The next Waterloo-local ACM-style programming contest will be held
on Saturday, March 4, in MC 3003. All members of the University of Waterloo community are invited to try their programming skill in Scheme, C, C++, Java, Pascal, Python, or Scala.
For full details and online registration, please see:
- 10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Sign-in and account setup
- 11 a.m. - 12 a.m. Practice contest
- - lunch break -
- 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Contest
- 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Free pizza; discussion of problems; announcement of results.
The contest will run from 1:00 p.m. sharp until 4:00 p.m., and will be followed by pizza. There will be a practice contest in the morning to allow contestants, especially those competing for the first time, to get their account setup and become familiar with the contest environment.
Contestants participating in the practice contest should arrive by 10:30 a.m. in MC 3003. For out-of-town participants, it is possible to participate remotely using a web-based system, but local participants are encouraged to attend in person if possible.