May 31, 2011: Chinese and U.S. Universities Share Top Spots with Russian Schools at ICPC
Today's Topic: Chinese and U.S. Universities Share
Top Spots with Russian Schools at ICPC
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Chinese universities placed first and third, and an American university took the second spot, with five Russian Federation universities among the top twelve rankings in the 2011 ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ACM-ICPC) which concluded this week. First place went to Zhejiang University, with the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in second, followed by Tsinghua University in third. Among the top winning teams were universities from Germany, Ukraine, Poland, and Canada.
ACM President Alain Chesnais said ACM-ICPC offers expanding career opportunities for the participants, but it also illuminates the role of computing in solving problems, driving innovation, and benefiting society in boundless ways.Full results are available here.