Ben works part time with the Further Maths Support Programme (FMSP), based at the University of Bath, as a speaker, tutor and co-ordinator, and part time as a freelance maths enrichment speaker around the UK and the rest of the world – including the Maths Inspiration project run by Rob Eastaway. He regularly gives talks and workshops to schools and conferences around the country on a range of mathematical subjects. Recent performances/events include:
- The Curious Co-incidence of the Maths in the Daytime: National Theatre Collaboration with Maths Inspiration on the set of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime show.
Gielgud Theatre – London, November 2016. Milton Keynes, September 2017. Melbourne, Australia February 2018.
- MathsFest 2016/2017/2018
- National Maths Education conferences: MA Conference, MEI Conference, and BCME 2018
Workshop: Moving Maths
An exploration of the emotional side of classroom mathematics, particularly including how the use of dynamic (moving) software can fundamentally change the way we think about the subject. A chance to revisit some old mathematical classics and some new surprises.