ACM-style Coding Contest

Dates: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 18:30 to 23:00
Location: 
Old CS building, Room 2129

The Department of Computer Science is organizing a local ACM-style Coding Contest on

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Room 2129 of Old Computer Science Building

7:00 - 7:30PM -- warmup
7:30 - 10:30PM -- competition

Each participant must compete alone (this is not a team contest), and will get 5-7 algorithmic problems to solve within the given time limit.

Prizes will be awarded to the top finisher in each of the three categories:

(1) Juniors (for first- and second-year undergrads),
(2) Seniors (for third- and fourth-year undergrads), and
(3) Grads (for first- and second-year graduate students).

The goal is to identify the top candidates for our ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) teams, which will participate in the Greater New York Regional Contest for a slot in the ACM World Finals 2017 (to be held in May, 2017).

Please register by Sep 18 (Sunday) at: https://goo.gl/forms/KH033s0F8kEVazeK2

For more information about the competition, please check out http://www.acmgnyr.org/ and/or www.programming-challenges.com

We also have a Google group for competitive programming:

https://groups.google.com/a/cs.stonybrook.edu/d/forum/competitive-programming

Please join the group if you are interested in receiving future announcements.

I look forward to seeing you there!

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ACM-style Coding Contest