Math Encounters: "Just Math: How Math Provides Fairness and Balance in the Courtroom" with Leila Schneps (4:00 pm)

Join author and mathematician Leila Schneps on an interactive exploration of mathematics in the courtroom. Take your seat as a member of the MoMath "jury" and make the best decision you can... then find out what the math says about your conclusions.

This page is for the 4:00 pm session. Click here to register for the 7:00 pm session instead.

Light refreshments will be served after the 4:00 pm session and at 6:30 pm in advance of the second session.

Math Encounters is a public presentation series celebrating the spectacular world of mathematics, presented by the Simons Foundation and the National Museum of Mathematics.

Bring a new friend to Math Encounters and you’ll be on your way to winning a free t-shirt!

For further information, call the National Museum of Mathematics at (212) 542-0566 or e-mail

Please note: this presentation is designed to be accessible and engaging to a general audience. As a rule of thumb, it would be best enjoyed by participants ages 12 and up.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018 4:00 pm   through   5:30 pm
National Museum of Mathematics
11 East 26th Street
New York, NY 10010
United States
Phone: 212.542.0566