Previous events

11 & 12 April 2018

Computer Aided Assessment in Mathematics

MatRIC's CAA Network is joined by representatives of the ABACUS network from Finland. The principal focus will be on the use of the CAA program 'STACK'. The developer of STACK, Professor Chris Sangwin from Edinburgh University will be contributing. The programme below is at a developmental stage. MatRIC will cover overnight accommodation at Scandic Bystranda Hotel in Kristiansand for up to 30 participants. Participants from outside Norway should first apply by e-mail to and receive an invitation. Those requiring accommodation must contact the hotel directly e-mail: or telephone: +47 21 615000 Quote booking code 780UNI100418_003 to ensure the agreed rate. The hotel will hold rooms until March 10, 2018.

18 October 2017 Ernst Hotel, Kristiansand


A workshop with Professor Mike Askew and 2017 Holmboe prize winner Hanan Mohamed Farouk Abdelrahman for mathematics teacher education lecturers and students.

Gardermoen, Clarion Hotel & Congress Oslo Airport. 9-10 October 2017

Excellence in Teaching Higher Education Mathematics

On-line registration is now closed. There are a few places remaining, late comers should contact Elisabeth Rasmussen or call 9587 6710 MatRIC's fourth annual conference. Keynote speakers include: Berit Kjeldstad, Norwegian University of Science and Technology; Chris Budd, Bath University, England; Chris Sangwin, The University of Edinburgh, Scotland; Chris Rasmussen, San Diego State University, California.

Gardermoen, Oslo - 19 & 20 October 2016

Addressing the challenges faced by teachers and learners of university level mathematics

MatRIC's third annual conference with keynote speakers: Prof. Michael Dorff, Brigham Young University, Utah, USA; Prof. Carl Winsløw, Copenhagen University; Prof. Knut Mørken, University of Oslo; and Dr. Inger Christin Borge, University of Oslo. Note: the programme below is subject to change.

October 10, 2016. Clarion Ernst hotel (Room: Max Volume) Kristiansand

What does it mean to be a good mathematics teacher?

A workshop for mathematics teacher educators and students NOTE: Change of venue!

University of Agder, Kristiansand. 9 - 11 August 2016

Mathematical Modelling Colloquium 2016

The goal of this colloquium is to bring together people using or interested in using modelling and realistic applications in undergraduate university teaching and researching on the use of mathematical models and modelling in teaching. We welcome participants wishing to share personal experiences which may enrich our teaching with new ideas.