The contact person for general enquiries is Ian Jarman - you can send mailto:I.H.Jarman@ljmu.ac.uk

Here is a list of events run by the LivMS (and some others), upcoming events listed first, and past events listed after.

For more information about a particular event, past or future, simply click on the "More details" link.


Date Time Presenter Title Audience Venue Event page
18 Nov,
2021
17:00-18:00 Chris Pritchard Great Mathematical Diagrams Year 11 up TBC (either in-person or online depending on circumstances) More details
15 Dec,
2021
14:00 Simon Singh Christmas Lecture: Fermat's last theorem Year 11 up Online More details
Wednesday 2 Feb,
2022
17:00-18:00 Damian Haigh (Head Teacher of the University of Liverpool Mathematics School) Maths Schools (TBC) Anyone interested in post-16 mathematics education,
including school students in Years 10 and 11
Online More details
10 Mar,
2022
17:00 Sammie Buzzard (University of Cardiff and Maths Inspiration) Lakes,
rivers… and waterfalls? The surprising things maths can help us to understand about Antarctica
Year 11 up TBC More details
Thursday 12 May,
2022
17:00-18:00 Joel Haddley (President of the Liverpool Mathematical Society) Slicing Pizzas and Counting Necklaces Year 11 up and anyone interested in mathematics In person and live streamed More details


PREVIOUS EVENTS


Wednesday 13 Oct,
2021
17:00-18:00 Colva Roney-Dougal Party hard! The maths of connections Year 11 up,
teachers and all interested in mathematics
Online More details
22 Sep,
2021
17:15 Michael Jones Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and Members Online by Zoom More details
22 Sep,
2021
17:00 Gaynor Bahan AGM LivMS members Online by Zoom More details
19 May,
2021
19:00 - 21:00 Colin Wright Open Challenge Prize Evening 2021 Open Challenge entrants and teachers Gather.town More details
22 Apr,
2021
14:00 Gaynor Bahan Studying maths to smash the glass ceiling Year 9 up and teachers,
and all interested in mathematics education
Online More details
25 Mar,
2021
17:00 Michael Jones Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and Members Zoom More details
06 Mar,
2021
09:45 to 14:00 Barry Grantham,
Tony Carter,
Ian Jarman
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form online More details
04 Mar,
2021
17:00-18:00 Dr Anna Pratoussevitch The Secret Life of Bubbles 16+ and all those interested in mathematics Online More details
11 Dec,
2020
14.00 - 15.00 Yolanda Ohene and Colin Wright 'Science,
Statistics & SARS-CoV-2' and 'Colours can Compute'
Year 11 up,
teachers and all those interested in mathematics
Online More details
19 Nov,
2020
17:00-18:00 (we will begin admitting guests from the Zoom waiting room from 16:45 for a prompt start) Dr Aoife Hunt Simulating crowds: before,
during and after the pandemic
16+ Online via Zoom More details
08 Sep,
2020
17:15 Michael Jones Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and Members Zoom More details
08 Sep,
2020
17:00 Anna Pratoussevitch AGM LivMS Members Zoom More details
06 May,
2020
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Challenge Prize Evening - cancelled MEM Challenge Prize winners and families Central Teaching Laboratory,
University of Liverpool
More details
29 Apr,
2020
19:00 - 21:00 Barry Grantham MEM Senior Challenge Prize Evening - cancelled Senior Challenge Prize winners and families Central Teaching Laboratory,
University of Liverpool
More details
29 Apr,
2020
19:00 - 21:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening 2020 - cancelled Open Challenge entrants,
teachers,
parents and guests
Central Teaching Laboratory,
University of Liverpool
More details
Wednesday 25 Mar,
2020
17:30 - 18:30 Anna Pratoussevitch,
LivMS President
The Secret Life of Bubbles - cancelled 16+ and all those interested in mathematics Lecture Room D,
Central Teaching Hub,
University of Liverpool L69 7BX
More details
07 Mar,
2020
10:00 to 14:00 Barry Grantham,
Tony Carter,
Ian Jarman
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
Wednesday 26 Feb,
2020
17:30-18:30 Professor Ian Jones Secrets of the Rainbow 16+ and all those interested in mathematics Liverpool John Moores University,
Lecture Theatre 2,
Redmonds Building,
Brownlow Hill,
Liverpool L3 5UG
More details
23 Jan,
2020
17:00 Anna Pratoussevitch Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and Members Maths Labs,
Department of Mathematical Sciences,
University of lIverpool
More details
12 Dec,
2019
14:00 - 15:00 Tom Rocks Maths (a.k.a. Tom Crawford) Christmas Lecture: It's all Greek to me! Year 11 up,
and all those interested in mathematics.
University of Liverpool,
LT3,
Teaching Hub 502.
More details
08 Nov,
2019
16:30 Caucher Birkar Algebra vs Geometry Sixth form,
undergraduate and general
Rotblat Lecture Theatre,
University of Liverpool
More details
Thursday 17 Oct 2019 17:30 - 18:30 Nira Chamberlain (Senior Data Scientist at Holland and Barrett) From Hip Hop to AI: The Power of Real World Mathematics Year 11 up,
and all those interested in mathematics
LT2,
Redmonds Building,
LJMU,
L3 5UG
More details
17 Sep,
2019
17:15 Anna Pratoussevitch Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and Members tbc More details
17 Sep,
2019
17:00 Colin Mercure AGM LivMS Members LJMU,
Byrom Street,
Room 705
More details
Thursday 20 Jun,
2019
17:30 - 18:30 Colin Mercure (Assistant Principal,
Cowley International College)
Thinking of Applying to do Maths at University? Some things you might need to know Sixth-formers and teachers Lecture Room B,
Central Teaching Hub,
University of Liverpool L69 7BX,
which is Building 221 on the map
More details
08 May,
2019
19:00 - 21:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening 2019 Open Challenge entrants,
teachers,
parents and guests
Central Teaching Laboratory (CTL),
University of Liverpool
More details
02 Mar,
2019
10:00 to 14:00 Barry Grantham,
Tony Carter,
Ian Jarman
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
Wednesday 13 Feb 2019 17:30 - 18:30 Corina Constantinescu Are women safer drivers? Are Saudi Arabia women safe drivers? Year 11 up,
teachers and all those interested in mathematics and its applications.
Lecture Room C,
Central Teaching Hub,
University of Liverpool,
L69 7BX
More details
30 Jan,
2019
17:00 Colin Mercure Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and Members Room 705,
Byrom Street Building,
LJMU
More details
13 Dec,
2018
14:00 - 15:00,
+ w/shop 15:00 - 16:30
James Grime CHRISTMAS LECTURE Enigma and the Secret World of Code Breaking Year 11 up,
including teachers and others interested in mathematics
FIRST FLOOR,
Lecture Theatre LT1,
502 Teaching Hub,
150 Mount Pleasant,
Liverpool,
L69 3GD (next to the Guild of Students and nearly opposite the Maths Department).
More details
11 Oct,
2018
17:30 - 18:30 Richard Pinch (formerly Strategic Advisor,
Mathematics and Security Research at GCHQ)
Computing The Future Year 11 up,
teachers and all those interested in mathematics and its applications.
Lecture Theatre 2,
Redmonds Building,
Liverpool John Moores University,
Brownlow Hill L3 5UG
More details
18 September,
2018
17:15 Colin Mercure Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members G20,
Mathematics and Oceanography Building,
University of Liverpool
More details
18 September,
2018
17:00 Alexander Movchan AGM Members G02,
Mathematics and Oceanography Building,
University of Liverpool
More details
15 May,
2019
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Challenge Prize Evening MEM Challenge Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
08 May,
2019
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Senior Challenge Prize Evening MEM Senior Challenge Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
02 May,
2018
19:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening Open Challenge entrants,
teachers,
parents and guests
University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
18 Apr,
2018
17:30 Professor Alexander Movchan (LivMS President) Wave Cloaking and the Millennium Bridge Problem (the "Wibbly Wobbly Bridge") 16+ Lecture Theatre 2,
Redmonds Building,
Liverpool John Moores University,
Brownlow Hill Liverpool L3 5UG
More details
10 Mar,
2018
10:00 to 14:00 Barry Grantham,
Tony Carter,
Ian Jarman
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
Thursday 1 March,
2018
17:30 - 18:30 Jonathan Histed Why do pigs and boomerangs fly? Year 11 up,
teachers and all those interested in mathematics and its applications.
Lecture Theatre B,
Central Teaching Hub,
University of Liverpool L69 7BX
More details
15 Feb,
2018
17:00 Alexander Movchan Committee Meeting LivMS Committee Room 313,
Byrom Street building,
LJMU
More details
Monday 18 Dec,
2017
14:00 - 15:00 Adam Townsend CHRISTMAS LECTURE: The Fluid Dynamics of Chocolate Fountains Year 11 and up Chadwick Lecture Theatre,
More details
Wednesday 11 Oct,
2017
17:30 - 18:30 Laura Bonnett (University of Liverpool and Royal Statistical Society) Driving is a risky business! Year 11 up,
teachers and all those interested in mathematics and its applications.
Liverpool John Moores University: Lecture Theatre 2,
Redmonds Building,
Brownlow Hill,
L3 5UG
More details
19 September,
2017
17:15 Alexander Movchan Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Liverpool Hope University,
room TBC
More details
19 September,
2017
17:00 Declan Davis AGM Members Liverpool Hope University,
Room *AJB*059*
More details
10 May,
2017
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Challenge Prize Evening MEM Challenge Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
03 May,
2017
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Senior Challenge Prize Evening MEM Senior Challenge Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
03 May,
2017
19:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening Open Challenge entrants,
teachers,
parents and guests
University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
Thursday 16 March 2017 17:30 - 18:30 Declan Davis From arithmetic to modern cryptography: a guided tour Year 11 and up,
their teachers and anyone interested in mathematics and its applications
Room C,
Central Teaching Hub,
University of Liverpool L69 7BX. This is Building 221 on the map
More details
11 Mar,
2017
10:00 to 14:00 Barry Grantham,
Tony Carter,
Ian Jarman
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
02 Feb,
2017
17:30 - 18:30 Balazs Szendroi Islamic tilings and their symmetries Year 11 and up,
their teachers and all those interested in mathematics and its applications
Liverpool Hope University,
EDEN Building,
Liverpool L16 9JD,
Room EDEN 036
More details
01 Feb,
2017
17:00 Declan Davis Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
19 Dec,
2016
14:00 - 15:00 Colin Wright The 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURE: Patterns and Predictions 16+ Lecture Theatre B,
Central Teaching Hub,
University of Liverpool L69 7BX
More details
10 Nov,
2016
17:30 Lisa Collins Maths,
Pigs,
Chickens and Criminals
16+ Liverpool John Moores University [Note Change of Venue] More details
09 Jun,
2016
17:00 Declan Davis Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Resource Rooms,
University of Liverpool
More details
18 May,
2016
17:00 Ian Jarman Presidential lecture preceded by AGM General Liverpool Hope University,
L16 9JD,
Eden Building,
room EDEN 007
More details
11 May,
2016
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Challenge Prize Evening Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
04 May,
2016
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Senior Challenge Prize Evening Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
04 May,
2016
19:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening Open Challenge entrants,
teachers,
parents and guests
University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
12 Mar,
2016
10:00 to 14:00 Tony Carter,
Barry Grantham,
Ian Jarman
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
02 Mar,
2016
17:30 Professor Chris Budd OBE Eight Great Reasons for Doing Maths Year 11 up Chadwick Building,
University of Liverpool
More details
10 Feb,
2016
17:30 Dr Emily Howard Orbits: Mathematics Meets Music Year 11 up John Foster Building,
lecture theatre JF/G01,
Liverpool John Moores University,
80-98 Mount Pleasant,
Liverpool L3 5UZ
More details
03 Feb,
2016
17:00 Ian Jarman Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Liverpool University,
Maths Resource Rooms
More details
TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA More details
11 Nov,
2015
17:30 Vicky Neale 7 things you need to know about prime numbers Year 11 and up Chadwick Building,
Peach Street,
University of Liverpool,
Liverpool L69 7ZF
More details
04 Nov,
2015
17:00 to 19:00 Lisa Baggaley and Sue Harkness Bar Modelling to support Mathematical Understanding CPD,
Primary and Secondary teachers
Liverpool Hope University More details
14 Oct,
2015
17:00 Ian Jarman Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
11 June,
2015
17:00 for 17:30 Michael Jones Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Liverpool John Moores University,
James Parsons Building,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
13 May,
2015
17:30 Lisa Baggaley Presidential lecture preceded by AGM General Room EDEN007,
EDEN Building,
L16 9JD. Full directions can be found here: Liverpool Hope University
More details
06 May,
2015
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Challenge Prize Evening Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
29 Apr,
2015
19:00 Barry Grantham MEM Senior Challenge Prize Evening Prize winners and families University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
29 April,
2015
19:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening Open Challenge entrants,
teachers,
parents and guests
University of Liverpool,
Central Teaching Laboratory Building (CTL),
L69 7ZL
More details
18 Mar,
2015
17:30 Professor Peter McOwan (Queen Mary,
University of London)
When Fridges Attack - Robots,
Artificial Intelligence and Our Future
Year 11 up Chadwick Building,
University of Liverpool,
L69 7ZF
More details
14 Mar,
2015
10:00 to 14:00 Julie Powell,
Sue Harkness
Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth Form Liverpool John Moores University,
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
02 Mar,
2015
17:30 Professor Colm Mulcahy Mathemagic with Cards Year 11 up Chadwick Building,
University of Liverpool
More details
04 Feb,
2015
17:30 Lisa Baggaley Committee Meeting LivMS Council Liverpool University,
Maths Resource Rooms
More details
26 Nov,
2014
17:30 Prof Lasse Rempe-Gillen 'Chaos' in dimension one - An introduction and new results Year 11 and up University of Liverpool,
Rotblat Lecture Theatre,
Chadwick Building,
Peach Street Liverpool L69 7ZF. Nearest Visitor Car Park is on Mount Pleasant.
More details
06 Nov,
2014
17:30 Lisa Baggaley Committee Meeting LivMS Council Liverpool John Moores University More details
31 Oct,
2014
13:00 various Mathematics Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE Courses) CPD,
Primary & Secondary
Liverpool Hope University and schools in Liverpool and St. Helens More details
15 Oct,
2014
17:30 Professor Paulo Lisboa Mathematics - is it for real? A short walk through applications to real-world problems in data analysis Year 11 up Liverpool Hope University,
EDEN Building,
Hope Park,
Liverpool,
L16 9JD
More details
05 Jun,
2014
17:30 Lisa Baggaley Committee Meeting LivMS Council Liverpool University,
Maths Resource Rooms
More details
08 May,
2014
17:30 David Bedford LivMS AGM 2014 General EDEN building,
room 006 (ground floor),
Liverpool Hope University
More details
07 May,
2014
19:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening Sixth Form University of Liverpool More details
06 Mar,
2014
17:30 Thomas Woolley Diffusion of the Dead Year 11 up University of Liverpool,
Chadwick Lecture Theatre
More details
01 Mar,
2014
10:00 to 14:00 Sue Harkness Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth form Liverpool John Moores University,
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
23 Nov,
2013
09:30 Stella Dudzic and Chris Robbins Using Meaningful Real Life Problems to Support Mathematics Learning Teachers of Higher-Tier GCSE Mathematics and AS and A-Level Core Mathematics Eden Building,
Hope Park Campus,
Liverpool Hope University
More details
30 Oct,
2013
17:30 Ben Sparks Creation of Number Year 10 up University of Liverpool,
Chadwick Large Lecture Theatre
More details
12 Sep,
2013
17:30 David Bedford Committee Meeting LivMS Council Liverpool University More details
15 Jul,
2013
10:00 Martin Bamber MathsWorks 2013 Sixth Formers University of Liverpool More details
20 Jun,
2013
17:30 David Bedford Committee Meeting Council LivMS Liverpool University Maths Building More details
08 May,
2013
17:00 for 17:30 Sue Pope LivMS AGM LivMS Committee and Members Room 122,
EDEN building (first floor),
Liverpool Hope University
More details
24 Apr,
2013
19:00 Alison Carter Open Challenge Prize Evening Sixth Form Liverpool University More details
07 Mar,
2013
17:30 Dr Maths (Steve Humble) The Dr Maths Randomness Show Year 11 and up Liverpool Hope University,
EDEN building,
Taggart Avenue,
Liverpool L16 9JD,
room 036 on the ground floor
More details
02 Mar,
2013
10:00 to 14:00 Sue Harkness Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz Sixth form Liverpool John Moores University,
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences,
Byrom Street,
Liverpool,
L3 3AF
More details
21 Feb,
2013
17:00 for 17:30 Sue Pope Committee Meeting LivMS Committee and members Liverpool Hope University More details
11 Oct,
2012
17:30 Kevin Houston and Bob Sturman (Leeds) In Tune with Mathematics Year 10 up University of Liverpool More details
08 Sep,
2012
09:30 British Origami Society Origami in Education all Eden Building,
Liverpool Hope University
More details
06 Jul,
2012
10:00 Martin Bamber Merseyside MathsWorks Sixth Form Students University of Liverpool Dept of Mathematical Sciences More details
21 Jun,
2012
17:30 Gert-Martin Greuel Imaginary - Interactive Mathematics Sixth Form Liverpool University,
Room B of the Lecture Room Building
More details
10 Mar,
2012
10:00 Sue Harkness Pop Maths Quiz 6th Form Students Liverpool John Moores University More details
07 Mar,
2012
17:30 Katie Chicot To Infinity and Beyond General Liverpool Hope University More details
11 Feb,
2012
13:30 Dr Mark Holland Committee Meeting LivMS Committee University of Liverpool,
Maths Building
More details
06 Oct,
2011
17:30 Matt Parker Stand-up Mathematics General Liverpool University More details

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