FROM MARM to
NARM

From Mentoring to
Networking African
Researchers in Mathematics 

Windhoek, Casablanca Hotel, October 1516, 2021
SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
(ORGANIZING
COMMITTEE)

Martin Mugochi (Chair)
(MARM Referent for UNAM, Former Chair of
the Department of Mathematics at UNAM, general
topologist).
 Frank Neumann (University of Leicester,
Chair of the MARM Board of the London
Mathematical Society, expert in teaching and
research development in Africa)
 Luzinalva da Silva Amorim (Formerly
professor to the Federal University of Bahia,
former National Coordinator of the
Brazilian Mathematics Olympiads, among main
organizers of the Brazilian Mathematics Olympiad
for Public Schools);
 Alicia Dickenstein (University of
Buenos Aires, expert in application to Algebra
and Algebraic geometry to Natural Sciences.
Former vice President of the International
Mathematical Union, mandate 20142018);

Carlos Gustavo Moreira
(Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e
Aplicad (IMPA), Rio de Janeiro. Universally
known as Gugu, member of the Brazilian Academy
of Science, plenary speaker at the 2018
International Congress of Mathematicians, 1990
Gold Medal at the International Mathematics
Olympiads in 1990. Present Coordinator of the
Board for Brazilian Mathematics Olympiad
Commission of the Brazilian Mathematics
Society (SBM))
 Winifred Mutuku (Chair
of the Department of Mathematics of Kenyatta
University, applied mathematician and MARMNARM
collaborator);
 Angelique Philander (Human and
Institutional Development, National Commission
Research, Science & Technology, NCRST)

Paolo Piccione
(University of São Paulo, Member of the
Academy of Science of Brazil (ABC), President
of the Brazilian Mathematical Society and
member of the Executive Committee of the
International Mathematical Union)

Pierguido Sarti
(Scientific Attaché of the Italian Embassy in
Pretoria. Responsible of the relations
with universities and international
institutions of the Italian National Institute
of Astrophysics, where he dealt with the
analysis of astronomical geodetic data for
very high precision positioning) .

