Are you Karlstads' best programmer?2019-09-19
The Karlstad Programming Contest 2019 will be arranged October 5th, at Karlstad University. Teams of a maximum of three contestants is challenged to solve different kind of programming problems. Students, alumni and representatives from local IT and technology businesses, all are welcome to compete about the title as Champion of programming in Karlstad.
The Karlstad Programming Contest is a leg of the Nordic Collegiate Programming Contest (NCPC), which is held simultaneously at different universities and university colleges in the Nordic countries. Teams of a maximum of three contestants are challenged to solve about a dozen programming problems in five hours. The problems are to be solved without external help, just with a computer, literature and the skills from the contestants. The code will be corrected by an automatic system.
The winners are the team solving most problems in shortest amount of time. A good team composition will contain a problem solver, a hacker and a mathematician, where all contribute to a winning team. First, second and third team will be rewarded with prizes sponsored by Sogeti Karlstad.
Time:Saturday, October 5th, 10.00-16.00
Place: Karlstad University, House 21/Vänern
Gather a team, with a maximum of three contestants, look through last years competition tasks at the website, choose a team name and then register at https://www.cs.kau.se/ncpc19/.