*Mathematics in our fast-changing society. Looking at the past to face present and future challenges.*

The Mathematics Italian Union (UMI) through CIIM, Italian Commission for Mathematics Teaching, organizes the 34th meeting for mathematics teachers of the first and second cycle. The meeting will take place in Bari on 6th, 7th, 8th October 2017 (the work session will start on 6th in the morning and will stop in the morning of 8th) at the University Campus. The meeting will propose conferences, round tables, group discussions and thematic workshops with a combination of plenary sessions and parallel session. UMI is an institution recognised by the Ministry of Instruction (MIUR) for in-service training for school personnel. The complete programme shall be notified as soon as possible thereafter.