Atractor's participations since 2007

March 22, 2018
Talk "The Mathematics of Azulejos"
Jornadas de Matemática IST
Instituto Superior Técnico

September 29, 2017
European Researchers' Night
organized by the Museum of Natural History and Science - University of Porto
Rectory of the University of Porto

July 14, 2017
Mini-course "The mathematics of tides"
Summer School of the Portuguese Society of Mathematics and 10th edition of Mat-Oeste (under the subject Mathematics of the Sea)
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria

June 17, 2017
Presentation of Atractor's 3D materials
Annual Meeting of the ECSITE - The European Network of Science Centres and Museums
University of Porto

June 17, 2017
Special Session "Interactive Materials for Geometry"
Geometrias17 Meeting, organized by APROGED
University of Coimbra

June 15-16, 2017
Exhibition "Communicate in 3D"
Museum of Transport and Communications, Porto

April 28, 2017
Session "GeClaMini and AtrMini: useful tools in the teaching of Mathematics for Primary School and Lower Secondary"
School of Education of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto

April 12, 2017
Pratical Session "GeCla: a didactic tool in the teaching of Symmetry"
Profmat 2017
School of Technology and Management of the Polytechnic Institute of Viseu

April 9, 2017
Workshop "Symmetry: use of the program GeCla"
ENEMath - National Meeting of Students of Mathematics
Mathematics Department, Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra

December 7, 2016
Talk "Atractor and the Promotion of Mathematics"
Mathematics Department, Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra

November 16, 2016
Pratical Session "Symmetry: use of the GeCla program as a didactic tool"
Secondary school Felismina Alcântara, Mangualde, organized by the Training Center EduFor

November 5, 2016
Pratical Session "AtrMini: a useful tool in the teaching of Mathematics for Primary School and Lower Secondary"
Meeting Mathematics in the Early Years, organized by APM
Secondary school Santa Maria do Olival, Tomar

October 21, 2016
Practical sessions for students about AtrMini
III Mathematics Fair
Museum of Natural History and Science of the University of Lisbon

October 1, 2016
Pratical Session "Symmetry: use of the GeCla program as a didactic tool"
Technology Day, organized by APM
Secondary school Alberto Sampaio, Braga

September 4, 2016
Talk "Polyhedra on the Mirror"
Summer School of Mathematics
Mathematics Department of the Science Faculty of the University of Porto

July 24 to 31, 2016
Communication "Atractor - Popularizing Mathematics Through Virtual Content"
ICME13 –13th International Congress on Mathematical Education
Hamburg University, Germany

July 20 to 23, 2016
Communication "Atractor - visualization of Mathematics using 3D televisions and realistic virtual exhibits"
Conference IC16 - Imaginary Conference 2016
TAK Theatre, Berlim, Germany

July 11 to 13, 2016
  • Pratical Session "Symmetry: use of the GeCla program as a didactic tool"
  • Presentation of Atractor's exhibits
III International Meeting Casa das Ciências
Institute of Engineering of Porto

April, 27 to 29, 2016
Pratical Sessions about the programs GeClaMini e AtrMini
School of Education of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto

March 30 to April 1, 2016
  • Conference with discussion "Attract to Mathematics using virtual means"
  • Pratical Session "Symmetry: use of the GeCla program as a didactic tool"
  • Exhibition "Interactive Materials for Mathematics"
Profmat 2016
Porto

February 27, 2016
Pratical Session for teachers (accredited) "GeCla: a didactic tool in the teaching of Symmetry",
2º MatForum Meeting, organized by APM (the session was continued online, totalizing 10 hours)
Secondary school Marques de Castilho, Águeda

December 15, 2015
Opening of the exhibition Luxus Mirabilis (of the Museum of Science of the University of Porto which had Atractor's collaboration in two exhibits)
Museum Soares dos Reis, Porto

November 28 to December 15, 2015
Mini-course (accredited) for teachers: "GeCla: activities for the classroom"
4 attendance hours in the scope of the Mathematics Meeting EduForMat2015, in the Secondary school Felismina Alcântara in Mangualde, and 6 hours online

November 28, 2015
Plenary Conference: "3D has arrived"
Mathematics Meeting EduForMat2015
Secondary school Felismina Alcântara, Mangualde

October 28, 2015
Plenary Session "Atractor"
International Conference of the Espaço Matematico em Língua Portuguesa (Mathematical Space in Portuguese Language)
University of Coimbra

October 28 to 31, 2015
Presentation of Atractor's materials
International Conference of the Espaço Matematico em Língua Portuguesa (Mathematical Space in Portuguese Language)
University of Coimbra

October 23, 2015
Practical sessions for students about AtrMini and GeCla
III Mathematics Fair
Museum of Natural History and Science of the University of Lisbon

June 30, 2015
Workshop "GeCla"
Geometry Day, organized by APM
Secondary school Fontes Pereira de Melo, Porto

June 25, 2015
Workshop "AtrMini"
12th International Conference on Technology in Mathematics Teaching
University of Algarve

June 10 to 13, 2015
Presentation of several exhibits
AMS-EMS-SPM International Meeting
Science Faculty of the University of Porto

May 26, 2015
Talk "Atractor – some examples of Interactive Mathematics"
Institute of Engineering of Porto

January 26, 2015
Talk "Atractor’s software for Mathematics – AtrMini and GeCla"
Recreational Mathematics Colloqium IV
Pavillion of Knowledge, Lisbon

December 3, 2014
Presentation of Atractor
UATEC@Matemática
University of Aveiro

September 18, 2014
Communication "Atractor Project"
Matrix Conference
Dresden, Germany

July 23 to 24, 2014
Presentation of Poster
University of Aveiro

June 7, 2014
Talk "Is sailing necessary?"
Great Mathematics Fair
Museum of Natural History and Science of the University of Lisbon

April 12, 2014
Workshop "Symmetry: use of the GeCla program as a didactic tool"
Profmat 2014
Braga

March 8, 2014
Workshop "GeCla"
Technology Day, organized by APM
Secondary school Virgílio Ferreira, Lisbon

February 22, 2014
Workshop "GeCla"
Technology Day, organized by APM
Artistic School Soares dos Reis, Porto

December 3, 2013
Opening of the exhibition "How many symmetries do you know?" (organized by APPACDM Coimbra, and supported by Atractor)
Talk "Patterns - looking for symmetries"
Secondary school Quinta das Flores, Coimbra

November 24, 2013
Talk "Symmetry: friezes, patterns and stamps"
Museum of Transport and Communications, Porto

October 19, 2013
Talk "GeCla - learning symmetry in a playful and interactive way"
II Conference of the History of the Games in Portugal
Museum of Penafiel

October 19, 2013
Talk "Atractor's Experience"
First Meeting "Viva a Matemática", organized by S.Tomás Private School
Catholic University, Lisbon

November 13, 2012
Talk "Volume of the sphere: why \(\frac{4}{3}\pi^{3}\)?"
Secondary school Aurélia de Sousa, Porto

October 4 to 6, 2012
  • Plenary Conference "Presentation of GeCla – a useful tool in the teaching of Symmetry"
  • Workshop "Symmetry: use of the GeCla program as a didactic tool"
  • Workshop "Mathematics of planet earth 2013" – a project for the classroom (in collaboration with APM)
  • Participation in the thematic panel "Mathematics of planet earth 2013"
Profmat 2012
Coimbra

September 2 to 7, 2012
  • Collaboration in the Project "Da Planilândia à Esferolândia" (with a professor from the Math Department)
  • Talk "Symmetry: an interactive and dynamic approach"
Summer School of the Mathematics Department of the Science Faculty of the University of Porto

June 30, 2012
Workshop "Symmetry: an interactive and dynamic approach"
Museum of Science of the University of Coimbra

September, 2011
Plenary Conference "Areas and Volumes"
Meeting "Internacional Elementary Geometry from an Advanced Point of View"
Universty of Aveiro

July 27 to 29, 2011
  • Plenary Conference "Good Stamps for Wallpaper Patterns"
  • Workshop "Simmetry of Plane Patterns"
International Conference "Bridges"
University of Coimbra

April 18, 2011
Plenary lecture on the use of Mathematica in Mathematical Promotion
Meeting of users of Mathematica
Physics Department of the University of Coimbra

December 4, 2010
Talk "Stamping all friezes and patterns"
Delfos Project
Coimbra

September 26 to 29, 2010
Talk about Atractor
Remark: an article on the talk was published on book (by Springer)
European Workshop Raising the Public Awareness of Mathematics
Óbidos

September 2, 2010
Talk "Topics on Mathematics Promotion"
Profmat 2010
Aveiro

July 19, 2010
Workshop
MatCampus Meeting
Departament of Mathematics and Aplications of the University of Minho
Braga

March 2010
Talk "Simmetry – a dynamical presentation"
School of Education of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto

December 2009
  • Presentation of a Text to Braille translator developed in the scope of the Project "Mathematics for the Visually Impaired" by Atractor.
  • Presentation of several hands-on materials developed in the same Project.
  • Participation in a session included in the program"Science in Family"
Museum of Science of the University of Coimbra

October 2009
Talk about Atractor's DVD "Simmetry, the dynamical way"
Tardes de Matemática
University of Minho

September 2009
Talk about Atractor's DVD "Simmetry, the dynamical way"
Summer School of the Portuguese Society of Mathematics
University of Azores

September 2009
Talk about Atractor's DVD "Simmetry, the dynamical way"
Profmat 2009
Viana do Castelo

April 2009
Talk about Atractor's DVD "Simmetry, the dynamical way"
International Meeting, organized by Ludus Association
Évora

March 2009
Talk about Atractor's activities
Aproged Meeting
Caldas da Rainha

November 2007
  • Talk about Atractor's DVD "Simmetry, the dynamical way".
  • Workshop on Atractor's contents on its website.
AveiroMat 2007, National Meeting of Mathematics Teachers of Aveiro