• Natassja Bertram

    How contestants respond to electronic quarantine – photo gallery

    by  • July 10, 2013 • Natassja Bertram, stories, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    On Tuesday evening, the final exam tasks were released to delegation leaders, and for contestants that meant the beginning of the quarantine period. During this time, competitors and leaders are separated and may not communicate to ensure the confidentiality of all exam content. Phones are taken away, the wi-fi connection is switched off and...

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    Informatics develops more than just programming skills

    by  • July 9, 2013 • Natassja Bertram, stories • 1 Comment

    With the second exam of the 2013 International Olympiad of Informatics being held on Wednesday, informatics experts have said the competition develops more than just programming skills. According to IOI 2013 Scientific Chair Associate Professor Ben Burton, having three tasks released simultaneously creates an ongoing challenge that showcases skills not only in informatics, but...

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