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Maplesoft User Summit to Discuss Transformations in Online STEM Education

Maple T.A., Möbius users, educators and experts to gather in Vienna

Waterloo, Canada; 6 October 2016: Maplesoft will welcome experts and users of Maple T.A. and Möbius to Vienna from October 19-21, 2016, for its annual user summit. Long-time customers and users will gather at the Vienna University of Technology for presentations on the latest news and features of Maple T.A., Maplesoft's testing and assessment tool, and the recently introduced Möbius, Maplesoft's platform for developing online science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) courseware. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with educators from around the world to discuss evolving trends in online education, receive up-to-date information on Maplesoft products, hear presentations from users and developers, and receive training on how to most effectively utilize these online education solutions.

A major focus of the conference will be online STEM education. Developing trends in online education will be discussed and attendees will discover how Maplesoft's solutions are transforming the way online STEM courses are delivered. The summit will feature speakers from the University of Waterloo in Canada, the Vienna University of Technology and Birmingham University in England, who have used Maplesoft's solutions to revamp the way teachers administer courses and materials. They will share their experiences and the ways in which they've revolutionized their teaching methods by implementing Maple T.A. and Möbius.

For the past 30 years, Maplesoft has been developing tools and solutions to enhance education and educational delivery methods, and improve the learning experience for teachers and students. Jim Cooper, President and CEO of Maplesoft, will present the company's vision for the use of technology in education, with a focus on STEM education and the specific requirements of STEM course delivery. He will be supported by user presentations from diverse regions around the world, such as the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Austria, to illustrate the global impact Maplesoft technology has had on leading universities.

"Online education is continuously growing and evolving and it is essential that educators and students have access to technology that is efficient, easy-to-use and meets the particular requirements for STEM education," Cooper said. "Maplesoft continues to make it a priority to provide institutions with the best tools and solutions possible to effectively deliver these courses and meet the growing and unique demands for online STEM education around the world. We remain dedicated to supporting and promoting STEM education far into the future."

The complete agenda, registration form and additional event details can be found here:
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About Maplesoft
Maplesoft has provided mathematics-based software solutions to educators and researchers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields for over 25 years.  Maplesoft's flagship product, Maple, combines the world's most powerful mathematics engine with an interface that makes it extremely easy to analyze, explore, visualize, and solve mathematical problems. Building on this technology, Maplesoft also provides STEM-focused solutions for online assessment, modeling and simulation, and online courseware, offering modern solutions to meet the particular needs of STEM education and research. Maplesoft products and services are used by more than 8000 educational institutions, research labs, and companies, in over 90 countries.

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