2019 Festival: NSF We Are Mathematics Contest Winners: Short Film Debuts | National Math Festival
Logo for the "We Are Mathematics" Video Competition

2019 Festival: NSF We Are Mathematics Contest Winners: Short Film Debuts

Saturday May 4, 2019 from 1:15pm - 1:40pm ET

Ever wonder what it means to do research in mathematics? Ever questioned what you can do with the things you learned in math class? Come meet some mathematical scientists who can answer these questions and see their award-winning videos. This session will feature the winning videos from the National Science Foundation (NSF) We Are Mathematics video competition. Not only will these videos get you excited about the amazing things you can do with mathematics, you will also get a chance to talk to the mathematical scientists who made them.

Explore the NSF “We Are Mathematics” Video Competition Winners

Collage with logo for the "We Are Mathematics" Video Competition along with this year's entries

To celebrate the 2019 National Math Festival, the National Science Foundation (NSF) invited NSF research grant recipients from around the U.S. to submit short videos to bring mathematics to life for Festival attendees. For those who may be curious about what … Continue


Room 209ab, Level 2, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

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National Science Foundation (NSF)

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is the only federal agency tasked with keeping the United States at the leading edge of discovery in all fields of fundamental science and engineering, from astronomy to mathematics to zoology. In addition to funding research and education in traditional academic areas, the agency also supports “high risk, high pay off” ideas, novel collaborations, and... Learn more