## UConn Math Club

# The Game of Hex

## Ben Russo (University of Connecticut)

### Wednesday, October 11, 2017
5:45 pm

MONT 314

The game of Hex was invented by Piet Hein and independently re-invented by John Nash. Although it seems like a simple game it can have some surprising mathematical consequences. In this talk we will discuss some elementary game theory of Hex and its relation to other areas of mathematics.

**Comments: **Free pizza and drinks!