NCPC - 2022
Linköpings Universitet will host an on-site competition for the The Nordic Collegiate Programming Contest (NCPC) on Saturday October 8th. You may compete in teams of up to three persons with one computer together. Registration is done via the ICPC site, read more here. Registration closes 5th October - so make haste!
The top two teams from Linköping will get a chance to qualify further to the NWERC contest hosted in Delft, Netherlands! Note that your team must be marked as eligible on the ICPC site for this.
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Schedule October 8th
- 10:00am - Intro presentation
- 11:00am - The competition starts!
- 1:00pm (circa) - Free lunch for competitors on campus
- 4:00pm - End of competition
- 4:xxpm - End presentation
LiTHe kod will provide access to computer labs, free lunch and baloons for solved problems during the competition. But because the rules above it is not a must for participating. For those on campus the day starts 10:00am in Ada Lovelace, entrance 27 in the B-house, with information about the rules and some words from our sponsors. Contestants contesting from home will have a stream in our Discord server.
There will also be a warmup one week before the competition (October 2nd) with start ~11:00am. The warmup competition will be on Kattis for anyone who wants to test out the system. Come and ask questions about competetive programming or NCPC! There is not specific schedule, so if you wonder about how competetive programming actually works, this is the time to ask. (You can of course ask us on regular meetups as well.)
Qualification for NWERC can only be offered to teams that are qualified for ICPC, meaning all team members:
- Have not participated in NCPC or similar five different years.
- Have not participated in ICPC two different years.
- Are born 1998 or later.
- Started university studies or equivalent 2017 or later.
- Study at least 50% at a university.
Last updated: 2023-04-28