Waterloo Programming Contests

Waterloo's local Programming Contests are held every term, and conducted according to ACM Rules with the following variances:

In the fall, Waterloo's local contests are used to select teams to represent Waterloo at the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest . All UW students are welcome - come to learn, come for fun, or come to win. Available programming languages are Scheme, C, C++, Java, and Pascal. You are allowed to bring notes and books. You are not allowed any electronic aids like calculators or the Web. Contact Ondřej Lhoták for more information.

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Next local contest

The next local contest will be in late September 2014. Sign up on the mailing list above to be notified when the date is announced.

Past contests

1 June, 2014 - Waterloo local contest

26 January, 2014 - Waterloo local contest

28 September, 2013 - Waterloo local contest

3 March, 2013 - Waterloo local contest

13 October, 2012 - Waterloo local contest

16 September, 2012 - Waterloo local contest

15 July, 2012 - Waterloo local contest

2 October, 2011 - Waterloo local contest

24 September, 2011 - Waterloo local contest

19 June, 2011 - Waterloo local contest

2 October, 2010 - Waterloo local contest

26 Septemeber, 2010 - Waterloo local contest

10 July, 2010 - Waterloo local contest

3 October, 2009 - Waterloo local contest

27 September, 2009 - Waterloo local contest

13 June, 2009 - Waterloo local contest

8 February, 2009 - Waterloo local contest

4 October, 2008 - Waterloo local contest

27 September, 2008 - Waterloo local contest

15 June, 2008 - Waterloo local contest

29 September, 2007 - Waterloo local contest

23 September, 2007 - Waterloo local contest

14 July, 2007 - Waterloo local contest

30 September, 2006 - Waterloo local contest

24 September, 2006 - Waterloo local contest

27 May, 2006 - Waterloo local contest

25 February, 2006 - Waterloo local contest

24 September, 2005 - Waterloo local contest

17 September, 2005 - Waterloo local contest

11 June, 2005 - Alberta/Waterloo local contest

Special thanks to Piotr Rudnicki for compiling this contest.

5 February, 2005 - Waterloo local contest

25 September, 2004 - Waterloo local contest

19 September, 2004 - Waterloo local contest

12 June, 2004 - Alberta/Waterloo local contest

Special thanks to Piotr Rudnicki for compiling this contest.

31 January, 2004 - Waterloo local contest

27 September, 2003 - Waterloo local contest

20 September, 2003 - Waterloo local contest

5 July, 2003 - Waterloo local contest

25 January, 2003 - Waterloo local contest

28 September, 2002 - Waterloo local contest

21 September, 2002 - Waterloo local contest

1 June, 2002 - Waterloo local contest

23 March, 2002 - ACM World Finals in Honolulu

26 January, 2002 - Waterloo local contest

29 September, 2001 - Waterloo local contest

22 September 2001 - Waterloo local contest

2 June 2001 - Waterloo local contest

10 March 2001 - ACM World Finals in Vancouver

17 January 2001 - Waterloo local contest

7 November 2000 - ACM East Central Regional Contest

23 September and 30 September 2000 - Waterloo local contest

15 March 2000 ACM World Finals

29 January 2000 - Waterloo local contest

13 November 1999 - ACM East Central Regional Contest

25 September & 2 October 1999

19 June 1999 - UW local contest

11 April 1999 - ACM World Championship in Eindhoven, The Netherlands

31 January 1999

14 November 1998 - ACM East Central Regional Contest

17 October 1998

4 October 1998

6 June 1998

Practice contest

31 Jan 1998

Practice Contest

24 Jan 1998

Invitational miniature team competition.

18 Oct 1997

U of T used the same problem set.

7 Oct 1997

U of T used almost the same problem set.

5 October 1996

28 September 1996

Past Waterloo Contests

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