• About Chris Woods

    Chris Woods is studying for a Bachelor of Journalism/Arts, with a dual major in Writing and Film & Television. He is in his last year of study and will complete his final semester at the University of Stony Brook in New York. Chris intends to focus on science and political journalism, and intends to begin work in local radio next year.

    Final IOI conference reveals future of informatics competitions and education

    by  • July 11, 2013 • Chris Woods, Rose Maksoud, stories • 0 Comments

    Professor Valentina Dagiene, of Lithuania’s Vilnius University, introduced Wednesday’s conference and its speakers. Photo by Rosie Maksoud. While students undertook their final exam, some of the world’s top computer scientists and researchers offered a glimpse into the future of informatics. Wednesday morning saw the final IOI conference. Topics ranged from a history of Latvian...

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    Delegates enjoy fair dinkum Aussie fun at Lone Pine

    by  • July 7, 2013 • Chris Woods, reporters, stories • 1 Comment

    IOI guests enter Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. IOI guests have met with native Australian wildlife only a day into the event. More than 20 informatics enthusiasts were taken to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane on Sunday morning. The group included informatics students, past-competitors and current computer scientists. Guests held koalas, fed kangaroos and...

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