Thank you for participating in MAA MathFest 2013! The location of the Exhibit Hall in Ballroom C of the Connecticut Convention Center. Ballroom C is adjacent to the plenary sessions and registration desk, which will ensure excellent attendance throughout the conference.
Setup: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Exhibitors must be show-ready by 3:00 p.m. in time for the Grand Opening Reception and official opening of the Exhibit Hall from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Breakdown: Saturday, August 3, 2013 immediately following Exhibit Hall closing at 12:30 p.m.
This year, the Grand Opening Reception will take the place of the Grand Opening of the Exhibit Hall and Opening Banquet. While the MAA will be providing light hors d'oeuvres, we still encourage you to order food and beverage to attract attendees to your booth(s). Download the Connecticut Convention Center Menu to view your catering options. To place an order, please contact Laura Witowsky at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-319-8448.
Hawkes Learning Systems - Booths 21-22
With over 30 years of experience in specializing in mathematics courseware, Hawkes Learning Systems knows what it takes to provide the best learning tools in order to help students succeed. Hawkes courseware motivates students thorough its unique approach to mastery learning which promotes grade improvement and encourages students by engaging them in the learning process. The courseware provides students with interactive instruction, step-by-step tutorials, unlimited practice, error-specific feedback for incorrect answers, and mastery-based homework assignments. With Hawkes, we believe: Students matter. Success counts.
Maplesoft - Booth 25
Maplesoft's core technology is the world's most advanced symbolic computation engine, which is the foundation for all of its products, including Maple™, the technical computing and documentation environment; Maple T.A., a web-based system for creating tests, assignments, and exercises particularly suited for mathematics; the Maple T.A. MAA Placement Test Suite which offers the renowned Mathematical Association of America (MAA) placement tests in an online environment; and introducing The Möbius Project™, a revolutionary initiative that brings the power of Maple to even more people, in even more ways.
MyiMaths - Booth 24
MyiMaths is an interactive online solution to teaching and learning mathematics. It strengthens engagement and results for 4 million learners in over 80 countries, with a huge range of online lessons, activities and auto-marked homeworks for ages 11-18. Teachers, students and parents can track progress at a glance with the powerful assessment tools and reports. We’re also working on material to support IB Mathematics Standard and Higher Levels and IB Mathematical Studies. We already offer online resources to support between 75 and 100% of these courses – and you can rely on this growing in the future. MyiMaths is part of Oxford University Press, the only publisher to develop resources directly with the IB. We’re committed to developing the support for IB in MyiMaths, and we’d like to hear what you think and what you’d like to see in your resources. Find out more by coming along to our session on Friday August 2nd, 10- 11.30am, in Room 24. Bring your laptop and try MyiMaths yourself!
WebAssign - Booth 23
WebAssign, the independent online homework and assessment solution, continues to innovate. With robust new tools and pre-coded questions from over 450 leading math and statistics titles from every major publisher (including open text solutions), WebAssign is your indispensible partner in education. WebAssign’s new patent-pending Answer Evaluation and Grading Engine is powerful functionality that interprets and evaluates student responses mathematically, grading answers just like you do. Visit www.webassign.net or stop by our booth to learn more. WebAssign, the independent online homework and assessment solution, continues to innovate. With robust new tools and pre-coded questions from over 450 leading math and statistics titles from every major publisher (including open text solutions), WebAssign is your indispensible partner in education. WebAssign’s new patent-pending Answer Evaluation and Grading Engine is powerful functionality that interprets and evaluates student responses mathematically, grading answers just like you do. Visit www.webassign.net or stop by our booth to learn more.
Math for America - Booths 26-27
Math for America is a nonprofit organization with a mission to improve mathematics and science education in U.S. public secondary schools by building a corps of outstanding STEM teachers and leaders.
National Association of Math Circles / MSRI - Booths 29-30
The National Association of Math Circles provides a community for Math Circles and similar programs via a website http://mathcircles.org
Pearson - Booths 17-18
A leading publisher in mathematics and statistics, Pearson provides course content from respected authors. Pearson's online courses within MyMathLab and MyStatLab have helped over 9 million students succeed at more than 1,900 colleges and universities since 2001. Please visit our booth to learn more and receive a special discount on products. See us online at www.pearsonhighered.com.
American Mathematical Society - Booths 19-20
The American Mathematical Society was founded in 1888 to further the interests of mathematical research and scholarship. This year we celebrate our 125th anniversary. The AMS serves over 30,000 individual members worldwide through meetings, programs, and professional services designed to foster communication, collaboration, and public awareness of the mathematical sciences. The AMS publishes books, journals (electronic and print), and MathSciNet-the Mathematical Reviews Database. Our top-tier research publications span the entire spectrum of pure and applied mathematics for professionals, graduate students, and advanced undergraduates. For more information go to www.ams.org.
The 2013 Exhibit Hall is SOLD OUT. To find out more about exhibiting or sponsoring at MAA MathFest or to be added to the 2013 waitlist, please contact Laura Witowsky at email@example.com or 202-319-8448.