Silver medals in the contest in Taganrog

publication date: March 30, 2009

On March 27 – 30 The Third Open SFEDU Collegiate Programming Contest. happened. Since 2003 the teams of Volgograd State Technical University, which coaches and many participants of are our colleagues, has taken part in this contest. Within those years our teams got a significant success: they are at the second position in the general rating table, which demonstrates all the teams results for the all years of the contest existence; and the distance between the positions of the Volgograd teams and the teams of the competition holder university is just a few points. The holders of the contest even say that they evaluate the success of their teams in this and other competitions comparing their results with the results of the programmers from Volgograd. In this year the team #1 reached the 2nd place, taking silver medals and a small silver cup. The team #2 reached the 10th place, that gives the right for a 2nd degree diploma – a sign of a very good and qualified team. Moreover, this year the contest holders organized a special prize for the team coaches. The first prize for a long-term and permanent collaboration and successes in the competition was given to the coach of Volgograd Technical University teams, director of the company Singularis Lab.

A total number of the teams in this year was 64 from different universities of South Russia, Povolzhye, Central District and Siberia. And though we didn't win the 1st place, it's not a tragedy - we shall force it in the next year!

Silver medals in the contest in Taganrog