Monday, August 3, 2015

If your into Math and Gaming you want to make this one: 2015 Conference to Honor Seminal Figures in Combinatorial Game Theory: August 3, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

 National Museum of Mathematics Hosts
Mathematics Of Various Entertaining Subjects Conference,  
Offers Over 50 Educational and Family Friendly Discussions

Monday, August 3 and Tuesday, August 4
at the National Museum of Mathematics in Manhattan

2015 MOVES Conference to Honor Seminal Figures 
iCombinatorial Game Theory: 
John Conway, Elwyn Berlekamp and Richard Guy

WHAT:  The National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) will host its second conference on theMathematics Of Various Entertaining Subjects (MOVES). The MOVES 2015 conference is held in honor of the seminal figures in combinatorial game theory: John Conway, Elwyn Berlekamp and Richard Guy, co-authors of numerous research articles and books, including the classic Winning Ways for your Mathematical Plays.

The three-day event will feature over 50 discussions and activities on current research in recreational mathematics, as well as a wide variety of family-friendly mathematical events for adults and children of all ages.

View the full program here. For more information, visit

WHO: John Conway, Princeton University
Elwyn Berlekamp, University of California, Berkeley
Richard Guy, University of Calgary

WHEN: Monday, August 3, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday, August 4, 8:30 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

WHERE: National Museum of Mathematics: 11 East 26th Street
Baruch College, 24th Street and Lexington Avenue

RSVP:  Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend, and RSVP is mandatory. Please contact Amanda Bush (amanda@philandcompany.com646-490-6446).  


About the National Museum of Mathematics
The National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) strives to enhance public understanding and perception of mathematics in daily life. The only math museum in North America, MoMath fulfills an incredible demand for hands-on math programming, creating a space where those who are math-challenged-as well as math enthusiasts of all backgrounds and levels of understanding- can revel in their own personal realm of the infinite world of mathematics through more than 30 state-of-the-art interactive exhibits. MoMath was awarded the bronze 2013 MUSE Award for Education and Outreach by the American Alliance of Museums. MoMath is located at 11 E. 26th on the north side of popular Madison Square Park in Manhattan. The Museum is open seven days a week from10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, visit


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