The second round of SOI 2013 is approaching.
Round 2T takes place on February 23rd. Meeting Point is in front of the CAB building at ETH Zurich at 9:45 AM http://www.mapsearch.ethz.ch/map/mapSearchPre.do?gebaeudeMap=CAB Don't forget to bring writing utensils. During the exam we will provide you with snacks and drinks. Tickets will be refunded at «Halbtax» price.
The exam takes 4 hours and no additional materials are allowed (no computers, no notes, etc.). The tasks are comparable with the theoretical tasks of the first round.
Our friends from EPF Lausanne will again organize the Helvetic Coding Contest this year.
The contest will take place on March 16th and the registration is open until March 3rd on www.hc2.ch
Contestants that also participate in SOI this year can indicate «SOI» as their association and then do not need to pay the registration fee and will get their travel expenses refunded.
We hope to see many SOI-teams at the contest and wish them best of luck!
The rankings of the first round 2013 are available. Congratulations to all the participants who qualified for the second round.
On 12 January 2013, the SOI-Day will take place at ETH Zurich. We prepared an exciting programme, filled with talks of computer scientists, explanations and solutions for the tasks of the first round and the live tournament of the “Who wants to be a billionaire?”-programs. Moreover, we will present the ranking of the first round and award amazing prizes.
The event is open to the public. You are very welcome to attend also if you did not participate this year. You are invited to bring along your friends, parents, teachers or other interested persons.
The International Olympiad in Biology 2013 will take place in Berne, Switzerland on July 14-21.
The organizers are currently looking for volunteers. You can find more information on their website.