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The 8th Irish Collegiate Programming Contest a great success

The UCC ACM student chapter hosted the Insight sponsored Irish Collegiate Programming Contest on Saturday 25th March 2017. The contest which is in its 8th year was the biggest yet with 44 teams registered representing more than 130 participants from 13 Third level institutions and including 6 Secondary school team. The organising committee comprised Mervyn O’Luing, Sorina Chisca, Anne-Marie George and Imran Khan, all from Insight. The committee will like to acknowledge the invaluable assistance of last year’s committee members Dr Barry Hurley, Padraig O’Duinn, Milan De Cauwer and Tadhg Fitzgerald in preparing the questions for this year’s contest. The committee also wishes to thank Professor Barry O’Sullivan for his continuous support as Faculty sponsor of the chapter. The committee acknowledges the generous prize sponsorships by these year’s partners - Google, Insight and Newsweaver.

The winning teams can be viewed here: http://acm.ucc.ie/