I congratulate you all on the New Year 2014! The most important thing is that you are all healthy and happy, then you will get to the math. So that common sense and the aspirations of young people, which is our future, win in our country!
And now literally a few words about our mathematical affairs.
In 2013, we held our traditional events – Kyiv
the tournament of mathematical battles named after Lesya Rublev and the All-Ukrainian tournament named after Academician Lyashko. Also took part in the district Olympiad in Kiev (2nd stage of All-Ukrainian Olympiads). For the first time, according to experts, I had a good selection of potential participants from Ukraine at the IMO, which we will train at prestigious international competitions and short-term meetings. Also for the first time held a mathematical carousel for 4-6 classes. That is, in general, the first semester was very saturated.
No less stressful is planned and the second, but there are already much more national measures. And we will also actively participate in them. Here is a preliminary list of events that will either be finalized or only planned, so their holding (or date) is not final.
January 26 (Sunday) 1st round of Kyiv City Olympiad (3rd stage of All-Ukrainian Olympiad)
January 28 (Tuesday) appeal of the Kyiv City Olympiad
January 31 (Friday) 2nd round of Kyiv City Olympiad
February 3 (Monday) appeal of the Kyiv City Olympiad
February 9 (Sunday) the 1st round of selection of the Kyiv team for the All-Ukrainian Olympiad
February 16 (Sunday) the 2nd round of selection of the Kyiv team for the All-Ukrainian Olympiad
February 16 (Sunday) Kyiv City Olympiad for pupils of 4-6 grades
February 18 (Tuesday) appeal for 1-2 rounds of selection
February 23 (Sunday) the 3rd round of selection of the Kyiv team for the All-Ukrainian Olympiad
February 25 (Tuesday) appeal for the 3rd round of selection
February 28 – Ukraine team participation in Romanian Master
March 6 (Alyokhina (Kyiv), Diomidov (Kyiv), Dubova (Kharkiv), Kalashnikov (Kharkiv), Smirnov (Kharkiv), Hotyaintseva (Kyiv))
March 3, the 4th (additional, if necessary) round of team selection ' Kyiv for the All-Ukrainian Olympiad
March 16 (Sunday) Olympiad of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv for pupils of 4-6 grades
End of March All-Ukrainian Olympiad (4th stage) in Kharkiv
in mid-April participation of the girl team of Ukraine in the 3rd European Olympiad among girls (Turkey)
(Alyokhina (Kyiv), Dubova (Kharkiv), Kucherenko (Kyiv), Khotyaintseva (Kyiv))
mid-April participation of teams from Ukraine or individual participants in the All-Russian Olympiad (Yaroslavl)
beginning of May ukraine team selection for IMO
In addition to these events, the terms of which are more or less defined, the plans for holding short-term meetings for selected 10 participants, thematic Kyiv Olympiads, etc.
It should also be noted that this semester will be held other Olympiad events, to which we have no direct relation, but they can be included in the plans of many students. This is the "Tournament of cities" (dates February 16 and March 2), the lyceum festival. "Leader (beginning of May), open Olympiad Rusanivsky Lyceum (in spring). In addition, a number of open Olympiads of our leading educational institutions, entrance exams, etc. will begin in the spring.
But all this soon…
and now everyone is happy NEW YEAR!