Workshop, August 28: Mathematics and Imagination
Ragnar Nurkse Department of Innovation and Governance
(School of Business and Governance)
& Department of Cybernetics (School of Science)
Mathematics and Imagination
Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
28 August 2019. Room SOC-415
Access: Free. No registration required.
Location: TalTech. Akadeemia tee 3, Tallinn. Building SOC, 4th floor, room SOC-415.
Organisers: Olga Graf (Department of Cybernetics, TalTech / Technical University of Munich) & Amirouche Moktefi (Ragnar Nurkse School of Innovation and Governance, TalTech)
Support: School of Business and Governance, TalTech.
09.30-10.15: Gerhard Heinzmann (University of Lorraine, Nancy, France)
Mathematical understanding by thought experiments
10.15-11.00: Leticia Vitral (Linnaeus University, Sweden)
Imagination and interpretation: Where diagrammatic reasoning comes in
11.00-11.30: Coffee Break
11.30-12.15: Dragana Ciric (Belgrade, Serbia)
Diagrammatics, the field of convergence: Spatial/architectural perspective
12.15-13.00: Yacin Hamami (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Cognitive bases of Euclidean diagrammatic reasoning: Some empirical results
13.00-14.00: Lunch Break
14.00-14.45: Fabrice Pataut (CNRS, UMR 8011 ‘Sciences, Normes, Démocratie’, Paris, France)
Mathematical truth and mathematical intuition
14.45-15.30: Olga Graf (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia / Technical University of Munich, Germany)
Mathematics meets art: An interplay between creativity and rigour
15.30-16.00: Coffee Break
16.00-16.45: Kate Mccallum (University of Brighton, UK)
Thinking out loud: A situated account of collaborative sense-making
16.45-17.30: Wolfgang Drechsler (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)
Is governing without indicators possible?