the prize winners with shields,awards and certificates.