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Speakers and Distinguished Guests
Zachary Franco is a physician who has been teaching gifted high school students for 40 years. He helped coach the first-place 1986 US Olympiad Team, and the 1996 "most-improved" Indiana ARML team. A long time contest problem writer for AMC, ARML and AIME, he also helps with the American Mathematical Monthly Problem Section.
He has undergraduate and graduate degrees from Harvard and earned his PhD in math from UC-Berkeley for work on the 3x+1 conjecture. After a short stint as a circus performer and a longer one as a math professor, he became a doctor of medicine. In his spare time, he continues to teach at the Houston Math Circle, Chamberlain College of Nursing and IdeaMath camps.
Zac's hobbies are traveling, languages and puzzles.
Schedule - March 15th, 2020 (SUNDAY)
Rochester Area Math Competition (RAMC 2020)