Maths Inspiration Online Show: How Maths Can Save The Planet

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Overview

Join Matt Parker and a group of leading experts for a live interactive hour online, as we show how careers that deal with climate change make use of Statistics, Probability, Geometry and Estimation.

More details can be found on the Maths Inspiration website

Who will benefit from attending?

The show is aimed at Year 10, 11 and 12 students with an interest in mathematics. 

Content

Statistics: What’s happening now?
Chris Budd (University of Bath)

Mathematical modelling: Predicting the future
Sammie Buzzard (Cardiff University)

Probability: how likely are extreme events?
Victoria Stephenson (University of Bath)

Optimal shapes: the best designs for low energy and high strength
Mel Allwood (Arup Engineers)

Scale: What will make the biggest difference?
Hugh Hunt (Trinity College Cambridge)

Followed by a live Q&A

Other Information

Bookings will be via Maths Inspiration - the link on right will take you to their booking form.

Key Facts

Event ref:

#8948

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 10 & 11

Curriculum focus:

11-16 maths

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

1 hour

Region:

National

Venue:

YouTube

Date:

Wed 10th Nov 2021

Course times:

14:00 - 15:00

Fee:

£75+VAT for a whole school.

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

Maths Inspiration
[email protected]

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