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    IOI conference 2013 – photo gallery

    by  • July 23, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Photos from this year’s International Olympiad in Informatics Conference Dr Valentina Dagiene introduces the guest speakers at the IOI conference. Mr Martin Marse of Charles University starts the event with his presentation on batch execution. Dr Steven Halim answers questions about his presentation on the Singapore teams training. Mr Sebastien Combéfis talks about IPLIDS...

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    Video Mini-Documentary – Australia and Informatics Education: where to next?

    by  • July 19, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The International Olympiad in Informatics annually hosts a collection of the brightest young minds in the field of computer science. Following from the University of Queensland’s School of Journalism and Communications coverage of the IOI 2013, this mini-video documentary explores discussion of informatics education surrounding this prestigious event and the direction of computer science...

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    Moving end to IOI 2013

    by  • July 13, 2013 • Rose Maksoud, stories, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The Closing Ceremony of IOI 2013 on Friday was both emotional and exciting. As they waited for the medals to be handed out, guests and competitors were treated to some outstanding performances by Australian groups. Silence fell amongst the crowd in Morris Hall at Brisbane’s Anglican Church Grammar School when an Aboriginal performing arts...

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    Bangladeshi brainiac Bristy is an inspiration for girls

    by  • July 12, 2013 • Melanie Keyte, stories, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The International Olympiad in Informatics has traditionally been a male-dominated competition, a trend Bristy Sikder from Bangladesh is hoping to change. Bristy, who was the only female competitor to medal in the 2012 IOI, says she hopes to inspire other females to start competing in the prestigious computer-programming competition. “I think if anybody tries,...

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