ProMath Group


ProMath 2017

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 19th conference on Problem Solving in Mathematics Education, ProMath 2017, organized by the Institute of Mathematics, Mathematics Teaching and Education Center of the Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest, Hungary. The conference will be held from August 30th to September 01st, 2017.

The ProMath 2017 conference is also the annual meeting of the working group Hungary (Arbeitskreis Ungarn) of the Society of Didactics of Mathematics (Gesellschaft für Didaktik der Mathematik).

Aim of the conference

The aim of the conference is to provide a discussion forum and to present research results in the field of problem solving. In the ProMath spirit we will provide enough time to engage in in-depth discussions after each presentation.

The theme for the conference is

Problem Solving Teaching - Research and Practice

First Announcement

New: Second Announcement

(On the meeting there will be no printed version of abstracts, please use the second announcement.)


Call for papers

Papers may be of two types:

  • research papers, that have a rigorous theoretical underpinning (empirical, theoretical, or developmental papers), or
  • papers from teachers and others practitioners on research and/or experimental work, that has been done in the classroom.

The conference will be held in English.

Important dates

If you are interested in presenting a research report, the registration form with title and abstract of your presentation have to be submitted no later than May 31st, 2017.



Detailed information will be provided in July 2017


Conference Fee

We ask the participants to support the conference proceedings with 20 Euros. It shall be paid on the conference by cash.



You may find information concerning the accommodation here. The Mathematics Institute of Eötvös Loránd University is very close to Petőfi bridge on Buda part of the city. Public transport is very good in Budapest.

The Program and Organizing Committee:

András Ambrus, Gabriella Ambrus & Ödön Vancsó (Head of Mathematics Teaching and Education Center)

Looking forward to seeing you in Budapest!

Contact for ProMath 2017

András Ambrus

Gabriella Ambrus

Institute of Mathematics
, Mathematics Teaching and Education Center
Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest
H - 1117 Budapest
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