Bucharest Polytechnics University holds 19th edition of ACM-ICPC international programming contest
The Bucharest-based University of Polytechnics (UPB), along with the Vinnytsia National Technical University in Ukraine, will host on Saturday the 19th edition of the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), the regional contest for South-Eastern Europe.
According to the UPB representatives, this year’s edition will gather 83 teams from 47 universities in 8 countries (Bulgaria, the Republic of Moldova, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Ukraine and Romania), namely over 250 participants.
The participating teams have been selected in the local and national stages of the competition.
This contest aims to select the best students in South-Eastern Europe for the world final to be hosted by the National University in Saint Petersburg in July 2013.
This is the 37th edition of the contest worldwide gathering over 30,000 students from over 2,200 universities in 85 states in the US, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia.