History of Mathematics & Teaching of Mathematics

First Announcement and Call for Papers


History of Mathematics

and Teaching of Mathematics

Eger, Hungary
2016. May 18-22.

Mathematics - a common language for Europe for a thousand years.

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The aim of the conference is to present aspects of the History of Mathematics, including its impact on the Teaching of Mathematics, to provide a forum to meet each other, and to give an opportunity for young researchers to present their results on the history of mathematics. We invite our colleagues, students, graduate students and other researchers to take part in the meeting.

The meeting will be hosted by the Eszterházy Károly University of Applied Sciences, and Eger the city famous for its history. The scientific programme of the conference will be scheduled on 19th, 20th and 21st May 2016.

Cooperating partners

  • School of Mathematics of the University of St Andrews,
  • Department of Analysis of the University of Miskolc,
  • Department of Mathematics, Teacher Training College of the Eötvös University Budapest,
  • Institute of Mathematics, and Institute of Informatics of the University of Debrecen,
  • Borsod Brach of the János Bolyai Mathematical Society, Hungary,
  • Junior Mathematical Society Miskolc.

Organizing Committee

Local Organizing and Scientific Committee

  • Kálmán Liptai, Eszterházy Károly University of Applied Sciences (liptai(at)ektf.hu)
  • Tibor Juhász, Eszterházy Károly University of Applied Sciences (juhaszti(at)ektf.hu)
  • Miklós Hoffmann, Eszterházy Károly University of Applied Sciences (hofi(at)ektf.hu)

The programme of the conference is planned to include talks and posters.


Each participant will be given the possibility of presenting his/her contribution as a short (15-20 minutes) talk or a poster. Refereed papers will be published in the conference volume.

Call for papers

  • Authors are invited to submit an abstract to the Organisers
  • The abstract must be written in English.
  • For technical details and uploading use the form provided by the local organizing committee

Deadline for submission extended to: 30 March 2016
Notification of acceptance: 31 March, 2016
(for early registrations within 10 days)


Please use our preliminary on-line registration form available on the local conference web page, where you can fill in the date of your arrival and departure, your option for accommodation.

Abstracts and full papers are expected to be submitted via the local conference page already existing and a copy using the Easy Chair Conference System page (https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=hmtm2016), at the event HMTM-2016

Registration fees

Early registration (Before 31st March, 2016) 100 EUR
Later and on spot registrations: 130 EUR
Accompanying person and students 80 EUR


- 80% minus bank charges, if cancelled before April 15th.
- 50% minus bank charges, if cancelled before May 1.

Bank details for the transfer of your registration fee

The registration fees should be transferred to the:
Account holder: Miskolci Ifjúsági Matematikai Egyesület
Account No: 54500112-10016013-00000000
IBAN: HU96 5450 0112 1001 6013 0000 0000
Bank: Felsőzsolca és Vidéke Takarékszövetkezet, 3561 Felsőzsolca, Kassai út 28.

Please NOTE that your registration becomes valid when your registration fee is received.

The registration fee for participants includes

  • guided tour of the city on the pre-conference day,
  • get-together party (Wednesday, May 18.),
  • conference materials,
  • coffee breaks,
  • welcome party (Thursday. May 19.),
  • conference dinner (Friday, May 20.),
  • trip (Saturday, May 21.)

The registration fee for accompanying persons includes

  • guided tour of the city on the pre-conference day
  • get-together party (Wednesday, May 18.),
  • welcome party (Thursday. May 19.)
  • conference dinner (Friday, May 20.)
  • trip (Saturday, May 21.)

Preliminary programme

Wednesday, 18 May
Arrivals, registration, guided city tour, get-together party
Thursday, 19 May
Opening – 10:30 a.m., Keynote lectures: 11-13
Lectures 14-18 , welcome party
Friday, 20 May
Lectures: 9-12, 14-18, conference dinner
Saturday, 21 May
Lectures: 9-12, Closing Ceremony
Trip: 14-18
Exploring the city
in the evening
Sunday, 22 May

The list of registered participants, list of abstracts, programme details, last minute information

The list of registered participants will appear on the local conference site. Please check your data.
Upon acceptance the submitted abstract will be included in the list of abstracts.
Programme details and last minute information will appear in due time on the local conference site, and any change will be communicated to you by e-mail.


Participants may book accommodation using the registration form.
When booking please indicate the date of your arrival and departure, and special info: eg. Non-smoking, vegetarian meals etc.

For registered participants the hosting organizers will book accommodation according to the registration details. Participants will pay their own accommodation on arrival.
If you have other plans please let us know and we will be pleased to assist you in finding accommodation elsewhere.

Conference materials

  • Program booklet
  • Abstracts
  • Booklet with the invited lectures

Conference volume

The refereed contributed papers will be published in a conference volume. The authors of accepted contributions are requested to send in 2 copies (an editable Word or tex version, and a pdf format version) before the end of April 2016. The conference CD is planned to be ready for the meeting.


More information

Péter Körtesi
H 3515 POB.10.,
University of Miskolc
phone/fax: 00-36-4656146, or 00-36-20-9826766 or 00-36-70-3326885
matkp(at)uni-miskolc.hu, pkortesi(at)gmail.com