XVI ACM ICPC quarter finals

publication date: October 19, 2013

The quarterfinals of the XVI World ACM ICPC for the South Volga Region of NEERC among teams of higher education institutions finished on October 19 at Saratov State University. As part of the contest, there was also held the All-Russian Programming Olympiad for Pupils (October 14 - 16), and the traditional Code Game Challenge (October 17), and, of course, the main stage of the contest (October 16 - 19).

The tournament brought together 60 participating teams representing universities of the Volga, the South and North Caucasus federal districts. Among them there were two teams of Volgograd State Technical University under the supervision of employees of our company - Vladimir Chalyshev, Alexander Kataev and Dmitry Kryzhanovsky.

Both teams, continuing the successful tradition of recent years, reached the semifinal round, which will be held on December 1 in St. Petersburg at St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics, and within the framework of which 200 teams from all over Russia and countries of the near abroad will compete for the right to go to the final.

Our congratulations to the team participants and wishes of success in future competitions!