International conferences - organization

2014
To be held
February 4-8

Working Group Mathematical Promise, Creativity and Gift of the 9th Conference of the European Society for Research in Mathematics Education: CERME9, Prague, Czech Republic

Chair

2014
To be held
July 28-30

The 8th International Conference on the Mathematical Creativity and Giftedness (MCG), Denver, Colorado, USA

Member of the International Program Committee

2013

Working Group Mathematical Promise, Creativity and Gift of the 8th Conference of the European Society for Research in Mathematics Education: CERME 8, Antalya, Turkey.

Chair

2012

International Research Workshop of the Israel Science Foundation: Exploring and advancing mathematical abilities in secondary school high achievers

Conference Chair,
Principle Investigator

(with Boris Koichu and Avi Berman, Technion)

2012

Topic Study Group Activities and Programs for Gifted Students, 12th International Congress on Mathematical Education (ICME-12), Coex, Seoul, Korea

Co-Chair (with Peter Taylor)

2012

The 7th International Conference on the Mathematical Creativity and Giftedness (MCG), Busan, Korea

Member of the International Program Committee

2012

Discussion group Embodied cognition and neuroscience in mathematics education research at the 33rd International Conference for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Taipei, Taiwan

Coordinator
(with S. Campbell)

2012

Symposia:

a. Cognitive and Neuro-cognitive Research on High Mathematical Abilities,

b. Creativity Across the Lifespan.

ECHA 2012: Conference of the European Council for High abilities, Munster, Germany

Coordinator of Symposia

(a) with M. Leikin,

(b) with A. Ziegler.

2012

EASTWEST 2012: East-Meets-West on Innovation and Entrepreneurship Congress and Exhibition, Under the auspices of the Cyprus presidency of the European Council 2012. CONGRESS Conference Session MEDCONF 2012: 7th Mediterranean Conference
on Mathematics Education

Member of the International Program Committee

2011

Working Group Mathematical Promise, Creativity and Gift of the 7th Conference of the European Society for Research in Mathematics Education: CERME 7, Rzeszow, Poland

Initiator and Chair

2010

The 6th International Conference on the Creativity in Mathematics and the Education of Gifted Students. Riga, Latvia

Member of the International Program Committee

2009

Research Forum Mathematical gift and promise: Exploring and developing at the 33rd International Conference for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Coordinator
(with Alexander Karp)

2009

Working Group 12 Advanced mathematical thinking of the 6th Conference of the European Society for Research in Mathematics Education: CERME 6, Leon, France.

Chair

2008

International Workshop and Research Project on Intercultural Aspects of Creativity: Challenges and Barriers.
http://ps.edu.haifa.ac.il/Sites/templeton/index.html

Conference Chair,
Principle Investigator

2008

The 5th International Conference on the Creativity in Mathematics and the Education of Gifted Students. Haifa, Israel
http://cmeg-5.edu.haifa.ac.il

Conference Chair,
Head of the conference committee

2008

International Research Workshop of the Israel Science Foundation Employing connecting tasks for the development of mathematical understanding. Haifa, Israel
http://ps.edu.haifa.ac.il/Sites/ISF/ISF_workshop.htm

Conference Chair,
Principle Investigator

2007

Research Forum Lea­­­rning Through Teaching: Development of teachers' knowledge in practice at the 30th International Conference for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Seoul, Korea.

Coordinator
(with Rina Zazkis)

2007

Working Group 14 Advanced mathematical thinking of the 5th Conference of the European Society for Research in Mathematics Education: CERME 5, Larnaca, Cyprus

Member of the coordination team

2006

Mathematics Education Section at the Annual conference of Israeli Mathematics Union. Jerusalem, Israel.

Head
(with Avi Berman)

2005

International seminar on Challenging Upper 20% of school students. The Israel Science Foundation, Ministry of Education. Van-Lir Institute, Jerusalem, Israel.

Member of conference committee

1999

Twenty-Third Conference of the International Group for the Psychology in Mathematics Education, Haifa, Israel.

Member of the program committee

1997

Fourth National Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Education in Israel

Member of the program committee