Program


15th Annual International Conference on Mathematics: Teaching, Theory & Applications

28-30 June & 1 July 2021, Athens, Greece
Program (Athens Local Time)


Monday 28 June 2021

08.30-09.00
Registration


09.00-09.30
Opening and Welcoming Remarks:

  • Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER.
  • Sharon Claire Bolton, Vice President of Research, ATINER & Professor, The Management School, University of Stirling, Scotland. (Video)
  • Timothy M. Young, Director, Center for Data Science (CDS) & Professor and Graduate Director, The University of Tennessee, USA. (Video)
  • Cleopatra Veloutsou, Head, Marketing Unit, ATINER & Professor of Brand Management, University of Glasgow, UK. (Video)
  • Codruta Simona Stoica, Head, Mathematics & Statistics Unit, ATINER & Professor and Vice-Rector, Aurel Vlaicu University of Arad, Romania. (Video)

09:30-11:30

  1. Jose Lopez-Gracia, Professor, University of Valencia, Spain.
    Title: Regulatory Environment and Capital Structure in Private Firms of the EU. 
  2. Thomas Dobbelstein, Professor Baden Württemberg Cooperative State University, Germany.
    Title: The Influence of Personality Traits of Millennials on the Buying Behaviour during the Covid 19 Pandemic – A Comparative Study between South Africa and Germany.
  3. Stephane Fotis Roume, Assistant Lecturer, University of West Indies, France.
    Title: Security Bubble Over. 
  4. Lazar Djurovic, Teaching Assistant, University of Belgrade, Serbia.
    Miroslav Todorovic, Full Professor, University of Belgrade, Serbia.
    Title: Why Corporate Governance cannot be Improved Easily: A Behavioural Perspective. 
  5. Viktar Dudzich, PhD Student, Prague University of Economics and Business, Czech Republic.
    Title: The FDI Home Country Impact on the Productivity of the Hosts. 

11:30-13:00

  1. Timothy M. Young, Director, Center for Data Science (CDS) & Professor and Graduate Director, The University of Tennessee, USA.
    Ampalavanar Nanthakumar, Professor, State University of New York at Oswego, USA.
    Title:
    ‘Copula’ Based Quality Control Charts in the Presence of Positive Autocorrelation.
  2. Farida Said, Associate Professor, LMBA Laboratory, University of South Brittany, France.
    Title: Towards Generating Real-World Datasets for Teaching Statistics in Industrial Engineering. 10. Sheikh Sha.
  3. Sheikh Shahriar Ahmed, Graduate Research Assistant University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, USA.
    Title: Accounting for Multilayered Unobserved Heterogeneity in Bivariate Probit Modeling with the Grouped Random Parameters Bivariate Probit Model with Heterogeneity in Means.

 


13:00-14:00 Lunch


14:00-14:30
Codruta Simona Stoica, Head, Mathematics & Statistics Unit, ATINER & Professor and Vice-Rector, Aurel Vlaicu University of Arad, Romania.
Title:
An Alternative Approach to Difference Equations by Evolution Cocycles.


14:30-15:00
Milica Stojanović, Professor, University of Belgrade, Serbia.
Title: 3-Triangulations of P-toroids.


15:00-15:30
Erh-Tsung Chin
, Associate Professor, National Chunghua University of Education, Taiwan.
Shih Yu Yang, Graduate Student, National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan.
Hui-Ling Lee, Junior High School Teacher, Taiwan.
Title: Action Research of the Influence of Class Group Division Teaching on the Mathematical Learning Motivation and Achievements of Junior High School Low-achievers.


15:30-16:00
Miemie Struwig
, Professor, Nelson Mandela University, South Africa.
Title: Working Capital Management Research in South Africa During the COVID-19 Pandemic.


16:00-16:30
Stavroula Kalogeras
, Associate Professor, University of Plymouth, UK.
Title:
SmartBrands: The Story of Purpose and Mindful Branding in a Digital World.


16:30-17:00
Radmila Janicic
, Professor, University of Belgrade, Serbia.
Title: Strategic Marketing Planning in Brand Building of Arts and Cultural Institutions.


17:00-17:30
Aarron Toal
, Research Associate, Durham University, UK.
Title: Examining the Country-of-Origin Effect Through the Lens of Evolutionary Psychology.


17:30-18:00
Marilia (Maria) Kountouridou
, PhD Candidate, European University, Cyprus, Cyprus.
Title: Brand Building in Higher Education: A Grounded Theory Investigation of the Impact of “Positive Visualisation Courses Upon Brand Identity”.


18:00-18:30
Jerome Henry
, Principal Advisor, European Central Bank, Germany.
Title: Reflections on Macroprudential Reverse Stress-testing.


18:30-19:00
Samaneh Raiss Shaghaghi
, PhD Student, University of Szeged, Hungary.
Title: Poverty Alleviation in China: An Example of Jiangxi Province.


19:00-19:30
Constantin Colonescu, Associate Professor, MacEwan University, Canada.
Title: Price Markups: The Invisible Hand in your Pocket.


19:30-20:00
Stavroula Malla, Associate Professor, University of Lethbridge Canada.
Title: Assessing the Effects of Health Claim Regulations on Food Demand.


20:00-20:30
Gustavo Bittencourt Machado, Associate Professor, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil.
Title: Productivist Agricultural Systems to Multifunctional Agriculture in the Cocoa Agrarian System, in Bahia, Brazil.


21:00-22:00
Greek Night


Tuesday 29 June 2021

08:00-10:00 Urban Walk


10:30-11:00
Giedre Dzemydaite, Associate Professor, Vilnius University, Lithuania.
Title: Economic Specialization, its Changes and Impact on Regional Economic Development in the European Union.


11:00-11:30
Chia-Hao Tsai
, Graduate Student, National Chunghua University of Education, Taiwan.
Title:
Pupil’s Fraction Learning Based on Board Game Playing.


11:30-12:00
Ya-Lan Huang
, Postgraduate Student, National Chunghua University of Education, Taiwan.
Title:
The Change of Participants’ Mathematics Knowledge for Teaching in a Primary School Teacher Professional Learning Community.


12:00-12:30
Wanting Zhao
, PhD Student, Shanghai International Studies University, China.
Title:
Analysis on the Differences of the Main Global Epidemic Fighting Models – Based on the Deep Research of Glacial Model.


12:30-13:00
Marco Mazzoli, Associate Professor, University of Genova, Italy.
Simone Lombardini, Research Fellow, University of Genova, Italy.
Title: Business Cycle in an Oligopolistic Economy with Entry and Exit.


13:00-13:30
Nikolai Brosch
, Researcher, Technical University of Munich, Germany.
Title: Practice the Purpose Preach: Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Corporate Purpose on Workers Willingness to Go the Extra Mile.



13.30-14:00
Emilie Sartre, Phd Student, CREST-ENSAEI, France.
Gianmarco Daniele, Assistant Professor, University of Milan, Italy.
Title:
Toxic Loans and the Rise of Populist Candidacies. 


14:00-15:00 Lunch


15:00-15:30
Leonida Correia
, Associate Professor, Centre for Transdisciplinary Development Studies, Portugal.
Title: The Macroeconomics and the Construction Sector: Evidence from Portugal.


15:30-16:00
Paloma Lanza-Leon
, Researcher, University of Cantabria, Spain.
Title:
The Role of Social Exclusion and Vulnerability: An Approach before the COVID-19 Pandemic in Spain.


16:00-16:30
Sofía Ruiz-Palazuelos
, Researcher, University of the Basque Country, Spain.
Title: The Impact of Network Cycles on Employment And Inequality.


16:30-17:00
Sergio Cappellini
, PhD candidate, Bocconi University, Italy.
Title: Unemployment Insurance, Learning and Worker Profiling.


17:00-17:30
Joshua Cova
, PhD Candidate, Hertie School and Humboldt University, Germany.
Title:
The Convergence Trajectories of European Minimum Wages: From ‘Antiquated Anti-Poverty Tool’ to Indicator of Changing Power Structures in Industrial Relations?


17:30-18:00
Dora Simon
, Phd Student, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
Title:
To Beef or Not to Beef: Trade, Meat, and the Environment.


18:00-18:30
Arpita Nehra
, Graduate Student, Utah State University, USA.
Title:
Regional Water Transfer and Economic Growth: A Synthetic Control Analysis.


18:30-19:00
Laura Lambdin
, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina, USA.
Title: Teaching University Gen Z Business Students in Synchronous Online Professional Business Courses.


19:00-19:30
Aradhana Kumari, Assistant Professor, Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York (CUNY), USA.
Title: A Partial Nonlinear Extension of Lax-Richtmyer Approximation Theory.


19:30-20:00
Ampalavanar Nanthakumar
, Professor, State University of New York at Oswego, USA.
Title: A Diagnostic Test based on a Mixture of Gaussian Copula Model.


21:30-22:30
Dinner


Wednesday 30 June 2021
Educational Islands Cruise

Thursday 1 July 2021
Delphi Tour