Thursday, November 15, 2007

UIS hosts international collegiate programming contest

On November 3, UIS was host site for the regional segment of an international programming contest -- the 32nd annual International Collegiate Programming Contest, also known as the Global "Battle of the Brains" Software Competition.

The event has become the largest and most prestigious competition of its kind. Following regional contests held from September to December world-wide, 90 teams will advance to the World Finals. At UIS, 19 teams from eight colleges and universities competed.

The contest is sponsored by IBM and the Association for Computing Machinery. Read more>>

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