Moscow International Workshop ACM ICPC

From 10 to 21 November 2015 the Moscow International Workshop ACM ICPC is going to be held at MIPT.

The workshop is aimed at training and educating students in sports programming for successful participation in the ACM ICPC. It is traditionally held by the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and the Lomonosov Moscow State University and this year is going to be the fifth time the event is taking place.

The official language is English.

The workshop schedule is planned to have 9 full workdays that include daily contests and problem analyses, as well as lectures and time for upsolving. In the evenings, there will be sports and other activities. Besides, a plenary session with the participation of the world's scientists on advanced algorithms and technologies in the IT-industry is scheduled on the first day (10th of November).

Brief account on the scheme of events (click to expand)

Contests are moderated by Oleg Khristenko: coordinator of the Pankratiev Open Cup and the main editor of Snarknews. The thematic schedule and the list of the invited lecturers will be available later. For now you can see the schedule of the previous year.

The organizing fee is 24.000 rubles for Russian citizens and $375 for everybody else. This cost includes the curriculum, meals and accomodation at the MIPT campus, as well as the sports and travel programme for weekends.

Participants and teams that are willing to take part in the training need to pass the preliminary registration until 31 October, 2015. The list of teams invited for participation by the results of the first wave of registration will be published on the website on 1 October, 2015. The list of teams who registered on the second wave will be available on 1 November, 2015. Please pay attention that the number of available positions is limited. Preference will be given to teams that passed the ACM ICPC Regionals and foreign teams.