Events and activities relating to the Centre for Mathematical Cognition.

Past events

Grid Algebra launch

Grid Algebra - created by CMC's Dave Hewitt - was launched at an event at Burleigh Court Hotel on 4 October.

Grid Algebra software launched

CMC get training in modern eye tracking technology

5 September 2022

Thanks to continual investment, CMC staff and PhD students get training on new cutting-edge eye tracking equipment.

CMC receive eye tracking technology training

CMC Away Day 25 April 2022

Trent Bridge was the base for discussions at the CMC's second Away Day in April 2022. 

Read more about the CMC's second away day

Book launch

Thursday 24 February 2022, from 1.00pm, Burleigh Court

Celebrating the publication of 'Repositioning out-of-school learning', co-authored by Professor Tim Jay, Head of the Mathematics Education Centre.

Join us for the launch event!

Workshop - Is play the missing link to maths achievement?

Wednesday 9 February 2022, 9.30am-4.30pm, Burleigh Court Hotel

The Centre for Mathematical Cognition is hosting a workshop presented by Dr Petro Erasmus on the Maths Whartels program which was developed based on predictors of maths achievement and focuses on the importance of play in mastering maths conceptsd and developing a positive study orientation in maths.

More information and book

Department of Mathematics Education PhD Conference

10-12 November 2021

A collaborative and insightful conference was hosted by PhD students in the Department of Mathematics Education. 

DME PhD conference

CMC/MEC Barbecue

29 June 2021

The CMC/MEC Barbecue was held at Loughborough University on 29th June 2021.  This was a networking event with CMC/MEC staff and PhD students to aid research culture cohesion.

CMC/MEC Barbecue photos

CMC's First Away Day

15 June 2021

The CMC’s first away day took place on the 15th June 2021 and was held at Prestwold Hall in Leicestershire.  The day focussed on Centre Key Performance Indicators, research conversations, Impact presentations and Introduction of the CMC Impact Framework.

Away Day photos

Research England E3 Conference

26 February 2020

Research England organised a networking event at the Cube in Birmingham for all E3 Centre Directors and Centre Managers to discuss future strategy and present research posters from Units. There was also roundtables and workshops on sustainability, Unit monitoring and Early-Career researchers development.

Conference photos

Centre for Mathematical Cognition Launch

5 February 2020

The Centre for Mathematical Cognition was formally launched on 5 February. The event took place at The Link Hotel in Loughborough.

Launch event photos